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Road Closures for the 2017 Santa Claus Parades

HAMILTON, ON - Santa Claus Parades in Hamilton, Flamborough and Stoney Creek will close some major arteries in the City beginning this weekend. The following is a list of the parades and the related road closures.

Hamilton Santa Claus Parade - New 2017 Route

Saturday November 18, 2017

  • Stuart Street, Hess Street to Bay Street, 2 pm to 6pm
  • Hess Street, Barton to Stuart, 2 pm to 6 pm
  • Bay Street, Strachan Street to York Boulevard, 4 pm to 6 pm
  • York Boulevard, Bay Street to James Street, 4 pm to 6:30 pm
  • James Street, York Boulevard to Strachan Street, 4 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Strachan Street, James Street to Bay Street, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Flamborough Santa Claus Parade

Saturday November 25, 2017
Road closures between 6 pm to 10 pm

  • Parkside Drive from Braheid Avenue to Mill Street
  • Centre Road from Concession 5 East to Parkside Drive
  • Hamilton Street from Parkside Drive to Dundas Street
  • Dundas Street from Hamilton Street to Main Street
  • Main Street from Dundas Street to Parkside Drive

Stoney Creek Santa Claus Parade

Saturday December 2, 2017

  • Gray Road from Queenston Road to King Street, 9 am to 4 pm
  • King Street from Centennial Parkway to Gray Road, 1:30 pm to 4 pm

The City of Hamilton wishes everyone a safe and enjoyable experience at the parades. For more information on road closures, visit