Santa poses with pets on Wag Your Tail Wednesdays

2013-11-27T00:00:00Z Santa poses with pets on Wag Your Tail WednesdaysTimes Staff
November 27, 2013 12:00 am  • 

HAMMOND | The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority is once again holding Wag Your Tail Wednesdays in conjunction with the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit. Well-behaved cats and dogs will be able to have their picture taken with Santa from 3 to 7 p.m. today and Dec. 11 and 18 at the Indiana Welcome Center, 7770 Corinne Drive.

Cost is $5 per photo and $1 from each purchase will directly benefit a local animal rescue. Participants are encouraged to bring in additional donations for the animal shelters.

In addition to Wag Your Tail Wednesdays, Santa will begin holiday visits to the Indiana Welcome Center from noon to 3 p.m. Friday. Visitors will be able to get their photo taken atop Santa’s Mountain from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays leading up to Christmas. Each 4-by-6-inch photo costs $5.

The Indiana Welcome Center is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week.

For more information, call Bethany Randolph at (219) 554-2229 or visit

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