Archive for November, 2011

Santa Claus is Coming to Town!

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

Ajax - Santa is visiting Ajax for their 45th annual Christmas Tree lighting and Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, November 12th from 6-9pm.

Bowmanville 50th Anniversary Santa Claus Parade, November 19th at 10:30am, downtown Bowmanville.

Brooklin -Saturday November 26th from 6 pm - 8 pm Grass Park, Downtown Brooklin. Enjoy Candlelit carols, horse drawn wagon rides, hot chocolate & goodies, seasonal activities and much more. Santa, his reindeer and friends will be there to help us light the tree! Don’t Forget to bring a new Unwrapped Toy for the “Fill the Sleigh” -.

Cobourg Sunday November 20th at 2pm The Annual Santa Claus Parade through Downtown Cobourg, presented by The Lions Club of Cobourg and the Cobourg Downtown Business Improvement Area. Parade route runs along King Street from D’Arcy St. to William St.

Oshawa - The Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is the unofficial start of the Christmas season in the City of Oshawa. Join us at Memorial Park at 6:45 pm on November 17th for a free family event. Santa’s Parade of Lights runs from the Oshawa Centre on November 19th starting at 6pm.

Pickering- Santa Clause Parade, Saturday November 12 at 10am. The theme this year is An Old Fashioned Christmas. Parade route: Glenanna Road, between Dixie Road and Pickering Parkway.
Pickering Bicentennial Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, December 2nd from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Esplanade Park, Pickering Civic.Free family event including the annual Christmas tree lighting, a visit from Santa, holiday crafts, rides, fireworks, BBQ, hot chocolate and live entertainment for both children and adults. Food donations for St. Paul?s Food Bank will be accepted at this event.

Scugog (Port Perry)- Santa Clause Parade Saturday, November 26th at 5p.m. downtown Port Perry. The parade will travel along Reach Street, to Simcoe Street (turn right), south to Queen Street, (turn left), then along Queen Street to end at Water Street.

Port Perry Candle Walk and Tree Lighting Extravaganza: Experience the magic of the season. Meet Santa and his live reindeer! Enjoy a candlelit procession down Queen Street starting from Reflection Park to Palmer Park. Candles will be sold in Reflection Park starting at 7:00 p.m. along with a Warm Hands Warm Heart Tree for the United Way. Scarves, hats, and Mitts will be on the tree to purchase with all proceeds going to your United Way to support your local community. November 18th at 7pm downtown Port Perry.

Toronto Sunday November 20th at 12:30pm. The 107th Toronto Santa Claus Parade (this is the BIG one!) A long-running family tradition! The parade begins at Bloor and Christie, goes along Bloor to University, University down to Wellington, and ends at Front and Jarvis.

Uxbridge -50th Annual Santa Claus Parade (this year’s theme is Christmas Fun) Saturday, November 26 at 11am.

Whitby -JCI Santa Claus Parade, Please mark your calendar for December 3rd and join downtown Whitby for this unique community event that inspires delight and wonder for the young and the young at heart. The theme this year is Super Hero Christmas. Fom Brock St. & Manning to Brock St & Trent St.

Whitby -Celebrate Whitby & Annual Tree Lighting on Saturday December 3rd at 6pm. SANTA IS COMING ! Come help Santa light the Christmas Tree at Whitby’s Celebration Square as we kick off the Festive Season. Come sing Carols and enjoy entertainment and warm up with Hot Chocolate and Cookies. Don’t forget to bring an unwrapped toy for the “Stuff A Bug” Toy Drive.

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