LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) – It’s the most wonderful time of the year and Santa Paws is coming to town!

For the fifth year in a row, Friends of the Animal Village is hosting the Santa Paws Holiday Party on Saturday, December 9 from 7 p.m. until 10 p.m.

The event will have food, an open bar featuring beer and wine from Lagunitas Brewing Co. and Grumpy’s Too, a silent auction packed with one-of-a-kind items from local artists and businesses, 2017 Best Friend Award Presentation, live entertainment, pictures with Santa and door prizes!

All proceeds from the event will go towards helping take care of and finding loving homes for all the cats and dogs at the Little Rock Animal Village.

Tickets are $40 prior to December 9, $50 the day of the event and they even include free microchipping and are tax deductible!

The event will take place at Trapnall Hall located at 423 E. Capitol Avenue in Little Rock. The dress code is relaxed cocktail.

Friends of the Animal Village would like to thank their sponsors that include Finnegan Health Services, Shackleford Road Veterinary Clinic, Better Business Bureau of Arkansas, Parker Auto Group, Westrock Animal Hospital, Grumpy's Too and Lagunitas Brewing.