It's that time of year again and November is looking like a very busy month for Santa and his helpers. Here are some of the few places that you can meet greet and get a holiday photo opt with Jolly Old St. Nicholas.

  • Cielo Vista Mall- November 8, Kidgit’s Santa Arrival Parade at 11am. Cielo Vista Mall will also be celebrating their 40th anniversary with a ceremonial tree lighting with city officials at 8pm. The event is free and open to the public.
  • The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso- November 13, Tree lighting with Santa starting at 7pm. Santa will be available to visit with kiddos every weekend throughout the holiday season.
  • Bassett Center Mall- November 15, "Wake Up Santa" at noon and is open to the public.
  • Sunland Park Mall- November 15, Kidgit’s Holiday Celebration begins at noon and  Santa will make his appearance at 1:30pm. Sunland Park’s Kidgit’s Holiday Celebration is free for members, and only $5 to become a member (Ages 2 to 8 yrs. Old)
  • The Fountains at Farah- November 29, "Santa's Tree Lighting". Join Santa and Mrs. Claus from 6-8pm at The Promenade Amphitheater and mini lawn (across from Kona Grill) for the annual tree lighting celebration. And grab your ice skates because November 21, is the opening day of The Promenade Ice Pond. Prices for rentals and admission vary. The Promenade Ice Pond Hours:
Monday through Friday: 2pm to 10pm
Saturday: 10am to 10pm
Sunday: 11am to 10pm
Hours after Dec. 22:
Monday through Friday: 11am to 10pm
Saturday: 10am to 10pm
Sunday: 12pm to 8pm
If you know of another place and time to meet Santa that we don't know about, leave it in the comments section. We know he's a busy guy!