Ville de Gatineau


What's new in 2021

Ticket resevation and Vaccination proof required for 13 years old and up  

 To reserve,  go to opening page and click on parade map.


Where can I park?

There is free parking available at surrounding shopping malls. You can also park at the arenas (access via Lucerne blvd, Frank Robinson, Patrimoine)

How long is the parade?

For 2021,  a reverse parade will be held. a few floats and presentations will be on display on November 27th, between 4:30 and 8:30 pm on Principale St.


Which streets will be closed?

On the 27th Principale St will be closed between Front and Frank Robinson  

From November 25th till December 6th   Broad, and Park streets will be closed between Principale and Patrimoine

Can I drop off my letter to Santa?

Unfortunatly not this year

Is there a food or money collection?

St-Vincent de Paul has confirmed that they will accept donations during the parade.

Who can be in the parade?

If you are a sports organisation, a marching band or group, a community organism or commerce you can be in the parade. Please consult the rules and use the registration form

I want to volunteer, where do I sign up?

Please send an e-mail with your name, phone number and the mention adult or teen ager to :

Is the parade accessible to handicapped persons?

The parade takes place in the street. Special arrangement (with organiser) must be made in advance if you are a participant in the parade.