DESPITE HIS DEMANDING SCHEDULE, SANTA WILL FIND TIME TO APPEAR IN OTHER LAKE COUNTY TOWNS THROUGHOUT THE MONTH: Hometown Christmas: During this event, scheduled for Dec. 7 in Fruitland Park, Santa and Mrs. Claus will make a grand appearance aboard a firetruck. 27th annual Christmas Parade: Held Dec. 8 in Groveland, this event allows children to attend Santa’s Workshop inside the Lake David Center and have their photograph taken with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Howey Christmas Festival: Enjoy a Christmas parade and have your picture taken alongside Santa. The event will be held Dec. 15.
DEC. 15: From 10-11:30am, Cheryl Bloom, owner of Bloom’s Baking House and Restaurant in downtown Leesburg, will dress as Mrs. Claus and set up a makeshift bakery inside the mall. Children will receive cookies and milk.
DEC. 15: An auction will be held on Christmas trees that were artistically decorated by local schoolchildren. Proceeds will benefit the Educational Foundation of Lake County.
Every month. Everywhere.