Christmas Cards in the Park


2023 Christmas Cards in the Park


In addition to the Christmas in the Park light display sponsored by Paducah Power System, organizations in Paducah and McCracken County can place replicas of large greeting cards in Noble Park.

The Christmas Cards in the Park tradition involves the placement of brightly decorated greeting cards, no larger than 4 feet wide by 8 feet high. The cards should be designed to be displayed at the 8 feet high and 4 feet wide position. The Paducah Parks & Recreation Department will provide the posts to set up the cards, the personnel to install them, and lighting. The card must be made of metal alucabond.

Paducah Parks and Recreation only holds 25 spaces for replica Christmas cards.  To obtain a space, organizations must complete an application form and submit to Paducah Parks and Recreation office located inside the Robert Cherry Civic Center at 2701 Park Avenue, or email to sends e-mail) on or before the deadline. Each Christmas Card spot is $25 + tax. Parks & Recreation will begin accepting applications on September 18 at 8 a.m. Deadline to submit an application is November 3 at 12 p.m. Once approved, it is the responsibility of the organization to coordinate a drop off time for their Christmas Card no later than Monday, November 13 at 4 p.m., otherwise they will forfeit their reserved spot. Cards must be dropped off at the Parks & Recreation Department.

After the Christmas event, cards must be picked up from the Parks & Recreation Office no later than January 12, 2024. Christmas cards will not be stored past that date.

Christmas Cards in the Park Form and Guidelines