APS Electric Light Parade

APS Electric Light Parade


Saturday, D​​ec. 4, 2021

Parade starts at 7 p.m.

Parade starting location:
Central Ave. and Montebello Ave.
Parade Starts at 7 p.m.

Parade ending location:

7th St​​. and Indian School Rd. 
Parade run-time varies​

Day of Parade Road Closures - 5 to 11 p.m.:
Central Ave: Camelback Rd. to Bethany Home Rd.
7th St.: Indian School Rd. to Osborn Rd. 
Camelback Rd.: 1st Ave. to 7th St.


​Parade Entrants:

Register Your Parade Entry Now!Parade Enty Guidelines


​Become a Sponsor:

Help Support this Holiday Tradition!



Questions? Contact us at elp@phoenix.gov

For more than three decades, the APS Electric Light Parade has been an event where families, neighborhood groups and businesses from across the city come together to celebrate the joy of the holiday season. 


Volunteer Information:

Help us bring this family tradition to life! Volunteering is a great way to help spread holiday cheer and provides a unique parade viewing experience.

For more information contact elp@phoenix.gov


Vendor Notice:

VENDING IS NOT PERMITTED in the APS Electric Light Parade staging or destaging areas, and along parade route streets and sidewalks on Friday, Dec. 3 and Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021 per Phoenix City Code, Street Vending, Article II, Section 31-24, Item 6. Phoenix.gov/Lic​enseServices

2021 Event Partners:

APS Community Programs North Phoenix Baptist Church

Arizona Cardinals Arizona Diamondbacks Phoenix Suns

Palo Verde Generation Station IBEW 387 Michael Pollack Real Estate Investments

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