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HO, HO, HO!! It's that time of year again. Watching your local Santa Claus Parade is a great way to get into the holiday spirit. Santa is one busy guy, he's making stops in Pickering, Oshawa, Ajax, Uxbridge, Port Perry, Cobourg, Bowmanville and of course, Toronto.

BOWMANVILLE Saturday November 16th at 10:30am

UXBRIDGE Welcome to the 59th Uxbridge Santa Claus Parade! Saturday November 16th, 2019 Theme for 2019 - "Snowed In" Start Time: 11am - approx 1.5 hours (some road closure may begin approx. 10am) Kids!!! Have your letters to Santa ready! Canada Post will be collecting them at the parade!

OSHAWA, Saturday November 16th at 6pm. Santa's Parade of Lights Please check our Parade Route page for details!

COBOURG, Sunday November 17th, 2019 @ 2pm Join us on King St. in Downtown Cobourg for the 64th Annual Santa Claus Parade! This year's parade theme is "TRADITIONAL CANADIAN CHRISTMAS!"

TORONTO Sunday November 17th. 2019. The parade starts at 12:30pm at Parliament and Bloor. Since 1905, the Toronto Santa Claus parade has made its way through the streets of downtown Toronto. Today, the Santa Claus Parade is the longest running children's parade in the world and one of the overall largest parades in the world.

NEWCASTLE, Sunday November 17th, 2019 The Newcastle Santa Parade is a wonderful event starting with a fantastic fireworks display at 5:30 pm followed by 70 entries that range from marching bands, to clowns and beautifully light up floats that children of all ages enjoy. We are all in great anticipation for Santa's next magical visit to Newcastle with sounds, lights and marching bands of a night time parade. This year the theme for the Parade is 'Christmas Lights'. Mark the date on your calendar and wear a Santa button.

PICKERING, Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 10 AM – 12 PM NEW Ending Route for the 2019 Parade Route The Kinsmen & Kinette Club of Pickering celebrates their 51st Annual Santa Claus Parade. Parade Route: Glenanna Road to Esplanade South, Esplanade South to travel behind the Recreation Complex.

ORONO Saturday November 23, 2019 Parade Starts at 10:30AM. Parade route begins at Mill Lane to Mill St., continues to Main St., turns east onto Station St. Proceeds to Princess St. and disbands at Orono Fairgrounds.

MARKHAM, Saturday November 23rd from 11am -1pm The 47th Annual Markham Santa Claus Parade is the perfect way to celebrate the holiday season with your loved ones. This festive tradition is a time to believe in magic and a time to come together to show who we are as a community – warm, welcoming and spirited. The parade features 100+ floats including marching bands, local businesses and our cultural community, and of course, jolly Old Saint Nick.

AJAX Saturday November 23, 2019 from 6-9pm. Ajax residents and visitors are invited to come out and welcome Santa when he arrives in town for Santa's Specticle of Lights. The Parade begins at the intersection of Bayly St. and Mackenzie Ave., proceeding east along Bayly St. and will continue north on Harwood Ave. S concluding at Ajax Town Hall (Bayly St. and Achillies Rd.)
Immediately following the Parade will be a special tree lighting ceremony and after party at Town Hall (65 Harwood Ave. S) and Ajax Main Library.

COURTICE 7th Annual Courtice Santa Claus Parade, Sunday, December 1, 2019 Noon-1:30pm - Nash Road between Townline and George Reynolds.

PORT PERRY, Saturday December 7, 2019 from 5-7pm The Scugog Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Port Perry Lions Club bring to you the 2019 Parade Theme of a “A Christmas Miracle on Queen Street!”

WHITBY, Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 10am - 12noon. One of the highlights of the year is the annual JCI Santa Claus Parade. Approximately 20,000 people line Brock Street each year to watch the marching bands, dance groups, floats, clowns and musical entertainment - all in anticipation of catching a glimpse of Santa Claus and his reindeer.

 STOUFFVILLE, Saturday December 7, 2019 at 6pm Main Street, Stouville (From Ninth Line to Park Drive) Santa is coming to Whitchurch-Stouville!
Join us and celebrate the season as a parade of lights makes its way down Main Street. Our second annual evening parade will bring Christmas magic with floats, entertainment, holiday music and a visit from Saint Nick himself!

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