2022 Orangeville Santa Claus Parade!

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Santa Claus is coming to town Saturday November 19th, 2022! 

Gather with family and friends to see the jolly old elf and make some merry memories.  The festivities begin at First Street & Hansen Road at 4:30 pm.  Click here for the Parade route map

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 (approximately 3:30pm).

Parade Tips & FAQ’s
  • Orangeville firefighters will be collecting non-perishable food items on behalf of the Orangeville Food Bank, we thank you for your generosity!
  • Get those wish lists ready! Canada post will be collecting letters to Santa.
  • Remember, Santa’s watching so please don’t litter!  Please find a waste receptacle or bring reusable containers.
  • For everyone’s safety, please keep children on the sidewalks/boulevards and away from moving vehicles at all times.
  • Due to parade road closures, Orangeville Transit buses will stop running at 2:45.  The last bus will leave transfer point at 2:15pm.  Please plan accordingly and check transit schedule details.
  • FREE parade parking is available at the Lord Dufferin Centre Retirement Residence (32 First St.)

Float Registration

Register your float today!  Click Here to download the form.  Please email the completed form to market@downtownorangeville.ca or print, complete and mail to OBIA, 10 First Street, Orangeville, ON L9W 2C4.

The parade theme is North Pole Fantasy. 

Call for volunteers!

Santa Claus needs YOU on the Parade Team!

Here are just a few of the volunteer opportunities available:

  • Float Registration
  • Day-of Volunteer Coordinator
  • Float Traffic Control (Start & End)
  • Float Inspectors
  • Manning Road Barricades
  • End of Parade Safety Monitors
  • Flag Carriers
  • Banner Carriers
  • Litter Pick up
  • Miscellaneous

Please contact Gary Skinn, Parade Coordinator at market@downtownorangeville.ca for more information and to sign up!

Special thanks to the members of the KIN Club of Orangeville for volunteering their time and their invaluable assistance in bringing Santa back to Orangeville!  The Orangeville BIA is honored to organize the parade with their support this year.