The largest parade in San Diego County is also the largest of its type west of the Mississippi. Each year, the Mother Goose Parade attracts thousands of spectators to the streets of El Cajon. More than 100 colorful and exciting parade entries come from around the United States to share in the excitement that is the Mother Goose Parade. The parade entries include spectacular motorized floats, glorious marching bands and drill units, eloquent equestrians, animated clowns, special characters, special guests, performing artists, celebrities, giant helium balloons, specialty vehicles, and of course, Santa Claus.
The Mother Goose Parade begins at Magnolia and Main, heads down Main St. to N. Second Street, turns North and then ends at Madison Street.
8:00 am - Red Carpet Event
10:00 am - Parade Begins
Mother Goose Village opens 9am -3pm
For more details, view the Parade Route & Schedule.