It’s parade season in Palm Springs! So mark your calendars for these fun and FREE special events highlighting the City’s diverse LGBTQ community, a powerful and poignant tribute to our veterans – and the ringing in of the holiday season with the spectacular 30th Annual Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade.
Below is a list of the City’s much loved parades coming this fall to Palm Springs.
36th Annual Greater Palm Springs Pride Parade, Sunday, Nov. 6, 10 a.m. along Palm Canyon Drive from Tachevah to Amado Road. Pride Festival runs Nov. 4 – 6. For more information, visit
25th Annual City of Palm Springs Veterans Day Parade, Friday, Nov. 11, 3:30 p.m. Parade runs along Palm Canyon Drive. This year’s theme is “Honoring All Who Serve.” A patriotic concert and fireworks finale at Palm Canyon Drive and Amado Road will immediately follow the parade. Once again, this year’s Veterans Day Parade will be broadcast live on NBC Palm Springs. For more information,

30th Annual Palm Springs Festival of Lights Parade, Saturday, Dec. 3. Start time is 5:45 p.m. along Palm Canyon Drive. The City’s signature holiday event features twinkling lights, magnificent marching bands, spectacular floats, huge Macy’s-style holiday floats, and Santa Claus. The parade will be broadcast live on NBC Palm Springs. For more information, visit