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The 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade To Air On The CW Network December 14th

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HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: A view of participants in the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)

The 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade Featuring Marine Toys for Tots, led by Grand Marshal Nancy O’Dell of Entertainment Tonight, and produced by Associated Television International.  The parade will be telecast as a two-hour primetime special on The CW Network on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, 7:00 p.m. CT.  The parade is hosted by Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain, and Montel Williams.  Elizabeth Stanton and Garrett Clayton serve as Co-Hosts.

HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: Laura McKenzie, Erik Estrada and Nancy O’Dell attend the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: TV Personality Nancy O’Dell participates in the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

This year’s parade will feature All-Star performances from Donny and Marie Osmond, The Beach Boys Performing Mike Love’s new single, “(You’ll Never Be) Alone on Christmas Day,” The Tearaways, The Band of Merrymakers, Mikalah Gordon, Blake Lewis, Clare Dunn, Elliott Yamin, Kimberly Caldwell, David Archuleta, Ashanti, Ruben Studdard, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!  There will also be a Special Tribute from Ludacris and a Special Appearance by Dr. Oz.

HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: Actress Kate Linder attends the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

 

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 25: TV Personality Laura McKenzie attends the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: Prince Mario-Max Schaumburg-Lippe attends the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)

Additional performers will include star magicians from The CW’s hit show Masters of Illusion returning for Season Six in the Summer of 2019, as well as performances from the Gevorkian Dance Academy, The Cubcakes Crew, Celtic Irish Dance Academy, Trinity Valley Community College Cardettes, Camp Broadway and 34th and Phunk.

The view a highlights reel of this year’s 2018 parade, please visit: https://vimeo.com/305176998/ac37e44356 

HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: A view of participants in the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA – NOVEMBER 25: Actress Kate Linder attends the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – NOVEMBER 25: Santa Claus attends the 87th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade on November 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Paul Archuleta/Getty Images)

The Hollywood Christmas Parade is an annual parade that takes place on the Sunday after Thanksgiving in the Hollywood community in Los Angeles, California, United States. 

The parade follows a 3.5-mile (5.6 km) route along Hollywood Boulevard, then back along Sunset Boulevard and features various celebrities among its participants.

Per tradition, Santa Claus appears at the conclusion of every parade. For more information visit http://thehollywoodchristmasparade.org/

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