Santa Claus will arrive at Bower Place on Nov. 20 as part of the mall’s Ho Ho Hoedown event.
The free family-orientated event will feature music courtesy of Western recording artists Kym Symons and Martina Dawn, line dancing led by Santa’s elves, cookies and hot chocolate and story time with Santa.
Advance booking through Eventbrite is required for one of the four event timeslots — 9 to 9:45 a.m., 10 to 10:45 a.m., 11 to 11:45 a.m. and 12 to 12:45 p.m.
Each family will receive a free Bower Place storybook as well as a complimentary photo with Santa taken any time before Dec. 10.
Santa will be at Bower mall for meet and greets and photos from Nov. 20 until Dec. 24.
COVID-19 restriction exemption program will be in effect for both the arrival event and Santa photos. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative test for the last 72 hours will be required upon entry.