MISSOURI — According to a news release, Santa is scheduled to hit 79 Bass Pro Shops locations nationwide beginning November 12, 2016. santa

Bass Pro Shop will be transformed into a Christmas village where you can get a free photo with Santa and enjoy holiday activities, crafts and games. Families can also help Bass Pro and AMVETS send a quarter million cards to active military and recovering veterans overseas and at home.

The event begins at 5:00 p.m. local time at participating shops and runs through December 24, 2016. The village features animated holiday characters, live elves, Christmas trees, rustic cabins and much more.

For more information visit http://www.basspro.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/CFPageC?storeId=10151&catalogId=10051&langId=-1&appID=86915&cm_sp=StWdrldNov2016_SP#jumpSchedule