His North Pole duties keep him hopping, but Santa still finds plenty of time to visit his young friends in these parts every November and December. Wondering where to see Santa in Edmonton? Look no further than this Family Fun Edmonton Ultimate Guide!

Santa’s Wonderland at Cabela’s

November 12 to December 24, 2022 | Back by popular demand, it’s Santa at Cabela’s. Your family can safely share in the wonder of Christmas with a visit and free 4×6″ photo with Santa at your local store. Be sure to bring your letters to Santa to drop in his mailbox and grab a free holiday craft activity kit, while supplies last. Photos are by appointment for both Edmonton locations and can be booked here.

Martin Deerline’s Green Christmas

November 19 | Get your picture taken with Santa on a John Deere tractor during Martin Deerline’s Green Christmas on Saturday, November 19, 2022!  Book your timed Santa photo appointment at either Edmonton location and come to the dealership to enjoy crafts and Christmas fun.

Magic of Lights at RAD Torque Raceway

November 19, 2021 to January 1, 2023 | Book a Santa Photo Pass with your visit to the Magic of Lights at RAD Torque Raceway. Enjoy a “Drive-Up” meet and greet with Santa and a commemorative digital photo of your group with Santa under the enchanting tunnel of lights. Book your Magic Photo Pass & Lights here.

Santa Visits Yesterday’s Auto Gallery

November 27 | Bring the whole family to Yesterday’s Auto Gallery on Sunday, November 27, 2022 for classic cars and Christmas fun! Enjoy photos with Santa, free gifts for the kids, live music and more as you admire this collection of amazing automobiles.

Meet Santa on the Coca-Cola Holiday Truck Tour

Santa is coming to town and he is driving a bright red Coke truck! Take your own photos with Santa and his festive truck at one of these two dates and locations:
November 19 |
Santa will be in Sherwood Park as part of the Strathcona County Celebration of Lights.
December 4 | Santa will be stopping into Leduc Cinemas in his holiday truck.

IKEA Vinter Fest

December 4 | Grab Sunday breakfast in the IKEA restaurant and join Santa from 9 am – 11 am. Tickets must be purchased in advance from the IKEA restaurant ($7.99/person, $6.99/IKEA Family members). Proceeds will be donated to Santa’s Anonymous.

Meet Santa on Kiwi Nurseries Christmas Trail

December 10 | Kiwi Nurseries invites you to come discover their snow covered trails and enjoy an outdoor visit with Santa in his sleigh. Don’t forget your phone or camera to snap your own photos!

🎅 Edmonton & Area Malls


St Albert Centre Welcomes Santa Claus

November 17 to December 24, 2022 | Visit Santa at his cabin in St Albert Centre. Book your Santa Magic Photo Experience online that includes your visit and photo session, plus a personal call from Santa himself!

Santa & Friends are Bringing Cheer to Londonderry Mall

November 19 – December 24, 2022 | Santa and Mrs.Claus are excited to welcome everyone into their Northern Lights Wonderland at Londonderry Mall! Book your appointment on select days and it could include a visit with the Pumpkin King, Ice Sisters, Buddy the Elf, or the wizarding Headmaster!

Celebrate the Holidays at West Edmonton Mall

November 25 – December 24, 2022 | Book a personal visit with Santa in his whimsically decorated Chalet and let the photographer capture priceless Christmas memories. All visitors will also 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!

Fun with Santa at Bonnie Doon Centre

November 26 – December 24, 2022 | Visit Santa in his workshop at Promo Court every day from November 26 to December 24, 2022! Santa Barry and Santa Jason will be sharing the duties, so be sure to check the full schedule if you have a preference for one jolly old elf over the other. No appointment necessary – just drop in at your convenience!

Christmas at Mill Woods Town Centre

November 26 – December 24, 2022 | All aboard! This holiday season Santa will be arriving on Santa’s Express and offering train rides for everyone. Can’t make it for Santa’s big arrival? The jolly old man has agreed to stick around until Christmas Eve, including a couple sensory-friendly and pet photo evenings.

Hay Ride and Santa at the MarketPlace at Callingwood

December 10, 2022 | The MarketPlace at Callingwood invites you for their annual Santa Photos and Hay Rides. The event will also include live Christmas music from The SugarPlums, photos with the Holiday Beauty Princess, and silly hijinks with the Holiday Grouch!