Meetings

Georgetown  Lions
Santa Claus Parade

Halton Hills, Ontario

November 14, 2020

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The Georgetown Lions Club Parade started in 1932 and has been a continuous event since that time. The parade is now an evening event starting at 5:00pm and ending approximatley at 7:00pm. The over 80 entrants feature floats with  many lights  making it truly a memorable evening.Of course the main feature is the arrival of Santa Claus who rides in the Lions Club Sleigh. While the Town of Halton Hills provides assistance with the event the Lions are fully responsible for the oganization  and costs of operating the parade. 

Route

The parade starts at Sinclair Ave. and Guelph St. in Georgetown and goes west  along Guelph St. turning left on Mill St.  to Charles St. finishing at the Georgetown Fairgrounds Park. The parade assembles on Sinclair Ave, and Todd Rd,. registrants are encouraged to arrive via Todd Rd. at Mountainview Rd. N.  PLEASE NOTE PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED AS ALL THE SPOTS ARE PRE ASSIGNED. Once your float has been registered you will be emailed further information and assigned a number. The numbers are displayed on stakes along the side of the road, it is importanct that you park in your assigned space. 

Click on the link to view the map.

http://e-clubhouse.org/userfiles/25476/file/Parade%20Map.pdf

Registration 

Click here to obtain your regisration form. 

Will be posted in September 2020

 

Sponsorship

Like all community events the Lions Club relies on civic minded businesses for their  support, In 2017 we introduced a new category of sponsorship called Community Champions and with their support the Club was able to operate the event. As part of their sponsorship the company names were placed on the Lions Events Trailer.

 

Santa and Lion Louie Violo, Chair of the 2019 Santa Clause Parade

acknowledge our Community Champions 

Volunteers

Each year we ask the community for help in running this event. We need over 100 volunteers to undertake a variety of  tasks, we can gurantee the best view of the parade. If you are interested please send an email to Lion Louie at louieviolo67@gmail.com 

2019 Parade in Pictures 

On the right Lion Louie Violo Chair 2018 Parade thanks Lion Louie 

2019 Award Winners

Best Theme Entry - Georgetown Raiders Hockey Club

Best Band Entry: St. Marcellinus Drumline 

Best Community Group Entry: Georgetown Cruise Night 

Best Commercial Entry: Dr. Teske & Associates 

Most Creative Entry: Mike Kirtz & Family 

Honourable Mention: Pro Cuts Hair Salon 

Award Winners Presentations 

The Georgetown Raiders Hockey Club's Scott McCrory and Andrew Groomsbridge  accept award from Chair Lion Violo of the 2019 Santa Claus Parade 

Georgeotwn Cruise Night's Michael Hoare, Allison and Mike Farrugia  receives award from  Lion Louie 

Cheryl MacFarlane and Dr. Teske with Lion Louie

Mike and Karen Kirtz with Lion Louie  

Thanks to all Volunteers, Participants  and Sponsors 

 

 

 

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