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December 2 starting at 6PM
The 9NEWS Parade of Lights, produced by the Downtown Denver Partnership, is a beloved family event that celebrates holiday magic in Downtown. It will feature over 40 floats, balloons, marching bands, equestrian units, cultural displays, and special guest appearances from Major Waddles the penguin and Santa.
Grandstand Seating is sold out for the 2023 parade.
We encourage you to come downtown and view the parade for free anywhere along the 2-mile route.
Applications for Specialty Groups and Marching Bands are now closed. Check back in 2024 for next years applications!
Can't make it in person? Watch the parade on TV!
12/2 6-7PM KUSA
12/9 7-8PM KTVD
12/24 3-4PM KUSA
12/25 4:30-5:30AM KUSA
9NEWS Parade of Lights
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