Letters to Santa
In partnership with Toys R Us, the City of Sarnia and the Seaway Kiwanis Club present “Letters to Santa”. As of Sunday, November 15, a special holiday mailbox will be stationed at Toys R Us in Lambton Mall until Saturday, December 5. During this time, children can drop off letters to Santa that will be mailed to the North Pole! Need help writing a letter? Use our template, below!
Holiday Shout-Out Video
Get creative and participate in a video challenge to spread holiday cheer! Pre-recorded video message submissions of 3-9 seconds may be broadcast on the City of Sarnia and The Show with David Burrows Facebook pages on Friday, December 4 at 2:00pm.
Video submissions due by Monday, November 30!
1. However you say ‘Happy Holidays’ i.e. “Merry Christmas from (name of yourself/family/business)”
2. A snippet of your favourite carol i.e. “Rockin’ around, the Christmas tree, have a Happy Holiday!”
How to Submit Your Video
1. Record a 3-9 second video in landscape/horizontal mode.
2. If your video is under 20MB, email your video to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: Holiday Cheer in Sarnia!
3. If your video is over 20MB, upload to a file transfer site: i.e. Google Drive, Dropbox, etc. and email the file link to email@example.com with the subject line: Holiday Cheer in Sarnia!
*The City of Sarnia reserves the right to refuse video content it deems inappropriate. Every effort will be made to broadcast as many videos as possible; however, due to time constraints, there is no guarantee that every video will be broadcast during the event.
Virtual Shows – and Message from Santa!
November 15 at 2:00pm: Official launch of the “Letters to Santa” and Holiday Shout-Out Video, including a message from Santa at the North Pole!
November 30 at 10:00am: Reminder to submit videos and letters. Giveaway announcement for December 4 and 5. Followed by a feature video of the local Wavesong Vocal Ensemble singing your favourite Christmas carols!
December 4 at 2:00pm: Official unveiling of the Holiday Shout-Out Video Compilation!