Santa arrives at mall Saturday

Photo by Corinne Nicholson

Photo by Corinne Nicholson

BUFORD -- The Mall of Georgia is getting into the Christmas spirit early with the arrival Saturday of Santa.

The mall will kick off its holiday season with Santabration, an event that will include a welcome parade for the gift-giving elf, music and games with Radio Disney, dance performances and activities.

Santabration will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. in the mall village. Once Santa has made his way to his holiday home in the lower level of the Nordstrom wing, he will be available for photos with children.

Saturday's event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-271-9458 or visit www.simon.com.