HGTV and Macerich Malls are bringing you lots of Holiday fun this season! You will be able to visit select Macerich Malls Nov. 5th through December 24th to submerge your family in some holiday cheer that features state-of-the-art digital technology. Your family will of course be able to take the traditional photos with Santa that we all love to see. However, at the select Macerich Malls you will also be able to take Elfie Selfie to star in your own video, use Elf-Ray Vision to explore Santa’s Observatory, and test out the Naughty or Nice O’Meter.
There will be so much family fun involved that you will just love your experience with your family. If that is not enough family fun for you and your family then hold onto your hot chocolate! You can check with your Macerich Mall and you may be lucky enough to get Autographs with HGTV and DIY Network stars, including Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri (America’s Most Desperate Kitchens) and Alison Victoria (Kitchen Crashers). Anthony and John will appear at Danbury Fair on Nov. 7; and Alison will appear at Tysons Corner Center on Nov. 20.
Last Year HGTV had an amazing response from the families that attended this event. So they have pulled out all the stops and made it an even more family fun event this year! It’s going to be a holiday event that you and your family are not going to want to miss out on. So bring your smiles ready for pictures, your camera for catching all those special moments, and your holiday cheer because your family is in for a real treat when you visit! The event will be one you will want to make a family tradition each year to see what new fun HGTV has in store for you.
Your family is going to just love to explore Santa’s Observatory. You will be able to download an Elf-Ray Vision app or use one of the tablets that are provided to to discover the enchanting world of Santa HQ in stunning 2D and 3D digital scenes. The Elf-Ray Vision app or use a provided tablet to discover the enchanting world of Santa HQ in stunning 2D and 3D digital scenes. Shoppers can continue their adventure with a custom photo opportunity, a visit with Santa inside his modernized sleigh and an opportunity to enter for the chance to win $10,000 in HGTV’s Spreading Holiday Cheer Sweepstakes. Reservations to visit the experience can be made in advance at santa-hq.com/reservations. HGTV knows the holidays are a special time for the network’s audience, so fans are encouraged to share their Santa HQ experience on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram using #loveHGTV for the chance to appear on HGTV.com/santahq.
The Santa HQ experience will be featured at 10 Macerich properties as follows:
Chandler Fashion Center, Chandler, opens Nov. 7
Scottsdale Fashion Center, Scottsdale, opens Nov. 14
Vintage Faire, Modesto, opens Nov. 5
Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos, opens Nov. 7
Lakewood Center, Lakewood, Calif., opens Nov. 7
Flatiron Crossing, Broomfield, opens Nov. 7
Danbury Fair, Danbury, opens Nov. 6
Deptford Mall, Deptford Township, opens Nov. 5
Washington Square, Portland, opens Nov. 7
Washington D.C. area:
Tysons Corner Center in Virginia opens Nov. 14