Street Seats

Of course there is ample opportunity along the two-mile route to enjoy the parade, but do you like the convenience of knowing exactly where you will be sitting before you even leave the house? Reserve a Street Seat and watch the parade in style, and in a special seat just for you!

General Admission Seats for $10 -- Sold Out!

With the purchase of a Street Seat, you can be confident that a chair will be waiting for you in a prime viewing location, as part of a “first come, first served” seating block.

*Service fees apply; Children 4 and under who can sit on a lap of an adult do not need a reserved seat; Parade is free and open to the public.

Click here to purchase General Admission Street Seats tickets.

DNC VIP Street Seats for $25 -- Sold Out!
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Want something even more special? VIP Street Seats, located on Main Street, offer an extra special parade viewing experience. Open seating not your thing or want to make sure your group is guaranteed to be right next to each other? With VIP, you will reserve a selected section and seat number. And don’t forget the awesome VIP perks, including:
  • Hot cocoa and goodie bag
  • Nearby portable restroom facilities
  • Complimentary blanket
  • One complimentary ticket to Dickens Christmas Towne

*Service fees apply; Children 4 and under who can sit on a lap of an adult do not need a reserved seat; Parade is free and open to the public.

Click here to purchase VIP Street Seats tickets.

Waterside District VIP Experience for $40 per ticket

Join Waterside District for a VIP viewing experience of the parade and annual lighting of the city, along with access to festive foods, drinks and holiday activities including a band, kids area, light-up toys and more! We ask that you bring your own folding chair for a comfortable seating experience.

  • Admission to the VIP Viewing Area
  • $20 promotional gift card to Waterside District
  • 1 ticket for Hot Cocoa
  • Enjoy a festive holiday atmosphere with food tents, holiday garb and non-alcoholic drinks available for purchase

Kids 10 and under are FREE to attend.

Click here to purchase Waterside District VIP Experience tickets.

Street Seats Frequently Asked Questions