Santa Claus makes his entrance at the Charleston Town Center Mall, wishing everyone a Merry Christmas. He is joined Wednesday evening by Hermey the dentist elf, Bumble the abominable snowman and Rudolph, from the 1964 animated movie classic, "Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer."
Children sing "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" before Saint Nick's arrival.
Santa Claus' elves sing for shoppers.
The elves perform "Jingle Bell Rock."
Shoppers at the Charleston Town Center Mall are treated to a light show and musical performance to celebrate the mall's 30th anniversary. The 6-minute performance will be shown twice daily in the mall's center court, at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Amberlynn Priestly, 4, of Dunbar, smiles as she has her picture taken with Santa Claus at the Charleston Town Center Mall on Wednesday night.