32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade!
32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade!
32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade!
32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade!
32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade! Tips to Enjoy the Parade:
The parade's popular reserved seating program, Street Seats are available for
parade-goers to purchase now until November 18 (or until sold out).
Street Seats offer the option to reserve a viewing space on the route for the ultimate parade experience; however, there are plenty of free seating options along the nearly two-mile route.
  • General Admission Street Seats: $10 per ticket, first come first serve per section.
  • For all reserved seating, children 4 and under, who can sit on an adult's lap do not need a ticket.
Tickets may be purchased online at www.holidaysinthecity.net/parade/street-seats
or at the Downtown Norfolk Council office, 223 E. City Hall Avenue on Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Parking:
All Downtown garages are collect-on-entry cash only for $2 until 5 p.m. After 5 p.m., the fee is $5. There are 14 garage options in Downtown Norfolk. You can
find them all on the website here. Dominion Tower garage is $5 collect-on-entry
from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. and accepts both cash and credit cards.

The Grand Illumination Parade also kicks off the annual Holidays in the City celebrations in both Downtown Norfolk and Olde Town Portsmouth.
It's a magical time to visit with holiday music, festive lights decorating the streets and the pleasant aroma of chefs' special creations at nearby restaurants. Greenery and holiday displays adorn doorways and windows of shops and hotels, and there are special events and festivities scheduled for people of all ages. For a complete list of activities and events, visit holidaysinthecity.net.
32nd Annual Grand Illumination Parade!
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