Tomorrow: The annual Santa Claus Parade attracts over 300,000 spectatorsin downtown Vancouver. The parade features more than 3,500 participants who are engaged in 65 marching bands, choirs, festive floats, and community groups. The parade is one of the largest food and fund raising events for the Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society. Since 2004, the parade has collected $132,400 and more than 73,500 lbs. of food for hungry families in the Lower Mainland. The 1.8 kilometre parade route starts @ 1pm at Georgia and Broughton, travels east on Georgia to Howe, turns south on Howe, and finishes at Howe and Davie.