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Olde West Chester Christmas Walk Parade and Community Tree Lighting
A free community parade and tree lighting follows afternoon events hosted by the Merchants of Olde West Chester from 2 to 7 p.m.

Enjoy a day of holiday fun in the Olde West Chester community!

The Merchants of Olde West Chester host a free, family-friendly community event during the day beginning at 2 p.m. along Cincinnati Dayton Road. Holiday-inspired activities include photos with Santa, shopping, kids’ games and crafts, a petting zoo, horse-and-wagon rides, food and beverage, live music and more.

Enter the Parade

This event also includes a nighttime community parade. To enter a group, vehicle or float in the parade, complete and return the entry form (linked below). All parade participants should bring a signed waiver (page 3) with them on the day of the event. 


A community tree lighting outside Township Hall, 9113 Cincinnati Dayton Road, caps off the Olde West Chester Christmas Walk around 8 p.m.

Please note Cincinnati Dayton Road temporarily closes to traffic between the I-75 interchange and West Chester Road to accommodate the parade from about 6:45 to 8 p.m.