Welcome to Carolina Carillon Holiday Parade

Watch todays parade coverage at 10am on WIS TV.

About the Carillon

The 69th Annual Carolina Carillon Holiday Parade will be held Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 in historic downtown Columbia. This South Carolina tradition, featuring festive holiday entries from all across the state, will begin at 9:45 a.m. at the intersection of Sumter Street and Laurel Street. The parade will proceeding down Sumter toward the USC Horseshoe, and end on Senate Street.

WIS-TV begins live statewide coverage of the parade at 10 a.m. from their broadcasting area, located on the corner of Sumter and Gervais. This telecast reaches over 40 counties in South Carolina as the Carillon is considered not only the Capital City's premier parade, but The Official Holiday Parade of South Carolina.

This year we look forward to featuring, marching bands, drill teams,local churches, dozens of beautiful floats and, of course, Santa Claus!


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what you need to know

Registration for the 2022 Carolina Carillon Parade is now closed.

2022 Parade Line up

Carolina Carillon Parade 2022 Line Up (updated 12/01/22)
Carolina Carillon Parade 2022 Line Up (Alphabetical) (updated 11/22/22)
Carolina Carillon Parade 2022 Assembly Map (updated 11/25/22)