The Orlando Fashion Square Christmas Parade and BankUnited Holiday in the Park Festival is returning to Downtown Orlando’s Lake Eola Park on the third Sunday in December. The ¾ quarter mile night parade will be themed “Holiday Movie Magic” and will feature 80 parade entries to include Grand Marshal Chris Kirkpatrick, horse-drawn carriages, floats, twenty non-profit groups and of course Santa. Local performances will be featured on the Red Carpet on Rosalind Avenue next to the Gourmet Food Truck Row. Six area high school marching bands will participate along with cartoon characters. Pets in holiday costumes will lead the parade. The Orange Buick Pet Costume Contest will also take place at the Lake Eola Park Amphitheater during the BankUnited Holiday Festival.