Santa Monica Place kicks off its holiday celebrations this Saturday, Nov. 23, at 6 pm when HGTV's star builder Carter Oosterhouse unveils to Santa his new home for the season-the life-size gingerbread HGTV Holiday House at Center Plaza where families can get their photo taken with St. Nick.
The kick-off celebration continues with a special performance by Grammy nominated, Il Volo, "American Idol" finalist Jacob Lusk, musician Amanda Ply and other seasonal carolers.
This community celebration invites friends and families to come together to enjoy an evening of music, fun activities and holiday spirit.
For a complete list of seasonal festivities, Santa's photo hours and holiday events at Santa Monica Place, visit santamonicaplace.com/Events.
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