© Grimsby Santa Claus Parade

Grimsby Santa Claus Parade

Quick Facts for 2017:

Date:     Saturday, December 2, 2017

Time:      5:15 pm (the parade starts)

               *see below for road closures*

Theme:   150 Years of Canadian Traditions


Parade Route:

Eastbound along Livingston Ave. / Main St. W at Town Hall and ending at the Ontario St intersection.


Road Closures:

4:00 - 7:30 pm      -Livingston Ave. from Aspen St. to Kerman Ave.

4:30 - 8:00 pm      -Livingston Ave. / Main St. from Kerman Ave. to

                               Ontario St.

                             -Ontario St. from Main St. to Clarke St.

5:30 - 8:00 pm      -restricted access along John St. and Robinson St N                                for disbanding area.


Click Here for Parade Route Map



Best Non-Profit Entry:

Poultry Fest

Best Commercial Entry:

Grimsby Power

Best Church or School:

Winona Gospel Church

Best Walking Group:

Niagara Academy of Performing Arts

Crowd Pleaser Award:

West Niagara Agricultural Society


A special thank you to the Merchants of Downtown Grimsby for sponsoring the judging categories. 


60th Annual Grimsby Santa Claus Parade  







The Grimsby Santa Claus Parade is one of the longest running events in Grimsby.

The parade was once a morning event, but in the year 2000 the parade was moved to an evening event to celebrate the millenium. It was such a success that it has remained an evening event ever since.

Each year the parade consists of approximatley 90 entries which includes community floats, walking groups, marching bands and various entertainment.

The Grimsby Santa Claus Parade is the perfect kickoff to your holiday celebrations - dont' miss it!