Pictures with Santa at Local Events
Choose the “Santa” tag from the “age” drop-down menu on our event calendar to see dozens of breakfasts, strolls, etc where Santa will be a special guest. We’re adding more every day!
Pictures with Santa: Ongoing (2017)
Friendly Santa; packages start around $20. Short line weekdays or early in the season, but weekends close to Christmas can be very busy. You can book a time online and cut the line with a reservation, but only if you purchase a larger package ($35).
Festival of Trees & Snow Village at Elm Bank, Wellesley
Nov 24 – Dec 10
Festival Open (weather permitting):
No Santa Wednesdays or Thursdays
The festival itself includes 65 decorated trees to enjoy, wagon rides (limited times), and “enchanting displays with model trains winding through villages and vignettes, including Christmas in the City (Boston of course!), Fenway Park, and hundreds of decorated houses and lights.” Admission is $10 for ages 12+, free for children.
Bass Pro Shops, Patriot Place, Foxboro
Nov 12 – Dec 2: M-F 5p-8p, Sat 10-8, Sun 12-5
Thanksgiving Day (Nov 23): 10-5
Black Friday (Nov 24): 10-8
Dec 3 – Dec 23: M-Sat 10-8, Sun 10-5
Dec 24: 10-5
Free photo and digital e-card (must pick up a “Bass Pass” in store to reserve a time), option to buy Christmas Card Package for $20 ($5 Nov 11-21). Very popular and crowded, so go as early as possible, get a ticket (free) for a return time, and explore their winter wonderland, crafts, and activities, or even go out to dinner while waiting.
Weston Nurseries, Hopkinton
CK Estimate: Dec 2-3 and Dec 9-10
10 AM – Noon and 1 PM – 3 PM
[CK Note: 2017 dates/times TBA]
“Each year our Elves transform our greenhouse into a Winter Wonderland. Explore the magical winter forest, watch the Weston Nurseries Express wind its way along the tracks, and write a letter to the North Pole and post it in our magic mailbox. Bring your own camera, or donate $5 to the Jimmy Fund Walk and we’ll provide you with a 5×7 keepsake photograph of you and Santa. Please keep in mind that Santa is very popular, so we recommend that families arrive early to assure a place in line.”
Dec 2 – Dec 23: M-F 3-5, Sat 10-2
Take your own FREE picture with a very kind, friendly Santa at his house in the commons in downtown Walpole. No wait most weekdays, varied on weekends.
Solomon Pond Mall, Marlborough
Nov 2 – Nov 26: M-Th 11-8, Fri-Sat 10-8, Sun 11-6
Thanksgiving (Nov 23): Closed
Nov 27 – Dec 14: M-Sat 10-8, Sun 11-6
Dec 15-23: M-Sat 9am – 9pm, Sun 10-7
Dec 24: 8-6
*Times may vary, see full schedule here
Schedule an appointment online to save your spot. You will need at $10 non-refundable deposit, which can be used towards the purchase of your photos.