Bright lights in the big city! The 9NEWS Parade of Lights, presented by American Furniture Warehouse and AutoNation, has been a Colorado tradition for nearly four decades. This year’s event is taking place Friday, December 5 at 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m.
You won’t want to miss the sparkling lights, marching bands, giant balloons, dazzling floats and delightful characters as they take to the streets of Downtown. Spectator viewing for the Parade is free all along the two-mile route or purchase grandstand tickets for seating in front of the City & County Building.
The FREE holiday spectacular features marching bands, ornate floats, and, of course, a special appearance by Major Waddles the Penguin and Santa! Grab your hot chocolate and ear-muffs, this year is going to be better than ever!
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 6 p.m.
Become a Volunteer
Each year, more than 500 volunteers help make the 9NEWS Parade of Lights the Rocky Mountain region’s most popular holiday tradition. Volunteer positions included costumed characters, giant helium balloon handlers, grandstand managers, parade production assistants and more.