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Pictures with Santa 2020

Are you looking for Pictures with Santa? Many of the places are offering Contactless experiences this year. Also, check out all of the other Christmas Events and Light shows we have this year!

If there is a * next to the location, they are having the contactless experience.

What to Expect During Your Visit with Santa

  • Masks are required to be worn by Santa, the team and guests ages 2 and above or by local mandate
  • Hand sanitizer available upon entering and exiting
  • Social distancing between Santa and guests at all times
  • Deep cleaning of the set for the health and well-being of guests

Schedule Your Spot to Meet the Big Guy

Reservations are recommended to help ensure social distancing and it’s easy:

  1. Make your reservation now
  2. Show up at your reserved time, and be sure to follow posted signage to ensure proper social distancing
  3. Share your wishlist with Santa and his helpers
  4. Make a lasting memory and get your photo taken with Santa

Arrowhead (Glendale)

Arrowhead Towne Center

*See The Contactless Experience information*

  • November 20-22
  • Friday-Sat 12pm-8pm
  • Sunday 11am-7pm
  • November 23-26 Closed
  • November 27-29 Friday-Sat 11pm-8pm, Sunday 11am-7pm
  • November 30th Closed
  • December 1-6pm Tuesday-Sat 11pm-8pm, Sun 11am-7pm
  • December 7 Closed
  • December 8-23rd Tuesday 11pm-8pm Sun 11am-7pm
  • December 24 9am-5pm

Cabelas (Glendale)

  • Must make free advanced reservations. Temp screenings required
  • Santa arrives Saturday, November 7th at 5pm.
  • Free holiday fun

Buckeye

1st Annual John McMahon Christmas Train-The Church at Sun Valley 26252 W Desert Vista Blvd Buckeye

  • December 3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th from 4-8pm
  • Families will have the opportunity to sign up for an hours worth of Christmas fun!
  • They will first meet with Santa, get their pictures taken with him and do a craft.
  • They will then ride our Christmas train to a Jolly Elf’s home for cookie decorating and listening to the Christmas story.
  • Last, they will get some hot chocolate and go for a hay-bail ride. During their ride they will learn some carols and then stop to sing carols and spread holiday cheer!
  • Please call the Church at ‭(623) 363-2609‬ to get scheduled today!
  • We only have limited slots and they will fill up fast!
  • The printed pictures and crafts will be assembled and delivered within 1-2 weeks of the event.
  • A COVID-19 and photo release form must be filled out before attending the event.Families will be symptom free, understand the liability of being in a public place in close contact with other people, wear masks when 6 feet is not possible, and wash hands upon arrival.
  • Those serving at the event will be symptom free, wear masks at all times, wash hands, and disinfect their stations before and after each family group

Chandler

Chandler Fashion Center Santa

  • November 20-22nd Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm
  • Sunday 11am-6pm
  • November 23-26 Closed
  • November 27-29 Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm
  • Sunday 11am-7pm
  • November 30 Closed
  • December 1-6pm Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-8pm
  • Sunday 11am-7pm
  • December 7 Closed
  • December 8-23rd Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-8pm
  • Sunday 11am-7pm
  • December 24th Christmas Eve 9am-5pm

Noel Night-Merchant Square-1509 N Arizona AVe Chandler

  • Friday December 4th 6pm-8pm
  • Come join us for our annual Noel Night! Guest appearances by Santa and the Grinch! Friday, December 4th from 6p-8p. We will also have live music, kids crafts, food and more.

Gilbert

SanTan Village*

  • December 4th-6th Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 7th closed
  • December 8th-23rd Monday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (BReak 3pm-4pm)
  • Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 24 (Christmas Eve)
  • 9am-5pm (Break 1pm-2pm)

Glendale Arrowhead Lexus

Santa’s Holiday Experience-9238 W Bell Rd Saturday December 5th

  • 12-3pm

Join us in celebrating the holiday season with Santa! We’ll have local shopping, food trucks and activities for the kids. Best of all, Santa will be here!Photo spots are limited and are for children only (no family or adult photos this year, please). There is a fee for Santa photos and they must be paid for in advance as spots are limited. Groups are limited to family members of four, please. Please contact [email protected] to reserve and pay for your children’s spot.This is a FREE OUTDOOR event. Please click Going if you’ll be attending so we can keep a head count for prep purposes


Litchfield Park

  • Friday November 27th 6:15-7pm
  • The Wigwam Front Lawn Join us on our Front Lawn to watch Santa parade in on a classic firetruck to light The Wigwam Christmas Tree. After lighting the tree, Santa will be reading a holiday story for all to enjoy. Hot chocolate, cookies, & adult hot chocolate will be available for purchase.

Breakfast with Santa at the Wigwam

  • Saturdays November 28th-December19th
  • Sundays November 29th-December 20th
  • $25/adult | $12/child (ages 4-12)* Reservations required.
  • Have a merry morning with our served holiday breakfast buffet in Litchfield’s & crafts for the kid’s to enjoy at the table or to take home! Strike a pose for the perfect photo opp. with Santa, appropriately distanced behind a giant decorative picture frame.

Celebrate Christmas with a Delectable Meal at Litchfield’s

Christmas Eve Dining 3-course Prix Fixe Menu | 5-9pm $62/adult | $22/child (ages 4-12)* Christmas Day Dining 3-course Prix Fixe Menu | 3-7pm $62/adult | $22/child (ages 4-12)* Enjoy an array of holiday classics, thoughtfully prepared by Executive Sous Chef Chris Knouse. Call to reserve your seat (866) 976 – 6894 *Children 3 and under are complimentary

Christmas Day Dining in the Wigwam Ballroom

Christmas Day Dining in The Wigwam Ballroom Served Buffet | 12-4pm $54/adult | $22/child (ages 4-12)* Indulge in a delicious menu of traditional holiday favorites. *Children 3 and under are complimentary

Gather around the table with close friends and family to celebrate the holidays The Wigwam way! This year join the iconic Wigwam for one of several incomparable holiday dining experiences, each offering a mix of classic holiday fare, elevated with an exquisite touch of seasonal culinary flair.

Mesa

Bass Pro Shop Mesa*

  • Must make free advanced reservations. Temp screenings required
  • Santa arrives Saturday, November 7th at 5pm.
  • Free holiday fun

Superstition Springs Center Mesa-*

  • December 4th-6th Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 7th (Closed)
  • December 8th -23rd Monday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 24th (9am-5pm (Break 1pm-2pm)

Scottsdale

Scottsdale Fashion Square*

  • November 20-22nd Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-6pm (Break 3pm-3:30pm)
  • November 23rd-26th Closed
  • November 27th-29th Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • November 30th Closed
  • December 1-6th Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm -4pm) Sunday-11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 7th-Closed
  • December 8th-23rd Tuesday-Saturday 12-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 24th 9am-5pm (Break 1pm-2pm)

Prescott

Wildlights-Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary-1403 HEritage Park Road Prescot Arizona

  • Friday And Saturday evening 6pm-9pm starting November 27th-November 28th and running through January 1st and 2nd 20201
  • Santa December 6th 2020 from 1pm-3pm

And later that day, Santa will also be available to meet with children, hear their holiday wishes, and pose for pictures. For more information, please call us at 928.778.4242.

Phoenix

Kierland Commons*

  • December 4th-6th Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 12am-6pm (Break 3pm-3:30pm)
  • December 7 Closed
  • December 8-13 Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 14-20-Tuesday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 21-25 Tuesday-Wed 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Thur 9am-5pm (Break 1pm-2pm)

Santa’s Enchanted Holiday Party-The Teapot-818 N 5th AVe Phoenix

  • Saturday December 12th 9am-2pm
  • Celebrate the season with Santa! Professional photos are optional at specified times during the event for $10 with a quick turn around time. Selfies are welcome as well. Options for cookie decorating, craft activities, boutique shopping and giveaways. Come dressed casual, formal or in your PJs according to your preference. Fun for all ages. Bring canned food if you’d like to donate. Tea, beverages and treats for sale at the venue with seating and play ground on site. Public parking nearby within walking distance or in the adjacent lot. Free general admission to the event but please RSVP.

Biltmore Fashion Park*

  • December 4th-6th Friday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3-4pm) Sunday 12pm-6pm (Break 3-4pm)
  • December 7th Closed
  • December 8th-13th Monday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3pm-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 14-20th Monday-12pm-8pm (Break 3-4pm) Sunday 11am-7pm (Break 3-4pm)
  • December 21-25th (Monday-Wednesday 12pm-8pm (Break 3-4pm) Thursday 9am-5pm (Break 1-2pm) Friday Closed

Paradise Valley Mall*

  • December 1-23rd Monday-Saturday 12pm-8pm (Break 3-4pm)
  • Sundays 11am-7pm (Break 3pm-4pm)
  • December 7th : Closed
  • December 24th 9am-5pm (Break 1pm-2pm)

Prescott

38th Annual Prescott Chamber Christmas Parade-Pictures with Santa-3:30pm-5pm

A Jolly Trolley Santa Adventure-135 S Granite St Prescott

  • Starting Sunday, November 22nd
  • Hop aboard the Prescott Trolley to see the Downtown Prescott Lights AND get a picture with Santa! Hot Chocolate and Cookie included 
  • $20 per person

Tempe

Breakfast with Santa Joe’s Crab Shack

  • Saturday December 12th 8am-11am
  • Join us for Breakfast with Santa at the Shack! Tickets are available NOW!
  • -Delicious Breakfast Buffet
  • -Pictures with Santa
  • -Holiday Activities
  • -Raffles & Prizes
  • -Exclusive Retail Discount

West Valley

Avondale- Winterfest Avondale-11465 W Civic Center Drive

  • Saturday December 5th, 5-8pm
  • Entertainment
  • Winter snow zone
  • activities
  • pictures with Santa
  • Food and Sweet Treats
  • Tree lighting ceremony

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