Santa Claus Parade Articles

Volunteers Sought for Santa Claus Parade

Volunteers Sought for Santa Claus Parade

Organizers of the 102nd Winnipeg Santa Claus Parade are in the midst of a campaign to recruit volunteers for this year's event. The parade is exactly one month from today on Saturday, November 12. Volunteers play a huge role in its success and are desperately needed....

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Here Comes Santa Claus … in August?

Four months today marks Christmas Day, and even though most people don't have the holiday season on their mind just yet, organizers of the 2011 Winnipeg Santa Claus Paradearen't wasting any time. A media launch will take place at Shaw Park today leading up to this...

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Santa Claus Makes Early Visit to Winnipeg for Parade

Santa Claus Makes Early Visit to Winnipeg for Parade

Thousands of Winnipeggers were thrown into the Christmas spirit Saturday as the 101st Santa Claus Parade made its way through downtown streets. Over 70,000 spectators are said to have lined Portage Avenue waiting for the arrival of Santa himself to end the...

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Lost Children Will Have Meeting Places at Santa Parade

By Sarah Klein With the 30,000 people expected to flood downtown streets later today for the Santa Claus Parade, Child Find Manitoba wants to ensure the little ones stay nearby their parents. The organization and its volunteers will be running the "Play Tag with Your...

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Santa Claus Parade Seeking Volunteers

By Sarah Klein Organizers of the 101st Santa Claus Parade are in need of volunteers this year due to an increase in participation. Flag bearers are the positions needing to be filled for the parade, which takes place Saturday, November 13. Each person will be required...

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101st Santa Claus Parade Set for November 13

We barely just got into fall, but it's almost time to start thinking about Christmas. The Winnipeg Santa Claus Parade held their media launch at Assiniboine Park Thursday, where reindeer were on hand along with Santa himself. Watch: The 101st annual parade will be...

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Ain’t No Party Like an Outdoor Dance Party

Following Saturday's Santa Claus Parade, Manitoba Homecoming 2010 threw an outdoor dance party at The Forks hosted by Hot 103's Ace Burpee. The night wound down with a fireworks display shortly after. Fireworks, cute babies, hot chocolate and dancing. It was a good...

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Santa Claus Parade Celebrates 100 Years

Santa Claus Parade Celebrates 100 Years

We may be experiencing mild temperatures without any sight of snow on the ground, but the annual Santa Claus Parade will take place like clockwork on Saturday. This year it's the 100th anniversary of the parade, which makes its way down Portage Avenue at Young Street...

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