The Town of Berwick and the City of Somersworth Christmas Parade Committees would like to welcome our local community members to the Berwick & Somersworth Christmas Parade & Winter Gala. This year’s theme is “All I want for Christmas is…” The parade and winter gala will be held on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017. The parade will begin at 2:30pm, starting on Wilson Street in Berwick. The route will follow onto Allen St and then Sawmill Hill Rd and enter Somersworth on Market Street. The Parade will then head to High Street, turn onto Constitutional Ave and finish on Main Street in front of the Somersworth Plaza. The Winter Gala will take place downtown by the Somersworth Library and will begin at 2pm. The Winter Gala will include: an ice sculpting demonstration, dancing performances, the Polar Express Reading and singing by local school children. Following the gala – Somersworth fireworks will go off at 4:30pm, the annual lighting of the Somersworth City Christmas Tree with caroling for all to join in will take place at 4:50pm! The tree will be located near the old police station. The Berwick Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at 4:15pm at the Town Hall. The Berwick and Somersworth Christmas Parade and Winter Gala will be a perfect event to get you into the holiday spirit, providing festive entertainment and performances for children of all ages! Keep the tradition alive with your family and friends by joining us on December 2nd for this great event.
Interested in being a sponsor or participating in the parade or gala? For more information, please visit the town or city website and access to Parade Float Entry Forms. Should you have any questions, contact Beth Poulin (Somersworth Chair) at 603-692-6310 or Kim Taylor (Berwick Chair) at 207-698-1101 x117.