Santa Claus Parade 2019 Thank You

Thank you…

A heartfelt note of thanks to all the businesses, organizations and individuals who made this year’s edition of Downtown Collingwood’s Santa Claus Parade and our Christmas Seasons Launch successful…

Santa’s Helpers                                         

  • Reliabuild Construction
  • StorageMart
  • Epcor
  • Collingwood Colts Junior A

Parade Enthusiasts

  • Canadian Mist Distillers
  • Monaco
  • Creator’s Cafe
  • 1858 Caesar Bar
  • Bare Axe Throwing
  • Canadian Tire Collingwood

Parade Supporters

  • On The Bay Magazine
  • Ainley & Associates Limited
  • Cathy Jaques Bookkeeping Service
  • Total e Works Inc.
  • IG Wealth Management
  • Landmark Bus Lines
  • Wayne Spears Electric Limited
  • Visual FX

Friends of the Parade

  • Chartwell Georgian Traditions
  • Collingwood Leisure Time Club
  • Scotiabank
  • Huronia Alarm & Fire Security Inc.

A special thank you to…

  • Karen Fritz, Mortgage Broker, CENTUM Alternative Mortgages Ltd. and Dean Fritz, President of PyroWorld Fireworks & Special Effects, for the sponsorship and presentation of a very special edition of fireworks to end the day
  • Fleetwood Dancentre for the presentation of the “Living Windows” prior to the start of the parade,
  • Jeromy Currie’s painting company for the beautiful painting of Santa’s Sleigh
  • The Town of Collingwood for their assistance with equipment and promotion
  • The many staging and organizing volunteers; in particular, Roger Robinson of CHS Productions and Ken Templeman, our Parade Marshal and Town Crier
  • The Collingwood/Blue Mountains Detachment of the OPP- both members of the Regular Detachment and Auxiliary Unit- for their assistance in the staging of the parade control and traffic control
  • All the service clubs, organizations, and local businesses who entered a float in the parade
  • Parade Entry Judges- Bradley Green and Margot Nicolson-Trott
  • Bill Nicholson
  • And a very special thank you to the crew from Reliabuild Construction who assisted in installing the roping system that assured everyone was safe- and taking it down after a very long day… you are super stars!

The very best of the season to everyone and best wishes for a successful New Year!