Manteo Christmas Parade returns December 2

Like years previous, Santa Claus will be in attendance at the highly anticipated event. (Submitted/Town of Manteo)

The 2023 Manteo Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2023, at 10:30 a.m. The route will begin at Manteo High School and ends at the College of the Albemarle campus parking lot.

The rain date for this year’s parade is Sunday, December 3rd, 2023 at 2:00 p.m.

The Town encourages all those interested in being a part of this year’s celebration to fill out the parade registration form as soon as possible by visiting

In addition, please take notice of additional upcoming events in-store for the Town this season:
  • Annual Christmas Tree Lighting: Friday, December 1, at 6 p.m.
  • Midnight Magic in Manteo: A New Year’s Eve event on Sunday, December 31st from 6 p.m. to midnight. More information to come.