Last Updated on December 18, 2019
Everyone wants to see the big guy on their trip to Disney World during the holidays.
Magic Kingdom Park
Santa is located in the Candy Cane Garden (between Town Hall and The Chamber of Commerce in Town Square). This usually takes place after Thanksgiving.
He can also be found during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party on select nights.
The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays from November 18 – 30 December 2018. You will find each country showcasing how they celebrate the holidays! This is such a special event, the opportunity to learn about how the holidays are celebrated in different cultures.
For example, in the France pavilion, you will find Pere Noel. In the United Kingdom, Father Christmas will be waiting! Jolly Old St. Nick will be at the American Pavilion.
Meet both Santa and Mrs. Claus daily in the American Adventure.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
In Disney’s Hollywood Studios from November 9 to December 24, 2019—you will find Santa at Once Upon A Time, on Sunset Blvd. When it’s time for the big day (December 25th), Santa will have lots to do, so Santa Goofy takes over from December 25 to December 31, 2019.
For Disney Springs November 8 through December 24, 2019, are your dates, Santa and his helpers will be greeting guests at their charming cottage on the Christmas Tree Trail in Disney Springs Marketplace across from Once Upon a Toy.
Meeting Santa at Disney Springs
- Check-in at the podium.
- Provide your mobile phone number to one of Santa’s helpers.
- Shop, eat and enjoy the hustle-and-bustle of Disney Springs.
- When you receive a text message from Santa’s helpers, return to the podium within 10 minutes.
- Take your place in line to meet Santa!
- Sundays through Saturdays
- 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM