POSTED: Friday, November 18, 2011 - 2:51pm
UPDATED: Sunday, January 8, 2012 - 3:17pm
BATON ROUGE, LA. (NBC33) — Cortana Mall announced today Santa Claus will arrive at the mall on Saturday, November 19, at 10 a.m. Santa will be bringing holiday cheer to the mall through Christmas Eve at his temporary North Pole at jcpenney Plaza (easily accessible from mall entrance 2).
Children are invited to bring their wishlists to share with Santa, and photo packages will be available for purchase on site.
Santa will be available Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday 12 Noon to 6 p.m. His reindeer-feeding breaks are Monday through Saturday, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
“You know the holidays have begun when Santa comes to town!” says Jess Heid, marketing manager at Cortana Mall. “I actually spoke with Santa yesterday, and he’s excited to start visiting with the good boys and girls here in the greater Baton Rouge area!”
For the security of Santa, his helpers, parents and children alike, mall rules will be enforced during Santa’s visit.
Parents, Santa’s elves ask that you do not bring your cameras to the North Pole this Christmas.