Whether it’s the smell of gingerbread in the air or the sound of the high school band, holidays just aren’t the holidays without a jaunt to see a local parade. Clydesdales march in rhythm, candy canes are tossed to waiting hands and Santa waves jollily as the final float passes by. From small-town put-ons to large televised events, holiday parades capture the Christmas spirit and usher in the season.

Here are several spirit-filled holiday parades still to come before New Year’s.