Northern Arizona University is kicking off the 12th annual Mountain Campus Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair to benefit the United Way of Northern Arizona.

The fair will feature more than 70 local and regional vendors offering hand-crafted items from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, at the du Bois Center.

Live music will be provided throughout the event, and a special visit by Santa Claus is planned between noon and 2 p.m. Saturday.

Admission is $2 for adults, $1 for students and free for children under 12. For information, contact Cindy Grider at (928) 523-1186.