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Santa lands in YVR for 16th annual Santa Claus parade Sunday

Last Updated Dec 1, 2019 at 4:28 pm PDT

File: The 2017 Santa Claus parade in downtown Vancouver. (Ellen Coulter, NEWS 1130 Photo)

What are you doing this Sunday? Consider bundling up the kids and taking them downtown because Santa is here

The annual Vancouver Santa Claus Parade is expected to draw out over 300,00 people

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VANCOUVER (NEWS 1130) – It was a Holly, Jolly Sunday in Vancouver.

Roughly 300,000 people turned out to see Kris Kringle himself make his way through the streets of downtown Vancouver.

Pipe bands, dancers and festive floats led the way for Santa Claus and families huddled together along the parade route.

Even pets got into the festive spirit.

The 16th annual Santa Claus Parade began at noon at Georgia and Broughton, and wrapped up on Davie Street around 1:30 p.m.