Past Parade Themes and Grand Marshal's

2018Share the WarmthCommunity Hero, James Shaw Jr.
2017Share the WarmthMike Fisher
2016Share the WarmthKelly Clarkson
2015Miracle on BroadwayJana Kramer
2014Share the WarmthEric Close
2013*Share the WarmthEric Close
2012A Christmas SaluteGoodlettsville Little League Team
2011Christmas Around the WorldVince Gill
2010Home for the HolidaysGerry House
2009Share the Warmth of the HolidaysJohn Rich
2008Christmas MemoriesPhil Stacey
2007Holiday ShowcaseSteve Wariner
2006A Magical Blasé of Christmas PastLorrie Morgan
2005Musical Notes & Holiday FloatsJosh Turner
2004Winter Nights & Magical LightsPhil Vassar
2003Celebrating The Spirit of ChristmasDel McCoury
2002Celebrating Golden MemoriesLonestar
2001Singing in the SeasonDayna Curry
2000Celebrating the Magic of the MillenniumCharley Pride
1999Celebrating the Magic of the MillenniumDeana Carter
1998Sporting the Christmas SpiritBryan White
1997Celebrating the Joy of GivingJoe Diffie
1996Star Spangled ChristmasLee Greenwood
1995Christmas Toys for Girls and BoysAmy Grant/Gary Chapman
1994Magic Music of ChristmasPatty Loveless
1993Toy Trains & Candy CanesMarty Stuart
1992Toy Trains & Candy CanesEmmylou Harris
1991Christmas Lights, Winter NightsPorter Wagoner
1990Grand Ole ChristmasJerry Clower
1989Merry Christmas NashvilleRiders in the Sky
1988Songs of the SeasonRicky Skaggs/Sharon White
1987A Christmas FantasyCrystal Gayle
1986A Tennessee ChristmasThe Forrester Sisters
1985Christmas HomecomingAlex Haley
1984Christmas MemoriesConway Twitty
1983Merrie Melodies of ChristmasTom T. Hall
1982Christmas Is CaringHank Snow
1981A Magical ChristmasRex Allen, Jr.
1980A Centennial Christmas200 Residents from Nashville
1979A Child's ChristmasCharlie Daniels
1978Grand Ole ChristmasWilma Rudolph
1977Christmas Is...Dottie West
1976Silver Anniversary - 25 YearsKitty Wells
1975Once Upon A ChristmasJerry Reed
1974Make A Joyful Noise - The Songs of ChristmasRoy Acuff
1973Jeannie C. Riley
1972Brenda Lee
1971Archie Campbell
1968Old & New Stories for Children
1967The Wonderful World of Dr. D. O. Little
1966When The World Was Young
1965Storybook Parade
1964Toyland Parade
1963Storybook Parade
1962Toyland Parade
1961Fairy Tales
1960T'was The Night Before Christmas
1959Christmas Joys & Circus Toys
1958Christmas Around The World
1957Storybook Land
1956Fairy Tales
1955Four Happiest Days of a Child's Year - Easter, Birthday, Circus Day and Christmas
1954Parade of the Sea
1952The Magic Spell of ChristmasChas. Andrews (NPC)

* In 2013, the Parade was cancelled