Here is the complete list of trophy & plaque winners from our 2018 Delmar Christmas Parade:
Best Appearing Float: 1st place Delmar Elementary Singing Bobcats – 2nd place Bi-State Ruritan Club – 3rd place 3C-USA Church.
Best Fire Dept: Bridgeville (Delmar automatically gets a trophy)
Best Appearing Vehicle(s): R. Smith Farms – 2nd place – Eastern Shore Jeep Assn. 3rd place: Mhros Gas
Best Equestrian: Malone Stable
Most Unique Entry: R. Smith Farm
Judges awards: Crown Vic Boys & Girls, CATO, Delmar Pop Warner, Sussex County EMS and Girl Scout Troop 394 Polar Express.
If you did not pick up your trophy or plaque after the parade – please pick up from Roger Martinson at his Edward Jones office in the State Line Plaza in Delmar! Thank you to everyone who participated in our parade this year! It started off kind of iffy with sprinkles, but we all made it! Nice kickoff to the Christmas season! Merry Christmas Delmar!
The Delmar Christmas Parade is scheduled for Saturday Dec. 1st at 2pm.
Our rain date (if needed) is Sat. Dec. 15th at 2pm.
Participation in our parade is FREE, however, ALL entrants MUST have an application on file.
Deadline for application is: Tuesday, November 27th.
You can download the application from here :Christmas Parade App. 2018 , download it from our Facebook page (by searching Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce, or you can pick one up from Delmar Town Hall. You can also call us on our voicemail, 302-846-3336 and leave your name, address and phone # and we will mail one to you. (Deadline for us mailing the application is Tuesday, Nov. 20th.
Please be sure to include your email address on your application in case we need to reach you outside of normal hours about your entry or other notification regarding the parade. It makes our jobs a LOT easier if we have to reschedule from the original date.
Trophies and plaques will be awarded in several categories. The list is in the application packet.
Come help us ring in the Christmas season in Delmar!
Delmar Christmas Parade
Saturday, Dec. 16th at 2:00 pm.
There will not be a rain date this year…it’s either happening on the 16th or won’t happen this year.
Participation in the parade is FREE – with application on file.
Deadline for parade applications is Wednesday, Dec. 13th.
The application file is attached. You may email completed application to us, mail it by regular mail (make sure we RECEIVE it before deadline) or you can drop it off to Delmar Town Hall.
Revised Christmas Parade App. 2017
This year’s Christmas Parade will be held on Saturday, December 3, 2016.
The parade will start at 2 pm.
Our rain date for the parade is Saturday, December 17th, at 2 pm.
Participation applications are available by:
- Calling the Chamber voicemail and leaving your name, address & phone #.
- Emailing the Chamber at firstname.lastname@example.org (quickest)
- Pick one up from Delmar Town Hall during regular business hours.
The application deadline is Wednesday, November 29th.
There will be no exceptions.
It is FREE to participate in our parade and trophies and plaques will be awarded in several categories upon the conclusion of the parade.
The judges stand will be located at the corner of Bi-State Blvd. and State Street.
Grand Marshalls this year are Gary and Anna Humphreys, our 2016 Citizens of the Year.
The 2015 Delmar Christmas Parade, sponsored by The Greater Delmar Chamber of Commerce will be held on Saturday, December 5th at 2pm.
The rain date, if needed, will be Saturday, December 12th at 2pm.
The judges stand will be located in the Johnson’s OK Used parking lot at the corner of Bi-State Blvd. and State Street.