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Barrington Borough Christmas Tree Lighting and Parade

November 29, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


You are invited to the annual Barrington Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:30 at the Borough Hall.

Fire Truck parade to follow around 7:00 p.m.

If you’ve never seen Santa Claus arrive in his noisy Firetruck Parade, this is the year to join in the fun!  Fire companies from all over the area decorate their emergency vehicles with thousands of lights and parade them down Clements Bridge Road with horns and sirens blaring. The parade will start around 7:00pm and follow the traditional holiday parade route listed below.

Sensory Friendly Area- Rite Aid to Moore Avenue. All Sirens will stop during this time.

Santa, hot chocolate and cookies after the parade back at fire station for the little kids.

Parade starts at the intersection of Clements Bridge Rd and Barrington Avenue, travels south to Gloucester Pike, continues down Gloucester Pike (pass Rite Aid on left), right at Mothes Island onto Moore Ave, around to the right and a left onto 5th Ave, right onto Reading Ave, right onto 3rd Ave, left onto Haines Ave where parade ends at the Fire House.


November 29, 2019
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Barrington Municipal Building
Barrington, NJ United States


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