On Dec. 9, 10 a.m. to noon. Santa will be at Frager’s Garden Center, 1323 E St. SE. Please bring your own camera. Enjoy hot cider.
On Dec. 16, Christmas on Barracks Row starts with a “pajama” showing at 11 a.m. of Polar Express at Miracle Theater, 535 Eighth St. SE. Then Santa, along with elves, trains and hot chocolate, is inside Taoti Creative, 530 Eighth St. SE, from 1 to 5 p.m. He will be standing for pictures. He expects a new, unwrapped toy for “Toys for Tots”. As a special bonus this year, the Capitol Hill Chorale sings carols up and down Eighth Street all afternoon. barracksrow.org.