Parade of Lights

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Get in the Holiday spirit at the 12th Annual Parade of Lights brought to you by the Missoula Downtown Association! This all-day family event includes numerous children’s activities and projects, the arrival of Santa Claus at the Florence Building, and concludes with the Parade of Lights and the lighting of the Downtown Christmas Tree at the Red XXXX’s on North Higgins Avenue.

Parade – 6pm

Tree Lighting – 6:30pm


Parade starts at 6pm at 4th and Higgins and travels up Higgins to The Crossings (the XXXX’s) for the lighting of the tree and bonfire at 6:30 pm.

Other daytime activities will be announced soon!

Title Sponsor –


Gold Sponsors –


Silver Sponsors

A&E Architects

Blackfoot Telecommunications Group

Five on Black

Bronze Sponsors -

When the kids are tuckered out after a full day of holiday cheer, join the adult crowd for Light Up the Night, beginning when the Parade of Lights concludes. This collection of Parade of Lights after parties will feature holiday-themed live music and entertainment, special food and drink selections, and other nightlife attractions at Downtown bars and restaurants. Stay tuned for the full slate of Light Up the Night events, and plan to make it a date night, family night, or fun night out with friends.


Light Up the Night events will be announced soon.