Phipps PlazaThe Phipps Plaza Santa has been hailed as one of Atlanta’s favorite Santa’s. Not just because of how great and authenticate the Santa is, but also the quality of photos that you receive. The Phipps Plaza Santa is so popular that you have to book him in advance and he is normally full by November!
Botanical Saint Nick at Atlanta Botanical GardensOne of my personal favorites is the Botanical Saint Nick at the Atlanta Botanical Gardens. He is the most unique of all the Santa’s in Atlanta. Meet Saint Nick clad in his dark green robe and botanical head wreath. Bring a camera to take your own photos. Free with Garden Admission or Membership Saturdays, Nov. 24, Dec. 1, 8 and 15 You can also have Breakfast with Saint Nick, find out more here.
The Battery Atlanta at Suntrust ParkVisit Santa Located inside the SunTrust OnUp Experience at The Battery Atlanta, this experience is FREE for all guests and includes one free print of your photo. Hours of Operation Open weekends from November 24 thru December 24.
|Friday||November 23 November 30 (Tree Lighting) December 7, 14 December 21||12-7:30 p.m. 4-9:30 p.m. 4-7:30 p.m. 12-7:30 p.m.|
|Saturday||November 24, December 1, 8, 15, 22||12-7:30 p.m.|
|Sunday||November 25, December 2, 9 16 December 23||12-5:30 p.m. 12-7:30 p.m.|
|Thursday||November 29, December 6, 13, 20||4-7:30 p.m.|
|Monday||December 24||10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.|
|Sensory Santa (appointment needed)||December 2, 9, 16||10 a.m.-12 p.m.|
|Santa Paws||December 16||5:30-7:30 p.m.|
Scuba Claus at the Georgia AquariumOk, maybe I was wrong about the most unique Santa in Atlanta. Maybe Scuba Claus takes that prize. You can also The holidays wouldn’t be complete without a visit from our very own underwater Santa, SCUBA Claus! Come face-to-face with Santa as he dons his specially-designed Santa wetsuit and plunges into the world’s largest aquatic habitat, Ocean Voyager Built by The Home Depot. He’ll talk live to guests on the dry side in the Ocean Voyager Theater. When: Thursday – Sunday during the 12 p.m. and 12:30 p.m. dive shows Where: Ocean Voyager Theater You can also see Santa in the Atrium. Time for a visit and a photograph with Georgia Aquarium’s own seaside St. Nick! Santa is available for kids of all ages during scheduled dates and times in our Atrium and is waiting to hear what all of Georgia Aquarium’s guests hope for this holiday. Dates & Times: November 1712 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. November 1810 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. November 23-2410 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. November 2511 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. November 3011 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 110 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 211 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 711 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 810 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 911 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 14-1611 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. December 17-2410 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Marietta SquareSanta will once again spread magic and merriment to the Marietta Square from December 1st-24th. Amidst a wonderland of holiday festivity, tucked away in his own cozy house, children of all ages will have a chance to visit the Jolly Old Elf. Guests may choose a special personalized Visit with Santa, or a tryst with Classic Santa to maintain a Marietta tradition of nearly 20 years. A special day for pets to visit Santa Paws is available on Thursday, December 7th. Pre-paid photo packages and pre-booking are available online, no purchase necessary! Book your Santa pictures online now!
Swan Coach House – Lunch with SantaLunch with Santa & Mrs. Claus Sunday, November 25th, Sunday, December 2nd, Sunday, December 9th & Sunday, December 16th, reservation only, call for more detail Santa and Mrs. Claus will be coming to the Swan Coach House for lunch! Enjoy Santa’s favorite foods on the buffet, story time, caroling, and tell Santa your wish list! Professional photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus available. $45 for adults, $25 for children. 404.261.0636 x 1
St. Regis Atlanta – Holiday Tea with SantaA beloved St. Regis tradition, Afternoon Tea presents a festive menu of culinary delights this holiday season. Guests are invited to the elegant Astor Court to take pleasure in the hand-selected teas complemented by delectable holiday treats and live music by critically-acclaimed pianist Joe Alterman. Beginning November 24th, young visitors will be enchanted by the cheerful Tea with Santa, hosted by the man in red himself! Unlike any other holiday experience, families will relish the moment where Santa and Mrs. Claus leisurely join all Holiday Tea times and invite children to share wishes and take photos with them, too!
ALL HOLIDAY TEA RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE BY DIALING 404.563.7797 EXT. 2797
- Adults, $78
- Children 4 – 12 years, $52
- Children 3 and under, Free of charge
SEATING TIMESFirst seating
- 2:00PM – 4:00PM
- 4:30PM – 6:30PM