Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade - Downtown Community Partnership

Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade


Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade

Presented by the Downtown Community Partnership and sponsored by Xcel Energy, the parade attracts thousands of spectators throughout the Fargo-Moorhead community and includes over 100 participants that decorate their entries with lights. This magical evening will feature spectacular parade floats, marching units, equestrian entries as well as our Mayors, City Council and Commission members. The parade leaves Downtown Moorhead at 6:30 and continues through Downtown Fargo.

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Holiday Winterfest

Join us on 2nd Ave North to celebrate the season! Dress warm and enjoy this event before, during, and after the 2019 Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade. Bring the whole family to enjoy this free event!
-Live Reindeer display
-Free Barrel Train Rides
-Free Photo Booth
-Fire pits
-Hot Cocoa, Treats, & More!
Free Holiday Winterfest hat for the first 200 people to visit Holiday Winterfest!
Grab dinner before the parade, roast a s'more, or grab an adult beverage to sip on while watching the lights!
Vendors:
Scoop N Dough Candy Co.: -Kettle Corn, S'mores Kits, Ice Cream, and Cookie Dough!
Front Street Taproom: -Beer, Wine, and hot Mulled Wine
Fargo Fillies: -Hot Philly's and Cheesesteaks!

2018 Parade and Holiday Winterfest

Video provided by: Off color Productions

2019 Parade Route

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Thank you to our Sponsors!

Xcel Energy Holiday Lights Parade

Holiday Winterfest