Annual — December — Lanark Village — Santa Claus Parade

On the  second Saturday in December the Lanark and District Civitan Club, working with local participants, organizes the annual Lanark Village Santa Clause Parade.

The parade theme for 2020 will be announced in October 2020.

You do not need to register to participate in the parade although we do appreciate you letting us know of your plans to participate.

Float set-up typically takes place in the Lanark & District Civitan Club parking lot from 11a.m. to 1p.m. and then the parade starts at 1p.m.

To be included in the judging you do need to register with the Parade Marshal who will greet you as you enter the Lanark & District Civitan Club parking lot. The categories include Best Theme Float, Best Commercial Float and Best Non-Commercial Float. 

The Parade Route runs from the Lanark & District Civitan Club Hall  at 2144 Pine Grove Road — along South Street and up George Street to the Maple Grove Public School. George Street is closed from 1:00 pm until typically 1:45 pm

For further information please call or email

Bob Mingie at 613-256-7881 or