Step into the holiday spirit at the annual Twinkle Light Parade in Albuquerque.
2014 Twinkle Light Parade Winners!
Best in Show
1st Girl Scouts Holiday Celebration by Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails
1st- First Impression Rodeo Club
Car Club/Motorcycle Club
Tie 1st- A Model Christmas by Poco Quatros Car Club
Tie 1st- Dezert Dogz Buggy Club
3rd- Classic Chevy Club of Albuquerque
1st- Presbyterian Hospital Stroke Program by Presbyterian Healthcare Services
2nd- Truckie by Two Men and a Truck
3rd- A Peterbilt Christmas by Rush Truck Center
1st- AMAFCA Snowman
2nd- Albuquerque Fire Department
3rd- Albuquerque Police Department
Large Group Walking
1st- Lonfellow Elementary Prairie Doggies
2nd- Albuquerque High School Mighty Bull Dog Band
3rd- Highland High School Hornet Band
1st- Santa Cruz by Damien, Tammy and Friends
3rd- Holiday Lights and Bikes by Duke City Cruisers
1st- Girl Scouts Holiday Celebration by Girl Scouts of New Mexico Trails
Tie 2nd- Mickey and Minnie's Christmas Party by The Sanchez Family
Tie 2nd- Christmas Luau by Ha'alele Hahana
1st- 1952 Chevy by Bill Griffith
2nd- 1949 Chevy Fleetline by Jose Padilla
3rd- Bed Rock Mini Truck
Small Group Walking
1st- BSA Pack and Troop 88 by Boy Scouts of America
2nd- Mac-Tire of Sky Pipes and Drums
3rd- Rio Grande High School Marching Band
Kick-off the holiday season with Albuquerque's biggest holiday parade, The Annual Twinkle Light Parade! It is a spectacular family-friendly holiday event featuring dozens of floats, marching bands, equestrian clubs, fire trucks, car clubs, and businesses and wrapping up with Mr. and Mrs. Claus! With over 300,000 lights, the parade is sure to dazzle audiences of all ages. This is a don't-miss event.
The Twinkle Light Parade takes place on Saturday, December 6 at 5:15 p.m. in Nob Hill. The parade will start on Central at Washington, head West on Central and end at Girard. Streets close at 3 p.m. Get there early and snag your seats!
Free Park and Ride
Beat the traffic and find easy parking. Park on the southwest corner of University and Lomas. Then take the Park and Ride from the lot to the west end of the parade. Shuttles will run from 3-10 p.m.
Judging this year's parade are nine local news anchors, radio personalities, and mascots.
- Chris Ramirez- KOB 4
- Brittany the Producer- 93.3 KOB-FM's Morning Mayhem
- Steph Duran- Nash FM 92.3 KRST
- Paul Bailey- Nash FM 92.3 KRST
- Simon- Magic in the Morning on 99.5 Magic FM
- Dan Mayfield- Albuquerque Business First
- Nancy Laflin-KOAT-TV
- Caleb James- KOB 4
- Orbit- Albuquerque Isotopes
Be a Part of the Magic
Applications are now closed for this year's Twinkle Light Parade. Anyone is welcome! Families, schools, community groups, non-profits and more are all invited to participate. For more information and to start planning for next year, click here.
Thank you to our sponsors:
And a special thanks to Flying Star Café for supporting this community event!