Parade Route

Parade Route

The parade route begins at 9:30am on Kilbourn Avenue and Astor Street, continues west to Old World 3rd Street where it turns left and continues south to Wisconsin Avenue. The parade officially ends in front of The Shops of Grand Avenue on the corner of Old World 3rd Street and Wisconsin Avenue.

The Milwaukee Holiday Parade Route

 

 

Live TV coverage

Even if you can't make it downtown for the parade, you don't have to miss the action!

Visit Fox6

'Tis the season

Remember your non-perishable food donations to benefit Food for Families.

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Parade Lineup

Don't miss your favorites! Find the position of of each attraction!

View Full Lineup

Parking

Visit ParkMilwaukee.com for advice on Parade Day parking.

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  • MARCHING BANDS

    15 AWARD-WINNING BANDS

  • PARADE FLOATS

    FULL-SIZED FLOATS

  • GIANT BALLOONS

    40-FOOT HELIUM BALLOONS

  • LIVE ANIMAL ENTOURAGES

    INCLUDING CAMELS AND HORSES

  • LOCAL CELEBS

    TV AND RADIO PERSONALITIES AND LOCAL DIGNITARIES

  • COSTUMED CHARACTERS

    INCLUDING RONALD MC DONALD AND RACING SAUSAGES

  • SPECIALTY VEHICLES

    INCLUDING THE C.P. RAIL EXPRESS

  • AND, OF COURSE...

    SANTA CLAUS!