The Annual Candlelight Christmas Parade has become a tradition among the community of Madera. Crowds of children and adults cheer as the lighted decorated floats go by. For the Community of Madera, this annual parade kicks off the Holiday Season. The annual parade is provide by the Madera Downtown Association and the Madera Evening Lions Service Organization. The Christmas Parade of Lights begins at 6:00 pm. The parade route starts at Yosemite Avenue and A Street and proceeds West on Yosemite Avenue then turn South on E Street.