Come one, come all to America’s Largest Balloon Parade! Watch marching bands, floats, drill teams and giant balloons parade down San Diego’s beautiful waterfront on Dec 26, 2019, from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

The scenic, bayside streets of downtown San Diego will come alive with the 2019 Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade! As always, this exciting family event brings together world-class marching bands, magnificent floats, entertaining drill teams, and a procession of enormous balloons – more than any other parade! Over 100,000 street-side spectators will enjoy the parade along with a nationwide television audience in celebration of Holiday Bowl game day.

Parade festivities will begin in the television area with the Solar Turbines 5K Run/Walk.

Holiday Bowl Parade and Game Day Event Timeline:

9:45 AM: Holiday Bowl 5K Run/Walk
10:00 AM: Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade presented by National Funding
1:00 PM: FanZone opens – SDCCU Stadium
1:30 PM: VIP Tailgate – SDCCU Stadium
3:30 PM: Pregame Show – SDCCU Stadium
4:00 PM: Holiday Bowl – SDCCU Stadium

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