NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. - Northbridge children will anxiously wait for the sound of sirens Friday knowing it will mean Santa won't be far behind.
The Northbridge Fire Department gives Santa, Mrs. Claus and some of their elves a tour of the community each year and along the way happily accept the gift of cookies for elves who remain at the fire station.
Santa leaves the Northbridge Fire Department headquarters, 193 Main St. aboard the ladder truck beginning at 11 a.m.
The first stop will be the Walmart Plaza, 100 Valley Parkway, at 11:05 and continue through the neighborhoods of Whitinsville and Northbridge until 3 p.m.
The route with approximate times is attached.
The rain date is Dec. 16.