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Santa Claus Parades near the Great Toronto Area including Maps – Updated 2022

Santa Claus is Coming to Town: A Complete List of Toronto, Peel Region Santa Claus Parades, and Halton Region Christmas Parades

All of the Santa Claus Parades are Back for 2022! We have included info on Georgetown Santa Claus Parade, Milton Santa Claus Parade, Brampton Santa Claus Parade, Mississauga Santa Claus Parade, Oakville Santa Claus Parade, and Burlington Santa Claus Parade, Orangeville Santa Claus Parade, Bolton Santa Claus Parade.

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Want to know about all of the Santa Claus Parades happening in the Greater Toronto Area, you have come to the right place!  We have a HUGE list of parades happening in the region of Peel, Halton, Toronto and beyond.  Find details on Santa Claus Parade events in 2022!

If your interested in some more Christmas fun then check out our Guide to Santa Photos and Visits, and our Guide to Christmas Lights in the Greater Toronto Area and Guide to Holiday Drive Thru Lights.

Christmas Parades in Toronto

Toronto Santa Claus Parade – November 20th @ 12:30pm

The Original Santa Claus Parade has been a central part of the holidays in Toronto for over 100 years. The support of the City of Toronto, our volunteers, our sponsors and the community have been unwavering throughout our history, and in particularly, over these past months.

Christmas Parades in Halton Region

Milton Santa Claus Parade – November 26th 1:30-3PM

This year’s Milton Santa Claus Parade theme is Around the World.

Georgetown Santa Claus Parade – November 19th , 2022 @ 5:00pm

This year is the 91st annual Georgetown Santa Claus Parade sponsored by the Georgetown Lions Club. The parade  will follow our tried and true route travelling along Guelph St. to Mill Street then Charles to the the Georgetown Fairgrounds.

Acton Santa Claus Parade – Nov 19th @1PM

We are Back! The parade will once again start at the corner of Acton Blvd and Hwy 7 and procced through downtown Acton go north on Hwy 25, left on Knox St and end at Prospect Park.

Oakville Santa Claus Parade – Saturday Nov 19, 2022 at 9AM

Mark your calendar! Santa Claus is landing his sleigh in Oakville for this year’s in-person parade on Saturday, November 19, beginning at 9 a.m. After a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, that’s something to be jolly about!

After taking the free Santa shuttle, Oakville residents can get their spot along the parade route to take in the sights and sounds of the creative floats. This year’s parade theme will be Christmas Around the World to recognize holiday traditions from all cultures and countries. 

Santa Claus Parade in Burlington

Burlington Santa Claus Parade – December 4th, 2022 @2PM

We are excited to be returning to an in-person parade this year. Save the date for December 4, 2022.

Christmas Parades in Peel Region

Brampton Santa Claus Parade – November 19th, 2022 @5PM

The Brampton Santa Claus Parade always brings cheer and smiles to so many young and young at heart.  This year will be no exception! 

You’ll see fun and exciting floats, hear Christmas music, watch dance performances, laugh with enchanting characters, and of course hear a special message from Santa himself!

The Brampton Santa Claus Parade is back on the streets, and with a new Route!

Due to the ongoing construction in downtown Brampton, the Brampton Santa Claus Parade Committee worked effortlessly to find a new location for the 2022 Parade. Taking into consideration many factors the Route was chosen and we are proud to bring The Brampton Santa Claus Parade Back in person on our new Route.

Get ready for the 2022 Parade on Saturday November 19th at 5pm. 

The Parade will start at the intersection of Bramalea Road and Central Park Drive, at 5:00pm
The Parade will head north on Bramalea Road towards North Park Drive. It will then head east on North Park Drive concluding at the intersection of North Park Drive and Jordan Blvd.

Mississauga Santa Claus Parade – Saturday Dec 4th, 2022 – 12:30-2:30PM

The parade route will officially start at the intersection of Dunwin Drive and Glen Erin Drive proceeding southbound on Glen Erin turning westbound on to Motorway Blvd and final turn onto northbound Woodchester Drive. Total distance of 1.2 km.

This Parade promises to be the largest and most elaborate parade to take place in Mississauga. It is also supporting important local charities, such as the Mississauga Food Bank, United Way of Peel Region and Habitat for Humanity amongst others.

Christmas Parades in Bolton and Orangeville

Orangeville Santa Claus Parade – Saturday November 19th @4:30PM

Celebrating A HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS with the Orangeville community! Gather with family and friends to see the jolly old elf and make some merry memories.  The festivities begin at First Street & Hansen Road at 4:30 pm.  Click here for the Parade route map.

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Bolton Santa Claus Parade Saturday, December 3rd, 2022 @11AM

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!! Bolton Kin are looking forward to holding a full-scale parade down Hwy 50 in 2022!

Please Note: 

We do our best to ensure the information on The Exploring Family is accurate, however information and events are subject to change. 

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