Don’t miss the Holiday Cheer Kickoff at Polaris Fashion Place on Sunday, November 12, from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The parade will begin at 1:30 p.m. with the grand arrival of Santa and company. Welcome Santa as he marches with the Worthington Kilbourne marking band and all your favorite costume characters through the mall from the Food Hall to the Santa Set.
Get photos with Santa at the Santa Photo Experience starting on November 10 and lasting all season long. For a full list of Santa’s hours, visit the website. Notable dates for events with Santa at Polaris Fashion Place include:
- Sensitive Santa: Sunday, November 26, and Sunday, December 3, from 10:30a.m. to noon.
Feel the spirit and joy during Polaris Fashion Place’s Sensitive Santa event on November 20 and December 4. Polaris Fashion Place’s Sensitive Santa will provide children with special needs and their families with a sensory friendly environment to safely experience the time-honored tradition of visiting Santa Claus.
- KidX Club Cookies with Santa: Sunday, November 19 from 10:30 am – noon. Enjoy cookies with Santa Claus at this KidX Club! Decorate your own Cheryl’s cookie, write letters to Santa and enjoy storytime with the Sugar Plum Fairy. Aquatot’s Swim School, face painters and Matt the Balloon Guy will be there too! Kids are invited to bring a book that will be donated to the Columbus Metropolitan Library! Children will receive a prize for donating.
- KidX Club Breakfast with Santa: Saturday, December 2, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
California Pizza Kitchen hosts Breakfast with Santa, an intimate time for families to meet and greet with Santa. Cost is $8 per person. To register, please pay exact cash or check to Guest Reception located on the Upper Level across from JC Penney. Children ages 2 and under are free.
- Paws and Claws: Pet Photos with Santa: Sunday, December 10 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Bring your WHOLE family and visit Santa after the mall closes. Enjoy doggie games, treats, crafts and more. Please see the rules for bringing pets.
- Chanukah Menorah and Celebration: Tuesday, December 19 from 8-9 p.m. Menorah set up on the lower level near Saks Fifth Avenue Tuesday December 12 – Wednesday December 20. Chanukah Celebration will be on Tuesday December 19 at 8:00 PM.