A Parade-Goers Guide to the GM Financial Parade of Lights 2019

November 8,2019


The GM Financial Fort Worth Parade of Lights is coming up on Sunday, November 24! Here's our list of things to know before you go:

When & Where

The parade kicks off at 6 PM on Sunday, November 24, 2019, in Downtown Fort Worth!

Parade viewing

Reserved seating is still available, and nearly all sidewalks along the parade route will be open for free viewing. For more on reserved seating and the parade route, click here. 

Getting here

Parking will be available throughout Downtown, and both the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) and TEXRail will be running. Street closures will begin as early as 4pm, so come down early and enjoy Downtown for the day! For more on transportation and street closures, click here.

Downtown Dining options

You can’t watch the parade on an empty stomach! Check out our list of Downtown restaurants here.

New this year!

Celebrating this year's theme: "Sounds of the Season!", come enjoy musical performances along the route starting at 5pm! For the full schedule of events, click here.

For more information on the GM Financial Parade of Lights, visit fortworthparadeoflights.org.