It's about to turn into the most wonderful time of the year at CoolSprings Galleria in Franklin. Santa Claus and his sleigh arrive on Saturday, November. 9 and he'll be at the Center Court on the lower level through Christmas Eve. Santa's schedule is as follows:

SANTA SCHEDULE AT COOL SPRINGS GALLERIA
• Nov. 9 - Dec. 24
• Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.; 2 - 5 p.m.; and 6 - 9 p.m.
• Sundays from 12 - 3 p.m; and 4 - 6 p.m.

In addition, CoolSprings Galleria has lots of family friendly activities in store this holiday season:

"Santa Paws" Pet Photo NIghts
• Monday evenings from 6 - 9 p.m. through Dec. 16

Santa Cares
• Sunday, Nov. 24 and Sunday, Nov. 8 from 9 - 11 a.m. for a sensory-friendly Santa photo experience for children with special needs and their families. Please RSVP.

Good Time Productions: Musical Stylings of the Charles Dickens Quartet
• Saturday, Nov. 9, 16, 32, 30 from 12 - 5 p.m.
• Saturdays, Dec. 7, 14, 21 from 12 - 5 p.m.
• Tuesday, Dec. 24 from 12 - 5 p.m.

Music City Strings: Festive Music Performed in Dickens Christmas Attire
• Saturday, Dec. 1 from 2 - 5 p.m.
• Saturday, Dec. 7 from 5 - 8 p.m.
• Sunday, Dec. 8 from 2 - 5 p.m.