Where to See Santa in Toronto This Holiday Season

Have you started planning your Santa visits for the 2016 holiday season? Here is a roundup of favourite neighbourhood parades, mall Santas and more as recommended by the momstown community. For ticketed events and those with scheduled visit times, we recommend booking as soon as possible.

Happy holidays!

###TORONTO EAST END

HAMPERS SANTA CLAUS PARADE

Sunday, November 27, 2016 @ 1pm

Runs west along Kingston Rd from Vic Park to Walter. Followed by a holiday celebration at host Community Centre 55 with activities, music, photos with Santa.

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SANTA AT SCARBOROUGH TOWN CENTRE

Saturday, November 12 – Saturday, December 24, 2016

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###TORONTO WEST END

ETOBICOKE LAKESHORE CHRISTMAS PARADE

Saturday, December 3, 2016 @ 10am

Starts at Dwight Ave. (1 block west of Royal York), travels west along Lakeshore Blvd. W., ends @ Thirty Sixth St. (Just before Browns Line)

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34TH WESTON SANTA CLAUS PARADE

Sunday November 27, 2016 @ 2pm

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Begins at Weston and Church Street and proceeds south on Weston Road ending at Sidney Belsey Crescent.

SHERWAY GARDENS SANTA EXPERIENCE

Saturday, November 19 – Friday, December 23, 2016

Tuesdays to Sundays (No shows on Monday); must book tickets online $15 per child, proceeds to Sleeping Children Around the World and The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.

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BLOOR WEST STROLLING SANTA & MRS CLAUS

Saturday, December 10 & 17, 2016

###DOWNTOWN

SANTA CLAUSE PARADE

Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 12:30 p.m.

Starting at Christie Pits Park, 750 Bloor St West and travels past the ROM and the Eaton Centre, before ending at St. Lawrence Market.

Twenty-five different-themed floats, 22 bands, 100 celebrity clowns, more than 1,500 volunteers, and the big man himself, Santa.

TORONTO CHRISTMAS MARKET

Friday, November 18 – Thursday, December 22, 2016

Distillery Historic District, 55 Mill Street

Visit website for Santa & kids activity hours

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###TORONTO NORTH

SANTA AT FAIRVIEW MALL

November 23 – December 24, 2014

Mall Website | Online Reservations

Source: toronto.momstown.ca