SOURCE: Los Angeles World Airports

December 12, 2007 11:00 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: Santa Arrives by Fire Engine at Local Elementary School to Spread Holiday Cheer

VAN NUYS, CA--(Marketwire - December 12, 2007) -

WHAT:      Spreading holiday cheer and bearing gifts for more than 500
           children, Santa will arrive at Gault Street Elementary School in
           Van Nuys in an antique fire truck courtesy of the Los Angeles
           Fire Department Museum. In the spirit of the season, Santa will
           distribute colorful school backpacks to all participating
           students, with a lively ground crew featuring Bugs Bunny and
           Daffy Duck as part of the festivities. Prior to Santa's arrival,
           entertainment will include a live parrot show with an explorer
           theme from Parrot Tales Entertainment. The entire celebration is
           courtesy of Van Nuys Airport's Adopt-A-School program, with
           funding contributed by the San Fernando Valley Chapter of the
           Ninety-Nines, a nonprofit women pilots organization. Excellent
           opportunity for holiday visuals.

WHO:       More than 500 Gault Street Elementary School students,
           kindergarten through fifth grade

           Santa Claus, Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck

           Parrot Trainer Marcus Beatty from Parrot Tales Entertainment

           Van Nuys Airport management and staff

           LAUSD faculty/administration

WHEN:      Thursday, December 13, 9:45 a.m.
           -- 9:50 a.m.      Parrot Show
           -- 10:20 a.m.     Santa's arrival

WHERE:     Gault Street Elementary School playground
           17000 Gault Street, Van Nuys

CONTACT:   Richard French, Van Nuys Airport Public and Community Relations
           (818) 909-3529

Contact Information

  • Richard French
    (818) 909-3529