Santa Claus is coming to town and, with him, a whole lotta traffic
I mean, totally worth it to witness his brand-new $100,000 sleigh in person this Saturday!
That said, here’s what’s what on roads that will be closed from 1:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday:
- Portage Avenue from Sherbrook Street to Main Street
- Portage Avenue East from Main Street to Westbrook Street
- Hargrave, Colony, Vaughn, Kennedy, Edmonton, Garry, Fort, Carlton, Donald and Smith Streets will all be closed at Portage Avenue
- Main Street southbound between McDermot Avenue and Graham Avenue
- Main Street northbound between St. Mary Avenue and Portage Avenue
- Pioneer Avenue westbound between Main Street and Westbrook Street
- Westbrook Street southbound between Portage Avenue East and William Stephenson Way
- William Stephenson Way eastbound between Main Street and Waterfront Drive
Winnipeg Transit will also re-route buses in the vicinity of the parade from 1:30 to 11 p.m.
Image: Winnipeg Santa Claus Parade