Quick Facts for 2016:

Date:     Saturday, December 3, 2016

Time:      5:15 pm (the parade starts)

               *see below for road closures*

Theme:   to be determined

Further 2016 parade information will be available in September 2016.


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.

Please use alternate routes during these times and expect traffic delays.  To ensure the safety of all participants, spectators and volunteers we must have the roads completely closed during these times.


Click Here for Parade Route Map - 2015



Best Community Entry:     

EDC Dancers Inc.

Best Business Entry:

Aspire Gymnastics

Best Church or School:

Grimsby Secondary School

Crowd Pleaser Award:

Image Party Place


© Grimsby Santa Claus Parade

Grimsby Santa Claus Parade

59th 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!