WAYNE, N.J., Nov. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the calendar turns to November and customers ready for the inherent holiday shopping to come, Toys"R"Us® today unveiled plans to bring "awesome" holiday moments to its stores nationwide this season. Beginning this weekend, the company's brick and mortar locations across the country will begin to look - and feel - a lot like Christmas, from professional Santa photo package opportunities to a special event where kids and families can test the season's hottest toys before sending their Wish Lists to the North Pole.
"Toys"R"Us is offering something truly unique and unmatched for customers by delivering the magic of the holidays right in-store," said Richard Barry, Executive Vice President, Global Chief Merchandising Officer, Toys"R"Us, Inc. "Whether it's a Santa Claus sighting, holiday music and merriment or our toy-testing events, customers can expect to find magical moments big and small when they visit our stores." Santa Readies His Sleigh, Heads to 100 Select Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us StoresThis Saturday, November 5, Jolly Old Saint Nick will retreat from the North Pole and take up temporary residency at every kid's favorite toy store - making for an incredible combination of fun and holiday cheer. To help parents check off their own wish lists this season, they can now skip the hours-long line at the nearby mall, meet and take photos with Santa at 100 select Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us stores across the country and complete their holiday shopping all in one stop. As an extra gift to moms and dads, they'll find the photo packages competitively-priced at $29.99 (plus tax) and reservations a cinch at www.toysrus.com/visitsanta.**