Hometown Christmas Parade & Light-up Night

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 6:30pm
The season officially kicks off in downtown Johnstown for our anual Hometown Christmas Parade & Light Up Night.
Our 40’ tall animated Tree and video animation brings thousands of visitors into the Central Business District to experience the magic of Christmas.
The Hometown Christmas Parade & Light Up Night is intended to get everyone in the festive Holiday spirit.  This parade includes huge helium balloon floats and ends with Santa lighting up the amazing display in Central Park.
A must see event!

If you would like to participate in the Hometown Christmas Parade, please send an email to [email protected].

  • Event Lineup:
  • 5:00 pm:  Visit lobby of AmeriServ to see Historical Johnstown Christmas Displays
  • 5:45 pm:  Ugly Sweater Run
  • 6:00 pm:  Christmas Carols sung by the Johnstown Symphony Chorus (City Hall Steps)
  • 6:30 pm:  Parade Steps Off
  • Following Parade:  Immediately following the parade, Santa lights-up Central Park & HUGE 36' Tree.  Santa will then meet with all of the children providing goodie bags.


Downtown Johnstown
Main Street
Johnstown, PA 15901
Contact Name/Organization: 
Discover Downtown Johnstown Partnership
Cost of Event: