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Thousands attend annual Holiday Expo at Baxter Arena

Posted at 11:01 PM, Nov 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-17 00:01:16-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — It's that time of year when people are shopping for Christmas gifts.

Thousands of shoppers filled Baxter Arena for their holiday expo on Saturday, Nov. 16.

Cakes, wreaths, clocks, lotions, candles - the event had it all. Santa Claus even showed up for his annual Christmas pictures with kids.

Those at the expo say they love seeing people embracing the holiday spirit.

"Very heart warming, you know," Bob Koranda of RK Crafts said. "I'd like to know how many homes we're in, you know! It's really enjoying."

This was the 5th annual expo, as more than 20,000 visitors were expected.