Starting Thursday, December 3, enjoy an augmented reality family photoshoot with Santa at Bentons Square Shopping Centre. Simply download the app, arrange your family in front of a Christmas theme, take a photo and watch as Santa magically appears in the frame at no charge. For further information, head to www.bentonssquare.com.au
Enjoy Carols by Headlights on Monday, December 21, Tuesday, December 22, and Wednesday, December 23, at Dromana Drive-In. Sing along to pre-recorded carols with the family. These will be shown on all three screens, including musicians from all across the Peninsula, so keep an eye out for some familiar faces. Order food from Shell’s Diner or bring your own. There’s no charge but please register your car. Gates open at 6pm with carols starting at 9pm.
Every day from December 9-22 between 10am-2pm, Santa will be calling to speak to his wonderful friends at Rosebud Plaza. This year, why not visit Santa’s lounge outside Target and say hi. Bookings are essential at www.rosebudplaza.com.au
Do you have what it takes to be one of Santa’s helpers? On Friday, December 11, and Saturday, December 12, you’re invited to Frankston Arts Centre in Davey St to join the friendly elves as they take you on an adventure throughout different zones on your journey to the North Pole. Go to www.thefac.com.au for times and tickets.
Finally, celebrate Christmas under the stringybarks on Saturday, December 19, when Santa visits the Emu Plains Market from 10am-noon at Emu Plains Reserve, Coolart Rd, Balnarring.