Santa Claus Parade

Santa Claus is coming to town! Join us on November 19 at 2 p.m. for the EG Santa Claus Parade. The parade begins at the Mount Albert Road and Leslie Street (19000 Leslie Street in front of the Civic Centre) and ends at the Sports Complex (1914b Mount Albert Road).

Remember to bring letters to Santa for collection from Canada Post along the parade route.

Parade attendees are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items, and new, unwrapped, toys for the Food & Toy Drive which will be collected along the parade route.

Dress warmly for the weather. Parking is extremely limited; please plan accordingly.

Float Applications are now closed. Thank you for applying.


Congratulations to the 2023 Winners!

Best Effort by School - York Professional Care and Education 

Best Effort by Walking Group - New Leaf Living and Learning Inc.

Best Community Float - Viking Shrine Club

Best Commercial Float - New Roots Garden Centre

Santa Claus Parade Route 2023

Christmas Market

Start your holiday shopping early with EG's Christmas Market and grab something unique for the special people in your life. The Christmas Market runs from 2 to 6 p.m. at the EG Sports Complex (1914b Mount Albert Road).

Free Skate

Enjoy a free skate from 2 to 5 p.m. inside the Sports Complex on the New Roads Pad!

Thanks to Tiny Seedlings for sponsoring!

Tree Lighting

Join Mayor and Council for our official holiday Tree Lighting which begins at 5 p.m. at the EG Sports Complex (1914b Mount Albert Road).