Tis the Season Weekends

Experience the magic of the holiday season at River Place Shops – activities include strolling carol performances and a contactless meet-and-greet opportunity with Santa Claus and his North Pole team using our safe Santa Shield in place between Santa and his guests at all times.

*Free and open to the public; activity times are subject to change due to weather*

All activities take place outdoors in our elaborately decorated Santa’s Workshop and are weather-dependent.
Schedule of events:


Saturdays – November 27, December 4, December 11, December 18
1 – 4 PM
: Visit Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus on the Fest Platz stage near the Cass River Bar and Grill. Share what you want for Christmas with the Head Elf himself, atop his magical Christmas throne surrounded by a North Pole-themed background. Photos encouraged – there will be a safety barrier between Santa Claus and his visitors.

1 – 4 PM: Enjoy strolling musical performances by the Fenton Chorus featuring classic Christmas carols and new favorites. Tips encouraged if you enjoy the show!

Sundays – November 28, December 5, December 12, December 19
1 – 4 PM
: Visit Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus on the Fest Platz stage near the Cass River Bar and Grill. Share what you want for Christmas with the Head Elf himself, atop his magical Christmas throne surrounded by a North Pole-themed background. Photos encouraged – there will be a safety barrier between Santa Claus and his visitors.

1 – 4 PM: Enjoy strolling musical performances by an assortment of talented quartets featuring classic Christmas carols and new favorites. Tips encouraged if you enjoy the show!

Tis the Season Weekends – Frankenmuth River Place Shops


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