NEWTON, NJ—The Newton Fire Department kicked off the holiday season by escorting Santa Claus during the Holiday parade on Saturday, November 30. This is only the start.  The fire department will be hosting Breakfast with Santa on Sunday, December 8.

The event will be at Newton Station House #1, located on 22 Mill Street and will begin at 8 a.m. The event will run until noon.

On the menu for the breakfast is pancakes, eggs, sausage, coffee, tea, OJ and more according to the flyer. Entrance fee for children is $5 and Adults is $10. Santa will be arriving at 9 a.m. for pictures.

During the breakfast, the fire house will also be a drop-off location for Project Self-Sufficiency’s Season of Hope toy drive. For more information about the toy drive visit or Newton Fire Department’s Facebook page at