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The Toronto Santa Claus Parade is likely the largest such parade in the world. It is certainly one of the oldest. Begun in 1905 by Eaton’s Department Store with just one float the parade has continued each year since then and has grown to include 1700 participants with more than half a million people lining [...]

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I live in Toronto, and I've been to many Santa Claus parades and when I have not gone down to it I've watched it on tv. I absolutely love the parade. I have seen old footage, but have never seen this. Thanks for posting.
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It would be cool if you could get pictures next time!
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I live in Toronto, and I've been to many Santa Claus parades and when I have not gone down to it I've watched it on tv. I absolutely love the parade. I have seen old footage, but have never seen this. Thanks for posting.

One of my favorite parades they used to show on Thanksgiving here was the Toronto parade !! I really miss seeing it....Macy's is okay but the Toronto parade was my favorite ! xo
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I'm hoping to go next November. I will definitely post pictures.
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