These twin sisters both got to sit on Santa’s lap to tell him what they wanted for Christmas at the Kids Christmas Party in Wellington on Dec. 8. (Healey photo)

WELLINGTON: Santa and Mrs . Claus paid a visit to the Wellington area a day before they took part in the Christmas on the Canal Lions Christmas Parade.

The jolly old Elf and his wife visited the Wellington/Fletchers Lake Station House for a Kids Christmas Party, giving out treat bags.

PHOTOS: Fun time at Kids Christmas Party

Mrs. Claus tries to reassure this little one that Santa is really all that scary. (Healey photo)
And the little one believed Mrs. Claus and did sit on Santa’s lap for a photo and quick chat. (Healey photo)

The event returned after a close to 10 year hiatus thanks to the new volunteer board. It was a resounding success, and planning for 2019 is already underway.