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IN PHOTOS: Santa in town for annual parade

Winston Sih | posted Sunday, Nov 17th, 2013

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The 109th edition of the Santa Claus parade was held on Sunday.

The parade — which got underway at 12:30 p.m. — featured more than 30 floats and 25 bands.

In photos

Take a look at some of our favourite viewer photos sent in to us through Twitter using hashtag #BTsanta!

 

Parade route

  • Starts at Bloor St. W. and Christie St.
  • Eastbound to Bloor St. W.
  • Southbound to Queen’s Park Crescent E.
  • Southbound to University Ave.
  • Eastbound to Wellington St. W.
  • Eastbound to Front St. E.
  • Ends at Front St. E. and Jarvis St.

Road closures

  • 8 a.m.: Bloor St. W., from Ossington Ave. to Christie St.
  • 10 a.m.: Bloor St. W., from Christie to Bathurst streets
  • 10:45 a.m.: Bloor St. W., from Bathurst to Bay streets
  • 10:45 a.m.: Avenue Rd./Queen’s Park, from Davenport Rd. to College St.
  • 11 a.m.: University Ave., from College to Dundas streets
  • 11:15 p.m.: University Ave., from Dundas to Front streets
  • 11:30 p.m.: Wellington St., from University Ave. to Jarvis St.
  • 11:45 p.m.: Front St., from Bay to Jarvis streets

Weather

Sunday’s forecast calls for windy and cloudy conditions with showers for the morning and steadier rain developing around 12 p.m. It is expected to be milder with a high near 13 C.

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With files from 680News.com

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