The reindeer will be getting a work-out tonight and tomorrow as Santa arrives in Southwest Harbor tonight, Friday, December 11th and then in Tremont on Saturday, December 12th. Despite offers to stay overnight at some of the pet-friendly establishments on the Island, Santa will be back at the North Pole overnight to see Mrs. Claus and to supervise the elves in the workshop!

Friday night Santa will be at the Village Green in Southwest Harbor to light the tree at 5:30 p.m. Families will be able to take photos with Santa at the tree. Please make sure that you are wearing masks, and follow all social distancing guidelines.

On Saturday, December 12th, Santa will begin his route in Tremont at 9 a.m.
Santa’s route will be as follows: He will turn left out of the Marsh Road and go across the bridge where we will veer right onto Flat Iron Road to go to Bass Harbor. He will turn right onto Shore Road then take McMullen Avenue back to Harbor Drive. He will go down to Hansen's Outpost and turn left onto Tremont Road then proceed through Tremont.

Please keep safety as your first priority. All people in attendance should maintain social distance and wear a mask.

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