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Santa Claus Parades 2023 in Brampton, Toronto, Mississauga, Milton, Orangeville, Guelph, Burlington, Bolton including Maps – Updated 2023

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 2023! 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 2023!

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 26,2023

The Original Toronto Santa Claus Parade has been a central part of the holidays in Toronto for over 119 years. The Parade brings people together, regardless of their background, celebrating hope, family and love. It’s part of the fabric of our community. Every year the parade bring hundreds of thousands of people on the streets of Toronto, and millions more watching at home, together to celebrate this joyous season.

Date: November 26th, 2023 at 12:30PM starting in Christie Pits.

Christmas Parades in Halton Region

Milton Santa Claus Parade – November 26,2023

What is your favourite Christmas movie? Elf? Miracle on 34th Street? Could it be How the Grinch Stole Christmas? Maybe it’s a classic like A Christmas Carol, Its a Wonderful Life or a Christmas Story? Perhaps the fun ones like A Christmas Vacation, The Santa Clause, or Home Alone? Whichever one it is, there is plenty to choose from. So as you may have guessed, The Milton Santa Claus Parade theme this year is “Christmas in the Movies”.

Date: November 26th, 2023 at 1:30PM

Georgetown Santa Claus Parade – November 18, 2023

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 – November 18th @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 18, 2023 at 9AM

Mark your calendar! Santa Claus is landing his sleigh in Oakville for this year’s in-person parade on Saturday, November 18, beginning at 9 a.m.

Santa Claus Parade in Burlington

Burlington Santa Claus Parade – December 2nd, 2023 @2PM

Save the date for December 2, 2023.

  • Begins at Guelph Line from Prospect Street to New Street
  • New Street from Guelph Line to Martha Street
  • James Street from Martha Street to Brant Street
  • Brant Street from Baldwin Street/Victoria Avenue
  • Concluding on Brant Street at Elgin Street

Christmas Parades in Peel Region

Brampton Santa Claus Parade – November 18th, 2023 @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! Starting: Bramalea & Central Park and Ending: North Park & Jordan Blvd

Mississauga Santa Claus Parade – Dec 3rd

We are thrilled to announce the Mississauga Santa Claus Parade is returning TBD! Get into the holiday spirit with your family at this fun filled parade happening at the Erin Mills Auto Centre. Parade starts at 12:00!

Christmas Parades in Bolton and Orangeville

Orangeville Santa Claus Parade – Saturday November 18th, 2023 @5PM

This year Santa’s coming to town! On November 18th 2023 join us for the Santa Claus Parade in Downtown Orangeville!  Gather with family and friends to see the jolly old elf and make some merry memories.

Come early to shop, marvel at the Yuletide window displays, grab a hot chocolate or bite to eat, and settle in for a great parade! Pre-parade entertainment, including strolling performers and music, will start on Broadway when the road clears.

Christmas traditions

Bolton Santa Claus Parade Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 @11AM

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!! Bolton Kin are looking forward to holding a full-scale parade down Hwy 50 in 2023!

Christmas Parades in Guelph and Kitchener

Guelph Santa Claus Parade – Saturday December 2nd, 2023 @5:30PM

NEW FOR 2023, the Guelph Community Santa Parade has a new date and time, and is part of a two day festival titled Spirit of the Season.

Taking place on Friday December 1st and Saturday December 2nd in historic Downtown Guelph, Spirit of the Season will bring together our community for a celebration of the coming Winter Season. Combining the Guelph Community Santa Parade, the  Mayor’s Tree Lighting and two new holiday shopping markets, this spectacular and inclusive two day festival will activate the Downtown core with entertainment, lights and decoration, adding sparkle to this special season.

Kitchener Santa Claus Parade – Saturday Nov 18, 2023 @10AM

Along Weber Street, from Frederick to Erb Street. Join in the spirit of the season, delight in the Santa Run that starts at 9:45am, bring your letters to Santa for Canada Post to deliver, donate to the Food Bank of Waterloo, and help your local Firefighters collecting for the Knights of Columbus’ Toy Drive!

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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