Awards will be presented after the parade, for the best entry in each of these categories:
- Best of Theme Award: entry that best represents the theme Christmas Then & Now
- Elfin Magic Award: outstanding entry featuring children as the main part of the entry
- Parade Performance Award: entry that does the most entertaining, crowd-pleasing performance
- Spirit Award: entry that exudes the most Christmas joy during the parade
Each winner will receive a Christmas wreath with a photograph of their entry in the parade. This wreath can be hung throughout the season. After Twelfth Night the photo and plate will be set in a wooden frame for posterity.
The judges will be past Eagle Chamber of the Year award winners plus a special guest.
The winners will be announced from the stage at town park after the parade, and later on social and print media, etc.