Kershaw boasts three Christmas Parades, The Kershaw County Christmas Parade and The Boykin Christmas Parade, and the Lights of Lugoff, Kershaw County's only night-time parade. A parade is also part of the Elgin Catfish Stomp Festival.
Boykin Christmas Parade
Sunday, December 21, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
The world’s most unique Christmas Parade, usually held the third Sunday in December, draws thousands of spectators to the tiny hamlet of Boykin to enjoy a country Christmas and see what means of transportation Santa will find!
You just never know what to expect at the Boykin Christmas Parade! The Parade is open to EVERYONE. For more information, please visit www.theboykinchristmasparade.com. There is no entry fee, but donations to support Swift Creek Church are much appreciated.
Elgin Catfish Stomp Parade
Saturday, December 6, 2014, 10:00 a.m.
After 5 p.m. at (803) 518-5976
CLICK HERE to download the 2014 Parade Entry Form
CLICK HERE to download the 2014 Vendor Application Form
Kick off the holiday season on December 6th as the town of Elgin jumps with excitement during its annual pre-Christmas festival, the Catfish Stomp. The event will kick off with a parade at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning. Throughout the day visit arts and crafts vendors and enjoy mouth watering catfish stew and fried catfish with all the fixins to top off the fun. The Catfish Stomp is always held the first Saturday in December and is fun for the whole family.
Lights of Lugoff Christmas Parade
Saturday, December 13, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
(803) 438-6152 or,
Light up your holiday season and join in the fun at Kershaw County’s only night-time Christmas Parade.
Planning is underway for the “Lights of Lugoff Christmas Parade,” sponsored by the Lugoff Optimist Club, and excitement is in the air. The lights of a night time parade are magical for young and old and the fireworks show will certainly kick the night off and add to the festivities. What better way to showcase your club, school, business, church, etc. Entry forms are available online at www.lightsoflugoff.com.
Kershaw County Christmas Parade
Theme: Candy Canes & Christmas Carols
Download your entry form by CLICKING HERE!
Saturday, December 13, 2014, 10:00 a.m.
The second Saturday of December each year at 10 a.m., more than 3,000 spectators turn out for the Kershaw County Christmas Parade which boasts horses, fire trucks, floats, beauty queens, classic cars, dancing, music, Santa, and much, much more!
The parade begins at Laurens Street and proceeds South on Broad Street ending at the Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site. Bring your friends and family to enjoy this wonderful community celebration.