Where will you see Santa in Forsyth County this year?

There are lots of opportunities for your children (or maybe yourself!) to see Santa in Forsyth County this year.  We know from previous years, that this list will continue to grow as we get more into December.  We’ll continue to update this round-up accordingly!
If you know of any scheduled “Santa Sightings” that are not listed, please let us know!
As always, please click on the links for more information & please inquire with each location for specifics on pricing, packages, etc.
(Listed in Date Order)
Bottoms Farm: You can come visit the farm, pick out a Christmas tree, and have your picture made with Santa. He will be there on November 30th & December 7th from 9 AM – 12 PM.
The Collection at Forsyth (formerly The Avenue): Complimentary Photos with Santa and Horse Drawn Carriage Rides. Bring your camera and enjoy complimentary pictures with Santa by Carta Bella and in front of AMC. Pictures with Santa and Horse Drawn Carriage rides are every Saturday in December from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm December 7th – December 21st.  They also have Storytime with Santa every Saturday in December at 1:00pm.
(Read this note from “The Collection”:  Bring your camera! There will not be an onsite photographer this year so please feel free to bring your own camera for photos. Lines will close early to accommodate a 5:00 PM end time.)
A Market Place Christmas Join in the festivities of the Northside Forsyth Tree lighting with live entertainment from local schools and groups, children activities, and photos with Santa.  Event is Friday, December 6th from 6pm to 8pm.  Return on Saturday for the Jingle Jog and Christmas Parade down Market Place Blvd.  Click here for more information.
Santa & More at Marie’s Italian DeliSaturday December 7 from 4:30-5:30… decorate sugar cookies, face painting and time with Santa! Bring the kids!!!
Santa at Catch Air CummingSunday, December 8th from 4pm to 6pm – Santa will visit Catch Air.  Expect regular admission rates.  Be sure to check their Facebook page for any special discounts on admission.
Christmas in Cumming at the Fairgrounds:  Get Free Photos with Santa during the Arts & Crafts Festival event the weekend of December 13th & 14th.  Friday the 13th @ 6 PM – 9 PM and Saturday the 14th @ 10 AM – 2 PM
Christmas at Vickery Village:  Tree Lighting and Santa Event – plus musical entertainment, a Christmas Market and much more!  Saturday, December 14th from 5pm to 7pm. 
Tacos & Tequilas: This is my fam’s favorite Mexican restaurant. So I was excited to see a bulletin for this as I was leaving last weekend. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there on December 21st from 6 PM – 8 PM for FREE pictures!
**For some Breakfast with Santa options in the Atlanta area, check out this round-up from our friends at Atlanta with Kid.

Pet Photos with Santa in Forsyth County

Humane Society of Forsyth County: 3 dates/locations are available for you to take your pet for photos with Santa at Rucker Pets The sitting fee is $10 but it benefits the Humane Society of Forsyth County. Click here for more information.
Camp Bow Wow: On December 14th from 4PM-7PM you can go to Camp Bow Wow of Alpharetta for Pet photos with Santa.

Hope Santa brings you and your family everything you’re wishing for! Merry Christmas!