Countdown to Santa’s arrival at DEFY

On December 9th, we’ll have a special guest visiting DEFY locations in Ellsworth and Bucksport. We’re counting down the days to his arrival!

Countdown to Breakfast with Santa in Ellsworth


Write Letters to Santa! Get a Photo with Santa! Face Painting, Games, Live Music, baked goodies for sale & lots of Activities to Enjoy!

Moore Community Center
December 9, 2023 8am-10am

$5 per Individual
$20 per Family (up to 6) $3 per Additional Family Member
(Tickets available at the door the day of the event.)

Sponsored by Machias Savings Bank

Learn more about Breakfast with Santa.

Countdown to Photos with Santa in Bucksport


Bring the Family and Get Pictures Taken with Santa!

December 9th, 12:00 – 2:00pm
Jewett School Gym

Mary Rand Photography will be taking photos with Jolly old Saint Nick. Photo order forms will be available the day of the event.

Learn more about Photos with Santa.


Photos with Santa