Wonderland Workshop


Dec 16 , 2017


Convention Center

Doors Open

3:00 p.m.

Ticket Info

Open to the public!

Wonderland Workshop

Experience the Magic of the Holiday Season

Delight in the magic of the holiday season with us on Saturday, December 16 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Kids and adults alike can participate in interactive fun including:

  • COOKIES WITH CLAUS:  Decorate sugar cookies in your own unique way with the help of Mrs. Claus.
  • DECORATION STATION:  Personalize your own ornaments and stockings with the assistance of Santa's little helpers!
  • LETTERS TO THE NORTH POLE:  Write down your gifts and holiday wishes and drop them off in our special mailbox just for the North Pole!
  • CRAFT & GIFT FAIR:  Meander through the promenade and indulge in some holiday shopping!  Unique locally-made selections for sale include handmade crafts, clothing, books, gourmet chocolates, and much more!
  • PHOTOS WITH SANTA:  Bring a cash donation for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and get your photo taken with Santa by professional photograher Ron Lemelin!
  • TOY DRIVE:  Bring a new, unwrapped toy* to donate to Springfield's Shriners Hospital for Children. Do what you can to make a difference and bring smiles to the faces of children in need!
  • RAFFLE PRIZES:  Sign up for the raffle as you drop off your toy!  Win amazing prizes from MassMutual Center, Thunderbirds and Kix 100.9. Drawings will be held every 30 minutes.

Amanda Jo from Kix 100.9 will also be on-site doing a radio remote and playing your favorite holiday music!

This event is free to the public so bring the whole family!


* The following is list of accepted toys for the patients:  -Headphones -Nail polish and hair accessories -Sports hats/t-shirts with local and national sports team  -Xbox One games  -PS4 games  -iTunes gift cards ($10 increments)  -Infant/toddler toys such as noise toys (no plush items)  -Frozen theme toys  -Avengers theme toys  -Noise making cars  -Train sets  -Ear buds  -PG13 movies (New, in wrapping)  -Lego sets for ages 8-14  -Any Boston and/or NY sports paraphernalia  -Matchbox cars  -Arts and crafts kits

* The following will NOT be accepted:  -Anything with sand  -Anything with loose glitter  -Latex toys which include Nerf products, Rubber stamp sets, Foam activity sets, Foam toys


  • MGMSpringfield
  • MCCA
  • Springfield Thunderbirds
  • Coors Light
  • AIC Men's Hockey
  • LifeStorage