To obtain a North Pole postmark on a letter from Santa, write a letter to your child and sign it from Santa. Place this letter into an envelope addressed to your child with the return address from SANTA, NORTH POLE. Make sure a first-class stamp is affixed to the envelope. Take that envelope and put it into a larger envelope, with appropriate postage, and address the larger envelope to: NORTH POLE HOLIDAY CANCELLATION POSTMASTER 4141 POSTMARK DR ANCHORAGE, ALASKA 99530-9998 The letters from Santa generally have to be received in Anchorage before Dec. 10.

Beyond December 10, they should be sent via Express Mail. For a local letter, after Thanksgiving send your child’s letter to Santa, and include a return address by Dec. 19, to: THE WOODLANDS RECREATION CENTER ATTENTION: SANTA CLAUS 5310 RESEARCH FOREST DRIVE THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS 77381

Information courtesy of The Woodlands KidStuff