9NEWS Parade of Lights
Friday, November 30th, 2018 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, December 1st, 2018 at 6 p.m.
We, at Downtown Denver Partnership, invite you to join us for a spectacular event!
The 9NEWS Parade of Lights is a magical nighttime event, which features more than 40 units including extravagantly illuminated floats, giant helium-filled character balloons, magnificent marching bands, traditional equestrian units and vibrant cultural entries. Join us at Civic Center Park!
Watch the Parade in Style!
The parade starts before the grandstands, with Denver’s spectacularly lit City and County Building as a backdrop, proceeds along a two-mile route through Downtown Denver.
Ticket Booths are located at Colfax and Bannock Street. Box Office opens at 6 p.m. on Friday and 4 p.m. on Saturday.
$19 – Adults and Children 13 and Older
$16 – Children ages 2-12*
*Children Under 2 years old are free as long as the child sits on the lap of a ticket holder.
**All tickets are $25 when purchased on the day of the event.
Let’s hear it for the Volunteers!
Every year, more than 500 volunteers make the 9NEWS Parade of Lights happen. Volunteer positions, include: costume characters, helium balloon handlers, grandstand managers, parade production assistance and more.
For questions please call (303) 840-0045 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What you Need to Know
Please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page or click on the topics below:
Learn about Grandstand Tickets, Parade Route, Road Closures, Hotel & Lodging Options, and Access & Parking
Learn about the Performance Group & Specialty Unit, Marching Band, and Volunteer Applications.
SUPPORT THE 9NEWS PARADE OF LIGHTS
Learn about the 2018 Sponsors and how you can support the Parade.