The Santa Photos and Artisan Event is fast approaching, and it promises to be a source of joy for families while supporting a worthy cause.

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This event not only brings the holiday spirit to the Southern Tier but also contributes to the Make-A-Wish Foundation, which works to grant the wishes of children with critical illnesses.

The Santa Photos and Artisan Event will take place on Saturday, November 11 at the Vestal Public Library from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

One of the main highlights of the event is the opportunity for families to have their photos taken with Santa Claus himself. Santa will be available on-site from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. to spread holiday cheer and create lasting memories. It's important to note that photo sessions need to be booked in advance here to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience for everyone.

In addition to the Santa photos, there will be an artisan event taking place from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. showcasing the talents of local artisans and businesses. Attendees can shop a variety of unique crafts, products, and gifts, perfect for the upcoming holiday season.

Among the businesses participating in this event are Glory Gleans Creations, Ciara’s Custom Scents, Farm 2 Market Finds, 3 Dog Design, Serendipity Candle Co., Crocheted Crafts, Grammie’s Gifts, Aunt Joan Sews, Crafting with EB, Arbonne, Thompson Treasures, Trades of Hope, Mom's Got a Hobby, Debrorah Chilson, and Space Heads Art. It's an excellent opportunity to support local entrepreneurs and find one-of-a-kind items.

What makes this event even more special is the fact that every sale made during the Santa Photos and Artisan Event will contribute to the Make A Wish foundation. It's a wonderful opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of these brave children and their families.

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