PHOTOS: Santa Extravaganza a holiday hit

Santa waves to the crowd from a fire engine as he arrives at the Santa Extravaganza event at Spirit Square Saturday, Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Santa waves to the crowd from a fire engine as he arrives at the Santa Extravaganza event at Spirit Square Saturday, Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Santa and Mrs. Claus bring holiday cheer with them as they arrive at Spirit Square for the Santa Extravaganza event. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Santa and Mrs. Claus bring holiday cheer with them as they arrive at Spirit Square for the Santa Extravaganza event. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Jordan McCullough, 3, poses for a photo with Santa at the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Jordan McCullough, 3, poses for a photo with Santa at the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Sienna McKenzie, 5, lets Santa and Mrs. Claus know what’s on her wish list this Christmas. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Sienna McKenzie, 5, lets Santa and Mrs. Claus know what’s on her wish list this Christmas. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Rebecca Giesbrecht,1, and her mom Jessica meet Santa and Mrs. Claus on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Rebecca Giesbrecht,1, and her mom Jessica meet Santa and Mrs. Claus on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Jack Braman, 2, checks out a Miniature Horse from Barlow Creek during the Santa Extravaganza event on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Jack Braman, 2, checks out a Miniature Horse from Barlow Creek during the Santa Extravaganza event on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Logan Heppner, 1, makes friends with a Miniature Horse from Barlow Creek during the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Logan Heppner, 1, makes friends with a Miniature Horse from Barlow Creek during the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Eight month-old Sterling Zacharias meets Santa for the first time ever during the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Eight month-old Sterling Zacharias meets Santa for the first time ever during the Santa Extravaganza event in Spirit Square on Dec. 7. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Kids have fun climbing and jumping on a large pile of snow into the evening during the Santa Extravaganza event. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)Kids have fun climbing and jumping on a large pile of snow into the evening during the Santa Extravaganza event. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Holiday fun seekers young and old headed to Spirit Square for Santa Extravaganza Saturday, Dec. 7.

The event was put on by the Quesnel Downtown Association and included, among other activities, a marshmallow roasting station, a Christmas carol sing-a-long, Miniature Horses from Barlow Creek and, of course, a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus.

It wasn’t a chill in the winter air that had rosy cheeks peeking out from above collars pulled high and scarves wrapped tight, rather the holiday spirit of a community coming together for a festive and fun night.

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