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Facebook Plea for Kids to Visit Lonely Chesterfield Mall Santa

"Parents if you want to avoid the long Santa lines go visit this jolly Santa, he looks a little lonely," the post reads.

December 06, 2018 - 2:44 pm
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CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (KMOX) - A photo of Mr. Claus sitting on his gold throne in the middle of an empty Chesterfield Mall - not a child in sight - is circulating on Facebook, along with a plea to visit the lonely Santa.

The picture was taken at 5 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Facebook post.

"Parents if you want to avoid the long Santa lines go visit this jolly Santa, he looks a little lonely," the post reads.

The photo has been shared more than 700 times since it was posted late Wednesday night. Nearly 200 comments accompany it, many people tagging others with suggestions of making the drive to visit the lonely Santa.

There's even a few singing his praises, saying they've been to Chesterfield to see the "best Santa ever."