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Father Christmas' Parade - Montréal - Défilé du Père NoëlEvery year in Montréal there is a parade welcoming Father Christmas (or Santa Claus) to the city. Parents and children line Montréal’s main shopping thoroughfare, la rue Saint Catherine as different floats and performances move along the road. Despite the sub zero temperatures (it was -5oc) everyone was in a good mood and enjoying the atmosphere.

The best prepared Canadians were there about 30mins before the official start of 11am with their folding chairs coffee and Timbits.

Here are some photographs from this year’s parade:


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