Where to visit Santa Claus around Orlando area

Santa makes his list, checks it twice

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and Santa Claus’ social calendar is booked.

He’s ready to hear holiday wishes from all the good little boys and girls around Central Florida.

From theme parks to malls, parades and holiday events, you’ll catch the most famous man in red at the following places around the Orlando area:

The Mall at Millenia
Nov. 8 - Dec. 24

The Florida Mall
Nov. 8 - Dec. 24

Bass Pro Shops
Nov. 16 - Dec. 24
International Drive

Light Up UCF
Nov. 22 - Jan. 5
University of Central Florida

Wekiva Island’s Winter Wonderland
Nov. 29 - Jan. 1
Wekiva Island Longwood

Altamonte Mall
Nov. 10 - Dec. 24

Christmas at Gaylord Palms
Nov. 25 - Jan. 5

Lake Eola
Dec. 6-22
Downtown Orlando

Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village
Dec. 6 - Jan. 5
Waterford Lakes Town Center Orlando

Seminole Towne Center
Nov. 15 - Dec. 24

Oviedo Mall
Nov. 15 - Dec. 24

Theme Parks
Disney’s Magic Kingdom, between Town Hall and Fire Department
Disney’s Epcot, The American Adventure pavilion in World Showcase
Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Once Upon a Time at Sunset Boulevard
Disney Springs, Christmas Tree Trail
Universal Orlando, select nights at each resort
SeaWorld Orlando, at Wild Arctic
Legoland Florida

Of course, you should always call before visiting to make sure Santa is running on schedule.

If you have a favorite local spot to visit Santa that is not on our list, email me at sshanks@wkmg.com to possibly have it added.

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