Torchlight Parade

Event Highlights

  • Join thousands of spectators as more than 100 parade units’ march Seattle street
  • Precise Drill Teams, Equestrians, Balloons and Clowns and Pirates
  • Heart thumping beat of all your favorite music
  • Experience the very special civic tradition of togetherness


Each year thousands of spectators gather along the streets of downtown Seattle to watch as more than 100 parade units march in celebration of our city. From the Seattle Seahawks to your favorite radio stations, will be participating in this year’s parade!

This Magical night will include giant helium balloons, precision drill teams representing our armed forces, equestrian units, comical clowns, swashbuckling pirates and heart-thumping bands playing all your favorite music.

This year’s Torchlight parade offers something for everyone! Bring the whole family early on Saturday to stake out your seat along the two-and-a-half-mile route before the 7:30 pm start. Part of the fun is hanging out with friends all day, but reserved seating is also available!

Event Date and Location

  • Saturday, July 30th at 7:30 pm, Seattle Center on 4th Ave, From Westlake to Lenora.

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