4th of July Porch Parade

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Show off your 4th of July spirit with La Palma’s Porch Parade! Decorate the front porch of your home or business with the holiday theme. Holiday decorations will be judged in multiple categories and certificates will be awarded to the winners of each category. Decorations must be ready by 12 p.m. on Saturday, June 19 and stay up till Monday morning, July 5.


STEP 1: REGISTER YOUR DISPLAY!

  • Registration is FREE! Register Here! 
    • Note: Your address will be added to the online Porch Parade list.

STEP 2: DECORATE YOUR PORCH, FRONT YARD OR BUSINESS

  • Go patriotic, go inspirational or go wild with your own ideas. The point of decorating is to unleash your creativity and inspire hope for your friends and neighbors.
  • Porches must be fully decorated by 12 p.m. on Saturday, June 19 and able to stay up until midnight Sunday, July 4.
  • Decorations must be appropriate for family friendly audiences.
  • Don’t have a porch? No problem! Feel free to decorate your lawn, the sidewalk, a window, or something else visible from the street or sidewalk.

STEP 3: EXPLORE, CELEBRATE, SHARE

  • Check the Porch Parade list often to see the celebration grow!
  • Go for a walk around your neighborhood, take pictures of the porches you find, post and tag us on social media to help share the joy! #LaPalmaPorchParade
  • The more people who take part, the more celebration there is to share, so get your friends and neighbors involved!

STEP 4: JUDGING

Displays will be judged for the following categories:

  • Most Patriotic – Residence/Business-property showing the most patriotic spirit
  • Most Outstanding Decorations – Best decorations used
  • People’s Choice Award – Online voting will be provided
  • Spirit of Freedom – Inspiring messages
  • Neighborhood Spirit – Best decorated street of La Palma

Certificates will be awarded for winners of each category.