Join the Festivities!

Join us for a family-friendly evening of fun and entertainment on

Saturday, Nov 16

Parade starts on Portage Avenue at Young Street at 5:00pm

Approximately 50-60 min from the first float to the last float - Santa!

Santa reaches The Forks Market parking lot at approximately 6:45pm and the new float will stay there for public viewing until 9:00pm.

Thank You Winnipeg!

Because of your overwhelming support, the Winnipeg Santa Parade will continue to be a beloved tradition for many years to come!

Catch live Coverage of the Parade

Tune in to watch the parade on CTV

 - Live streaming at 5:00pm

 - Condensed version at 6:30 PM

Parade Route


Block Parties

Arrive early for Santa's Block Parties, starting at 4:00 PM

Join the fun as local organizations host activities and events along the parade route.

Get the details about this year's Block Parties and other pre-parade events. 

Dress in warm layers, and remember to pack extra mittens, scarves, and hats. It may be cold outside, and Santa is worth the wait!


Mittens, toque, and scarf


Warm socks


Comfortable boots