Santa Under the Stars Parade

Date - Saturday, November 26, 2022
Time - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

This night time parade is full of magic, with beautifully decorated floats, incredible marching bands and a few special guest including the Jolly man-in-red himself.

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2021 Santa Under the Stars Parade

Huge thanks goes to the exceptional marshalling job done by the Optimist Club of Aurora, the crowd control done by the Don Valley REACT and the great traffic control assistance from the Safeguard Perimeter Solutions, York Region Police and Auxiliary Units. A big thank you to all those who donated time, equipment, services and good will to the 2021 Aurora Santa Under the Stars Parade.

  • Aurora Community Volunteers
  • Chappell Digital
  • Rent Source
  • Smart Centres
  • St. Andrew's Shopping Centre
  • St. Andrew's Valley Golf Club
  • Town of Aurora – Parks Department
  • Town of Aurora – Public Works Department

Thank you to all the participants in the parade who spent countless hours preparing their float or group to make the parade magical. Congratulations to our 2021 Santa Under the Stars Parade Winners. 

  • Best Commercial – New Roots Garden Centre
  • Best Non-Commercial – Marquee Theatrical Productions
  • Best Decorated – CDA Dance
  • Most Creative – Powell Contracting
  • Mayor’s Choice – North Dance Company

And the most important thank you is to Santa Claus for making a special trip to the Town of Aurora!

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Watch Virtual Livestream

You can enjoy the parade from the comfort of your home as the parade will be live streamed. View the parade either during the live time or days after on Facebook or YouTube.

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Accessibility Accommodation

If you require any accommodations for accessing and viewing the parade, please email Shelley Ware. Any information received relating to accommodations will be addressed confidentially. If you are interested in an accessible viewing location, please reach out in advance as there are limited spaces available.


More Information and Contact

For more information, please call the Special Events line at 905-726-4762 or email Shelley Ware

Partial Funding Provided by

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