Santa comes to SouthPark Nov. 7 |

Santa comes to SouthPark Nov. 7

It's not too early to plan for the holiday season! Santa arrives November 7 at 5 p.m. to SouthPark mall and will be available daily November 7 through December 24 for photos. Pet Photo Nights with Santa are December 2 and 9, from 6:30 p.m. till 8:30 p.m. in Center Court. Shoppers are invited to bring their pets and get a photo with Santa!

The SouthPark Annual Tree Lighting Celebration at Symphony Park is Friday, November 16. Beginning at 5 p.m., guests can enjoy family entertainment, a trackless train, carriage rides and more before the lighting of the tree at 7 p.m. by Santa and special musical guests. To get everyone in the holiday spirit, the evening will culminate with a screening of a family-friendly holiday film – Arthur Christmas (PG). The event is free to attend and guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.

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