Colorful floats add to the festive atmosphere of the Holiday Extravaganza Parade.

Spend Thanksgiving weekend in Sea Isle City and experience the magic of the holidays in the seaside town.

The Sea Isle City Chamber of Commerce and Revitalization will kick off the holiday weekend on Friday, Nov. 29 with its annual Holiday Extravaganza Parade featuring local organizations, community groups and others displaying their festive spirit. Santa will make a special visit from the North Pole to lead the parade.

The parade steps off at 6 p.m. and is followed by the annual tree lighting at Excursion Park, JFK Boulevard and Pleasure Avenue at 6:30 p.m. For more details, visit