Don't Miss Ponoka's Santa Claus Parade on November 22!

It's all part of Light Up Ponoka and the annual Almost Midnight Madness event in Downtown Ponoka on Friday, Nov. 22! The parade starts at 5 pm followed by a Christmas tree lighting, hot dogs, cookies, hot chocolate and carol singing at 5:30 pm beside the old library (5110-48 Ave.). 

The Santa Claus parade begins at 52 Ave. and winds through Downtown Ponoka along the following route:

  • south along 51 St., 
  • east down 51 Ave.,
  • south on 50 St., 
  • west on 50 Ave.,
  • south on 51 St. again,
  • and west on 48 Ave. to the old fire hall.

The Town of Ponoka is sponsoring sleigh rides Downtown from 6 - 8 pm. The County and Town of Ponoka are also sponsoring FIREWORKS over the river valley at 8:30 pm!

Take a sleigh ride to the Ponoka Jubilee Library for Christmas crafts and hot chocolate from 6 - 8 pm. And join us as we light up Lions Centennial Park on Hwy 2A at 7:30 pm! Of course, take advantage of great Midnight Madness deals at Ponoka businesses all evening and don't forget to visit the Ponoka Community Market at the old library from 3 - 9 pm! Ho, ho, ho!!