Summerlin Patriotic Parade
The Summerlin Council Patriotic Parade is the Las Vegas valley’s largest and most popular Fourth of July parade, attracting more than 35,000 Southern Nevadans each year, including community VIPs and local dignitaries. The parade is free and open to the public and attracts families throughout the valley, but attendees are predominantly from Summerlin and surrounding areas.
♦ Summerlin Patriotic Parade Details ♦
WHEN: Monday, July 4, 2023, 9 – 11 a.m / Escort division commences at 8:30 a.m.
WHERE: The parade begins at the corner of Hillpointe Rd. and Hills Center Dr. in The Trails village of Summerlin. Participants travel south toward Village Center Circle, then west on Trailwood Drive. The parade ends near the corner of Trailwood Drive and Spring Gate Lane.
New to the Summerlin Patriotic Parade for 2023
The Magic of Encanto float
America’s Top Gun float
A Salute to the Military
honoring the service men and women from Nellis and Creech Air Force Bases
featuring the Desert Angels gospel choir
America Standing Tall
featuring a 15-foot Miss Stars and Stripes towering high above the crowd
A Very Vegas Birthday
with a special appearance by Elvis
Dancing in the Streets
by the Contemporary West Dance Theatre ARTSWORK Pro.
The Fourth Awakens
featuring the Neon City Garrison Star Wars costuming club
Mario Karts on Parade featuring Mario and Luigi
Frozen Fun featuring Elsa and Anna.
More than 2,500 people are expected to participate in the parade and more than 500 volunteers from dozens of local schools and community groups will assist with parade operations. Over 20,000 cubic feet of helium will be used for the more than 25 giant inflatables. Attendance along the parade route is expected to top 50,000 people.
The parade is free and open to the public.
Parade-goers may reserve personal viewing areas curbside with blankets, chairs, etc. Those spaces are available on a first come, first served basis and may be set up along the parade route sidewalks no earlier than 7 a.m. on July 3. Personal property set up to save spaces prior to July 3 at 7 a.m. will be collected and donated. All persons and their property must remain on the curb.
Everyone is encouraged to arrive early, bring water and wear sunscreen.