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Winnipeg’s 2018 Santa Claus parade in pictures and tweets

Highlights from the 2018 Winnipeg Santa Claus parade
WATCH: Despite the bitter cold, a cheering Winnipeg crowd greeted Santa as he made his way downtown Saturday.

Santa Claus made his way through Winnipeg on Saturday night, even though the parade was in doubt for a while.

Despite the cold, Winnipeggers of all ages lined the streets to get a glimpse of Santa.

Here are some photos and tweets from Winnipeg’s 2018 Santa Claus parade.

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Santa Claus makes his way through Portage and Main in his new float.
Santa Claus makes his way through Portage and Main in his new float. Joe Scarpelli/Global News
It felt like -22 C with the wind chill during the parade.
It felt like -22 C with the wind chill during the parade. Joe Scarpelli/Global News
Jacob Bates watches as the floats pass by.
Jacob Bates watches as the floats pass by. Joe Scarpelli/Global News
The Grinch waves to the crowd.
The Grinch waves to the crowd. Joe Scarpelli/Global News
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Lily Harmon bundled up as she waits for the parade to begin.
Lily Harmon bundled up as she waits for the parade to begin. Joe Scarpelli/Global News
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Winnipeg Police Service showcased numerous vehicles from the past and present they use to help protect the city,
Winnipeg Police Service showcased numerous vehicles from the past and present they use to help protect the city, Corey Callaghan / Global News
The Fire Fighters Historical Society brought an old engine to use during the parade.
The Fire Fighters Historical Society brought an old engine to use during the parade. Corey Callaghan / Global News
GFL finds a different way to deliver the holiday goodies.
GFL finds a different way to deliver the holiday goodies. Corey Callaghan / Global News
The City of Winnipeg brought in some of its snow removing fleet for the parade and encouraged resident to "Know Your Zone."
The City of Winnipeg brought in some of its snow removing fleet for the parade and encouraged resident to "Know Your Zone." Corey Callaghan / Global News
KFC made an appearance during the parade.
KFC made an appearance during the parade. Corey Callaghan / Global News
Lafarge rolls in with some festive fun.
Lafarge rolls in with some festive fun. Corey Callaghan / Global News
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Snow removal crews showcasing equipment you may see out and about during a winter storm.
Snow removal crews showcasing equipment you may see out and about during a winter storm. Corey Callaghan / Global News
Mrs. Claus makes her way down Portage Avenue with the help from the City of Winnipeg.
Mrs. Claus makes her way down Portage Avenue with the help from the City of Winnipeg. Corey Callaghan / Global News
The one and only, Santa Claus makes his way down Portage Avenue.
The one and only, Santa Claus makes his way down Portage Avenue. Corey Callaghan / Global News
Winnipeg Transit got in on the festivities.
Winnipeg Transit got in on the festivities. Corey Callaghan / Global News

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