Santa Claus and petitioner Kaylie Hall, 8, of San Luis Obispo share some merriment Friday at his Mission Plaza requests bureau over her heart-shaped Christmas wish list, the first item on which is a robot hamster. The San Luis Obispo County Band — at 137, the oldest performing arts organization in the county — provided entertainment at the plaza to help get the holiday season off to a festive start.
Tribune photos by Jayson Mellom
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