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.
###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.
SANTA AT SCARBOROUGH TOWN CENTRE
Saturday, November 12 – Saturday, December 24, 2016
###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)
34TH WESTON SANTA CLAUS PARADE
Sunday November 27, 2016 @ 2pm
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.
BLOOR WEST STROLLING SANTA & MRS CLAUS
Saturday, December 10 & 17, 2016
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
SANTA AT FAIRVIEW MALL
November 23 – December 24, 2014
Mall Website | Online Reservations