Helpful Quick Tips

Route Info: Check back for 2021 route.

Food & Drink: There will be several of our Tryon Street vendors offering food and hot/cold beverages.

Parking: There is ample parking available Thanksgiving morning in Uptown Charlotte along Tryon Street. Don't want to drive? The Light Rail will be in service Thanksgiving morning and will drop you right in Uptown. See below for more details!

Parade Broadcast: The parade will air on WBTV on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas morning. It will also be live streamed on WBTV's Facebook page and on the parade app.

Uptown Charlotte is well-parked with approximately 50,000 spaces available on-street and in privately-managed decks and lots. Many of these spaces will be available at market rates on Thanksgiving morning. For more parking information, click below. You can also take the LYNX Blue Line, CityLYNX Gold Line or ride a Charlotte B-cycle, all of which provide easy access to the parade route.

Interested in being apart of the biggest Thanksgiving parade in the Southeast? We have a number of volunteer roles available to get you in on the action.

Take a look at our frequently asked questions to keep you informed on parade day festivites. Still have a question? Shoot us a message or give us a call!