If your holiday traditions include watching the Target Holidazzle Parade on Nicollet Mall, take Metro Transit for an easy ride to downtown Minneapolis.
This year’s Holidazzle season begins Friday, Nov. 29, and continues every Friday and Saturday night through Dec. 21. See the Twinkle Bus, decorated with more than 23,000 LED lights!
Hop on a bus in your neighborhood or catch light rail at a nearby station. Head downtown early or stay late for dinner or shopping. The parade starts at 6:30 p.m.
> Learn more about the parade.
Two free-ride nights: Dec. 7 & Dec. 14
Take Metro Transit buses and METRO lines free from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, and Saturday, Dec. 14.
Bring the family for a night of holiday fun in downtown Minneapolis. The free-ride offer is not available on Northstar.
Special-event service added for Northstar
Northstar will add a special-event train for service to the parade on these Saturdays: Nov. 30, Dec. 7, Dec. 14 and Dec. 21. Northstar Link buses will connect with the Holidazzle special event-train at Big Lake Station.
Regular weekend fares will apply on Northstar. Save time and buy your ticket or Northstar Roundtrip Family Pass online!
> See the schedule for special Northstar service to Holidazzle
For help planning your trip, call 612-373-3333 to talk to a transit expert or use the interactive Trip Planner.