Getting to Santa's Parade of Lights

Street closures and delays

Santa's Parade of Lights takes place Saturday, November 17, 2018. The parade route will result in some road closures before and during the parade as well as slow moving traffic during the event. Details and map will be posted shortly.


Where to park downtown

If you plan to drive to the parade, there are parking options in surface lots and underground parkades near the route. Visit the Downtown Business Association for locations.

Parking along the parade route will be closed starting on Saturday at 5 a.m. Parkades and lots in the downtown core are available at regular rates. Access in and out of parkades on the route will be limited from 4:30-6 p.m.


Taking public transit to the parade

Edmonton Transit System has multiple ways to get you to the parade route. For a list of transit routes and schedules use the handy ETS Trip Planner.