The City and County building all decked out(Photo: TaRhonda Thomas/9NEWS)
DENVER - Tuesday marked a historic day in Denver history -- the Denver Broncos brought back the
Lombardi Trophy from Super Bowl 50.
Thousands of fans flooded the streets of downtown Denver to congratulate the team on their victory on Sunday in Santa Clara, Calif.
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In temperatures that dipped into the 20s, diehard Broncos fans stood out, claiming their spots for the upcoming parade Tuesday afternoon.
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Fans start showing up at the parade
Fans start to gather for the victory parade
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Broncos fans are pumped
The festivities kicked off at 10 a.m. with musical performances by Funkiphino, 3OH!3, Big Head Todd and The Monsters. Fans jumped, jammed and jigged to the tunes as the energy built.
Just before noon, the Broncos players, coaches and staff will board fire trucks and roll slowly through the crowd-lined streets of the Mile High City to celebrate winning the Super Bowl.
The official parade kicks off at noon.
At 1 p.m., the rally will start at Civic Center Park, featuring Broncos players and coaches, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper, Denver Mayor Hancock and other guests.
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