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Smile with Santa


’Tis the season for pics with St. Nick! Whether it’s your little one’s first time meeting Santa or a yearly tradition, the photos and memories captured will last you and your family a lifetime.

Now through December 24,
Macy’s Center Court

Santa’s Hours:
Thursdays–Mondays: 11am–7pm
Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 12–8pm

Santa Pet Nights


It’s official — Christmas is for pets, too! Snap festive pics of your very good pup (or cat) sitting pretty with Mr. Claus. Hillsdale welcomes you with your furry friend for Santa pet nights now through December 12, Sundays from 5–7pm and Wednesdays from 6–8pm at the Santa Set.


Giving Tree


Make someone’s Christmas a little bit brighter by crossing an item off their wishlist at the Samaritan House Giving Tree! Simply stop by the booth, receive a gift tag with someone’s Christmas wish on it, and drop off the purchase after your day of shopping. Donations will be accepted from 2–7pm on December 4–5 at Macy’s Center Court (Lower Level).

San Mateo Consolidated Firefighters Toy Program


We’re teaming up with the San Mateo Firefighters and giving everyone a chance to be Santa’s helper by donating new toys. Bring true joy to a child in need.

December 3 thru December 23 from 12–8pm across from the LEGO store on the Lower Level.

Food and Coat Drive

Spread some holiday cheer by giving back! Samaritan House is collecting non-perishable food items and new children/teen coats at both Customer Service locations until December 22. Help families celebrate a Christmas they’ll never forget.


Mrs. Fields Cookie Nights


Free Christmas cookies? Yes, please! Why should Santa be the only one getting cookies on the house? Join us for Mrs. Fields Cookie Nights every Tuesday night from 6–8pmNovember 23–December 14 in Macy’s Center Court at the Santa Set. (Glasses of milk for dunking not included.)

Cookies may contain nuts

Gingerbread House Decorating

Children are invited to decorate their very own gingerbread house with the help of experts from Kathy’s Creative Kakes. All materials included, starting at $45. Book by calling

(650) 348-5253. Walk-ins welcome.

December 3–24 from 11am–5pm,
Upper Level Nordstrom Court 

Community Performances


Enjoy the festive sounds of the holiday performed by local school and community groups.

Visit for schedule.


Our holiday pop-up shops are the perfect place to find gifts for everybody on your list! From the coworker you barely know to the dad who has everything, we’ve got you covered. This year’s pop-ups include Sock Harbor, Go! Calendars and Games, and Same Day Custom Apparel. Make sure to get your gifts while you can!

Sock Harbor


GO! Calendars and Games


Same Day Custom Apparel

Upper Level Near the Dining Terrace