Santa Claus Around the NJ Area

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! Where’s Santa? Have you seen a jolly gentleman dressed in red with a white beard and carrying presents? Is he at the mall, a farm, zoo, theme park, or Winterfest? Where oh where can he be? Do not despair, Santa’s reindeers are equipped with nature’s own GPS system so Santa always know where to go. Please confirm dates and times as they are subject to Santa’s hectic schedule.

Christmas Light Show And Christmas Village At Skylands Stadium

94 Championship Place, Augusta, NJ, 973-383-7644
Through December 30, 2018
Christmas Village with winter wonderland activities and photo-op with Santa. Christmas Light Show with 2 million lights on a mile long drive through course.

Santa At The Following Simon Malls:

Morning Pajama Party with Santa, December 1, 2018
Photo-op with Santa through December 24, 2018

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

Breakfast With Santa At Sahara Sam’s

535 North Route 73, West Berlin, NJ, 856-767-7580
December 1 to December 23, 2018, every Sat & Sun, 9AM-10AM
Santa Claus will make his way from the North Pole down to Sahara Sams. Enjoy a tasty breakfast buffet and snap photos with Santa. He will put on a Santa Swimsuit & join the kids in the waterpark till 1pm.

Meet Santa at iPlay America

110 Schanck Road, Freehold, NJ, 732.577.8200
Weekends through December 23, 2018
Enjoy games, fun rides, laser tag, go-karts, and thrills at iPlay. Take photos and meet Santa at iPlay every weekend through December.

Santa At Abma’s Farm

700 Lawlins Rd, Wyckoff, NJ, 201-891-0278
December 1 & 8, 2018, 11AM-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.

Breakfast With Santa On The Battleship New Jersey

100 Clinton St, Camden, NJ, 866-877-6262 x108
December 8, 2018, 9AM-11AM
Meet Santa, take photos, and enjoy a hot breakfast aboard the awesome Battleship New Jersey.

Christmas Party At Kids Empire

265 Route 46 West, Suite 105, Totowa, NJ, 973-339-5966
December 9, 2018, 10AM-12PM
Meet Santa and make ornament crafts.

Skate With Santa At Woodbridge Community Center

600 Main St, Woodbridge, NJ, 732-596-4170
December 15, 2018
Skate and take pictures with Santa at the Woodbridge Community Center. Hot chocolate provided with every admission.

Breakfast With Santa At Liberty Hall Museum

1003 Morris Ave, Union, NJ, 908-527-0400
December 16, 2018 9AM-11AM
Get ready for some Christmas Cheer at Liberty Hall Museum. Take a photo with Santa in his sleigh. Reserve your hot breakfast buffet now.

Christmas Fantasy With Lights At Storybook Land

6415 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, NJ, 609-646-0103
Through December 30, 2018 (Closed 12/24, 12/25)
Santa appears in his chimney at 5pm, waves his magic wand and lights Storybook Land with over one million lights.

Asbury Park Holiday Bazaar

Asbury Park Convention Hall, 1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury, NJ
Through December 23, 2018, Sat & Sun
The Holiday Bazaar will feature shopping from handcraft and vintage vendors, photos with Santa on Sundays, 30 foot Christmas tree, live music, kids art classes, food, holiday workshops and so much more!

Big Santa At Garden State Plaza

One Garden State Plaza, Paramus, NJ, 201-843-2121
Through December 2018
Coming back to Bergen County is Big Santa, a 45 feet tall replica giant Santa Claus. He’ll be illuminated and hanging on top of a chimney in the parking lot adjacent to Nordstrom.

Christmas Festival at the Morristown Green

North Park Place, Downtown Morristown, NJ, 973-455-1133
Through December 23, 2018
Visit the Morristown Green to meet Santa and take photos, enjoy holiday treats, and ride a miniature Electric Train around the Green. Month long Winter Wonderland experience!

Christmas Underwater At Adventure Aquarium

Camden County
1 Riverside Dr, Camden, NJ, 856-365-3300
Through December 30, 2018
The most wonderful time of the year as Scuba Santa swims back into town to take selfies with kids. Be on the lookout for the World’s tallest and smallest underwater Christmas trees. Guests will be treated to daily live programming and more.

Christmas Village In Philadelphia

LOVE Park, JFK Plaza, 1500 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA
Through December 24, 2018
Take part in Philly’s authentic German Christmas market at LOVE Park with shopping stalls, twinkling lights, festive decorations, and music. Visit Santa and take photos with him in his own house at Christmas Village.

Holiday In The Park At Six Flags

1 Six Flags Blvd, Jackson, NJ, 732-928-2000
Through January 1, 2019
Come meet Santa at Holiday in the Park at Six Flags. Millions of glittering lights, dazzling holiday entertainment, delicious treats, Santa’s village and many popular rides are transformed into a winter wonderland.

Macy”s Santaland At Macy’s Herald Square

151 W 34 St, New York, NY, 212-494-7027
November & December 2018
The elves are clearing Santa’s calendar. Santaland is by reservation only. Macy’s wants to make sure that each child has an amazing Santa experience. As you wait in line, you’ll be able to see all of the Santaland village attractions.

Meet & Greet Santa Claus At Turtle Back Zoo

560 Northfield Ave, West Orange, NJ, 973-731-5800
December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 2018, @ Party Gazebo
Meet and greet Santa Claus. Also free admission to view the Holiday Lights Spectacular. Bring non-perishable donation.

Santa’s Flight Academy 2018 At Mall At Short Hills

100 Morris Turnpike, Short Hills, NJ, 973-376-7350
Through December 24, 2018
Visit Short Hills Mall and participate in Santa’s Flight Academy. Each child becomes a member of the flight crew and enjoys a special visit with Santa. Your child can 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’s Workshop At Cape May Zoo

707 U.S. 9, Cape May Court House, Cape May, NJ, 609-465-5271
December 8, 2018 11AM-2PM
Photo-op with Santa and Mrs. Claus, Santa mailbox drop, arts & crafts, treats, much and animals.

Santa At Jenkinson’s Boardwalk

300 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
December 8, 2018,  2-4:30PM
Free photos with Santa at Jenkinson’s South Arcade.

Sea Of Lights At Jenkinson’s Boardwalk Aquarium & Pavilion

300 Ocean Ave, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
December 14,15,21,22,26,27,28, 2018
The Jersey Shore comes alive as indoor holiday lights brighten up Jenkinson’s Aquarium & Pavilion. Winter wonderland with treats, pictures with Santa, games, and more!