Join the City of South St. Paul at Wakota Arena for the Annual Skate with Santa 4:50 p.m. to 6:10 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014.
Strap on some skates and Skate with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Don’t have a pair of skates? Bring along a non-perishable food item and get a free skate rental. Rentals are available for $2. There will be holiday music and refreshments. Just learning to skate? Blades n Motion will be joining Santa and offering mini clinics during the holiday skate.
A Christmas concert by Century Brass preceded by a special Christmas reading. The concert will feature 19th and 20th Century Christmas and holiday favorites from around the world arranged for brass quintet by the Canadian Brass, Tchaikovsky, Handel, Holst, Rutter, Niehaus, and Pilafian, and the Minnesotans Baldwin, Stueven, and Longley. Refreshments will be served.
Nancy and Rodney Brown dress as Santa and Mrs. Claus, welcoming thousands to their extravagant holiday setup from Thanksgiving to the first Sunday in January in Inver Grove Heights. (Submitted photo)
Inver Grove Heights couple are ‘Santa and Mrs.’ to neighbor kids, light-show fans
Santa Claus lives on a quiet street in Inver Grove Heights.
At least he does according to 2-year-old Brady and 4-year-old Gabriel.
Their neighbors, Nancy and Rodney Brown, not only dress up as Santa and Mrs. Claus every night for more than a month during the holidays, but they set up thousands of dollars worth of lights in their yard.
Are you out and busy with your holiday shopping? For three Fridays, Nov. 28, Dec. 5 and Dec. 12, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. the LeDuc Historic Estate Gift Shop will be open and spilling into the 2nd.Floor Hallway Gallery.