Grey Cup Parade makes its way through downtown Edmonton

WATCH: The CN Grey Cup Parade weaved its way through the downtown core on Saturday morning to the delight of many fans, ahead of the showdown between the Calgary Stampeders and Ottawa Redblacks.

With Grey Cup festivities in full swing in Edmonton, what’s better than a parade to raise the excitement even higher?

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The CN Grey Cup Parade presented by Servus Credit Union weaved its way through the downtown core on Saturday.

The parade started at 11:30 a.m. MT at Jasper Avenue and 108 Street making its way down Jasper before turning north onto 101 Street and finishing at 103 Street and 103 Avenue.

The parade was free and, as an added bonus, was combined with Edmonton’s Santa’s Parade of Lights this year.

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