Holiday Bowl Day – Event Timeline
- Solar Turbines 5K – 9:45 am
- Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade – 10:00 am
- Battle of the Bands – Broadway Pier – 11:45 am (approximate)
- SDCCU Holiday Bowl – 6:00 pm kickoff
America’s Largest Balloon Parade
The scenic, bayside streets of downtown San Diego will come alive with the Port of San Diego Holiday Bowl Parade presented by National Funding! 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.
Join us before the game at SDCCU Stadium for the FREE pregame FanZone, featuring a craft beer garden, food trucks, interactive games, live music and more! Plus, enter for a chance to win a $100 Gift Card from Smart & Final! Get everything you need with real savings at Smart & Final… your Holiday Headquarters!