The Santa Float will again make its way through Waterloo, bringing gifts and holiday cheer to all! However, you may notice a few changes to this beloved tradition, as Harry Wolf and Barbara Johnson, founders of the Waterloo Santa Float, have decided to retire. The City of Waterloo, Waterloo Chamber of Commerce and The Sister Cities of Porta Loo, with the help of many continued donations from individuals, businesses, and organizations, have come together to make sure this tradition will continue.
Check out the schedule below to find out when Santa and his elves will be in your neighborhood.
The float heads out at 5pm each evening and will be led by a City of Waterloo vehicle with red and green flashing lights and a loudspeaker, so you know Santa is close by. Santa has a treat for all who come out to see him, even your pooch!
December 16th (Saturday) and December 20th (Wednesday)
Northwinds, Rose Meadows, Sterritt’s Run, Dannehold Farms, Lou-Del,
Villas at Bradford, Marney’s Clearing, Bradford Estates, Remlok, Country Club Hills,
Remington Ridge, and Stoney Creek
December 17th (Sunday) and December 21st (Thursday)
Area between Route 3 (east) and Market Street (west): Paulter Heights, Gibault CHS area,
Garden Place, VFW Area, Downtown, Leland Terrace, and Springview Acres
December 18th (Monday) and December 22nd (Friday)
Area East of Market Street and South of Hamacher: Sandalwood, Greenfield Manor, Hardy Acres,
Morrison Avenue, Bellefontaine Heights, East Ridge, Quail Ridge, The Ridge, Oak Hill,
Legacy Place, Parkwood, and Country Lakes
December 19th (Tuesday) and December 23rd (Saturday)
Lakeview Estates, Westview Acres, Silvercreek Crossing, West Lake Estates,
Sunset Acres, The Meadows, Southview Villas, Stonefield, Vandebrook, Oak Valley,
Creekside Estates, and Robrika’s Run