Let’s have a Christmas Parade!

We are excited to conduct the Madisonville Christmas Parade this year after a year away due to the COVID-19 pandemic!

The Parade will be held on Saturday, December 4, 2021, beginning at 5:00 PM, local time. Parade lineups will begin at 3:00 PM that afternoon in the designated lineup areas.

The theme for the 2021 Parade is “Light the Night!

In the event of rain on the parade date, the Parade will be conducted on the following Saturday, December 11, 2021, at the same time.

2021 Float Entry Form

To enter a FLOAT in the 2021 Madisonville Christmas Parade, please complete and submit the following form:

2021 FLOAT Entry Form and Release (PDF)

2021 General (Non-Float) Entry Form

To enter a GENERAL ENTRY (any non-float entry) in the 2021 Madisonville Christmas Parade, please complete and submit the following form:

2021 GENERAL (Non-Float) Entry Form and Release (PDF)

All parade entry forms must be completed and submitted with the appropriate entry fee no later than Monday, November 29, 2021. If you do not submit your completed entry form and the required entry fee by that date, we cannot guarantee you participation in the Parade.
NO APPLICATIONS will be accepted after Wednesday, December 1, 2021.
Entry forms should be submitted to MADISONVILLE NOON KIWANIS CLUB, PO BOX 1331, MADISONVILLE, KENTUCKY 42431.

2021 Electronic Form Submission

If you would prefer to submit your parade entry form electronically, you may do so at the following link:

2021 Electronic Entry Form

“Santa Claus” Rule

In order to help us avoid confusion for the children watching the Parade, we kindly request that Santa Claus not ride on your float or other parade entry. We promise that Santa Claus will attend the Parade, and that he will ride on designated float at the end of the Parade. We appreciate your assistance and conformity with this rule.


The Madisonville Noon Kiwanis Club reserves the right to deny parade participation privileges to any individual, group, club, or other entity who, in the sole determination of the Madisonville Noon Kiwanis Club, engages in offensive, obscene, disruptive, or other similar conduct unbecoming of the Madisonville Noon Kiwanis Club or contrary to the spirit of the Christmas Parade.

2021 Parade Sponsors

We couldn’t conduct the parade without our sponsors. If you see any folks from these groups, please say “THANKS” for helping us with the parade:

  • Carhartt
  • Baptist Health Deaconess Madisonville
  • Bruce & Company
  • First United Bank and Trust Company
  • Tara Edwards – Edward Jones Investments
  • Law Office of William M. Cox Jr PLLC
  • The Messenger
  • Alford, Nance, Jones & Oakley
  • Coal Field Flooring
  • Coldwell Banker Terry & Associates
  • Cole & Durham Insurance Agency
  • Harris Funeral Home
  • Legate’s Furniture World
  • Berry Kington & Utley
  • Ken Gibson Realtors
  • Woodruff Supply Company
  • Hoard Custom Signs