Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 11/12/23

Guests invited to get into holiday spirit with events including photos with Santa, live music performances and more

The Avenue West Cobb, an outdoor lifestyle shopping center, is gearing up for the holidays with a series of celebratory events throughout the season.

“The holiday season is finally here and we are thrilled to be hosting countless seasonal events and activities for the Marietta community to enjoy,” said Aimee Braswell, regional marketing manager for JLL. “From our charming Christmas carolers to selfies with beloved holiday characters, there is something for all of our guests to enjoy while shopping for their loved ones .”

On November 29, Santa will make his grand entrance at The Avenue West Cobb — arriving in a sports car as bubbles fill the air. That day and on every Wednesday until Christmas, guests will have the opportunity to capture photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, who have been celebrating the holidays at the center for over 20 years. 

Photos are self-taken and offered at no cost. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for photos from  5 – 7 p.m. near Seasonal Designs in Suite 360 on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, November 29
  • Wednesday, December 6
  • Wednesday, December 13
  • Wednesday, December 20

In addition to photos with Santa, guests can take selfies with their favorite holiday characters as they stroll the Avenue from 1 – 3 p.m. on December 3, December 9 and December 17.

On Wednesday, December 13 from 5 – 7 p.m., The Avenue West Cobb will host their 13th annual Christmas Concert featuring Brent McDonald Music. The center will also welcome local, strolling Christmas carolers on the following dates:

  • Saturday, December 2 from 1-3 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 9 from 1-3 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 16 from 1-3 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 23 from 1-3 p.m.

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