On November 26, 2017, thousands of people lined Hollywood Blvd for The 86th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade. The crowds weren’t disappointed as the parade organizers pulled out all the stops commemorating one of the most joyous times of the year .
Daytime Emmy Award winner and The Oprah Winfrey Show health expert Dr. MEHMET Oz served as the Grand Marshall.
Along with Dr. Oz, there were dozens of your favorite celebrities riding in the mega parade. Celebs included Deidre Hall, Marci Miller, Bryton James, Thomas Barcusca, Jermaine Dupri, Burt Ward, Adrienne Houghton, Jack Scalia, Jerry Mathers and Tony Dow, Kristos Andrews, Cash Cowboys, Reno Wilson, Masters of Illusion’s Tommy Wind, Titou and Farrell Dillion, Lauren Koslow, Kate Linder, Tara Reid and more. Musical Performers including The Village People, The Tearaways, Ceelo Green, Band of MerryMakers, Ruben Studdard, and Breanna Yde. Hosting again this year was the irrepressible Erik Estrada and Laura McKenzie, along with co-hosts Dean Cain, Garrett Clayton, Elizabeth Stanton and Montel Williams.
The 2017 Hollywood Christmas Parade featured musical bands, celebrities, iconic and antique cars, marching bands, live cartoon characters, heaps of marching bands and of course Santa Claus himself.
If you weren’t able to see it live and in person, or if you just want to relive the festivities all over again, The 86th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade will air on The CW on Friday, December 15, 2017, 8PM/7PM CT.
Parade and Red Carpet Photos: Sheryl Aronson / The Hollywood 360 Musical Performance Photos : Mega Agency