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Santa Expected to Land at Virginia Village December 15th

Fairfax Street to close, temporarily, for helicopter landing.

Post Date:11/30/2018 11:34 AM
Leesburg, VA (November 30, 2018) – Santa Claus will be trading his sleigh for a helicopter visit at Virginia Village (34 Catoctin Circle SE) on Saturday, December 15 beginning at 10 a.m.

Following his landing, he will visit with families at The Santa House for photos and special treats. Kids will also have the opportunity to pick out a gift for mom and dad in the kids-only store, at no cost. 

In preparation of Santa’s landing, Fairfax Street will be closed to traffic from 9:45 to 10:30 a.m. Access into the Virginia Village parking lot will also be closed during that time. Free parking will be available in the following locations: 

• 10 Loudoun Street, SW
• 61 Church Street, SE
• 204 Liberty Street, SW
• 146 Loudoun Street, SE
• 37 Catoctin Circle, SE

Participants are encouraged to bring a new toy, office supplies or athletic equipment, which will donated to the local YMCA. The Farmers’ Market will also be open, weather pending, from 9 a.m. to noon. To register for the event, visit

Media Contact:
Leah Kosin
Public Information Assistant

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