Fresno State’s seventh annual Photos with Santa and Holiday Boutique will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at the Smittcamp Alumni House (2625 E. Matoian Way). The event is free, public event will include the Toys for Tots and Holiday Pet drives.

The event, hosted by the Fresno State Alumni Association, will feature photo opportunities with Santa Claus and Fresno State’s live mascot, Victor E. Bulldog III (for a limited time). Participants must bring their own camera to capture the special moments.

Activities include children’s crafts, letters to Santa, refreshments and holiday shopping. The house will also be open to self-guided tours.

Toy donations for the annual U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots drive can be made at the Smittcamp Alumni House. The mission of the toy drive is to collect new, unwrapped toys to distribute to less fortunate children throughout the holidays.

Also, pet donations are being collected for the Central Valley Holiday Pet Drive. Collars, leashes, treats, food, blankets, beds, toys and anything else related to a pet’s well-being will be accepted.

Parking is free on weekends.

The Fresno State Alumni Association is a nonprofit organization dedicated to uniting and advancing the interests and traditions of alumni and friends, and providing scholarship opportunities that attract and support highly-motivated students to the University.

For more information, contact Taylor Westerman of the Fresno State Alumni Association, at