Christmas on 1st Avenue

Holiday Fair and Music

We are adding a new addition to the Christmas on First Avenue events.  We will begin the weekend on Thursday, November 29, 2018 from 6pm-8pm at Knightdale Station Park.  We will have all types of different vendors selling Christmas items, a live band playing Christmas music and food trucks.  So let's all get in the Christmas spirit and get ready to start a fun-filled Christmas weekend.  If you are interested in being a vendor at the Holiday Fair, please submit your application to

Knightdale Christmas Tree Lighting:

Knightdale's annual Tree Lighting will be held on Friday, November 30, 2018 from 6pm-8pm.  This event includes letters to Santa, visiting with Mrs. Claus and the head elves, activities, food vendors, music, performances and a visit from Santa! Be sure to mark your calendar for this annual event. The tree is lit at the conclusion of the event.


Knightdale Christmas Parade:

The Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 beginning at 2pm.  This annual event brings over a thousand people to view as local schools, non-profits, and businesses parade their floats, bands, and other decorated pieces down 1st Avenue.  Please click here for parade registration form.  



Susie Paschal
Recreation Program Supervisor