106 South Main Street, North East, Maryland 21901 Telephone: 410-287-5801

For Immediate Release
December 8, 2017

Contact: Parade Chair, Melissa Cook-MacKenzie / 410-287-5801

2017 Cecil County Christmas Parade Results


North East, Maryland – Parade Chair Melissa Cook-MacKenzie is pleased to announce the results of the 2017 Cecil County Christmas Parade.

County High School Band

1st Place – Perryville High School
2nd Place – North East High School
3rd Place – Elkton High School

Commercial Float

1st Place (tied) – Elkton Recycling and Queen Bee’s Septic
2nd Place – That Performance Place
3rd Place – Turkey Point Vineyard

Non-Profit Float – Adults

1st Place – Saint Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church
2nd Place (tied) – Cecil County Holly Tree, Cruise For A cure and Hogs and Heroes Foundation MD3
3rd Place – North East Grocer

Non-Profit Float – Youth

1st Place – Shop with a COP Cecil County
2nd Place – Lucky Star Productions
3rd Place – The Gustafson Family


Adult Marching Unit with Music

1st Place – Nur Shrine
2nd Place – Sons of Confederate Veterans
3rd Place – Military Order of the Purple Heart

Youth Marching Unit with Music

1st Place – Cecil Dance Theatre
2nd Place – Bobbie Ann’s Dance Studio

Youth Marching Unit without Music

1st Place – Good Shepherd Catholic School
2nd Place – San’s Martial Arts
3rd Place  – Girl Scouts Chesapeake Bay Service Unit 1


1st Place – Horseshoe Hill Stables
2nd – Puddle Jumpers 4-H Club
3rd Place – Freedom Hills Therapeutic Riding Program & Rolling Hills Ranch


1st Place – Kimberly and Anne Smith
2nd Place – Cecil County Animal Services

Antique Car

1st Place – John Kassay
2nd Place – Leo DelCostello
3rd Place – Troy Sturgill

Modified Car

1st Place – Jerry Stalnaker
2nd Place – Alan Williams
3rd Place – Tracy Wiebking

Mayors Award

North East Middle School Concert Band

Happiest To Be In The Parade

Maryland District 5 Little League Challenger Division



Non-Profit Floats – Adults                        1st $100      2nd $75      3rd $50

Non-Profit Floats – Youth                        1st $100      2nd $75      3rd $50

Adults Marching Units with Music         1st $100      2nd $75      3rd $50

Youth Marching Units with Music          1st $100      2nd $75      3rd $50

Youth Marching Units without Music    1st $100      2nd $75      3rd $50

Equestrian                                                          1st $75        2nd $50      3rd $25

Animal                                                                 1st $75        2nd $50      3rd $25




County High School Bands

Antique Cars

Modified Cars

Seemed Happiest to be in the Parade


Mayor’s Award