santa in forsyth county

Looking for where you can see Santa in Forsyth County {2018}?  There are several opportunities throughout town and throughout the season!    And as always, we’ll continue to update this round-up as new opportunities come up!
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)
Santa Photos at the Phase Shop: Contact The Phase Shop at for booking a time either November 9 or 10th.
Breakfast with Santa: Create Christmas crafts & visit with Santa – bring your camera! This special morning is by reservation only. Cost is $12.00 per child / Parents enjoy coffee. November 10th 8:30 or 10:30am Click here for more information & to purchase tickets. 
Santa & Cookies & Bears Oh My: Join us for a magical afternoon of decorating cookies and stuffing your own bears with Santa as the guest of honor! Start your holiday season off right by getting your pictures with Santa early! Advanced tickets required to guarantee photo with Santa and all the other goodies. A limited number of tickets available, get them now before they are sold out!! November 24th 11-2pm at Community Cup Click here for more information 
The Collection at Forsyth: The Collection’s Annual Holiday Celebration & Tree Lighting will be held on Sunday, November 25th at The Collection Forsyth. The tree lighting ceremony will kick off a month of magical holiday events and is sure to put even the grinchiest Grinch in the holiday spirit. Enjoy kid’s activities, horse-drawn carriage rides, a special visit from Santa and more!  – 4pm – 6pm  Click here for more information.
Bottoms Farm: You can come to visit the farm, pick out a Christmas tree, and have your picture made with Santa. He will be at the farm on November 24th & December 1st & 8th  from 11am – 1pm.  Click here for more information.
Santa at Holiday Movie Night: Hot chocolate, popcorn, petting zoo, holiday movie, and SANTA! Doesn’t that sound like a FUN night? This event is being held at Milford Family Farm on December 1st. Tickets are $15 per person and include a digital photo with Santa. Get your tickets today at
Meet Santa at Parson’s Gifts: He will be at Parson’s Gifts (525 Lakeland Plaza, Cumming 30040). December 1st 1-3pm
Photos With Santa Randy: Ashley J Salon is having an open house and Santa will be there to meet and take pictures with. The event takes place on December 1st from 10:30am-1pm. 3960 Browns Bridge Rd, Cumming. Click here for more information.
Santa at the Collection at Forsyth: Bring your own camera to take pictures with Santa. Saturdays 1pm-5pm  (Dec 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd) & Sunday 1PM-5pm (Dec 2nd, 9th, 16th,  23rd). The Santa Suite is located next to Len’s Crafters inside CRUSH. For more information follow this link.
Christmas at Silver City Farm: Live music, cookie decorating, pictures with Santa and more! 5130 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming. December 1st & 2nd from  9:30am – 12pm & 1-3:30pm. Tickets are $12 for children & $22 for adults. Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.
Christmas in Cumming at the Fairgrounds:  Get Free Photos with Santa during the Arts & Crafts Festival event the weekend of December 9th & 10th.  Friday the 7th @ 6-9pm and Saturday the 8th @ 12pm-3pm.  Click here for more information.
Breakfast with Santa: Join us at Bethelview Saturday morning, December 8th at 9am for breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Santa! After a great breakfast, we’ll have pictures with Santa plus games and activities for the kids. Click here for more details.
6th Annual Night of Glitter & Gifts: Please bring new unwrapped toys to honor the memory of Lily Anderson and brighten the holidays for children at CHOA. Santa will also be there to visit with and take pictures. Lots of other fun including caroling, artisan market, tree lighting and much more! The event takes place at Vickery Village on December 15th from 6-8pmClick here for all the details.

Pet Photos with Santa in Forsyth County

Pictures with Santa for the Paws: Santa will be flying by and stopping in at Yard Mutts over 3 weekends: December 1 & 2 || 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, December 8 & 9 || 10:00 am to 4:00 pm & December 15 & 16 || 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT the Humane Society of Forsyth County, GA. Pictures are $25 per sitting. This includes a flash drive with all of your pictures so that you may share them with all your friends
and family. Click here for more information
Hollywood Feed:  I’ve reached out to see if they are continuing the tradition that Rucker Pet did. Unfortunately, they are not going to be doing pet photos this year. Hopefully, they will bring it back next year!

Outside of Cumming GA & Forsyth County

Santa Arrives on the Train: The Southeastern Railway Museum is hosting Santa from 11-3pm on Saturday, November 17th. Click here for all the details. Starting on Saturday, November 24th – you can have breakfast or lunch with Santa at the Southeastern Railway Museum.
Looking for a place to see Santa in Atlanta? Our friends at 365 Atlanta Family has an article that outlines the 25+ Best Places to Take Pictures with Santa in Atlanta.

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