Santa arrives at Eggemoggin Country Store!
Everyone knows the holiday season has begun in earnest when Santa Claus arrives by horse-drawn carriage at Eggemoggin Country Store. On the afternoon of Saturday, November 24, Santa arrived with a hearty laugh in a wagon owned by Misty Blue Acres of Dexter. Children lined up for carriage rides, face painting and—of course—to sit in Santa’s lap. This was the 22nd year for the store’s holiday celebration.
Santa arrives on the horse-drawn carriage, waving to the crowd assembled to meet him.
Santa carries a child into ECS before he settles down to chat with kids.
Seven-year-old Emery Leach of Brooksville lists off all the goodies he'd like for Christmas while Santa listens attentively.
Dennis Robertson, owner of ECS, welcomes Santa and receives a big hug in return.
Happy kids (and grownups) take a ride on a horse-drawn carriage specially decorated for the occasion.
Adrian Altenhofen, 3-years-old from Sargentville, talks with Santa.
Santa arrives on the horse-drawn carriage
Santa arrives on the horse-drawn carriage, waving to the crowd.
Eight-month-old Andrew Weed checks out Santa
Eight-month-old Andrew Weed checks out Santa, with Melissa Weed and her three-year-old daughter Emma Weed.