Looking for Santa? Other than the traditional Santa at the Mall, he can be found in many places throughout the Jersey area. You can have breakfast with Santa, look for Santa on a farm, or better yet, see if you can spot him in an aquarium tank!
700 Lawlinks Rd, Wyckoff, NJ, 201-891-0278
Nov 25, Dec 2, 9 and 16, 2017
Get your lists ready! Continuing their Christmas tradition, Santa is spending time at the farm before heading back to the North Pole. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus and don’t forget to take the perfect picture.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT HACKENSACKUMC FITNESS AND WELLNESS
87 Route 17 North, Maywood, NJ, 844-775-5437
Dec 9, 2017, 9-11AM
Support Tackle Kids Cancer. Make a donation. Get photo with Santa and a New York Giants Legend. Enjoy a delicious breakfast and full day family pass to fitness center.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT iPLAY AMERICA
110 Schanck Road, Freehold NJ, 732-577-8200
3rd Annual Breakfast with Santa. Enjoy a hot breakfast buffet. Santa will walk around and visit with guests at their tables and Miss Sheri will be performing live!
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT SAHARA SAM’S
535 North Route 73, West Berlin, NJ, 856-767-7580
Dec 2 to Dec 23, 2017, every Saturday
Get in the holiday spirit at this one-of-a-kind event. Santa Claus is making his way from the North Pole down to West Berlin. Enjoy a breakfast buffet and the opportunity to snap photos with Santa. Santa will also join the kids in the waterpark.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA AT CAMDEN CHILDREN’S GARDEN
Riverside Dr, Camden, NJ, 856-365-8733
Dec 9 to Dec 23, 2017, every Saturday
Breakfast with Santa at the Garden includes breakfast and children's tickets include a complimentary ride on the Carousel or Train and a Holiday craft. Reservations required.
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA ON THE BATTLESHIP NJ
62 Battleship Pl, Camden, NJ, 856-966-1652
Dec 9, 2017
Come enjoy breakfast with Santa aboard the Battleship New Jersey. Have a hot breakfast served at the chowline, tour the ship, win some prizes and meet Santa.
COUNTRY CHRISTMAS AT ALSTEDE FARMS
1 Alstede Farms Lane, Chester, NJ, 908-879-1789
Nov 24 to Dec 24. 2017, Weekends
Santa will be touching down here at Alstede Farms just in time for the perfect family portrait. He'll be checking his list while you happily check off your Christmas card photo opportunity from your list. Stop by his Country Christmas Corner to say hello and treat yourself to some warm cider or a seasonal ice cream while on the farm.
HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS IN RED BANK
Downtonw Red Bank, NJ, 732-842-4244
Nov 25 to Dec 23, 2017, every Saturday
Traditional Carolers, choirs, brass bands, handbells, rock, folk and jazz musicians bring their individual flavor of holiday tunes to the sidewalks of Red Bank. Performers will be stationed at various locations throughout the Red Bank business district. Visit the Galleria at 2 Bridge Avenue each weekend and visit with Santa Claus to have your picture taken. Take a FREE classic horse and wagon ride through the Red Bank Business District and enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season.
PICTURES AND PIZZA WITH SANTA AND SURPRISE GUEST AT ISC MOUNT LAUREL
1 Hovtech Blvd, Mount Laurel, NJ, 856.273.2828
Dec 8, 2017, 5:30-8PM.
Bring your camera and get a picture with Santa. Admission includes all you can eat pizza, roller skating, funzone and inflatables.
SANTA COOKIES AND MILK BOUNCE AT BOUNCE U
70 Eisenhower Dr, Paramus, NJ, 201-848-5880
Dec 13 to 14, 2017
A special holiday bounce includes one hour in the two giant bounce stadiums, followed by 45 minutes in the party room where kids will enjoy a snack of chocolate chip cookies and milk. Santa will visit, so don’t forget to bring your camera. Parents are free and reservations are required.
SANTA’S FLIGHT ACADEMY AT SHORT HILLS MALL
100 Morris Turnpike, Short Hills, NJ, 973-376-7350
Nov 9 to Dec 24, 2017
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. They also receive a personalized Cadet Badge, tries on a virtual flight suit, learns how to operate the sleigh and dances under magical lights and snowfall.
SANTA IN THE PARK AT MEMORIAL PARK IN VAN NESTE SQUARE
E Ridgewood Ave, Ridgewood, NJ, 201-445-2600
Dec 9 to Dec 23, 2017, Saturdays
Come and visit Santa every Saturday in his little house in the park.
SCUBA SANTA AT ADVENTURE AQUARIUM
1 Riverside Dr, Camden, NJ, 856-365-3300
Dec 2 to Dec 30, 2017
The most wonderful time of the year will return to Adventure Aquarium when Scuba Santa swims back into town this December. Guests will be treated to daily live programming and more. Also featured are live shows, meet and greets, lights, snow and Christmas trees.
WINTER WONDERLAND AT CONGRESS HALL
200 Congress Pl, Cape May, NJ
Nov 25 to Dec 17, 2017, Weekends
Santa is coming to Congress Hall’s Grand Ball Room. Every Saturday and Sunday during Winter Wonderland, enjoy a delicious breakfast and visit with Santa. Kids will get the chance to tell Santa all of their Christmas wishes, while parents snap a picture.