Parade Of Lights & Chili Cookoff

Join us on November 27th 2021 for this annual, and one of our most popular holiday events. Everyone decorates their golf carts, rzrs, jeeps, boats and floats and last year we had well over 75 parade entries. Enter our Chili Cookoff by signing up by email with our event coordinator Peggy Stankovich at

Decorate your vehicle check in at the Rotunda from 4:30-5:45. Donate your unwrapped toy to (Marine Corp Toys 4 Tots)

Bring your chili entry (in a crockpot) to the Rio Loco Grill between 5-5:30 pm to sign up for the Chili Cookoff!

Santa and Mrs. Claus will lead the parade in their side by side this year. We start promptly at 6:00!

We will meet up in the Rotunda for the Quilt Auction (benefitting Marine Corp Toys 4 Tots), Chili Cookoff and Awards announcement for vehicle entries after the parade ends.