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Pets, kids and Santa this weekend at Northgate Mall

November 30th, 2011 · No Comments

It’s all about Santa this weekend at Northgate Mall. On Friday, Dec. 2, he’s even bringing the Mrs. for a story time from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

But kids don’t get all of the fun with Santa this weekend. On Sunday, Dec. 4, your pooch or other friendly pet is invited to sit with Santa to have their picture taken. From 6:30-8 p.m., Santa is “Calling all cats, dogs, other pets (and their owners)!”

Other holiday events this weekend include:

  • Dec. 2, 5-9 p.m: Drop ‘n Shop: Here’s your chance to get some holiday shopping done without the kids! Drop your kids off for a safe and fun play time at the Northgate Community Center, 10510 Fifth Ave N.E. We’ll have jump toys, gym toys, a holiday craft project and holiday movie for them to enjoy. We’ll provide pizza and juice for dinner as well! Cost is $30 per child; sibling discount is $25.
  • Dec 4, 2-6 p.m. Home for the Holidays Gingerbread House Decorating Party: At this benefit¬†at North Helpline Food Bank, 12736 33rd Ave. N.E., every family will have a station complete with their own gingerbread house, white royal icing and a selection of candy. Complimentary coffee, cookies and cocoa included in cost of event. Live holiday music and a chance to have your photo taken with Santa or you finished gingerbread house! Advanced tickets available for $35/household at Brown Paper Tickets or RSVP via email at Questions? Call 206-367-3477.

Editor’s note: Earlier editions of this post stated the wrong date for the story time with Mrs. Claus, and included information about the Macy’s “Believe” campaign that has been moved to Dec. 10.¬†

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