Theme: “Unwrap the Magic!”
Reserved Seats are now on sale here.
From corner of Belknap and Throckmorton Streets, east on Belknap to Commerce, then south on Commerce to 6th Street. Next, west on 6th Street to Houston Street, and finally north on Houston Street to Weatherford Street.
Schedule of Activities:
2:00 PM – Holiday Fun Zone presented by XTO Energy opens at the Chisholm Trail Parking area, between 3rd and 4th Streets downtown.
“Holiday Craftmaking,” for kids and families of all ages. FREE Kids Activity areas.
4:00 PM – Come early to get a great seat, enjoy some hot chocolate, and visit the shops of Sundance Square (or purchase reserved seating).
5:15 PM – Cowboy Santas step off and travel along the parade route to collect toys for needy children. Bring an unwrapped toy!
6:00 PM – Parade begins featuring over 100 illuminated entries.
Entries featuring community groups and supporters from around Fort Worth.
Radio personalities from Mix, KISS and Lone Star on our announcer stands, as well as business celebrities J.R. Labbe, Gary Cumbie, Dick Ruddell, Henry and Becky Borbolla, Captain Billy Cordell and Carlos De La Torre!
7:00 PM – Santa begins his trip around the parade route on a specially designed float.
Approximately 7:35 PM – Lighting of the Sundance Square Christmas Tree on Main Street between 3rd and 4th Streets, featuring 4 Day Weekend and over 4,000 lights.
7:45 PM – Photos with Santa, benefiting Fort Worth Sister Cities program, continuing until 10:00 PM.
8:00 PM – “Fred Claus” starring Vince Vaughn will be shown on a giant screen in the Chisholm Trail parking lot. Bring your own chair or take your reserved chair over to the movie!
After 4 p.m., free bus service by “The T” along any of its regular routes.
Parking information online at www.FortWorthParking.com
Note: Spur 280 off of I-35 will close at 4:30 PM, and Henderson Street will close at White Settlement and at 5th Street at 5:30 PM.