The perennial favorites of young and old! Children of all ages line the streets of Hollywood, each year, eagerly anticipating the arrival of Santa Claus and the official start of the Holiday Season.
Meet everyone that helps Santa start the holiday season because for those lucky bystanders, a wink and wave from St. Nick is an added blessing!
98 Degrees Buzz Aldrin Cristela Alonzo Bradford Anderson Ashley Argota Jake T. Austin Frankie Avalon Obba Babatunde G.W. Bailey Bob Barker Sterling Beaumont Ed Begley, Jr. Laura Lee Bell Jimmy Bennett Paris Berelc Kelli Berglund Julie Berman Corben Bernsen Jacob Bertrand Jean-Luc Bilodeau Sean Blakemore Rowan Blanchard Daphne Blunt Michael Bolton Danny Bonaduce Asher Book Pat Boone David Boreanaz Cameron Boyce Karan Brar Tracey Bregman Doug Brochu Miles Brown Bailey Buntain Mason Burroughs LeVar Burton Ruth Buzzi Dean Cain Candace Cameron Maria CanalsBarrera Vivien Cardone Sabrina Carpenter David Carradine Nancy Cartwright Judith Chapman Max Charles Kristin Chenoweth Destiny’s Child Mario Cimarro Jessica Collins Angell Conway Jeanne Cooper David Copperfield Nikki Cox Isabella Cramp Layla Crawford Lucas Cruikshank Mekai Curtis Billy Ray Cyrus Eileen Davidson Oscar De La Hoya Allie Deberry Diana DeGarmo David Deluise Tony Denison William deVry Don Diamont Dog the Bounty Hunter Jason Dolley Tony Dow Lesley Ann Down Emma Dumont Jason Earles Elvira Hayley Erin Tiffany Espensen Kevin Eubanks Judi Evans Kayla Ewell Roshon Fegan Colin Ferguson Cristina Ferrare Lou Ferrigno Fyvush Finkel Tommy Flanagan Kate Flannary Benjamin Flores, Jr. Corey Fogelmanis Peter Fonda Vivica A. Fox Jennifer Gareis Teri Garr Brad Garrett Leeza Gibbons Thomas Gibson Melissa Gilbert Daniel Goddard Jonathan Goldsmith Gage Golightly Louis Gosset, Jr. Nolan Gould Katerina Graham Taylor Gray Kathy Griffin Jack Griffo
Matthew Gray Gubler Harry Hamlin Mark Hapka Melora Hardin Valerie Harper Curtis Harris Melissa Joan Hart Justin Hartley David Hasselhoff Tippi Hedren Florence Henderson Carolyn Hennesy Natasha Henstridge Catherine Hicks Tyler Hilton Maria Ho Tyler Hoechlin Hulk Hogan Terri Hoyos John Ingle Bryton James Carlon Jeffery Kaitlyn Jenkins Magic Johnson Coco Jones Shirley Jones Lonnie Jordan Sean Kanan Casey Kasem Ashlee Keating Dominic Keating Malcolm David Kelley Benjamin King Larry King Eartha Kitt Jack Klugman Carlos Knight Kool & the Gang Kira Kosarin Martin Kove Wally Kurth LA Clippers LA Lakers Lorenzo Lamas Joey Lawrence Christian LeBlanc Devan Leos Alison Lerner Vicki Lewis Jen Lilley Kate Linder Ray Liotta Lisa LoCicero Kenny Loggins George Lopez Mario Lopez Greg Louganis Demi Lovato Jessica Lowndes Susan Lucci Nigel Lythgoe Robert Macias Bailee Madison Lee Majors Joe Mantegna Vanessa Marano Jerry Marin Gilles Marini Marsai Martin Eric Martsolf Ron Masak James Maslow Jerry Mathers Ross Mathews Judge Mathis Marlee Matlin August Maturo John McCook Neal McDonough Mark McGrath Bridgit Mender Peton Meyer Tiffany Michelle Windell Middlebrook Christina Milian Donna Mills Aedin Mincks Julia Pace Mitchell Heather Elizabeth Morris Ronn Moss Tahj Mowry Frankie Muniz Leonard Nimoy Oscar Nunez Jerry O’Connell John O’Hurley Aubrey O’Day Edward James Olmos Melissa Ordway Tony Orlando Tito Ortiz Catherine
Oxenberg Hayden Panettiere Ian Patrick Robert Patrick Nia Peeples Carlos Pena Anna Maria Perez de Tagle Bradley Perry Seth Peterson Madison Pettis Regis Philbin Lauren Potter Ryan Potter Stefanie Powers Kristin Proctor Phil Proctor Molly Quinn Helen Reddy Khylin Rhambo Alfonso Ribeiro Addison Riecke LeAnne Rimes Lisa Rinna Naya Rivera Eric Roberts Jonathan Roberts Nick Robinson Kali Rocha Rico Rodriguez Tristan Rogers Romeo Mickey Rooney Marion Ross Victoria Ruffo Debra Jo Rupp Antonio Sabato, Jr. Michelle Safford Richie Sambora Richard Schiff Kevin Schmidt Melody Thomas Scott Stefanie Scott Marcus Scribner Jim Sears Atticus Shaffer Sayeed Shahidi Yara Shahidi William Shatner Nicolette Sheridan Jake Short Jessica Simpson Ione Skye Brandon Mychal Smith Kurtwood Smith Rena Sofer Hal Sparks Taylor Sprietler Kristoff St. John Mark Steines Mindy Sterling BooBoo Stewart Kaycee Stroh Olivia Stuck Susan Sullivan Caroline Sunshine Josh Sussman Cade Sutton George Takei Rip Taylor Simon Templeman Derek Theler George Thorogood Christopher Titus Heather Tom Pancho Tomaselli Michelle Trachtenberg Tenzing Norgay Trainor Anna Trebunskaya Danny Trejo Uggie the Dog Dick Van Dyke Dick Van Patten Jennifer Veal Kim Wayans Marlon Wayans Shawn Wayans Fred Willard Cindy Williams Montel Williams Stevie Wonder Eduardo Xol Beanna Yde Ace Young Dominic Zamprogna Yvonne Zima Ari Zucke
The Nebuta float is inspired by the popular Nebuta Festival of Aomori Prefecture, one of the largest and most famous festivals in all of Japan that dates back hundreds of years.
Falun Dafa, also known as Falun Gong, is a traditional Chinese self-cultivation practice based on the Principles of Truthfulness, Compassion and Forbearance.
The Crimson Regiment is a 5 time 5A and 6A SCSBOA Championship Finalist and 2 time 4A/5A WBA Grand Championship Finalist.
Under the direction of Jim Kusserow, the Porterville Panther Band has performed in 6 Tournament of Roses Parades, were honored on the Isaac Stern Stage, Carnegie Hall in New York City and performed a solo concert at Lincoln Center in New York City.
A non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to preserving the environment and preserving relationships within communities focusing on environmental education, cleanup and restoration work.
Mountain Fifes & Drums
Providing training in music, history, leadership, discipline, and responsibility, free of charge, to the youth of the San Bernardino Mountains, ages 10 to 18.
LAPD Emerald Society
The Los Angeles Police Emerald Society Pipes and Drums consists of members who are active, former, or retired law enforcement officers from law enforcement agencies throughout the Southern California area.
LA Catholic School
Catholic Archdiocese musicians and performers of Los Angeles, bringing a build a message of faith and love by marching in major parades and other events.
The Korean American Youth Performing Artists performs under the direction of Jae Eun Lee and introduces the beauty of the Korean culture to other communities.
Kaiser High School
The Kaiser Catamount Pride Band & Color Guard have amassed a plethora of awards and accolades for establishing a reputation of musical performance excellence.
A Students’ Art Troupe from China Guangxi University that upholds the spirit of passing on national culture and advocating refined arts and aims to reflect the true life and spirit of university students in Guangxi China.
From Faenza & Ravenna, Italy, these national champions of ancient medieval sports have performed all over the world.
The Gadsden Marching Band has been highly recognized nationwide, and participated in the Twenty-Seventh Annual New Year’s Day Parade and Festival in London, England on January 1, 2013.
Marine Band San Diego
The primary mission of Marine Band San Diego is to support the Recruit Training Regiment and other depot organizations.
Cedarburg High School
The Cedarburg High School Marching band has placed in the top 3 for 5 consecutive years at the WSMA State Marching Band Championships.
Bloomington High School
The band has marched in the Tournament of Roses Parade, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade as a 10 time Indiana State School Music Association State Marching Band finalist.
From beautiful Coeur d’Alene (Cor-da-lane), Idaho are a community based dance team comprised of women who combine their love of dance with the latest in LED lighting technology to provide the Wow factor where ever they go.
Since 1933, the Budweiser Clydesdales continue to be an enduring symbol of the brewer’s heritage, tradition and commitment to quality.
Charros de la Puente
Charros De La Puente have participated in various parades throughout Southern California. The entire group wears authentic charro outfits and ride on authentic saddles embellished with silver trim.
Knott’s Merry Farm
After Thanksgiving Knott’s Berry Farm is filled with the spirit of the holiday season as it wondrously transforms into Knott’s Merry Farm!
A step back in time takes us to the Renaissance Period. The beautiful all black horses are the Friesian and originated in Holland.
The Painted Ladies Rodeo Performers are the number one equestrian attraction at the Folsom Pro-Rodeo for 21 years and they sponsor the Folsom Pro Rodeo Queen contest.
The Victorian Roses Ladies Riding Society is an educational history organization for period-accurate, upscale, equine re-enactment.
The famous Wells Fargo stagecoach returns to the Hollywood Christmas Parade this holiday season, with the ribbons being handled by George Lane.
Health Net is providing community outreach during Covered CA open enrollment from Nov. 1, 2015 thru Jan. 31, 2016.
Mama Kingston Food Trucks
Since the demand for Janice Turners Jamaican homemade cooking has sky rocketed over the past years. Janice Turner decided to open a “Momma Kingston’s Kitchen” mobile food truck so that she could bring the taste of Jamaica to everyone who demanded what paradise fills like inside.
The 501st Legion is an all-volunteer organization formed for the purpose of bringing together costume enthusiasts under a collective identity.
Sister Cities of Los Angeles
A sister city is created when a community decides to join with a community in another nation to learn more about one another, and to develop friendly meaningful exchanges.
Air Force Mini Jet Team
The Air Force Mini Jet Team, a group of all-volunteer Sergeants and Airman, for the purpose of making difference in the lives of children.
MHI is a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural beauty pageant produced and directed by two very talented professionals, Silvio Nicholas Walters, and Elie Cane, with an extensive background in Business, the creative fields of Interior design, Fashion design, and the pageantry world.
Peter Pan & Tinker Bell: A Pirate’s Christmas
Tinker Bell, Wendy and Peter Pan embark on a wild quest to foil the pirates’ plot to kidnap Peter for Captain Hook’s Christmas present in this flying, singing, swashbuckling adventure, which features comedy, magic, dancers and contemporary music from Taylor Swift to the Bee Gees.