Sparkle Night

Sunday, November 24, 2019
12pm - 7pm

Join us on Sunday, November 24th for a fun-filled day of holiday activities, special performances, character meet and greets and the very special arrival of SANTA in a mini parade led by Worthington Kilbourne Marching Band.

Register on Eventbrite HERE.


The day will kick off with a mall wide search for Santa's little helpers hidden throughout various mall shops. At check-in you will receive a clue about locations where they can be found. Make sure you bring your cameras, these little Elves love taking selfies #elfselfie Upon completion of the search, you will receive a clue to the location of the real life Elf (B---y) for a meet and greet and photo opportunity.

The Elf Hunt event will run from 12:30 - 3:30 PM and is FREE to participate.

Try your skills at our Gingerbread House Making Workshop. We'll provide you with all the supplies to create a gingerbread house, you bring the creative touch! Go ahead and take it home or leave it with us to be judged by event goers for a chance to win a $25.00 mall gift card to a shop of your choice. Open to kids and adults. Contest will be divided, and one winner will be selected from each division. Contest judging is from 4:00 - 6:30 PM.

Gingerbread House Making is from 1:00 - 3:00 Fee: $15.00 fee per kit (Pay in advance to guarantee reserve your kit) Additional kits will be available the day of the event on a first come first serve basis.

Looking for the perfect photo for this year's holiday card? Gather the family and schedule a mini professional photo session. Jessica Miller Photography ( will be onsite with a pre-set holiday scene setting for the perfect holiday photo. Each session is 10 minutes and includes 10 images with the rights to print. Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled session. Photo sessions require advance ticket registration.

Family Photo Mini Holiday Sessions with Jessica Miller Photography

12:00 - 4:30 PM Fee: $100.00 per session (includes digital images and printing rights. Advance Reservation Only. Please add to your cart at check-out and a separate invoice will be sent to you from Jessica Miller Photography to confirm your time slot.

Make a whole day out of it! Starting at 3:00 children will have the opportunity to make Christmas ornaments, holiday crafts, write letters to Santa and decorate cookies as they prepare for a special performance by a well known character that tried to steal Christmas. 😉

Crafts are FREE

Cookie Decorating $1.50 per cookie. Pay at the event.

You won't want to miss this special performance by a grouchy, cave-dwelling creature who tried to steal Christmas. This up close and personal performance is FREE and perfect for all ages. Mr. Grinchy doesn't come out of his cave very often and is available for family photos after his performance.

3:30 - 4:30 Mr. Grinchy Performance FREE

Family Photo with your camera $3.00. Pay at the event.

Grab a cup of hot cocoa and load it up with all of your favorite toppings! Santa's little helpers will be on hand checking to see if you're being naughty or nice!

Hot Chocolate Bar Open 4:00 - 6:00 PM Fee: $1.50 per cup. Pay at the event.

Make sure you don't leave before our very special surprise! Gather the family and make your way outside the east entrance facing Kroger. Line up on the both sides of the sidewalks and get ready as The Worthington Kilbourne Marching Band leads our mini parade right up to the grand entrance and announces the arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus! The band will lead way to the atrium of the mall where you will be greeted with one of the largest Christmas trees in the city. The Worthington Kilbourne Choir will perform a capella Christmas carols as Santa lights the tree!!

Parade Start time 5:00 PM

We're not done yet! Now that Santa has arrived and lit the tree, it's time for him to meet with children and take some photos. Bring your own camera for Free photos with Santa. (Please be mindful of others as this will be a limited time and lots of people will want to take photos.)

Photos with Santa, greeted by Mrs. Claus 5:45 - 7:00 PM (free with own camera)

Meet and Greet with The Snow Queen & her sister. It's movie premier weekend and Paulette's Princess Palace will be decorated and ready to give warm hugs and take photos. Come see the beautiful new, hand-crafted costumes.

$10 per Single Family inside Paulette's Palace and Productions TICKETS SOLD SEPARATELY

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