Step into the holiday spirit at the annual Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque.
The Annual Twinkle Light Parade is a spectacular family-friendly holiday event in Albuquerque
Featuring dozens of floats and parade entries and thousands of lights, the parade is a don't-miss event.
The 2013 Twinkle Light Parade is returning to Nob Hill on December 7th 2013. Starting at Washington and heading west to Girard, the parade kicks off at 5:15 p.m.
Santa will be available for photos throughout the day, except of course when he needs to be part of the parade.
Food trucks will be on site, or visit any one of the many Nob Hill restaurants.
Strolling musicians will be performing all day.
Bleachers will be available to enhance your parade viewing experience.
We are no longer accepting applications for parade participants.
Traffic free shopping on Central between San Mateo and Girard from noon until 10:00 p.m. For more information on the Shop and Stroll, please visit rt66central.com.
ABQRide Service Interruption:
The following route detours are effective Dec. 7, 2013, from beginning of service through end of service.
- #766- Red Line
- #66 – Central Avenue
- #777- Green Line
- #790- Blue Line
- #16/18 – The “Bug”
Call 243-RIDE (V/TTY) for detour details and information or visit cabq.gov/transit
Take the Park and Ride. A free shuttle will be offered from UNM's Q Lot, located on University and Camino de Salud, just South of Indian School. Park and Ride shuttle's will be running from Noon through 10:00 p.m.
Take the Bus. Abq Ride #66 will be running until after 11:00 p.m. Park anywhere along the Central 66 route and hop on the bus. From the west side park at K-Mart at Atrisco and Central. From the east side park at Wynona and Tramway.
Street Parking in Nob Hill will be available on a limited basis. Any vehicles parked illegally will be towed. Any vehicles parked on Central inside the closure will be towed after 10:00 a.m.
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