Christmas on 1st Avenue

2018 Christmas on First Avenue Santa Photo


Please see the changes and new schedule of events for this year's Christmas Lighting and Parade.  The Tree Lighting and Parade will be on separate days. 

Friday, December 5th 

The Tree Lighting Ceremony begins at 6:00 PM and we will light the tree at 8:00 PM at Knightdale Station Park! 

Saturday, December 6th

The Christmas Parade will begin at 4:00 PM on Knightdale Station Run and continue down     First Ave. to Fayetteville Street. 

Parade Route

The Parade will begin on Knightdale Station Run, go down First Avenue, and will end at the corner of First Avenue and Fayetteville Street.

Parade Line-up

The line-up/staging area will be on Knightdale Station Run (North side of Knightdale Station Park).  You will enter the area via Carolinian Avenue off Knightdale Boulevard, and take a right onto Knightdale Station Run. There will be a staff member on Knightdale Station Run to point you in the right direction.

Entries will be judged with awards for the 1st 2nd and 3rd place entries.