A dazzling Erie Parade of Lights travels through the community’s downtown area on Friday, December 1, 2023. Besides the parade, visitors can enjoy local school choirs, free carriage rides, free hot chocolate, and a visit with Santa just before the Parade of Lights! Festivities begin at 4:30 p.m., with the parade stepping off at 6:30 p.m. at Perry Street & Briggs.
Local choirs perform at 500 Briggs Street
Visit with Santa from before the parade at 544 Briggs Street.
Hop on a free carriage ride from at 235 Wells Street (Chamber Office).
Stop by for free hot chocolate on the corner of Briggs and Wells in the Post Office Parking Lot or at Orchard Church at 470 Briggs.
Parade of Lights begins at 6:30 p.m. at Perry Street & Briggs traveling north on Briggs to Cheesman.