Tell Santa what you want for Christmas 2019

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Where can the kids go and meet Santa Claus to give him a Christmas list? Quick, we need help to find a jolly man with a white beard, dressed in red, with a black belt, and carrying a sack of presents. Is he at one of the area malls, zoos, aquariums, theme parks, or winterfests? Don't worry, Santa with his trusty reindeers and elves always know where to go. Please confirm dates and times as they are subject to Santa’s busy schedule.

Breakfast with Santa At Sahara Sam’s

Saturday & Sunday, December 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 2019; 9AM-10AM
Santa Claus will make his way from the North Pole down to Sahara Sams. As a ticketed add-on event, you can have Breakfast with Santa, enjoy a breakfast buffet and take photos with Santa. He will put on a Santa Swimsuit & join the kids in the waterpark till 1pm. 535 North Route 73, West Berlin, NJ, 856.767.7580

Breakfast with Santa at iPlay America

Sunday, December 8, 2019, 9:30AM-1PM
Fun for the whole family, have breakfast with Santa at iPlay. As you enjoy a hot delicious breakfast buffet, Santa will walk around and greet guests at their tables and Miss Sheri will be performing live! 110 Schanck Rd, Freehold, NJ, 732.577.8200

Breakfast with Santa at Crayola Experience

Enjoy a yummy breakfast with Santa Claus at Crayola Experience, December 14, 15, 21 or 22, 2019 from 8am - 10am! Meet and greet with Santa, take fun photos* , and enjoy early access to the Crayola Experience attraction! Breakfast buffet includes Waffles, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Pastries/Bagels, Fruit, Yogurt, Juice and Milk. Ticket price includes admission to private Breakfast with Santa event, breakfast buffet, Meet & Greet with Santa, Early Access to the attraction, and a photo with Santa. Purchase tickets here.

Breakfast with Santa on the Battleship New Jersey

Saturday, December 14, 2019, 9AM-11AM
Meet Santa, take photos, and enjoy a hot breakfast served from the Chowline. Take a tour of the mighty Battleship New Jersey. 62 Battleship Place, Camden, NJ, 866.877.6262

Christmas Fantasy with Lights At Storybook Land

Through December 30, 2019 (Closed Dec 24 & 25)
Experience the holiday magic! Santa Claus appears at 5pm in his chimney, waves his magic wand, and lights the park with over one million lights! All rides & attractions are open. 6415 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 609.646.0103

Santa at the following Simon Malls (

Photo-op with Santa: now through December 24, 2019
Livingston Mall, 112 Eisenhower Pkwy, Livingston, NJ
Menlo Park Mall, 55 Parsonage Rd, Edison, NJ
Quaker Bridge Mall, 3320 US Highway 1, Lawrenceville, NJ
Rockaway Townsquare, 301 Mount Hope Ave, Rockaway, NJ
The Shops at Riverside, One Riverside Square, Hackensack, NJ

Caring Santa featuring a private Photo experience for children with special needs and their families:
Livingston Mall: Sunday December 1, 2019
Menlo Park Mall: Sunday December 1, 2019 and Sunday December 8, 2019
Quaker Bridge Mall: Sunday December 1, 2019
Rockaway Townsquare: Sunday December 1, 2019 and Sunday December 8, 2019

Santa's Pajama Party:
Menlo Park Mall: Sat December 7, 2019; 9AM-10:30AM

Santa At Abma’s Farm

Sat, December 7th & 14th, 2019, 12:30PM-3PM
FREE. Continuing their Christmas tradition, Santa is spending time at Abmas's Farm before heading back to the North Pole. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus and get in some photo-ops. 700 Lawlins Rd, Wyckoff, NJ, 201.891.0278

Story Time with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Abma's Farm

Sat, December 7th & 14th, 2019 at 9AM, 10AM or 11AM
New this Christmas at Abma's. Sit with Santa and Mrs. Claus for a fun and festive story time. Enjoy hot cocoa and donuts. Take a picture with Santa. $ Ticket event. 700 Lawlins Rd, Wyckoff, NJ, 201.891.0278

Asbury Park Bazaar Holiday 2019

Saturday & Sunday Through December 22, 2019
The Holiday Bazaar features shopping from handcraft and vintage vendors, photos with Santa on Sundays, 30 foot Christmas tree, live music, kids art classes, food, holiday craft workshops and more! Asbury Park Convention Hall, Asbury NJ

Big Santa at Garden State Plaza

Through December 2019
FREE. Bergen County's Big Santa is back in Paramus NJ. 45 feet tall replica giant Santa Claus. He’ll be illuminated and hanging on top of a chimney. Parking lot near Design Within Reach.

Christmas Festival at the Morristown Green

Through December 22, 2019
Family entertainment: meet Santa and take photos, enjoy holiday crafts, and ride a miniature Electric Train around the Green. Hands-on kids activities include gingerbread house and ornament making. North Park Place, Downtown Morristown NJ.

Christmas Light Show and Village At Skylands Stadium

Through December 30, 2019
Christmas Village at Skylands Stadium with winter wonderland activities and photo-op with Santa. See 2 million lights on a mile long drive through course. 94 Championship Place, Augusta, NJ, 973.383.7644

Christmas Underwater at Adventure Aquarium

Through December 30, 2019
Scuba Santa swims back into town to take underwater selfies with kids of all ages. Be on the lookout for the world’s tallest and smallest underwater Christmas trees. Daily live programming and more! 1 Riverside Dr, Camden,NJ.

Milk and Cookies with Santa at Adventure Aquarium

December 8th, 14th, 21st, 2019, 8AM-9:30AM
Enjoy Milk & Cookies with Santa during Christmas Underwater. Add-on ticketed event.

Christmas Village In Philadelphia

Through December 24, 2019
Take part in Philly’s authentic German Christmas market at LOVE Park with shopping stalls, twinkling lights, festive decorations, European food, and music. Visit Santa and take photos with him in his own house at Christmas Village.

Holiday In The Park At Six Flags

Through January 1, 2020
Come meet Santa and Mrs. Claus at Holiday in the Park at Six Flags in Jackson NJ. A winter wonderland with millions of glittering lights, icy world of Frost show, holiday tunes, holiday treats, and Santa’s village. Go on thrill rides and top-of-the-line coasters.

Macy's Santaland

Through December 24, 2019
Macy's elves are getting ready for Christmas. Macy’s wants to make sure that each child has an amazing Santa experience so Santaland is by reservation only. As you wait in line, you’ll be able to see all of the Santaland village attractions. Macy's Herald Square on the 8th Floor, 151 W 34 St, New York, NY

Meet & Greet Santa Claus At Turtle Back Zoo

Weekends, December 1, 6-8, 13-15, 20-23, 2019
Meet and greet Santa Claus. FREE admission to view the Holiday Lights Spectacular. Bring non-perishable donations, new toys, or gently used coats.

Santa’s Flight Academy at the Mall At Short Hills

Through December 24, 2019
Take your child for a magical experience at Santa’s Flight Academy in Short Hills NJ. Each child becomes a member of the flight crew and enjoys a special visit with Santa. Your child will receive a personalized Cadet Badge, try on a virtual flight suit, learn how to operate the sleigh, and dance under magical lights and snowfall.

Santa at Sea Of Lights - Jenkinson’s Boardwalk Aquarium & Pavilion

December 13-28, 2019, 6PM-9PM
Jenkinson's becomes a winter wonderland with treats, crafts, pictures with Santa & friends, games & more! This part of the Jersey shore comes alive with spectacular holiday lights. 300 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ