Best Of The Orillia Santa Claus Parade

Every year the Orillia Santa Claus Parade happens in November and every year at the first council meeting following the parade awards are given by the parade committee. The parade is organized by the Orillia District Chamber of Commerce. These are Monday night’s recipients:

  • Large Commercial Business (runner up, winner) – Pure Country, Shoppers Drug Mart
  • Small Commercial Business – Crank & Sprocket, Fielding Drywall
  • Youth Groups – Mariposa Gymnastics Club, Tapps Performing Arts
  • Service Clubs – Orillia Metal Detecting Club, Lakehead University
  • Religious Groups – St. Athanasius Anglican Church, Connexus Community Church
  • Walking Groups – Express Yourself Performers, North River Riders
  • Best Overall – Orillia Floor Fashions

If you missed the parade, SUNonline/Orillia has video.

1st Place Large Commercial Float - Shoppers Drug Mart

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(Photos and Video by Swartz – SUNonline/Orillia) Main: 1st Place Youth Groups – Tapps Performing Arts


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