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Fremont: Niles Festival of Lights Parade

November 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

<h1 class="tribe-events-single-event-title">Fremont: Niles Festival of Lights Parade</h1>

The Christmas season kicks off in Niles with the annual Festival of Lights Parade on the Friday after Thanksgiving.

Sponsored by the members of the Niles community and the Fremont community at large, this wonderful holiday tradition features over 60 unique floats and other entries, marching bands, specialty service units, costumed characters and of course, an appearance by the man himself – Santa Claus

The Niles Festival of Lights Parade celebrates the opening of the holiday season with a lighted parade that provides entertainment, community spirit, and sharing this event for all to enjoy.

Since 2001, the Niles Festival of Lights Parade has become a tradition in the City of Fremont. Niles was established in the 1850’s and was a junction point of the Southern Pacific Railroad lines from Oakland to San Jose and southern coastal points. Niles as the community continues to show off a captivating historic character, a family atmosphere, and a friendly shopping experience.

The parade annually features wonderful entries such as giant parade balloons, creative floats, marching bands, antique vehicles, dance groups and special guests. The parade draws more than 10,000+ spectators along the half-mile parade route in Niles.

6 PM – Tree Lighting
6:30 PM Parade kicks off!

More information here.


November 25
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Niles Parade
Niles Blvd & G Street
Fremont, CA 94536 United States
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