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61st Annual Santa Claus Parade

15-Nov-2013

PARADE ROUTE:
The Parade Route will be the same route as last year.  The parade will leave the Causeway, go onto Union St., left on Sydney St., right on King’s Square North, left on Charlotte St., down King St. and on to St. Patrick, on to Main St., right on Lansdowne Ave., and right at Wellesley Blvd.  These streets will be closed off during the parade.

•    Citizens are asked to not park on King Street beginning at 5 pm.
•    Any vehicles parked anywhere along the parade route after 5:30 p.m. will be towed.
•    Please be aware of and obey all signage along the parade route

STREET CLOSURES:
Please note that the Causeway (all 4 lanes) will be blocked off beginning at 3:30pm on Sat. Nov. 16th for parade line-up.

COMMUNITY FOOD BANK:
Please bring grocery bags with non-perishable food items to the Saint John Santa Claus Parade!  City workers will be gathering the groceries along the parade route just before the parade begins.  The food will be delivered to the Community Food Bank.
 
COATS FOR KIDS:
Bring your gently used coats to the parade and support the Coats for Kids Campaign.  NBCC students and staff will be picking up gently used coats along the parade route just before the parade starts.
 
LETTERS TO SANTA CLAUS:
Children with letters to Santa Claus – the letters will be picked up along the parade route just before Santa Claus.  Be sure to include your return mailing address!

This year's parade is sponsored by United Rentals.

For more information on the parade, please call Uptown Saint John at 633-9797 or visit www.sjsantaparade.com