Are you hoping to snap a photo with Santa before he returns to the North Pole? Here’s your chance! 10TV has the list of shops and towns in the area where Santa Claus will be a guest.
COLUMBUS, Ohio — He makes his list, he double-checks it, and on his own time? He stops by a few locations in central Ohio to say hello.
Visit one of these places to have your child take their picture with Santa this holiday season. On the way you might meet Mrs. Claus and some helper elves.
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Find Santa Claus in the following locations:
*More events will be added as they are announced.
Easton town center
Near Easton Town Square | Nov 19 – Dec 24
Scheduled Santa Claus visits to Easton Town Center are available, you can book an appointment here.
Polaris Fashion Place
Santaville, near JCPenny in Center Court | Nov 11 – Dec 24
Book your photos here. Sensory friendly hours are available.
Courtyard | Nov 18
Santa arrives at 6:15 p.m. for the “Deck the Halls” event at the Tanger Outlet and the sixth annual tree lighting.
The shopping center at Tuttle Crossing
Lower Level Macy’s Court | Nov 17 – Dec 24
Tuttle Mall offers photos with Santa on Sundays from 12pm to 6pm and Monday to Saturday from 11am to 7pm. *A photo purchase is required at this location.
Other shops and attractions
Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s
Nov 6 – Dec 24
Reservations for free photos are recommended and can be made here.
1156 Oakland Park Ave, Columbus | 26 Nov – 1 Jan
Santa Claus comes to the garden center on Saturdays and Sundays from 12pm to 3:30pm
Polar Frontier, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium | Nov 18 – Jan 2
If you go to the zoo this winter season, you will see millions of lights, several parades, animals (including reindeer) and Santa Claus. The Wildlights start at 5 p.m. until the end. In addition to Wildlights, the Zoo will also offer a sensory-friendly Santa experience with reduced visual simulation and reduced noise. Reservations are required.
Main Street Delaware Welcome Center | From December 9th
Walk-in visits with Santa will take place on Friday, December 9th and 16th from 5pm to 6pm or on Saturday, December 3rd, 10th and 17th from 12pm to 1pm
Historic Dublin | December 17th
Visit Santa and Mrs Claus from 3pm to 5pm during Dublin’s ‘Holly Days’ in historic Dublin
Grandview Avenue | 6 Dec
Visits to Santa Claus take place from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. during Grandview Heights’ annual tree lighting ceremony, dubbed the “Holiday in the Heights.”
Partner Park | Dec 1 – Dec 24
Visits are possible almost every Thursday and Saturday until Christmas Day.
Marketplace | Nov 20
From 2:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Santa Claus will be available for photos in front of the tree lights.
Tremont Center Courtyard | 13th December
Stop by the Tremont Center courtyard from 6pm to 8pm for Christmas carols, free cookies, free horse-drawn carriage rides, free hot cocoa and pictures with Santa.
Uptown Westerville | 10th of December
Santa and Mrs. Claus will be stopping at several Uptown stores from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Find them and take a picture with your kid!
Downtown Worthington | Nov 27
Old Worthington hosts its annual Holiday Open House from 12pm to 5pm. Bring the family to enjoy the Christmas celebration, which includes horse-drawn carriage rides, live music, and a photo op with Santa.