Dunedin Christmas Parade

Santa Parade

Dunedin's Annual Santa Parade is now in its 26th year. This is Otago's largest free public event! A dedicated team of volunteers are delighted to bring this Parade to Families and Children

The Dunedin Santa Parade announces the Arrival of Christmas in Dunedin.

Exciting floats, many bands, marching, Fire Engines, animals, Clowns and of course- Santa. The Parade is followed by a family concert in the lower Octagon.

Sanata Parade

Parade Route

Parade Route


The parade route starts at The Regent 24 hour Night and Day Store on George street, at 3pm, and travels straight down the main street through the Octagon centre and finishes in Moray Place South by The First Church.