Annual Town Events

First Responders Parade and CelebrationLast Saturday in June

Celebrate this patriotic season by attending an event honoring all First Responders. The First Responders Parade and Celebration Event includes a parade, concert, and fireworks, with Food Vendors on site.

The parade will begin on Main Street (at Kenmore Road) travelling north, continuing past Garland and Lee Streets, turning right on Second Street and ending at Second Stage.

Town of Amherst Christmas Parade1st Friday in December

Celebrate the fun and excitement of the holiday season in the Town of Amherst by attending the Town of Amherst Christmas Parade featuring colorful floats and entries from local businesses, churches, schools and civic groups, as well as high school marching bands and – of course – Santa Claus.

First visit Santa at Town Hall and don’t forget the wonderful tradition of the Tree Lighting Ceremony, immediately preceding the parade.

The Parade will begin on South Main Street (at Kenmore Road) continuing past Garland and Lee Streets, turning right at 2nd Street, and ending at Washington Street in the Town of Amherst.