5th Annual Vallejo Mad Hatter Holiday Parade and Festival!

This is it!  The show that started it all. The Mad Hatter Holiday Parade has grown into a full community festival! Check out all the details here and on here!  Below is a summary of activities:


Inspired by Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland," the town of Vallejo has embraced its artistic side to create a full day of Christmas Holiday whimsy! Featuring an art car parade, fire dancers, G-NOME fire gnome, Mexican dancing horses, international food and craft vendors, art car rides, face painting, tree lighting ceremony, lighted boat parade, and Mad Hatter Ball! Here's the commercial:

Art car participants include:

  • Pirate Ship
  • Radio Flyer
  • Tilt-a-Hurl
  • Chester the Fire-Breathing Pony
  • Creature Quad Vehicles - Miss Tickle and the Hawk
  • Fire Breathing Dragon Wagon
  • Vicious Cycle

When:  Saturday December 6th, 2014. From 12:00 noon till 11:00 pm.

Schedule of Events

12pm - Hatter's Tea with Teddy (Vallejo Historical & Naval Museum)

2pm – FREE Festival Holiday Activities @ Unity Plaza and along Georgia Street

4:30pm – Mad Hatter Parade starts at Marin & Georgia Streets

6pm – Tree Lighting Ceremony with fire-shooting Santa Gnome

6:30pm – Lighted Boat Parade

7pm – GVRD’s Christmas Wonderland Park Tree Lighting @ 360 Glen

7:30pm – Mad Hatter Costume Ball @ Dance Unlimited (Georgia & Sonoma Blvd)

Where: Downtown Vallejo, mostly along Georgia Street. See map for details.