The Hartsville Christmas Parade takes place on South Fifth Street and Carolina Avenue on the second Saturday in December.

The 2021 Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 11th beginning at 3:00 p.m., rain or shine. Applications to participate in this year’s parade will be accepted until Friday, November 12th at 5:00 pm. Late applications will not be accepted this year as there are a limited amount of spots available due to COVID-19 restrictions. Applications can be submitted online, in person at The Key, Hartsville’s Visitors Center (106 E. Carolina Avenue) or mailed to:

City of Hartsville

Attn: Samantha Altman

P.O. Drawer 2497

Hartsville, SC 29551


2021 Hartsville Christmas Parade Application (PDF Printable Version)
Parade General Guidelines
Christmas Parade Float Rentals Contact Information
2021 Hartsville Christmas Parade Route
Please note: applications are not considered complete until we have received your application, payment, and proof of insurance. Please refer to the Entry Application above for a complete checklist.

For more information, contact Samantha Altman at or call 843.917.0602.