The heat is on for the Holidays at West Edmonton Mall. Celebrate the season at one of North America’s Largest Malls – whether it’s to kick off Christmas, ring in the New Year, or find the perfect experience gifts for your loved ones, you’ll find it all right here!

Santa’s Arrival at North Pole PlaceSanta's Arrival Christmas West Edmonton Mall

Saturday, November 26, 2022 | 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Welcome Santa back to West Edmonton Mall on Saturday, November 26, 2022! Santa will be arriving to North Pole Place via the mall’s mini train, with a LIVE band and the WEM mascots in attendance to help herald him in. Enjoy free holiday crafts and train rides, then treat everyone to delicious hot chocolate and cookies from Santa’s Café. A portion of all proceeds from Santa’s Café will go to support the food bank.

Visit for full event details.

Santa PhotosSanta Photos Christmas West Edmonton Mall

November 25 – December 24, 2022

Create special Christmas memories by booking a personal interactive visit with Santa. A professional photographer will be on hand to capture the special moments, and all digital photos will be emailed to you. Plus, all visitors will receive a sweet treat of cotton candy snow from the North Pole, and 2 mini attractions passes to use at mini golf, Marine Life or the Ice Palace!

All Santa photos must be booked ahead of time through the website. Visit to schedule your time slot!

West Edmonton Mall Multi Playpass

Multi-Play Passes make the Perfect Gift!

Imagine receiving the gift of unlimited access to West Edmonton Mall attractions! With a Multi-Play Pass, your loved ones will enjoy exclusive offers and use of these fun West Edmonton Mall attractions: Galaxyland | World Waterpark | Sea Life Caverns | Skating at the Ice Palace | The Ship | Ed’s Bowling | Professor WEM’s Adventure Mini Golf | Dragon’s Tale Glow-in-the-dark Mini Golf | Crystal Labyrinth Mirror Maze

Give the gift of experience with your choice of 2 day, 7 day, 3 month or 1 year Multi-Play Passes, available for individuals or the entire family. Visit for details. Terms and conditions apply.

West Edmonton Mall New Years Eve Beach BallNew Year’s Eve Beach Ball

December 31, 2022 | 6:00 pm – Midnight

Spend New Year’s Eve on the beach without having to shell out big bucks for plane tickets – and enjoy an amazing fireworks show without having to stand in the cold! The World Waterpark at West Edmonton Mall is once again hosting the New Year’s Eve Beach Ball event. Ring in 2023 in this 31 degree tropical paradise at a party filled with food, fun, friends and yes, fireworks! This family-friendly event will feature a live DJ, caricature artists, and special appearances from character favourites like Moana, Ariel and Spider-Man.

Purchase your tickets at Early bird tickets are on sale now starting at $239 per family of four. After November 30, 2022, pricing will increase.

Holidays at West Edmonton Mall:

Santa Photos:
When: November 25, 2022 to December 24, 2022
Where: Located in Phase 1 by the Bay

New Year’s Eve Beach Ball:
When: Saturday, December 31, 2022
Where: World Waterpark, West Edmonton Mall, 8882 – 170 Street, Edmonton

West Edmonton Mall Attractions:
Where: West Edmonton Mall, 8882 – 170 Street, Edmonton