Santa Arrives by Charles Riverboat at CambridgeSide

Free Santa photos for all CambridgeSide visitors through Christmas Eve

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (November 2018) - Santa makes his magical debut at CambridgeSide arriving via Charles Riverboat on Friday, November 23rd at 10 a.m. at Canal Park outside the Food Court.

The first 50 shoppers at Santa’s arrival will receive a special gift from Santa, everything from a $5 to a $100 gift card or tickets to Dr. Seuss How The Grinch Stole Christmas The Musical at Boch Center Wang Theatre. While supplies last. First come, first served.

All CambridgeSide visitors will be delighted by a special gift of FREE Santa Photo November 23 through December 24, 2018, sponsored by Boch Center.

“We are excited to welcome Santa to CambridgeSide as he journeys down the Charles River and arrives to greet families,” explains CambridgeSide’s Senior Marketing Director, Melissa LaVita. “Together with Boch Center, we are thrilled to offer all visitors the gift of FREE Santa Photo throughout this holiday season.”

FREE Santa Photo

November 23 – December 24, 2018
Every visitor at CambridgeSide will receive two FREE 4” x 6” Santa photo prints, and a high resolution digital download of a single image. Additional photos and Christmas merchandise will be available for purchase. One giveaway per family, per Christmas season. Some restrictions may apply. Valid November 23 through December 24, 2018. Visit for details.


The reimagined CambridgeSide is a place to shop, dine, indulge and relax. CambridgeSide features one great waterfront location with over 100 shops and restaurants in Cambridge, MA, just steps from downtown Boston. CambridgeSide’s mix of retailers includes Apple, H&M, Superdry, A|X Armani Exchange, Sephora, Macy’s, Express, Best Buy, T.J. Maxx and more. The diverse mix of restaurants boasts Massachusetts’ first World of Beer, The Cheesecake Factory and P.F. Chang’s, among others. CambridgeSide has been named as #1 in Boston’s Best Malls and Shopping Centers, USA Today 10 Best. CambridgeSide is handicapped and MBTA accessible (Green Line T to Lechmere Station or Red Line T to Kendall Square to the free CambridgeSide Shuttle Bus), and offers attached, covered parking. Regular hours are Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. with extended shopping hours during the holiday season. For directions and information, call 617-621-8666 or visit CambridgeSide is a New England Development shopping destination.