The 2022 Annual Lincolnton Christmas Parade, 

Tree Lighting, Santa House, and Carriage Rides!

2022 Candy Land Christmas in Historic Downtown Lincolnton

Sunday, November 27, 2021

64th Annual 

Lincolnton Christmas Parade 

& Tree Lighting!

4pm - Parade Starts

Tree Lighting after the Parade (approximately 6pm)

Christmas Parade registration forms and info 

will be posted on this page in early October!

Carriages (2017)

2022 Santa House & Carriages - Candy Land Christmas Nights in Lincolnton!

Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday starting 12/1 through 12/17 (3 weekends). We may add some dates the week of Christmas too, watch this space!

Santa will be greeting North Pole visitors between 5pm and 8pm each Th/Fri/Sat at the Santa House on the NE Court Square at Sycamore Street. FREE!

Carriage & Wagon Rides will tour Historic Downtown Lincolnton between 6:30pm - 9:30pm every Th/Fri/Sat. Departs from the 100 or 200 Block of East Main Street. Cash only, no reservations. 

Carriage rides $15/person, wagon rides $10/person, under 2 free. Carriages generally accommodate 2-4 people & wagons hold 8-10, every effort is made to keep groups/families together.

Fun Happenings in LTown during the 2022 Christmas season

The 2022 Christmas Parade theme is "A Candy Land Christmas - Sweet Surprises" and all parade entries are encouraged to get creative and use the Candy Land theme in their parade presentation!! Awards & bragging rights for winners of:

  • Best Candy Land Parade Theme
  • Best Golf Cart (one or group)
  • Best Youth Participation
  • Best Handmade Float/Display

Public Service Parade Entry & Vendor Applications