'Transformers' character to visit Watertown Walmart

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - UPDATE: Hot Rod will visit the Watertown Walmart Thursday morning from 9:00 a.m. through noon.

Meet and greets like these are scheduled for 870 stores nationwide.

Original story:

A lot of excited kids at the 41st Street and Louise Avenue Walmart Wednesday afternoon as they came face to face with Hot Rod, one of the popular Transformers from the recent movie "The Last Knight."

It was part of a partnership between Walmart and Hasbro, the toy company behind Transformers.

Hot Rod will also be at the Walmart on Arrowhead Parkway from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday.