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Montgomery County Thanksgiving Parade

November 18, 2023 • 10am-12pm • Veterans Plaza
FREE • No Tickets Needed


The Montgomery County Thanksgiving Parade is always looking for volunteers to be elves and pilgrims on floats, reindeer and penguins in the parade.  The parade needs volunteers, aged 13 and older, to dress up in costume, to serve as unit leaders, and to be inflatable and balloon handlers.  The hours for volunteers are from 7:30am to 1:30pm (volunteers need to be present the entire six hours) on Saturday, November 18.  Volunteers meet at the Silver Spring Civic Building at One Veterans Place at Ellsworth Drive and Fenton Street.

To Sign Up Ahead of Time to Volunteer: