Santa Claus will come to Greencastle on December 4 aboard a Greencastle Fire Department Truck. He will meet and greet kids of all ages from 4 to 6 p.m. at WynWay Technologies LLC, 122 East Washington Street.
The Fire Department will drop Santa off at the corner of College and Washington Streets. He will meet and greet kids on his way inside to WynWay where snacks and surprises will be given out. Santa will be posing for pictures and listening to children’s wish lists.
Children who have prepared a letter for Santa can post them in Santa’s special mailbox at WynWay beginning on December 4.
Santa’s arrival at WynWay is the pre-event for the Main Street Greencastle First Friday Holiday celebration taking place from 6 to 9 p.m. At 6 p.m. Santa will leave WynWay and head to the Putnam County Senior Center where he will continue to see children until 9 p.m. Photos will be taken with Santa at both WynWay and at the Senior Center.
Main Street Greencastle activities on Friday night will include:
Almost Home–Wine Tasting & gift card promotion
Almost Home-Emerald Room (upstairs) will be playing Merry Madagascar (20 minute movie) on the large screen with cider and popcorn–sponsored by Putnam County Community Foundation. Have the kids enjoy the movie while you enjoy the wine tasting.
Children’s Train on Franklin Street sponsored by the Greater Greencastle Chamber of Commerce.
Christmas Trolley’s sponsored by Eitel’s & Co will be running throughout the downtown. Two trolleys will have a continuous route throughout the downtown. You can get off one trolley–enjoy the activity and shop or relax and then catch the next trolley to another stop.
Crickets–Everyone who spends over $25 will be entered in a drawing for a $100 gift certificate; and holiday treats will be passed out.
Completely Nuts Candy–Free sampling from 6-8 p.m.
Eitel’s & Co.–25% off EVERYTHING Holiday!! Serving hot cider and caramel corn from 6 -8 p.m.
Indonesian Imports on the Square–Beautiful and unique pieces for Christmas from local artists.
Inn at DePauw–Hot chocolate in the lobby.
Marvin’s–Great specials for the evening. Check them out for dinner.
Moore’s Bar–Dinner specials– cod and shrimp baskets and grilled BBQ chicken dinner. Drink Specials. Karaoke at 10 p.m.
Music on the Square–Local community choirs performing Christmas carols.
Myers Market–Christmas cookie decorating at Myers’ 5 East, Franklin Street.
Putnam County Library–Calling all kids!! The library will have a gingerbread theme from 6 – 8 p.m. featuring a walk-in gingerbread playhouse. Gingerbread storytime, make and take gingerbread houses and gingerbread magnets. Will serve hot cocoa and treats.
Snowy Pines–Christmas Trees for sale next to Senior Center from 6 to 8 p.m.
Starbucks–Come in and purchase any holiday beverage and receive one to share. Greencastle Starbucks only.
Sweet Wishes by Eitel’s & Co.–“Visions of Sugar Plums” FREE candy and sweet treats buffet (fill a box of yummy delights from 6 to 8 p.m.)
Swizzle Stick–War Radio will be playing.
Wasser Beer–Tour & Tasting at the brewery.
Santa will also be at WynWay on December 10 and 15 from 4 to 6 p.m. He will be listening to wish lists, taking pictures and passing out goodies on those dates.
For more information about Santa’s arrival contact WynWay Technologies LLC at 765-692-3100.