Road closures planned for Oak Ridge Chamber Christmas Parade on December 11

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. (Dec. 3, 2021) – The Oak Ridge Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 11, at 6 p.m., and as a result, there will be several traffic changes drivers and parade goers should be aware of.

The parade will follow its traditional route:

  • Begin at Corporate Center, on the corner of Lafayette and Laboratory Road
  • From there, it will travel down Lafayette to the Oak Ridge Turnpike
  • It will continue west on the Turnpike to end at Oak Ridge High School


Initial road closures will begin around 5 p.m. All roads surrounding the parade route will be closed by 5:45 p.m. The parade is expected to end around 8 p.m.

Oak Ridge Police Department officers will be directing traffic and monitoring the parade route for safety purposes.

Parade participants will begin lining up at Corporate Center around 4 p.m.

More information on the parade can be found on the Chamber’s website at