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Reserve your seat for Parade of Lights

Posted Aug. 18, 2017

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The XTO Energy Parade of Lights rolls through downtown Fort Worth on Nov. 19.

Reserved seating along the XTO Energy Parade of Lights is now available for purchase.

The parade starts at 6 p.m. Nov. 19 — the Sunday before Thanksgiving — at the intersection of Weatherford and Houston streets. This is a new start location, and the route has changed. View a route map.

Seats are individually marked and reserved. Your seats, once purchased, will be held throughout the parade. Most seating sections are three rows deep and are in the street.

Discounts are available for seniors (60 and older) and children 12 and younger. Infants, as long as they can sit in a lap, do not need a reserved seat.

Of course, there is plenty of space along the route to watch the parade for free.

The lighting of the Sundance Square Christmas Tree will take place on Nov. 18. Learn more.

The Parade of Lights is produced by Downtown Fort Worth Inc.

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Special Called City Council Meeting, Public Hearing on Tax Rate and Budget: 3 p.m. Sept. 22, 2017; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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Master Composter Class: 6 p.m. Sept. 22, 2017; Tarrant Area Food Bank Learning Garden at Ridglea Christian Church, 6720 W. Elizabeth Lane.
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Master Composter Class: 8:30 a.m. Sept. 23, 2017; Tarrant Area Food Bank Learning Garden at Ridglea Christian Church, 6720 W. Elizabeth Lane.
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Building Standards Commission Meeting: 9:30 a.m. Sept. 25, 2017; City Council Chambers, Second Floor, City Hall, 200 Texas Street.
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