Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus Start Their Vacations Off With a Splash
November 28, 2010 · Published By Associate Editor
TEMPE, Ariz. – Kids looking for a memorable and unique way to thank Santa Claus for his holiday cheer are invited to the 6th annual Swimming with Santa event at Kiwanis Recreation Center, 6111 S. All America Way, on Dec. 26 and 27 from 1-3 p.m.
Those young and young-at-heart are invited to join Santa and Mrs. Claus in Kiwanis Recreation Center’s heated, indoor wave pool where they can swim with Santa and thank him for their holiday gifts. In addition to riding the waves with Santa, the event features stories and magic with Mrs. Claus, as well as holiday music and games. Cookies and milk will be provided and free prizes will be raffled.
Admission for the event is $3 for kids ages 2-12 and $6 for ages 13 and older the day of the event. Discount tickets are available at the Kiwanis Recreation Center’s front desk beginning Nov. 29, with $2 admission for kids ages 2-12 and $4 for ages 13 and older. Children under the age of 8 must have an adult with them at all times while in the water.
The pool with be closed beginning Dec. 3 for maintenance, but will reopen for Winter Waves Dec. 26-30 from 1-5 p.m.
Source: City of Tempe
For more information visit www.tempe.gov/kiwanis or call 480-350-5201 or 480-350-5050 TTY.