Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Concord Christmas Parade Return November 19-20 | Local News
6:55 p.m. Performance by Motion Dance Studio
7:20 p.m. Dance Expressions Performance
New for 2021, the Salvation Army will organize a canned food collection. In fiscal 2021, The Salvation Army helped 2,882 families in need through generous donations from the community. Residents and visitors are encouraged to bring non-perishable food to the Salvation Army tent located near the main event stage.
The following road closures will be in effect during the tree lighting event:
• Union Street between Cabarrus Ave and Foard Ave SW will close at 2:00 p.m. without parking starting at 12:00 p.m.
• Market Street SW will close at 3:00 p.m. and parking will be prohibited from 12:00 p.m.
• Barbrick Ave SW will close at 3:00 p.m. and parking will be prohibited from 12:00 p.m. onwards.
TrueCare Pharmacy 93rd Concord Christmas Parade
The annual Concord Christmas Parade is one of the oldest and continuous Christmas parades in North Carolina. The TrueCare 93rd Concord Christmas Parade route begins at the intersection of Church Street N and Lake Concord Road, and continues for two miles along Church Street, Buffalo Avenue and Union Street, ending at the intersection of Union Street and Corban Avenue .