Santa Claus and his elves will be available for visits and photos with children of all ages at the Chautauqua Mall through Dec. 24.
The Santa photo set, hosted by the Jamestown Area YMCA, is located in front of The Bon Ton at the center of the mall. Different photo packages are available for purchase.
Photo and visitation hours are as follows:
Santa Claus and his elf, Nicholas, check out the new, illuminated Santa Express Mail unit located at the Chautauqua Mall. Children can drop off their letters to Santa. A reply back from Santa and photos with Santa are also available for purchase.
Today, 4-8 p.m.; Saturday, noon to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 1-6 p.m.
Dec 10-14, 4-8 p.m. each day;
Dec. 15, noon-8 p.m.; Dec. 16, 1-6 p.m.;
Dec. 17-20, 3-8 p.m. each day;
Dec. 21, noon-8 p.m.
Dec. 22, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Dec. 23, noon-8 p.m.
Christmas Eve, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
New is the Santa Express Mail located at the center of the mall at the Santa set entrance.
The unit is an illuminated mailbox that has a connected chute leading to the mall rooftop. Children can drop off their letters to Santa there and press a button which sends the letter to the North Pole.
A personalized letter from Santa mailed to children's houses before Christmas is also available for $3. For more information, visit the Santa set during operational hours.
For more information, visit jamestownymca.org or call the Jamestown YMCA at 664-2802.