The Cheyenne Christmas Parade will be featuring over 130 illuminating floats during today’s event.
Saturday, November 24th at 5:30 p.m. in Downtown Cheyenne on Carey Ave. & Capitol Ave. is the 28th Annual Cheyenne Christmas Parade and the special opportunity to contribute to Toys for Tots. Following the parade the community is invited to attend the City of Cheyenne Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in the Depot Plaza conducted by Mayor Orr and Santa Claus. This year as well, they will be hosting a special ribbon cutting to launch the Depot Ice Rink.
Street Closures: Streets closures for the parade will begin at 3 p.m. for a safe parade start at 5:30 p.m. Signs are posted throughout downtown to remind vehicles to park off of the parade route. Vehicles which remain on the route prior to closure will be towed to the West lot off of 15th Street across from the Asher Building.
Stay Warm: There are an array of businesses which will be open during the event for warm viewing and refuge including; The Paramount Ballroom & Cafe, Flippers Family Arcade, The Blue Art Gallery, Crooked Cup, Wyoming Home, Cheyenne Little Theatre Players in the Atlas, and many other destinations. It is encouraged to attend the parade with winter attire and blankets to bundle up.
Prior to the parade, the Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce is encouraging the community to shop locally for Shop Small Business Saturday.