After the Farmers Santa Parade finished its incredible run through Auckland’s CBD all Parade-goers were in for a special treat as the international sensation that is Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol took to the stage in Aotea Square. This show is a part of an amazing line-up of activities that kept the fun times rolling at Santa’s Party from 2.30pm, Sunday 2 December 2018.

Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol topped off what was potentially the best Farmers Santa Parade ever with a FREE outdoor performance of the popular live showNo stranger to parents and kids alike, the world-famous PAW Patrol charmed audiences as they enjoyed a day out to celebrate the Christmas Party of the season.

There were so many fun reasons to stay in town for the Farmers Santa Parade 2018, with a programme that saw Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol joined by MC Flynny from The Hits, Christmas Carols, Carter-Chan Dance Centre Christmas Show, cultural performances from Wonderful Indonesia, a hip-hop performance from Neverland Studios, the Mermaids performing the music of ABBA, and of course the one and only Santa Claus.

Santa’s Party offers a full line up of great family entertainment along with giveaways, rides, refreshments and one last chance to see Santa before he climbs down the chimney on Christmas Eve.



2.30pm – Christmas Carols

3.00pm – Nickelodeon’s PAW Patrol Live Stage Show

3.20pm – Santa Well Wishes

3.25pm – Carter-Chan Entertainment Productions Christmas Song and Dance Show

3.40pm – Wonderful Indonesia Cultural Performance

3.45pm – Neverland Studios Dance Performance

3.50pm – Wonderful Indonesia Cultural Performance

3:55pm –The Mermaids Performing the Music of ABBA

Times are approximate and subject to change


Farmers Santa Parade 2019: Sunday 24th November 2019

Rain Date: Sunday 1st December 2019

Pre-parade: 12pm – 1pm

Parade: 1.00pm – 2.30pm

Santa’s Party: 2:30pm – 5:30pm




Pre-Parade is a chance for many of our wonderful sponsors to interact with the audiences and spectators, including many giveaways and samples!
The Pre-Parade is also a chance for some of the bands and characters that we just couldn’t fit into our main Parade to perform and parade along Queen Street!

Pre-Parade starts from 12pm – 1pm, so it is a good idea to have your viewing spots by this time!