BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Children of all ages are welcome to visit with Santa Claus from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at Town Hall, 29 Park Ave.

Santa will arrive by horse and buggy at the municipal building at 10 a.m., where he will be greeted by Mayor Robert Woodruff, who will present him with the Key to the City.  

Santa and his helpers will enter the Winter Wonderland in Town Hall, where the helpers will greet children of all ages who want to visit with Santa.  Parents will be able to take photos of their children sitting on Santa's lap while the children are talking with him!

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Outside, there will be horse-drawn wagon rides for the children.  

While all this is going on, members of the Downtown Beautification Committee will be selling ornaments and magnets branded with the new Berkeley Heights logo. The proceeds from the sale of the ornament, which is three and a quarter inches in size, and the magnet, which is oval,  will be used to buy more seasonal banners for the downtown area.

Santa Claus will take a break and will return to help with the Tree Lighting at Peppertown Park. TAPinto has been told he will be on a fire truck and arrive at the Park via Sherman Avenue at 5 p.m.  This is the first time the town has held its tree lighting in Peppertown Park.

Everyone is invited to take part in the tree lighting festivities, which will be followed by the Winter Walk, organized by the Berkeley Heights Business Community.