- Date: Sunday, December 3, 2017
- Time: 12:00 p.m.
Date & Time
The parade will start at West Georgia and Broughton (at 12:00 pm), travel east along West Georgia, turn south on Howe and finish at Howe and Davie.
- 10:00am to 12:00pm
- Located at the Vancouver Art Gallery
Come out and join in on the family fun pre-parade festivities!
Looking for the BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE? Branded VIP bleacher sections are being sold to businesses and the community. These are great gifts for staff, families, clients and shareholders as well as a fantastic alternative to holiday parties! These hosted seats include snacks and beverages! For more information, email us.
Best Places to Watch:
With a long parade route, there will be great viewing along the entire route.
What to Wear
- Go for classic west coast style (fleece, waterproof jackets and comfortable waterproof footwear).
- Dress in layers to keep warm.
- Remember that umbrellas will block the view, so please leave them at home.
Secure your spot on Santa’s nice list! Follow these Vancouver Santa Claus Parade protocols.
- Respect parade officials. Your safety and that of your family is paramount. Obey all instructions to avoid Santa’s naughty list!
- S marks the spot – someone else’s that is! Never move or occupy an empty chair. This curbside spot has been reserved.
- Wear your rain gear. Umbrellas block the view.
- Be nice. Please allow those in wheelchairs front row, curb side viewing of the parade. Also, allow families with children to sit in front. We short people appreciate it too!
- Say “excuse me” or “I’m sorry” if you bump or step on someone in the crowd.
- Don’t smoke.
Lost & Found
For lost items, contact the Parade office 604.646.3591 after the parade.