Here Comes Santa Claus!

Celebrate the holidays in Maryland Heights! Join us for the 4th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at the Community Center Parking Lot. Enjoy holiday activities and a visit from Santa Claus. Then, let your kids send letters to Santa, get a free photo with Santa at Westport Plaza, and skate with Santa at The Barn. More info below!

Letters to Santa
Friday, December 1 - Sunday,
December 17
Community Center
Santa's elves will be delivering the North Pole Postal Service Mailbox to the Community Center on December 1. Using letter forms that can be found online at or at the Welcome Desk, encourage your child to write a letter to Santa. If you would like a reply, be sure to include a self-addressed stamped envelope. Don't have stamps or an envelope? No problem! Purchase them for $1 at the Welcome Desk and drop your letter off before December 17 to give Santa plenty of time to respond.

4th Annual Maryland Heights
Holiday Tree Lighting
Friday, December 1
5:00-7:00 p.m.
Community Center Parking Lot
Don't miss the 4th Annual Maryland Heights Holiday Tree Lighting at the Community Center! There will be holiday activities planned throughout the evening and a special appearance from Santa Claus with photo opportunities available. We hope to see everyone at this favorite family tradition!

Santa at Westport
Saturday, December 2
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Westport Plaza
Santa Claus is coming to Westport! Join us for this free family event located at the indoor mall in Westport Plaza for a photo with Santa! All those wanting a photo must be in line by 11:45  a.m. Stick around after your pictures for crafts, balloon twisters, and face painting.

Skate with Santa
Saturday, December 9
1:10-3:10 p.m.
The Barn at Centene Community Ice Center
Skate side-by-side with Santa at The Barn, the outdoor ice skating rink at Centene Community Ice Center. Holiday music and décor will provide a festive background, as participants will be able to interact with Santa while skating around the rink. If you are looking for a unique Santa encounter – this is it! No pre-registration required, you will pay when you arrive! You must have a Centene Discount Card in order to receive the resident rate. The fee is $5 for residents with a discount card,  $12 for non-residents, and skate rentals are $5.