Get ready for the Santa Claus Parade and join the crowd of 60,000 people that are expected to be heading to Streetsville to join in the festivities. Gather the kids and head to Britannia Road. The parade will be following Queen St., South and heading towards Old Station Road at one o'clock on Sunday November 25, 2012.
Dress warm and be ready to see the jolly old soul himself as he makes his appearance at the end of the parade that features marching bands, clowns, floats and a whole lot more. There will be vendors available offering hot chocolate and snacks to both young and old as the arrival of Santa Claus approaches.
Road closures are expected during the parade and some roads will remain closed until the end of the celebration.
More about Streetsville
Streetsville is considered to be the village inside the city of Mississauga. It's a unique place to visit and if you haven't actually walked through the streets here to do some window shopping it’s something that should definitely be added to your to-do list. Streetsville can be considered to be the founding spirit of Mississauga and you can see a reflection of this in the people, businesses and homes in this small community.
One thing that stands out as something that has remained from the not-too-distant past is free parking. You won't have to pay for parking anywhere in Streetsville. You can make your way anywhere and everywhere without having to pull out any change for a meter.
If you're looking for Mississauga real estate the properties here can best be described as quaint and charming, so head to Streetsville to see something different. The properties here have a type of old world charm to them that simply cannot be found anywhere else in the city.
When you're heading to the Santa Claus Parade you may want to take some time to do some shopping in the Streetsville area before heading back home. While you're there take a look through the neighborhoods to see some classic real estate in Mississauga at its finest.