The Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue Scenic AZ. Satellite Adoption Center is holding a Christmas with the Donkeys open house for the public on Dec. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (Nevada time).DonkeyRescue_12-3-15-page-001

Joan Dunkle and Fred Clark who run the adoption center said, “This is our opportunity to say a big thank you to the community and all our supporters.”

Santa and his donkey will be there to greet everyone and will be available for pictures.

There will also be refreshments, free hot-dogs and a 50-50 drawing open to all.

Stop in and visit the donkeys. You may even catch some of the donkeys in their Christmas hats while you enjoy the holiday celebration.

Directions to the Open House from Mesquite: go east on Hillside (past Smiths grocery) about 4 miles. Turn right onto Scenic Blvd. Go all the way to the stop sign then turn right on Elbow Canyon Road. Follow the road until you see mile marker 1 on right. Turn left on Mountain Pine. Pavement will end. Take first left, then first right on dirt road. Go straight and donkeys are on left side of road. For more information call 928-347-4506.