Volunteers step in to help Santa’s elves bring new life to his sleigh

Getting ready for Christmas and the holiday season can be a huge undertaking and, for Santa, it means keeping everything ship-shape, including his sleigh.

This year, his elves were fortunate to have some help when Rotarians and Marine Heritage Society members all stepped in to bring new life to his sleigh.

The sleigh was delivered to the Boathouse in Southampton where it received new lights and a complete new paint job along with artistic work.

Santa’s helpers were:



Santa took time out of his busy schedule to drop by to make sure everything was running smoothly and was surprised and happy to see the outstanding work completed just in time for his visits to Port Elgin and Southampton for the annual parades.

         Santa tried out the new and improved sleigh and was happy                                                         with the result