Santa Sightings

There’s nothing more magical at Christmas than taking your kids to meet Santa. Here’s our round-up of some of the most wonderful places to see Santa in Alpharetta, Georgia. Make this holiday season memorable with festive can’t miss events. Spend the most wonderful time of the year in Alpharetta by planning a relaxing Alpharetta holiday retreat to get you and your crew in the joyous spirit.

Santa at Avalon
November 21 – December 24
Times Vary, appointment needed
900 3rd St.
Celebrate this holiday season with Santa photos at Avalon! Reservations encouraged.

Storytime with Santa at Avalon
Mondays, November 21– December 24
900 3rd St.
Visit Avalon for Storytime with Santa! Settle into Santa’s backyard (the open green space behind his cottage) for holiday stories read by the jolly man himself each Monday of the holiday season. Be sure to bundle up if it’s chilly as storytime will take place outdoors! Ticket admission required.

Pet Portraits with Santa at Avalon
Tuesdays, November 21 – December 24
4:00PM -7:00PM
900 3rd St.
Bring your four-legged friends by for a visit with Santa! Pet Portraits are walk-up only.

Santa’s Workshop at North Point Mall
November 18 – December 24, 2022
1000 North Point Cir.
Meet Santa at his workshop inside North Point. Reservations strongly encouraged.

Jolly Jingle Jam
December 2, 2022
10:00AM – 12:00PM
Preston Ridge Community Center
3655 Preston Ridge Road Ste 100
Get in the holiday spirit with your little one as you make amazing holiday crafts, play games, enjoy light refreshments, and take a photo with Santa. This event is for parent and child. Admission required.

FREE Photos with Santa at the Heartfelt Holiday Market
December 3, 2022
11:00AM – 1:00PM
Preston Ridge Community Center
3655 Preston Ridge Road Ste 100
Let the holiday season begin with a craft fair, family fun, and Santa! The Market will offer one-of-a-kind items handmade by local artists including jewelry, home décor, pottery and other mixed-media works, and sweet treats. Santa will be there for free pictures from 11am-1pm.

FREE Photos with Santa
December 10, 2022
10:00AM – 12:00PM
Alpharetta Community Center
175 Roswell St.
The Alpharetta Convention and Visitors Bureau is hosting a “Free Pictures With Santa” event.
Families are encouraged to stop by for a complimentary individual or family photo with Santa Claus. A photo will be printed onsite and emailed instantly to each person, so it can be shared with family and friends. Attendees are advised to not wear green clothing as the photographer will be using a “green screen” and green clothing will interfere with the photo quality.

Santa is Coming to Town at Fairway Social
Tuesday, December 20
12PM-2:30PM, 3PM-5:30PM and 6PM-8:30PM
Fairway Social
240 S Main St
More information
Book your experience with Santa now! Each session will include Christmas Arts & Crafts, Hot Cocoa, Milk & Cookies, Storytime and Private Time with Santa.

Tuck Ins with Santa
Add some extra holiday magic to your hotel stay in Alpharetta this season with a special visit from the man of the hour at certain hotels.