Special Events


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Happy Hours at Hillsdale

Paul Martin’s: Everyday, 3-7 pm
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Cheesecake Factory: Monday – Friday, 4-6 pm
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The Counter: Monday – Friday, 3-6 pm
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Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Varies

One Warm Coat

Now – December 17, 2017

Donate a new or like-new coat for someone in need. Coats can be dropped off at Concierge at any time.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Location
Concierge | Lower Level near M.A.C

PHS | SPCA Pet Adoptions

November 11 – December 24, 2017

Adopt a pet from the Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA.

Fridays & Saturdays | 10am – 9pm
Sundays | 11am – 7pm

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Lower Level | across from M.A.C.

San Mateo Ice Rink Ticket Contest

November 17 – 26, 2017

Win tickets to the San Mateo Ice Rink at Central Park in San Mateo! The contest will run from November 17 – 26. To enter, visit the contest box in Nordstrom Court. Winners will be selected and notified on November 26.

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Nordstrom Court

Disney’s “Aladdin” Contest

November 17 – December 10, 2017

Register to win tickets to Disney’s “Aladdin” playing at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco! Visits the Santa Set to enter. The contest will run from November 17 – December 10, 2017. Winners will be notified on December 10.

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Santa Set Macy's Center Court

PHOTOS WITH SANTA

November 17 – December 24, 2017

A Holiday photo with Santa is on everyone’s list! Capture a photo to be treasured for years with a variety of keepsake packages. Click here for more details.

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Macy's Center Court

HOLLY JOLLY HOLIDAY COUNTDOWN EVENTS

Friday, November 17, 2017

Holly Jolly Countdown Song & Dance Show
Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa’s Arrival

It’s one grand night to kick off the holiday season and we’re ready to celebrate!

Schedule of activities:
• Holly Jolly Holiday Countdown Show – 5:30pm
Nordstrom Court
• Tree Lighting Ceremony | Santa Arrival – 6:00pm
• Photos with Santa – 6:30–9:00pm
• Photo Op with Elf Performers – 6:30-7:30pm
Macy’s Center Court

Kids receive free jingle bells (while supplies last).

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Location
Nordstrom Court

Santa Pet Nights

November 19 – December 13, 2017

The purr-fect keepsake photos with your pet and Santa! Click here for times.

Sundays & Wednesdays

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Santa Set | Macy's Center Court

Santa Cookie Nights

November 20 – December 12, 2017

Enjoy delicious cookies generously sponsored by Mrs. Field’s Cookies, while you wait in line to see Santa!

Mondays & Tuesdays | 6-8 pm

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Santa Set | Macy's Center Court

Giving Tree

November 24, 25, 26 & December 2, 3, 9, 10 | 2-7PM

Donate a gift to someone in need, benefiting The Samaritan House. Just choose a “wish list” ornament/tag. Purchase the item(s) and return to the tree. Macy’s Center Court

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Macy's Center Court

Holiday Community Performances

November 28 – December 16, 2017

In celebration of the season, local community schools and groups have been invited to perform at Hillsdale Shopping Center.

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Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Nordstrom Court

Enchanted Forest

November 28 – December 24, 2017

Children from local preschools and elementary schools will decorate enchanting holiday trees near Ms. Field’s.

Participating Schools: Notre Dame Elementary School, The Children’s Place, Redwood Parents Nursery School, Saint Matthew Catholic School, Children’s School HUMC, Early Bird Preschool, Foster City Preschool and Day Care Center, and Welcome Amigos.

Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Upper Level | near Ms. Field's

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 2, 2017

8am-9am – Sold Out
9:30-10:30am – Sold Out

Tickets are just $12.99 per person, general admission (Santa set photos excluded).
To purchase tickets visit, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3064700Breakfast with Santa Details website PDF or call 1-800-838-3006.

Reservations required. Both kids and adults are required to have a paid reservation. Breakfast in California Pizza Kitchen -Lower Level – Adjacent to Nordstrom Court
Breakfast with Santa Details

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Location
California Pizza Kitchen

HOLLY-DAYS KIDS EVENTS

Kris Kringle Kookie Decorating

Thursday, December 7, 2017 – 4-5pm

Santa’s Barnyard Friends

Friday, December 8, 2017 – 4-6pm

Santa’s Craft Workshop

Saturday, December 9, 2017 – 2-4pm

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Contact Info
(650) 345-8222

Location
Macy's Center Court

Toys for Tots Drive

December 8 – December 23, 2017

New and used toys will be collected by the San Mateo Fire Department. Your donations will be distributed to local children just in time for the holidays.

Monday-Saturday | 12-8pm
Sunday | 12-7pm

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Location
Lower Level | near The LEGO® Store

Gingerbread House Decorating

Saturday, December 9, 2017
9:30am or 11:30am

Gingerbread House Decorating Party! Just $25 per house. Up to 2 children per house. Parent/Guardian can assist at no charge. Reservations required. Activity appropriate for ages 3 and up.

To purchase tickets/houses visit, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3064617 or call 1-800-838-3006.

Contact Info
(650) 571-1029

Location
Nordstrom Court