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Santa will take a break from Christmas Eve preparations to visit children at a Southend Christmas fayre.
Tea and coffee will be served and there will be a raffle and other stalls at the event which begins at 2pm in Dunaverty Hall tomorrow (Saturday).
Santa should be stopping in at around 3pm.