APS Electric Light ParadeAPS Electric Light ParadeParks and Recreation<div class="ExternalClass8AA61174E49544C8A62E02C6533F366B"><p>​​The APS Electric Light Parade, presented by the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, takes to the streets of central Phoenix on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. The theme of this year's 33rd annual free parade is "Walking in a Desert Wonderland."</p><div class="ExternalClassDE6A1E1DBE564CDC8977F9937FC5403F"><p>The parade starts at Central and Montebello avenues (just south of Bethany Home Rd.), heads south to Camelback Rd., where it turns east to 7th St., where it turns south to the end point at Indian School Rd. An interactive parade route map and comprehensive event information is available at <a href="/parks/elp">Phoenix.gov/ELP</a>. Use the hashtag <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=%23phxlightparade&ref_src=twsrc%5etfw" target="_blank">#PhxLightParade</a> on social media to interact and stay informed.</p><p>And, don't forget about the popular free pre-parade event on Friday, Dec. 6 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at North Phoenix Baptist Church, 5757 N. Central Ave. This event is designed for families to see the floats close-up and participate in other holiday-themed activities, all while avoiding the large crowd on parade night.</p></div></div>12/8/2019 2:00:00 AM12/8/2019 4:00:00 AMGregg Bach, 602-262-4994Parks and Recreation Department602-262-6862View route at Phoenix.gov/ELP ​​The APS Electric Light Parade, presented by the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, takes to the streets of central Phoenix on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. The theme of this year's 33rd annual free parade is "Walking in a Desert Wonderland." The parade starts at Central and Montebello avenues (just south of Bethany Home Rd.), heads south to Camelback Rd., where it turns east to 7th St., where it turns south to the end point at Indian School Rd. An interactive parade route map and comprehensive event information is available at Phoenix.gov/ELP . Use the hashtag #PhxLightParade on social media to interact and stay informed. And, don't forget about the popular free pre-parade event on Friday, Dec. 6 from 530 to 8 p.m. at North Phoenix Baptist Church, 5757 N. Central Ave. This event is designed for families to see the floats close-up and participate in other holiday-themed activities, all while avoiding the large crowd on parade night.