Murray Rotary Club

Welcome to Light Up Murray!

The Murray Rotary Club is hosting the “Rotary 'Light Up Murray' Christmas Parade at night! Starting at 5:00 p.m. on December 1, Murray will kick-off the holiday season with an electrical light display through the downtown.

The parade route will move down Main Street, beginning at 10th Street, passing across the court square, and ending in the Municipal parking lot just past 3rd Street. The deadline for applications will be Sunday, November 25, 2018. There is no cost to participate in this community event. No late applications will be accepted. Participants will be informed of the line-up numbers through email. Each participant MUST submit an email.

Please visit this website for any information regarding Murray, Kentucky’s Downtown Winter and Holiday events, schedules and descriptions.

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Rotary International of Murray Parade!

Parade registration is now closed. Thanks to all of those who are participating!

Ideas on how to make your float stand out!

  1. Use Christmas lights lighted decorations to illuminate your nighttime float.
  2. Use metallic or reflective elements in a float decoration.
  3. Use black lights to create an interesting nighttime parade float.
  4. Incorporate holiday theme music.
  5. And as always, safety first.
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Downtown Murray, Kentucky Events

Dickens Downtown presented by Kenlake Foods - Kroger Manufacturing

November 30, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm
Downtown Murray

Start the Christmas season off right with the lighting of the community Christmas tree and visiting Santa in his house. Cooking decorating, the community concert and musical entertainment will be available around the court square and the downtown stores will be open for holiday shopping.

Town and Gown Christmas Concert

November 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm
First Baptist Church

Town and Gown Community Band Christmas Concert; free to attend.

Downtown Events

November 30, 2018
Downtown Murray

    -Lighting of the Christmas tree 5:30 p.m.
    -Visit Santa's House
    -Candy Cane Hunt
    -Shopping
    -Children's Crafts
    -Cookie Decorating
    -Carriage Rides
    -Musical entertainment
    -T&G Community Band Christmas Concert 7:00 p.m.

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Murray, Kentucky Fun Run Holiday Hustle

In order to participate, please register online!

To learn even more, please visit our Facebook page!

Download the Fun Run Holiday Hustle Poster

Map Route & Details


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