Saint John Santa Claus Parade 2016 winners announced…

The Santa Claus Parade Committee wishes to announce the names of the winning entries in the Saint John Santa Claus Parade held on Saturday, November 19th. A special thank you to our judging committee, the volunteers and to the many residents who came out to watch and enjoy the parade!

The 2016 parade theme was ‘Christmas Memories’

The 2016 parade marshal was Sergeant Jeff LaFrance


Winning Entries:

Best in Parade –           Saint John SPCA

Best Commercial Entry –        Saint John Energy

Best School –   St. Malachy’s High School

Best Cheerleaders –    Simonds High School Cheerleaders

Best Band –     Air Cadets

Best Community Group –        Saint John Cycling

Chairman’s Choice –    Simond’s High School


Honourable Mention:

Irving Oil Limited

Stella Maris Church

Local 18 Food Bank

St. Patrick’s School


Judging committee:

Norman Jackson, Chairman

April DeWolfe

Bill Thompson

Theo Gagnon

Angela Jackson



Uptown Saint John Business Improvement Assoc.

Ready Rentals

Rogers TV

Saint John City Police

City of Saint John

Saint John City Transit

Saint John Fire Fighters Local 771

SJ Salvage Corps & Fire & Police


Thank you to all who came out and enjoyed the 64th Annual Saint John Santa Claus Parade!

At 6pm on Saturday, November 18th the 65th Annual Greater Saint John’s Santa Claus Parade will begin it’s march throughout the city streets. For the 15th year in a row Uptown Saint John Inc. and the parade organizing committee are energized to present the best parade ever!  The parade route starts at the corner of Crown & Union streets and continues along it’s traditional route to Lansdowne Place in the North End.

The parade route is lined by over 65,000 people providing joy to so many families from our region along with the thousands of visitors that come to Saint John for the Parade.

This captive audience of consists of a wide variety of people drawn to the parade by its diversity and glowing reputation. We invite you to participate with entries in the Parade, and to choose a sponsorship category that matches your marketing exposure needs and budget.

If you would like to be a sponsor of this great event we would be happy to meet with you to discuss how your support can make a difference to this event.

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