Kick off the holiday season right by enjoying the Santa Claus Parade in downtown Winnipeg! For over a hundred years, this parade's festive colours, lights and music has put smiles on the faces of many children and those who are young at heart. Parade day activities include:
  • Camerata Nova – 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. – Free concert at Manitoba Hydro Place
  • Santa's Block Parties – 4:00 p.m.
  • Santa Claus Parade – 5:00 p.m.
  • Entertainment at The Forks – 7:00 p.m. – Spinning LIVE with Energy 106 Crew! Hosted by JD Francis & DJ Breeze!
  • Fireworks at The Forks – 7:30 p.m.
Make sure the kids don't forget to bring their letters to Santa, as Canada Post volunteers will be collecting them along the parade route. Saturday, November 16, 2013 Downtown Winnipeg and The Forks For more information and the full schedule of activities, visit Winnipeg Santa Claus Parade.

Photo by Ken Au via Flickr