Entries by Lauren Poussard

2020 Holiday Parade Cancelled

Dear Friends of the Beverly Holiday Parade, We are disappointed to announce that our annual parade will not take place this holiday season. We made this decision out of respect for the efforts and sacrifices that the Beverly community has made to defeat the Covid-19 pandemic. The parade committee considered many alternatives and modifications to […]

A Huge Thank You From Parade Chairman Al Temkin

Our 2019 parade was, by far, the biggest we have had in many years.  We continue to add more entertainment and surrounding communities consistently want to be involved.  This year our committee decided our theme should be a salute to veterans and our active service military personnel.  People resonated with this theme, as we all […]

2019 Beverly Holiday Parade Float Winners

And the Float Winners of our 2019 Beverly Holiday Parade are…. #1: Cabot Performing Arts, Division 7 (awaiting photo) #2: Jubilee Yacht Club, Division 5 #3: Beverly Rotary, Division 4 #4: Salem Five, Division 3 #5: Beverly Athletic Club, Division 2           Thank you one and all for all your creativity […]


The Beverly Holiday Parade Committee is delighted to announce our 2019 Grand Marshalls – Bill and Louise Scanlon

Bill Scanlon and his wife Louise served as Mayor and First Lady of the City of Beverly for eighteen years starting in 1994. During that time Beverly emerged from a massive financial deficit and was able to raise its bond rating multiple times while upgrading and improving Beverly’s entire public school system and resolving storm […]