Catch the Glow Parade
November 25, 2022
Parade begins at 5:30PM
The Annual "Catch the Glow" Parade will brighten Estes Park at 5:30 PM, the day after Thanksgiving - Friday, November 26, 2021. Each year as many as 20,000 people line Elkhorn Avenue to “Catch the Glow” of this whimsical holiday parade, as well as spend the afternoon visiting Santa and strolling through downtown Estes Park. The parade features more than 40 units, including hand crafted floats from the Town of Estes Park and nonprofits, marching bands, fire trucks and other specialty vehicles.
Estes Transit will provide free trolley service from 12 p.m. until 8 p.m. starting at the Estes Park Visitor Center (500 Big Thompson Ave.) with stops along Elkhorn Avenue (Bond Park, SW corner, The Ore Cart Rock Shop, Tregent Park, West Park Center, The Maxwell Inn, Mrs. Walsh’s Garden, The Grubsteak Restaurant, Moosely T’s and Thirty Below Leather. ). This loop takes about 20 minutes during normal traffic. The trolley will suspend service at 5:00 p.m. to join the floats until the end of the parade. A second shuttle will operate from the Events Complex Park-n-Ride at 1209 Manford Ave. to stops at the Estes Park Visitor Center and Bond Park at Virginia Drive as an overflow parking express. The second shuttle will operate from 3:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. For more information, contact the Estes Park Visitor Center at 970-577-9900 or visit www.estes.org/shuttles.
Promote your non-profit organization with a parade float
The Town of Estes Park thanks the following sponsors for their generous support of the 2021 Catch the Glow Parade:
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