The Parade Spectacular is one of the largest helium balloon parades in the country, featuring everyone’s favorite giant balloon characters, award winning marching bands and fabulous floats.  Fun for the whole family!


Parade Spectacular Fun Facts

Balloons, Stars & Sponsors

Route & Free Public Parking Map

Parade Day Family-Friendly Dining

Parade Street Closings



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