Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade
Date(s): Saturday, July 26, 2014
Location: Seattle Center/4th Avenue
Time: 7:30 p.m.

Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade 
Saturday, July 26 - Seattle Center/4th Avenue/Downtown Seattle

Everybody loves a Parade - a
nd none is more magical, musical and thrilling than Torchlight Night. 
This magnificent parade will include giant helium balloons, precision drill teams representing local communities, equestrian units, comical clowns, swashbuckling pirates and heart-pounding bands playing all your favorite tunes. 

Now in its 65th year the Torchlight Parade offers something for everyone. Young and old will make their way to downtown Seattle early Saturday morning and stake a curbside seat along the two-and-a-half mile route hours before the 7:30 p.m. start.  
Many people attend the parade to cheer on family members and friends. Still others attend the Torchlight Parade because it represents a civic celebration rich in tradition, one that instills a feeling of excitement with every drum beat. For one magical night, the city comes together in the heart of downtown to celebrate a variety of entertainment that makes the Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade a truly special evening.

Seafair Torchlight Night Schedule
Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest - 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run - 6:30 p.m.
Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade - 7:30 p.m. 
 
Tickets - CLICK HERE 

Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade Line-Up
Opening Banner with Seafair Ambassadors
Joint Service Honor Guard
Alaska Airlines Luggage Carts
Alaska Airlines Flight Attendant Drill Team
2014 Co-Grand Marshals Seattle Sounders FC Players Clint Dempsey and DeAndre Yedlin
Seattle Sounders Sound Wave Band
Tibetan Association of Washington
King County Executive Dow Constantine
King County Metro Transit Bus
King County Sheriff's Honor Guard
King County Sheriff John Urquhart
King County Posse
Today’s Warm 106.9 Teddy Bear Patrol Drill Team
COFAO PHILIPPINE FLOAT - Coalition of Filipino American Organization
Hibbing, Minnesota High School Band
American Family Insurance Car Balloon
Red Hot Mamas
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray
Seattle Police Chief Kathleen O'Toole
Seattle Police Pipes and Drums
Seattle Fire Department and Fire Chief, Gregory Dean
Seattle Firefighters Pipes and Drums
Port Townsend Rhododendron Festival Float
Latin American Dancing Horses of Washington
Kobe Ambassador Ms. Chisa Takeda
Vietnamese American Seafair Community Float
The Ladies of Elegance Drill Team
Pierce County Daffodil Festival
University of Washington Varsity Alumni Band & Spirit Squad
Alaska Airlines Balloon presented by Alaska Airlines
Alaska Airlines Airplane Balloon
Portland Royal Rosarian Foundation Float
Boeing Salutes the Military
US Army – Lieutenant General Stephen Lanza
56 State and Territorial Flag Marching Unit
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Platoon
JBLM Command Stryker Vehicle
US Army Corps of Engineers - Colonel John Buck
First Corps Army Band
Capital Lakefair Float
Seattle Washington State Korean Association
Seattle Public Utilities
US Marine – Lieutenant General David H. Berger
The Third Marine Aircraft Wing Band
Marysville Strawberry Festival
Seattle Seahawks Hawk, Blitz, Sea Gals
Seattle Seahawks Blue Thunder Drumline
Seattle Seahawks 12th Man
Washington State Apple Blossom Festival
Kau-lio Pa'u Riders (Colors of Hawaii)
Boeing Welcomes Seafair Fleet Week
US Navy - Rear Admiral Jeff Ruth
Navy Band Northwest
Seafair Board Chair Emelie East
Washington State Fallen Heroes Banner Project
Washington State Autumn Leaf Festival
Seafair Queen Alcyone Governor Chris Gregoire
Seafair King Neptune Marcus Trufant
Seafair Royalty Alumni
Sumner High School Spartan Marching Band
Boeing Seafair Air Show
Boeing Blue Angel Balloon
Albert Lee Appliance Seafair Cup Unlimited Hydroplane
Albert Lee Appliance Hydro Cup Hydroplane
Boeing "787 Salute to Seafair" Hydroplane
Vintage Oberto Hydroplane and KIRO 7 Morning Team
Miss Graham Trucking Hydroplane
Greater Seattle Chinese Chamber of Commerce Pageant Float
Seattle Chinese Community Girls Drill Team
Seattle Chinatown Dragon Team
US Air Force - Colonel David Kumashiro
New Westminster Hyack Festival Association Float
Wells Fargo Bank Stage Coach
US Coast Guard - Rear Admiral Richard T. Gromlich
13th Coast Guard District - National Flag
Zillah Community Float
FYA Drill Team
Holland America Orca Balloon
The Dolls & Gents Drill Team and Drumline
Seattle Seafair Commodores Float
2014 Miss Seafair
2014 Scholarship Program for Women Participants
Kennedy Catholic High School Lancer Marching Band
Seattle Seafair Clowns
Highlanders Drill Team
Ellensburg Rodeo Posse & Ellensburg Rodeo Royal Court
Washington National Guard - Colonel Kevin McMahan
Falun Dafa Association of Washington
Northside Drill Team
Sequim Irrigation Festival
Electronettes Hi-Stepper Drill Team & Drum Squad
SIKHS of Washington Float
Miss Sunnyside Community Float
SGI-USA Ikeda Youth Ensemble
Port Orchard Festival Fathoms 'O Fun Float
Selah Community Days Float
Mason County Forest Festival Float
North Queens Drill Team
Lake City Western Vigilantes
Ezell's Famous Chicken
Washington State Fair - Do the Puyallup!
Ballard Eagles Drill Team
Kent Cornucopia Days Float
Seattle All City Band
Tulalip Resort Casino Float
Seattle Seafair Pirates
76 Antique Fuel Tank Truck
Seafair Boat Club Commodore Gary Grubbs
West Seattle Hi-Yu Summer Festival Float
Cashmere Community Float
Penticton Peach Festival Society Float
Lincoln Towing Pink Toe Truck
Parade Marshals
Seattle Police
Parade Support Vehicles

Parade Route
CLICK HERE to download the 2014 Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade Route map.

Parade TV Coverage
KIRO 7 is the place to be for live coverage of the 65th Annual Seafair Torchlight Parade! Join KIRO 7 

Eyewitness News anchors Steve Raible and Angela Russell, as they host the live broadcast, in High Definition over the air, or on Comcast 107. Live coverage begins at 7 p.m. with the pre-parade show and then the parade. If you’re not at a TV, no problem, KIRO 7 has you covered on www.kirotv.com, with live streaming video of the parade. In addition, the KIRO 7 Eyewitness News Morning Team will be in the parade riding a vintage hydroplane.


Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest 
Visit Seattle Center for this pre-parade party featuring exhibits, float viewing, meet & greets of parade participants and more! This event will take place from 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Transportation
There is no easier way to get downtown on Torchlight Night than riding the bus. Metro will provide extra service from various King County Park & Ride locations between 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. as well as extra service for the return trip following the parade. Contact Metro at (206) 553-3000 or Community Transit at (425) 353-7433 for additional information.

About Our Partner Alaska Airlines
The Puget Sound area's largest summertime march is named after the region's hometown airline. With Seattle roots going back more than five decades, Alaska Airlines is honored to be associated with the parade cherished by our thousands of Seattle-area employees. Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air together serve more than 90 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico

Special Thank You
The Seafair Parade Marshals assist in the planning, promotion and production of this event. The marshals also assist over 20 different communities from their parades - from Whidbey Island to Auburn, from Ballard to Leavenworth.

Event Sponsors
Alaska Airlines, Albert Lee Appliance, Alternative Talk 1150 KKNW, AM 880 KIXI Music - As Cool Now As It Was Then, American Family Insurance, Davis Sign Co., Holland America Line, Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum, KIRO 7 Eyewitness News, Lincoln Towing, Michelob ULTRA, Museum of Flight & Industry (MOHAI), MOVIN 92.5 All The Hits!, Rockstar Energy Drink, Safeway, Seattle Boat Show, Seattle Center, Seattle Magazine, SeattlePI.com, Seattle Seahawks, Seattle Sounders FC, TalkingRain Beverage Company, The Boeing Company, The New Click 98.9 - Modern Music, Today’s Warm 106.9 FM, Tulalip Resort Casino, Wells Fargo, Western Washington Hyundai Dealers.