SANTA PAWS IS COMING TO TOWN December 06, 2016 00:00




Jolly Old St. Nick Meets Furry Friends


WHO:              Magical Forest at Opportunity Village is spreading holiday cheer to all furry friends in the Las Vegas Valley at Santa Paws.


WHAT:           Guests can share the magic of the holiday season with their beloved pets with an array of events sure to delight animals and humans alike. The afternoon-long occasion will feature local pet vendors, animal adoptions and demonstrations.


In addition, pets and their owners can cozy up for an adorable photo opportunity with Santa, with photo packages staring at $21. Tickets are priced at $5 for individuals, and visitors must have pets with them to receive this price.


Classic Magical Forest holiday favorite attractions including Cheyenne’s Enchanted Carousel and The Forest Express Passenger Train will be open and pet friendly for this event. Ride tickets must be purchased separately from admission, but are free for pets.


WHEN:           Sunday, Dec. 11

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.  


WHERE:         Magical Forest at Opportunity Village

6300 W. Oakey Blvd.

                        Las Vegas, NV 89146


Please visit the events page at for additional information.




Founded in 1954, Opportunity Village is a Las Vegas-based, not-for-profit organization that serves people with intellectual disabilities to improve the quality of their lives and the lives of their families. Opportunity Village is Nevada’s largest employer of people with disabilities serving more than 3,000 individuals annually through vocational training, employment, habilitation and social recreation programs and services. Primarily a self-funded organization, Opportunity Village generates the majority of its funding through the employment of contracts and fundraising efforts such as the Magical Forest and Great Santa Run. For more information, visit  


Marty Wood

Opportunity Village
T: 702.234.5322


Tamara Rocha/Allie Edwards

R&R Partners