Santa Claus will be making personal appearances in several Ottawa neighbourhoods in the coming weeks. Whether you’re attending or not, watch out for road closures and traffic interruptions during the parades.
So, grab your thermos of hot chocolate, pack the kids into their snowsuits and watch firsthand as Santa works his magic to be in multiple parades across the city all at the same time:
- Help Santa Toy Parade, Saturday, November 17, 10 am
- Kanata Santa Claus Parade, Saturday, November 17, 11 am
- Barrhaven Santa Claus Parade, Sunday, November 18, 5:30 pm
- Riverside South Community Association Santa Claus Parade, Saturday, November 24, 1 pm
- Santa’s Parade of Lights Orléans - Saturday, November 24, 6 pm
- Santa Shuffle, Lansdowne, December 1, 8:30 am
- Santa Claus Parade, Constance and Buckham’s Bay, Saturday, December 1, 10 am
- Manotick Santa Claus Parade - Saturday, December 1, noon
- Stittsville Parade of Lights - Saturday, December 1, 6 pm
- Osgoode Village Parade of Lights, Friday, December 7, 7 pm
- Santa Claus Parade and Lighting of the Park, Richmond - Saturday, December 8, 5:30 pm
- Carp Christmas Parade - Saturday, December 8, noon
- Metcalfe Santa Claus Parade - Sunday, December 9, 2 pm
Check out What’s Happening Ottawa for more information about all the cool events happening this season.