HILLSDALE SHOPPING CENTER

Sixty 31st Avenue
Off Highway 101 at Hillsdale Blvd
San Mateo, CA 94403
Shop Mon - Sat 10am - 9pm; Sun 11am - 7pm
Tel: (650) 345-8222

Special Events

HALLOWEEN "SPOOK"TACULAR
Friday, October 31, 2014

Local children and their families are invited to a thrilling Halloween "Spook"tacular event, here at Hillsdale!

To kick-off festivities, participating stores will hand out treats to costumed children ages 12 and under.
TRICK-OR-TREAT: 5-6pm ONLY, while supplies last.  Look for the stores with the window signs.

Kids will also enjoy Halloween themed special events and crafts from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.





SAN MATEO HARVEST KID'S ZONE CRAFT ACTIVITIES
Sat., Nov. 1st -- 12noon -2pm

Kids! Get a sneak peek at the fun KIDZONE activities to take place at the San Mateo Harvest Festival at the San Mateo Event Center. Stop by NORDSTROM COURT to join in hands-on crafting.  Parents can pick up discount coupons and register to win a FREE family-pack of tickets to the Festival to take place November 14-16. Hillsdale event is free. Appropriate for kids of all ages. 

The San Mateo Harvest Festival Original Art and Craft Show is one of the largest indoor shows on the West Coast.
It gathers thousands of handmade arts and crafts, features high-energy performers, KidZone, delicious foods and much more.  For tickets to the Festival call 800-346-1212 or visit www.harvestfestival.com

TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY
Friday, November 21, 2014 - 5:30 PM

WONDROUS SIGHTS AND RADIANT LIGHTS!  Help us light the 32' tree and welcome Santa's Arrival starting at 5:30 pm.  Lively performances by Masterworks Chorale and Victorian characters from the Great Dicken's Fair. Crafts and jingle bells for the kids.  Special photo package offer available from  6:15 pm -9:00 pm only.  Macy's Center Court

 


CAMP FAIRE EXPO
Sunday, March 1, 2015

Hillsdale Shopping Center and Parenting on the Peninsula Magazine welcome back the Summer Activities Camp Expo held from 12-4pm. More information to be posted at a later date. For information on sponsorship opportunities and vendor participation, please call 650.345.8222 or email dana.jennings@hillsdale.com for registration information.

Download invitation letter, registration & sponsorship opportunities 
Download Summer Activities Expo postcard

BREAKFAST WITH SANTA
Sat. Dec. 6th @ 8am and Sun. Dec. 7th @ 9am

Breakfast with Santa, a favorite of so many families is back at Hillsdale. With two dates to choose from, kids can enjoy morning time, kid-friendly pizzas and fresh fruit served up by California Pizza Kitchen. 

 

Children will be entertained by a balloon twister, creating mind-blowing figures kids can keep and be amazed by a mesmerizing magician while they eat.  Santa will make a special appearance to lead his young guests through the Center to the Santa set for visits and photos.  Plus, kids can enjoy building a miniature foam 3-D Santa Toy Shop craft and receive our token holiday gift too!

 

Tickets are just $9.99 per person - to be purchased  in advance only. Children must be accompanied by a paying adult. 

 

To order  tickets online visit www.brownpapertickets.com/event/866240 or call 1-800-838-3006, or visit Hillsdale’s Customer Service Center. 

 

TICKET SALES BEGIN MONDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2014.

CHILDREN WITH SENSORY SENSITIVITIES AND SPECIAL NEEDS VISITS WITH SANTA
Sun., Nov. 30th - 8am to 10am AND Mon., Dec. 1st - 5pm to 7pm

In cooperation with Bay Area Autism Speaks, Hillsdale will provide the joy of experiencing Santa in a sensory-friendly setting for children with Autism and other special needs.  On select dates and times the lights, camera and action will be dialed down.  Parents can schedule an appointment to visit with Santa in a more relaxed environment, free from crowds, long lines and the distractions from holiday shoppers by calling Hillsdale's Customer Service Center at 650-571-1029.  Reservations are required.  For the Sun. November 30th date - reservations close on Sat. Nov. 29th at 3pm. For the Mon. December 1st date - reservations close on Mon. Dec. 1st at 3pm. 

Sorry, visits in a calmer setting cannot be guaranteed without an advance reservation.

MACY'S WINTER GALA & FASHION SHOW
November 7th and November 8th, 11am - 6pm

Macy's will be holding their annual Winter Gala and Fashion Show on Friday, November 7th and Saturday November 8th from 11am - 6pm in Macy's Center Court. Book a makeover and let our professional beauty advisors revamp your look. Also receive bonus offers with qualified purchases!

 

Fashion Shows will be held on Friday, November 7th at 2:20pm and Saturday, November 8th at 1:20pm & 3:20pm.

 

Book your appointment today at (650) 341-3333 ex. 2323

 
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