Santa Claus visiting White Oaks Mall


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — Santa Claus will make a stop at the White Oaks Malls in late November.

Mall management announced Thursday Mr. Claus will have a safe and socially distanced visit and photo experience for families, beginning Nov. 27.

The Springfield mall says reservations are required for photos, and the visit with Santa will be a socially distanced experience.

Walk-up visits may be possible during a one-hour time-slot at the beginning and end of each of Santa’s shifts. Priority will be given to those with registrations.

It adds Santa Claus and his helpers will be wearing masks throughout the duration of each visit.

Visiting hours are set for noon to 8 p.m. on Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 6 p.m. on Sundays starting Nov. 27.

On Christmas Eve, visiting hours are set for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

You can find Santa Claus at those times in the lower level of the mall in the Macy’s wing.

To place a registration, click here.

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