Forum staff reports, Published November 27 2013
Weekend Watch: Santa Claus
Santa Claus is coming to town, and he’ll be sticking around for a while. Jolly old St. Nicholas makes his first appearance of the year at 8 tonight, when stores open at West Acres mall, 3902 13th Ave. S., Fargo. During mall hours through Dec. 24, he’ll be talking to kids and taking pictures at Santaville in the Macy’s Court. (701) 306-0165.
On Saturday, the big man has a big entrance at the Santa Fly-in at the Fargo Air Museum, 1609 19th Ave N. Kris Kringle touches down with the Sanford Health helicopter at noon. He’ll stick around until 2 p.m. talking to kids. Similar visits will be on Dec. 7 and 21. Admission is $8 per adult, $5 per child, members are admitted free. (701) 293-8043.
Santa Village at Rheault Farm, 2902 25th St. S., Fargo, opens for the season at 1 p.m. Saturday. Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, decorate cookies and check out the model train display. Hours are from 1 to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, with different schedules through December. (701) 478-4100.