No motors, more magic at Santa parade in Holstein

HOLSTEIN –  The village of Holstein is inviting everyone to a magical, non-motorized Christmas parade on Dec. 10.

Visitors can enjoy lunch before the parade at either the Presbyterian Church or the Egremont Optimist building. 

The parade will start at 1pm and trail down the main street of Holstein. 

Parade organizers advise spectators that are parked facing north they will not be able to move until the parade has returned back down the Main Street for the safety of participants.

Santa will be at the Egremont Optimist building after the parade, so youngsters can head there to get a picture with Santa and a goody bag.

Anyone wanting to register for the parade should contact Manda Boychuk-Bender at 519-323-7688 or email at

Past participants should note that forms will not be mailed out this year; they should email or come into the depot the day of the parade and sign in.