Each year on one magical summer night, thousands of spectators gather to watch as more than 100 parade units march, float and dance in celebration of Seattle.
The 2018 Alaska Airlines Torchlight Parade will feature entries from clowns and pirates to drill teams and equestrian
units. In it’s 69
th year, the parade continues to highlight and
celebrate communities from the greater Seattle’s diverse cultural landscape
including Children’s Friendship Festival, Indigenouz PlaceMakerz, Sikhs of
Washington and many more. The parade begins at Seattle Center and continues
down 4th Avenue to South Washington Street. NEW THIS YEAR: a Beer Garden at Westlake Center for parade viewers 21+!
This event is free and open to the public, with reserved seating available for purchase.
- Grandstand Seating: $60
- Roadside Seating: $35
Watch the parade live on KIRO 7 and KIRO7.com!