Niles Festival of Lights Parade - 510 Families

Niles Festival of Lights Parade

The historic downtown district of Fremont hosts an annual light parade on the Friday night following Thanksgiving.

Here’s what to expect at the Niles Festival of Lights Parade

Niles Festival of Lights Parade: VW Bug
Niles Festival of Lights Parade: VW Bug | Photo: Jim Sakane

Families who line the streets can watch the tree lighting ceremony at 6 pm, followed by the parade at 6.30. Here’s what you might see:

  • classic cars decked out with holiday lights
  • singing and dancing Christmas Trees
  • marching bands
  • costumed characters
  • special appearance by Santa Clause

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Photo credit: James “Jim” Sakane

Where to find the Niles Festival of Lights Parade

Niles Blvd between G Street and J Street in Fremont, CA will allow families to set up chairs after 12 PM on Friday, November 25, 2022.

Find tons of ideas for spending time in Fremont — and where to eat — in our guide to kid activities in Fremont.

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Fri November 25, 2022
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Niles Town Plaza 37592 Niles Blvd Fremont
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