December 4, 2014
See the largest Christmas Parade in northwest Georgia with more than 100 floats entered annually. The parade begins at 6 p.m. through downtown Cartersville beginning at Tabernacle Baptist Church parking lot, right on Church St, left on Bartow St, left on Main St, Left on Stonewall St, Left on Church St, right on Tennessee St to church parking lot. Sponsored by Cartersville Exchange Club. The “Bucket Brigade” will collect donations benefit three children-related charities: Advocates for Children, the Boys and Girls Club of Bartow County, and Bartow Christmas Coalition. DDA’s Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony begins at 4 in Friendship Plaza. Events include pictures with Santa, music and dance performances.