APS Electric Light Parade



2020 Parade Update

The 2020 APS Electric Light Parade will be presented as a televised and video-streamed ​experience. ​

Despite this temporary change, this year's event will still include all the excitement and cherished traditions.

Watch a special 60-minute presentation of the parade Sunday, Dec. 6 at 4 p.m. on ABC15 Arizona

The program will re-air on ABC15 Arizona on Christmas Day at 6 a.m. and CW61 Arizona on Christmas Day at 8 a.m. 

You can also watch the parade on PHXTV (Ch. 11)​ throughout the holiday season.

PHXTV airtimes (through the month of December) 

Sunday, Monday and Tuesday - 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. 

Wednesday and Friday - Noon and 7 p.m.

Thursday - 1 p.m. and 6 p.m.

Saturday - 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Read more about this year's modified event...


APS Community Programs 



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Watch a replay of the 2019 parade:


2019 Parade Award​ Winners

Best Non-Profit Entry Award
Twirling in a Desert Wonderland: Arizona Twirling Athletes

Best Non-Profit Entry Award Runner-up
Arizona Bus Club

Best Community Entry Award
The Williams Family

Best Community Entry Award Runner-up
The Dolan Family

Best Small Commercial Entry Award
Landscaping Contractors CRG LLC​

Best Large Commercial Entry Award
Mardian Transport

Best Government Entry Award
Maricopa County School Superintendent Steve Watson

Best Use of Light Award
The Dolan Family

Best Presentation of Theme Award
Landscaping Contractors CRG LLC​

Best Marching Band Award
Pride of Tolleson Marching Band

Best Performance Entry Award
Ballet Folklorico de Santa Maria

Best Use of Lights Award 
Ballet Folklorico de Santa Maria


Event Partners and Sponsors:

APS Community Programs North Phoenix Baptist Church

Arizona Cardinals Arizona Diamondbacks Phoenix Suns

Palo Verde Generation Station IBEW 387 Michael Pollack Real Estate Investments


Fiesta Bowl Fiesta Bowl ​White Mountain Apache Tribe