Seahawks' Super Bowl victory parade

Some people staked out spots overnight in freezing temperatures and thousands more crowded into downtown Seattle during morning rush hour Wednesday for the Seahawks' Super Bowl victory parade.

Officials are anticipating a turnout between 200,000 and 500,000 along Fourth Avenue. The parade begins at 11 a.m. PST at Denny Way and goes to CenturyLink Field, where an event for season ticket holders will be held.
Associated Press

A Seattle Seahawks fan holds up a sign during the Super Bowl champions parade on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Seahawks fans line the street during the Super Bowl champions parade on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

A photo of Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson is held up by fans lining the street during the Super Bowl champions parade on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Seahawks linebacker and Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith gestures to fans during the Super Bowl champions parade, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday

Seattle Seahawks linebacker and Super Bowl MVP Malcolm Smith gestures to fans during the Super Bowl champions parade, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Seahawks' running back Marshawn Lynch throws pieces of candy while riding on the hood of a vehicle during the Super Bowl champions parade, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

A fan stands with a signed newspaper along 4th Avenue in downtown at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle

A fan stands with a signed newspaper along 4th Avenue in downtown at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in Seattle, Washington February 5, 2014. Up to 500,000 Seattle Seahawks fans were expected to brave sub-freezing temperatures to celebrate the football team's first Super Bowl title at a parade set to wind through the city's downtown on Wednesday. REUTERS/Jason Redmond (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch rides on the hood of a vehicle during the parade for the NFL football Super Bowl champions, Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson applauds fans during a parade for the NFL football Super Bowl champions Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks owner Paul Allen waves a 12th Man flag out of his window as he rides in a parade for the NFL football Super Bowl champions Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll pumps his fist toward spectators at a parade for the NFL football Super Bowl champions Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman holds up the Vince Lombardi Trophy during a parade for the NFL football Super Bowl champions Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks defeated the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Western Washington University students stand along 4th Avenue at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in downtown in Seattle

Western Washington University students Teena Thach (L), 21, and Shawna Mori, 20, stand along 4th Avenue at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in downtown in Seattle, Washington February 5, 2014. Up to 500,000 Seattle Seahawks fans were expected to brave sub-freezing temperatures to celebrate the football team's first Super Bowl title at a parade set to wind through the city's downtown on Wednesday. REUTERS/Jason Redmond (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL EDUCATION)

Seattle Seahawks fans cheer as they wait for the Super Bowl champions parade to begin Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Fans stand along 4th Avenue at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in downtown Seattle, Washington

Fans stand along 4th Avenue at the Super Bowl victory parade for the Seattle Seahawks in downtown Seattle, Washington February 5, 2014. Up to 500,000 Seattle Seahawks fans were expected to brave sub-freezing temperatures to celebrate the football team's first Super Bowl title at the parade set to wind through the city's downtown on Wednesday. REUTERS/Jason Redmond (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT FOOTBALL)

A Seattle Seahawks fan waits for the Super Bowl champions parade to begin Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

A Seattle Seahawks fan waits in the cold for the start of the Super Bowl champions parade to begin Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

A Seattle Seahawks fan waves a flag with the Space Needle behind at a parade for the Super Bowl champions in Seattle on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game on Feb. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/John Froschauer)

Seattle Seahawks fans stand bundled against the cold as they wait for the Super Bowl champions parade to begin Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday.(AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks fans wait for the team's Super Bowl championship parade to begin on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game on on Feb. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks fans wait for the team's Super Bowl championship parade to begin on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII football game on on Feb. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Seattle Seahawks fans cheer as they wait for the Seahawks' Super Bowl victory parade to begin Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

A Seattle Seahawks fan begins a "Sea-Hawks" cheer while waiting the parade for the Super Bowl champions Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, in Seattle. The Seahawks beat the Denver Broncos 43-8 in NFL football's Super Bowl XLVIII on Sunday. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

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