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Visit Santa on the Square Dec. 8 in Downtown Carrollton

Post Date:11/16/2018 8:23 AM

Santa-on-the-Square-2018-imageThe City of Carrollton will host the annual Santa on the Square and Kids’ Santa Dash in Downtown Carrollton (1106 S. Broadway) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, December 8.

Grab your stockings and your Santa hat for a fun and festive run that will have the little ones laughing with glee as they chase Santa around the Square. The dash is open to children ages 12 years old and under. Parents are encouraged and welcome to participate with their registered children. Wagons and strollers are also allowed, but no bicycles or in-line skates.

Register the kids by Friday, November 30 at to receive the $12 rate. Event T-shirts are guaranteed to participants who register by Monday, November 27. The Kids’ Santa Dash is not a timed event.

All participants will receive a special gift from Santa upon completion and the opportunity for early access to photos with the big guy following the run.

   Check-In and Registration:  9:30-10:15 a.m.
   Kids’ Santa Dash: 10:30 a.m.   

 Pre-Registration by 11/30:

$12 fee  

 Day-of Registration:

$15 fee  
   Pancakes (while supplies last): 10 a.m. to noon (FREE)  
   Pictures with Santa: 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (FREE)  
   Live Reindeer: 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (FREE)  

After the Dash, stick around for the FREE event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., which includes free pancakes from 10 a.m. to noon while supplies last, a free photostrip of four poses with Santa inside the Gazebo, a variety of vendors and sponsors to shop from – not to mention the unending shopping and dining options that Downtown Carrollton has to offer, stilt walkers, a face painter, and live holiday music from pianist Scott Willis, solo artist Remy Reilly, and acoustic duo Two Far Gone. Take your own picture at one of the many photo ops including a live reindeer, a 16' decorated tree, and the inside of a giant 15' inflatable snow globe. Pre-registration is not required for photo ops.

For more information and to register, visit

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