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Santa Claus Parade



Schedule of Events:

4:00 to 4:45 p.m.: Live Music featuring Peter Rybs Band inside Centre Square Mall

4:00 to 7:00 p.m.: Childrens Activities, Shopping, and Market inside Centre Square Mall

5:00 p.m.: Parade Start

 6:00 - 6:30p.m. (approx): The following floats will be back on Franklin Avenue to view up close and get photos:


Yellowknife Co-op

Joint Task Force North

Tlicho Investment Corporation

First Transit

Canadian Tire

100.1 The Moose

Triton Property Management

Makerspace YK

6:00-6:45p.m.: Live Music featuring Wesley Hardisty inside YK Centre, and Steve Lacey inside Centre Square Mall.

Register as a vendor inside Centre Square Mall here

 Float entries consist of 3 categories: Non-Profit, Commercial, and School.  Volunteer judges will view floats and score based on Theme, Creativity, and Lights as well as Enthusiasm and Effort.

New this year, the winner of the Non-Profit category will be awarded the title award "Roland Gosselin Ho Ho Ho Award" - for more information on this award, you can view the story here.

For more information, contact:

Dave Zethof
Special Event Coordinator

Hours of Operation

Winter Hours effective following the Labour Day Weekend
until prior to the Victoria Day Weekend (September to May)
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Summer Hours effective following the Victoria Day Weekend
until prior to the Labour Day Weekend (May to September)
Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Mailing Address & Phone Numbers

Yellowknife City Hall
4807 - 52 Street, P.O. Box 580, Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4

Switchboard - (867) 920-5600
Mayor/City Administrator - (867) 920-5634
Booking Clerk - (867) 669-3457
Municipal Enforcement (MED) - (867) 920-5630
After Hours (MED) - (867) 920-2737
After Hours (Public Works) - (867) 920-5699