South Bend After months of preparation Eddy Street Commons will once again kick off the holidays in style this Saturday. Starting at 7:30 a.m. they will host a number of family friendly events and activities aimed at supporting the Food Bank of Northern Indiana.
The day will start with the 3rd Annual Santa Breakfast at Brothers Bar & Grill. There will be three different seating’s. The first one is at 7:30am, the second is at 8:30am and the third is at 9:30am. The breakfast costs $6 per person if you buy it before the event or $10 at the door.
If you bring two cans of food per child to the breakfast you get a free photo with Santa. Photos can also be purchased for $5. The best part, all proceeds from the event will benefit the Food Bank of Northern Indiana.
After breakfast there will be a ton of free entertainment and activities for families including a portable planetarium, luminary bag decorating, candy making with elves, cookies and crafts.
Finally, around 4:00 pm Santa will be escorted by the South Bend, Madison Township and Mishawaka Fire Departments and LaVille High School Marching Band among other special guests and entertainers during the parade.
Once Santa arrives, he’ll light up the 23-foot tree located just outside of Brothers. To make a reservation or look at all of the day’s activities go to the Eddy Commons website .