THE COLONY (CBSDFW.COM) – Santa is prepared for his first Christmas during a pandemic and one North Texas retailer is taking steps to make sure a holiday tradition continues in a safe way.
As the world deals with the COVID-19 pandemic Nebraska Furniture Mart has built a different kind of ‘museum’ for the holidays.READ MORE: Russ Martin, Longtime North Texas Radio Personality, Found Dead At Frisco Home
“We knew that we needed to provide that magical experience but do it in a safe way, so we provided innovation with Christmas spirit and basically came up with an interactive Santa museum,” explained public relations manager Andy Shefsky.
The experience allows families to stand 7 feet away and talk to the man in red through a window.READ MORE: Dallas County Reports 570 New COVID-19 Cases, 10 Deaths Saturday
After detailing how you’ve been naughty or nice and listing what you want for Christmas, visitors can snap a festive photo with Santa.
The store wants to avoid lines so visitors can book reservations with Santa online. The entire experience is free of charge.MORE NEWS: Parker County Sheriff Larry Fowler Dies At 82
Visits at the Santa Experience begin December 5.