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Christmas in East Atlanta Village Scheduled

By Kevin Spigener
The East Atlanta Village Santa Team has received word from the North Pole that Santa and Mrs. Claus are preparing for their annual trip to East Atlanta and plan to stay for an entire fun-filled weekend. Santa will arrive in EAV on Saturday, December 3 and will receive visitors at Avenue Realty, located at 508 Flat Shoals Avenue. In East Atlanta Village starting at 9:30am until 5:00pm. If you are unable to stop by on Saturday, no worries; Santa will receive visitors again on Sunday December 4.
This year, pictures with Santa will be by reservation on Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon and first-come, first-served on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning. Children, adults, and pets are welcome. A disc containing the best shots from your photo session will be $15 and all proceeds go to East Atlanta Kids Club, a nonprofit organization that provides mentoring, tutoring, and other activities for the neighborhood kids.
The East Atlanta Community Association’s Adopt-a-Street Program will offer hand painted EAV holiday ornaments for $12, created and designed by local artist Denise Canfield, with Gourd Bless You Designs. All proceeds go to EACA’s Adopt-a-Street Program.
Other activities and events scheduled for the fun filled official kick-off to the holiday season will a tree decorating contests, kid’s crafts, and the official lighting of the EAV tree. Refreshments will be on hand and the village will be buzzing with holiday cheer. For more information or to schedule a reservation(s), please email eavsanta@gmail.com.

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