The London Santa Claus Parade Committee is comprised of a small group of dedicated volunteers who strive to put on an entertaining Santa Claus event for the children of Western Ontario.

While the parade is a Corporation for liability purposes, committee members receive no salary.


Parade Executive Director Shaun Merton (left) with Salvation Army workers and nearly 300 stuffed toys for the Salvation Army Toy Drive

PARADE COMMITTEE

Shaun Merton  - Executive Director & Chairman

Harold Merton - Deputy Chairman

Todd Arthur - Chairman Bands & Hospitality

Shannon Merton - Chairman ​Manpower

Sherrie Edwards

Don Clayton

​Ben Edwards

​Kevin Blaney

Garvin Burt

​Marcus Perreira



THANKS TO OUR PARADE WATCHERS

 WE COLLECTED OVER  4,050 LBS OF FOOD

(THAT'S OVER 2 TONS) FOR THE FOOD BANK AND NEARLY 300 STUFFED TOYS  FOR

THE SALVATION ARMY TOY DRIVE.

​​YOUR FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE IS NEEDED!

THE PARADE RECEIVES NO GOVERNMENT OR CITY FUNDING!  TO HELP THE PARADE COMMITTEE MEET EXPENSES YOU MAY SEND A DONATION

MADE OUT TO

LONDON SANTA CLAUS PARADE

To: 220 Simcoe Place, Komoka ON N0L 1R0 

Donations in any amount are greatly appreciated!

THIS YEAR'S PARADE DATE WAS 

SATURDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2018

2018 PARADE THEME

​"A CHRISTMAS TO REMEMBER!"

LONDON'S ORIGINAL SANTA CLAUS PARADE


2018 TROPHY WINNERS

BEST YOUTH ENTRY -JO REID DANCE

BEST THEME - UNION GAS

BEST CORPORATE ENTRY -

      McCORMICK CANADA

BEST NEW ENTRY - YALE FORKLIFTS

BEST INNOVATION - MILLER WASTE

BEST COMMUNITY SPIRIT -

      ECOLE ST. JEAN-BREBEUT

COMMITTEE'S CHOICE -

      LONDON HYDRO

MOST FANTASTIC LONG-TIME ENTRY- 

      DANCE EXTREME

​​WEBSITE PRODUCED AND MAINTAINED BY MERTON MEDIA

Since 1956

YOU MAY REACH US

BY EMAIL AT:

londonsantaparade@yahoo.com

                           

              


Our 62nd Year!

Once on the YouTube page drag the red dot under Santa to about 48 on the scale to reach the start.

TO VIEW

HAROLD MERTON'S PHOTOGRAPHS OF  THE 2018 PARADE

PLEASE CLICK THIS LINK

https://www.flickr.com/photos/

45189380@N06/with/31001945497/