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Santa Claus to Parachute into Janss Marketplace Thousand Oaks
November 27, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - November 28, 2015 @ 4:00 pm
Look skyward for California’s favorite Santa Claus Arrival event to launch the holiday season. Santa Claus will make his parachute landing into Janss Marketplace, located at Hillcrest Drive and Moorpark Road in Thousand Oaks.
Beginning at 11:30 a.m., the first 100 guests who check-in on Janss Facebook at the event information booth, located near Burlington, will receive a pair of FREE binoculars. When Santa arrives from the sky, he’ll join Mrs. Claus to ride the American Eagle Express train to the Janss Marketplace Santa House to visit with children until 5:30 p.m. Santa Photos are FREE for guests who present November 27, 2015 dated receipts totaling $50 or more from one or multiple Janss Marketplace merchants. Families can also purchase Santa Photos for $10 each from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m., with all proceeds donated to Toys for Tots.
Additionally, Kirsten Arian will be performing at 1pm and 2:45pm in the Fountain Court, including fan favorite song “Queen” from her album, Higher Than Heaven. Fans will have the opportunity to meet her at an autograph session following both acoustic performances.
The Janss Marketplace Santa Arrival event features FREE train rides, story time with Mrs. Claus and children’s holiday craft activity until 3 p.m. Families can return to Janss Marketplace for free holiday train rides from 12 – 4 p.m. on Saturday December 7, 14 and 21.
Shoppers have the opportunity to receive a holiday gift by saving receipts, dated from November 20 – 27, from one or multiple Janss Marketplace stores. Bring $100 total of receipts to the Holiday Event Headquarters between 12 – 3 p.m. on November 27 to receive a $10 Gift card to select Janss Marketplace retailers.
Following his arrival on Friday, November 27, Santa Claus will return the next three Saturdays to visit with children. See Santa Workshop dates, hours and photo package information at www.janssmarketplace.net Guests who bring same day receipts of $50 or more to Santa’s Workshop get a free 5 X 7 photo.
Santa’s Arrival on November 27 will also launch the annual Toys for Tots drive. During the holiday season bring new, unwrapped toy donations to the U.S. Marines stationed in front of Toys R Us. Santa will deliver the toys to less fortunate children by Christmas.