CENTRAL PALM BEACH (October 30, 2017) — The Central Palm Beach County Chamber and Village of Wellington are proud to announce the 34th Annual Wellington Holiday Parade. Schumacher Family of Dealerships, long- time supporter of this event, will return as the Automotive Presenting Sponsor along with Presenting Sponsor Wellington Regional Medical Center.
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue and PBSO Representatives will serve as the parade Grand Marshalls for 2017 as a way to thank them for all there service not only during natural disasters such as Hurricane Irma, but throughout the year.
The event, which draws 20,000 spectators, will take place on Sunday, December 10th at 1:30 pm. This year’s theme, “A World of Make Believe”, will be on display as participants ride and walk the route of the parade up Forest Hill Boulevard. To ensure a safe path for pedestrians, road closures will begin at 1:00 pm.
The Holiday Park, located in the Wellington Amphitheater, will feature local Elementary Schools choruses, a string ensemble and Anna and Elsa will make an appearance, performing on stage and greeting children in The Holiday Park before the parade. The Holiday Park also includes exhibitors offering arts and crafts, food, face painting, games, local businesses and more. The Holiday Park is sponsored by Waste Management, Retreat Palm Beach, and Equestrian Sports Production. It will be open from 11:00 a.m-4:00 p.m.
The day of festivities would not be possible without the invaluable co-operation of Wellington, PBSO, the Palm Beach County Fire and Rescue and the generosity of our presenting sponsors Schumacher Family of Dealerships, and Wellington Regional Medical Center. Holiday Park Sponsors: Waste Management, Retreat of Palm Beach, and Equestrian Sports Production.
Other Community Sponsors include: Center for Bone and Joint, The City of Greenacres, Minto Communities of South Florida, Republic Services of Palm Beach, The Mall at Wellington Green, TD Bank, J&J Produce, Wellington Golf Cars, Boynton Financial Group, Whole Foods Market, Two Men and a Truck, Carrabbas, Starbucks, Hill Audio Visual, JJ Muggs Stadium Grill, Print-it Plus PCI, Prime America, AGTS Insurance and Walgreens.
Media Partners include: The Palm Beach Post, Town Crier, Sun Sentinel, Wellington, the Magazine, The Around Wellington, ESPN West Palm Beach, WRMF, SCORE-ing Your Business, 900 AM.
About the Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce
The Central Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce is a private, not-for-profit 501(c)(6) organization dedicated to business advocacy, economic development, and education. From Cane-to-Coral the communities located within the Chamber’s footprint are: Acreage, Atlantis, Belle Glade, Greenacres, Lake Clarke Shores, Lake Worth, Lantana, Loxahatchee, Loxahatchee Groves, Manalapan, Palm Springs, Royal Palm Beach, South Palm Beach, Wellington, Westlake and West Palm Beach. For more information, please visit www.cpbchamber.com.