Festival of Christmas on at Tradex

The North Pole BC Festival of Christmas runs at the facility until Dec. 24

Santa can be found at the North Pole

Santa can be found at the North Pole

Tradex in Abbotsford has transformed into the North Pole.

North Pole BC Festival of Christmas runs at the facility until Dec. 24.

The elves and other Christmas characters can be visited in interactive scenes and activities.

Attractions include: Mrs. Claus’s Story Time, Santa’s toy workshop, the North Pole post office, a gingerbread bakery, a gift-wrap zone, a puppet theatre, photos with Santa, the Elven School of Secret Skills and more.

Complementing the festival are indoor midway rides, food services and Christmas vendors.

The festival opened Nov. 28 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and continues on 13 other dates, concluding on Dec. 24. Visit northpolebc.com for the complete schedule, admission rates and more information.

Advance booking online is recommended, but tickets can be purchased at the door, subject to availability.