West Chester Christmas Parade
Brandywine Valley's Greatest Winter Celebration
Thank you to The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce and everyone else who helped make the 2017 Christmas Parade such a success!
Didn't make it this year - or just want to see more? Tune in to QVC on Christmas Day to catch some special 2017 parade highlights throughout the day!
See the carolers at various locations throughout the downtown this holiday season!
AFTERNOON CAROLING DATES & TIMES:
Wednesday, Dec 6 | 12:45pm-2:45pm
Saturday, Dec 9 | 3:45pm-5:45pm
Wednesday, Dec 13 | 12:45pm-2:45pm
Saturday, Dec 16 | 12pm-2pm
Wednesday, Dec 20 | 12:45pm-2:45pm
EVENING CAROLING DATES & TIMES:
Friday, Dec 8 | 6:30pm-8:30pm
Friday, Dec 15 | 6:30pm-8:30pm
Friday, Dec 22 | 6:30pm-8:30pm
SANTA'S EXPRESS on the WEST CHESTER RAILROAD
Weekends, November 19 - December 16, 2017
All aboard Santa's Express! Join Santa for a 90-minute journey on the heated West Chester Railroad through the Chester Creek Valley. Santa greets everyone at Market Street Station, then rides along to Glen Mills. Explore the historic Glen Mills Station where there's plenty of photo opportunities on Santa's lap, so remember your cameras. Live music by Greg Wright & Friends. On board snack car offers hot dogs, hot chocolate and various snacks (cash only). A rain, shine, or snow event. See details.
QVC WEST CHESTER CHRISTMAS PARADE
Friday, November 30, 2018
USA Today called West Chester's Christmas celebration "one of the top ten places to experience the arrival of Santa Claus during the holiday season." The parade comes alive with hundreds of dancers, performers, and musicians making the event a true extravaganza. Dozens of other activities surround the parade, so come downtown early and enjoy all the Christmas spirit. The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce's 39th Annual Christmas Parade is presented by QVC and will be televised on Christmas Day.
HOLIDAY HOME TOUR
Saturday, December 8, 2018 | 10am-3pm
Join the West Chester Public Library for their 8th Annual Holiday Home Tour, featuring eleven historic homes beautifully decorated for the holiday season. All proceeds benefit the West Chester Public Library. See additional information.
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PARKING TIP --> Your best option for parking in downtown West Chester are the centrally located municipal parking garages. Park as long as you want and have no fear of getting an overtime parking ticket. Go to the Parking Tab for details. Download the updated downtown parking map. The Justice Center Garage is free after 5pm and on weekends.