GM Financial Parade of Lights (TELEVISED)

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Dates and Times

  • Sunday, Nov 22, 2020

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Details

The GM Financial Parade of Lights celebrates its 38th year in Downtown Fort Worth on Sunday, November 22, 2020. This year’s “Hope and Joy for the Holidays”-themed parade will look quite different due to the pandemic, taking place inside the Fort Worth Convention Center in front of a virtual audience, and broadcast locally and on the Parade of Lights’ Facebook page.

There are many opportunities to participate in the 2020 GM Financial Parade of Lights:

  • Enter a Float: Applications are open now through October 16 for those interested in entering a float or other entry. Entry forms and rates can be found at www.FortWorthParadeOfLights.org/participate.
  • Volunteer: For those interested in volunteering in a safe, socially distanced environment, various opportunities are available at www.fortworthparadeoflights.org/participate/volunteer/.
  • Become a Sponsor: As a 501c (3) non-profit organization, DFWII seeks the support of corporate sponsors and partners to help maintain the free and high-quality production of the parade for the Fort Worth community. Many opportunities for float sponsorships and other support initiatives are available. Visit www.FortWorthParadeOfLights.org/Sponsors to learn more.
  • Watch the Parade from Home: The broadcast will air on TV locally and on the Parade of Lights’ Facebook page on Sunday, November 22.
    • Host a watch party at home with family and close friends
    • Order dinner-to-go from one of Downtown’s 50+ restaurants
    • Stay tuned for online engagement opportunities during the broadcast
  • Participate in the “Holidays at Home” float building contest: Submit a video of your own creative, built-at-home “float” for the chance to be featured in DFWII’s “Holidays at Home” float music video, airing during the parade broadcast (inside tip: the more lights the better).
  • Visit the “Downtown Showcase of Floats”: View nearly 20 signature parade floats displayed along Main Street in Downtown Fort Worth from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 23 and Tuesday, Nov. 24.
    • Take photos with the Downtown float displays and share them on social using the hashtag #ParadeOfLights2020