Cambridge Santa Claus Parade

The 2018 Cambridge Santa Claus Parade is SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17th - 6:00 p.m. 

 

Hespeler Rd. (From Dunbar Rd. to Langs Dr.)

 

 

Road Closures, Detours & Parade Areas

The Parade Map contains information for road closures and detours.  Road closures will be in effect from 5:30pm for about 3 hours. 

This map also contains information for parade participants including the location of the sections, the marshalling area, parade route and disbanding area. 

Please Note* The parade route makes a full loop - you will end up back where you started. 

 

Getting to the Marshalling Area

  • Enter the marshalling area at Langs Drive and Industrial Rd. as shown on the MAP.
  • Report to the Marshal in a green vest whose number corresponds to the section number you have been assigned.
  • Follow the marshals' directions for placement in the lineup.

Parking

There will be no vehicular traffic within the marshalling area other than the actual floats. Car-pool close to the area; walk-in your float participants! After unloading, vehicles should continue directly to parking in nearby lots to wait for the parade to finish.

Please respect property owners and private parking lots. If there are 'No Parking' signs, please obey them. 

Washrooms

There will be portable washrooms available in the line-up area.

Parade Headquarters

The parade headquarters will be at the entrance to the public works yard on Dunbar Rd. All section marshals are in radio contact with the base. It is for emergencies only.

PARADE OFFICIALS

The authority of the Parade Marshal is absolute in all matters pertaining to the marshaling area, parade route, and dispersal time. The Parade Marshal will wear a green safety vest.

PLEASE BE RESPECTFUL AND FOLLOW THE DIRECTION OF THE PARADE OFFICIALS

They are working hard to ensure everyone enjoys the parade. 

BE SURE TO READ ALL OF THE RULES AND REGULATIONS!

OTHER INFORMATION

The parade will move onto Hespeler Rd. from Dunbar Rd. at 6:00 p.m. sharp! It will turn off Hespeler Road at Langs drive and loop back to Industrial Road where it will disband. You are to proceed to the same location you began in to avoid congestion of those behind you.

If a float/vehicle breaks down, move it to the side of the road. There will be a vehicle available to assist if necessary. A marshal can reach it by radio.

EMERGENCIES

In the event of an emergency, such as a lost child or medical distress, there will be Police and Security throughout the parade route. We will all be in constant contact to respond to any emergency that may arise.

 

For further information contact :

Santa's Littler Helpers (Parade Coordinator) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

City Liaison (Elaine Downton) - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 519-740-4681 Ext. 4397