Parade Viewing Info


 DIRECTIONS: Stafford Regional Airport is located at 95 Aviation Way, Fredericksburg, VA 22406. From I-95, take Exit 136, Centreport Parkway West for about three miles, turn left onto Aviation Way. Follow signs and parking marshals to designated parking areas.

Free admission! The Stafford Christmas Parade will be held rain, shine or snow.  Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm. 

Feel free to bring lawn chairs and/or blankets to sit on. There are alot of parking spaces that would work for viewing the parade from your vehicle if you get there early.   

Use of alcoholic beverages is absolutely prohibited. Disregarding this rule will result in immediate removal from the parade.  This is a family, kid friendly event.

PARADE ROUTE:  Floats will be coming out of the airport hangar area on to Aviation Way heading towards the terminal, will circle the parking lot in front of the terminal and head back to the start.  See the picture above for the route.

DOGS are welcome (especially those dressed up for Christmas), your dog needs to be on a leash and crowd-friendly, you know the drill, clean up, etc.

FOOD VENDORS ONSITE:  McCoys BBQ, Funnel Cake Cafe & Wrights Delights.  There will be plenty of food.  Come early and enjoy the parade. Food will be located to the right of the terminal building.

JUDGES STAGE /LOST & FOUND - Will be to the left of the Terninal Building.  You can't miss the Hilldrup Stage Trailer.  We plan on having music and the local TV station, CVTV at the stage.

 Portable restrooms in front of the airport terminal and at the Hilldurp Stage and in the Line up Area.  There are NO restroom facilities available inside the airport!  You are welcome to visit the beautiful airport terminal inside, but there are no restrooms inside the building.

Best View & Parking COME EARLY!

 PARKING:  There are paved parking lots in front of the airport terminal.  Perfect for viewing the parade, bring your chairs and blankets, tail gate. 

Overflow parking will be in the field just past the paved parking.  

If these lots are filled, you will need to park on the sides of Aviation Way and walk to the parade.

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