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NOC welcomes Santa

Meet Santa at the Nantahala Outdoor Center in Swain County at one of three events coming up next month. 

• From 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, families can join NOC at Rivers End Restaurant for a magical breakfast buffet with Santa Claus. Attendees can dress up in their favorite pajamas for a morning filled with fun and festivity. Reservations required.

• The Merry Market with Santa will take place 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, Dec. 9 and 16, giving guests a chance to shop for treasures made by local artisans. Santa will make an appearance at both events.

Learn more or register for breakfast at

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