SouthPark kicking off holiday season with photos with Santa, tree lighting


SouthPark Mall Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - SouthPark Mall is kicking off the holiday season with photos with Santa, which started last week.

Photos with Santa will be available daily through Dec. 24. For hours and prices, visit

The annual tree lighting celebration at Symphony Park is set for 7 p.m. on Nov. 16. Family entertainment, carriage rides and other events start at 5 p.m., and a screening of  the movie "Arthur Christmas" will be held after the tree lightning.

The mall is planning several other events in November and December, including Giving Tuesday on Nov. 27, holiday gift wrapping and seasonal performances.

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