Santa arrives at the American Countryside Farmer's Market

The American Countryside Farmer's Market in Elkhart has been preparing for a special guest that arrived Saturday morning in style. Santa Claus was greeted by children outside the market as he arrived by helicopter.

The man in red is scheduled to be at the Farmer's market every Saturday from now until Christmas till 4:00 in the afternoon. Saturday was the only day he would arrive by helicopter though.

The American Countryside Farmer's Market is located on County Road 26, just east of State Road 19 and south of the St. Joseph Valley Parkway.