Join Santa Claus for the kick off to the holiday season in Marietta on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in Glover Park on the Marietta Square.
Festivities will begin at 5 p.m. with performances by local school choruses. Santa will make his grand entrance at 5:20 p.m. and light the giant Christmas tree at 6 p.m.
More entertainment will follow while Santa visits with children in the gazebo until 8 p.m.
The workshop will be open to visitors Dec. 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, and 23. Be sure to have your picture taken with Santa.
Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sundays: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Marietta Parks and Recreation and the Marietta Business Association sponsor this event each year.