Best Places to Take Pictures with Santa in Las Vegas

Updated December 9, 2016

1. Photos with Santa Claus at Town Square


Santa has been making his list and checking it twice and wants to know who has been naughty and nice. Bring the kids to Santa's Norman Rockwell inspired house in Town Square Park for photos to help make this holiday season a memory that will last forever. Photos with Santa are by appointment only. The initial print, which is included with your reservation is $19.95. Additional prints are $9.95 each. A high-resolution digital download is $25.95.
When: November 12 to December 24, 2016
Location: Town Square
Phone: 702-812-4456
Website: tslvsanta.com

2. Opportunity Village's Magical Forest


Experience the Magic! Celebrate the holidays with a cherished southern Nevada tradition, the Magical Forest at Opportunity Village! The Magical Forest is a winter wonderland with millions of sparkling lights, nightly entertainment, great food and endless holiday cheer and of course, photo's with Santa. The cost is $35 for two.
When: November 19, 2016 through January 1, 2017
Address: 6300 W. Oakey Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-225-9627

3. Santa's Wonderland at Bass Pro


Wait...is Bass Pro really giving away FREE Santa pictures?!!! Yay! This Christmas season get a free 4x6 studio-quality photo in store. Other photo packages and Christmas cards available for purchase and instant print at the store. With every photo, get a free kid's entrée at Bass Pro Shops locations with a restaurant. While supplies last.
When: December 4 to December 24, 2016
Location: All Bass Pro Shops
Address: 8200 Dean Martin Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89139
Phone: 702-730-5200
Website: www.basspro.com

4. Pictures with Santa at The Park


In case you haven't heard of The Park, it's an immersive outdoor dining and entertainment district located between Monte Carlo Resort and New York - New York. Bring the whole family by and have some fun at the Ice Rink at The Park. There will be tents with hot cocoa and winter treats such as rice crispy snowmen, and gingerbread cookies! And carolers...yes there'll be carolers each evening. And what's a holiday without Santa? Get your picture taken with Santa for $20. The cost for ice skating is $15 per person.
When: Now to December 24, 2016. Please check times.
Location: The Park
Phone: 702-693-7275
Website: theparkvegas.com

5. Springs Preserve Holiday Express

Embrace the holiday magic at the Springs Preserve with train rides to Santa's magical village and festive activities including photos with Santa, holiday crafts, cookie decorating, holiday stories, a nutcracker display and more! This special journey will include all of the quintessential holiday trimmings along the way, from snow to hot cocoa. Trips to Santa?s village depart 10 times each day at 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. Spaces are limited for each departure time. We strongly encourage you to purchase your tickets in advance to guarantee admittance and to reserve your preferred date and time. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. The Springs Preserve Holiday Express experience is approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes.
When: December 10, 2016 from Noon
Location: Springs Preserve
Address: 333 S. Valley View Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89107
Phone: 702-822-7700

6. Saturday's with Santa at MonteLago Village


Children can visit Santa Claus at the MonteLago Village gazebo. There will be free Christmas Express train rides, Santa Cruises and $1 hot cocoa or peppermint hot cocoa at Seasons Grocery from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
When: December 3, 2016 from 11am to 1:30pm. Hours vary, check the MonteLago Village website.
Location: MonteLago Village
Address: 707 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101

7. Breakfast with Santa on the Lawn at the Container Park


Enjoy an all-you-can-eat breakfast with Santa at Container Park downtown. After eating, make your own holiday cookie and hot chocolate and take home your own Christmas ornament.
When: December 3, 2016 from 9am to Noon
Location: Container Park
Address: 707 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV 89101

8. Santa Photos at Meadows Mall

Snap a photo with Santa at Meadows Mall this holiday season. Save 30% on your photos by pre-ordering a package online. Visit before December 9 to save an extra $5. Receive a coupon for $30 to spend towards Tiny Prints. Visit the Santa photo checkout area for details. Holiday fun photos are also available. Pose for a group or solo portrait in front of a festive holiday background. Reservations and photo purchases are not required to visit Santa.
When: Now to December 22, 2016 from Noon to 9pm
Location: Meadows Mall, Lower Level Sears Court
Address: 4300 Meadows Lane #10, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Phone: 702-878-3331
Website: www.meadowsmall.com

9. Pet Night with Santa

Bring your four-legged friend to see Santa and pose for a photo! Cats and dogs only.....Santa's afraid of snakes!
When: Mondays Now to December 12, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: Meadows Mall, Lower Level Sears Court
Address: 4300 Meadows Lane #10, Las Vegas, NV 89107
Phone: 702-878-3331
Website: www.meadowsmall.com

10. Santa Train 2016 at Nevada State Railroad Museum

What child won't remember an 35 minute long ride with Santa and Mrs. Claus? During the ride about 200 passangers ride on restored railway cars while visiting with Mr and Mrs Clause. Don't forget to bring your camera and have your picture taken with them. Train rides are Saturday and Sunday at 10 and 11:30 am as well as 1 and 2:30 pm. Child's fare is $5. Adult fare is $10 (click here for a $1 off the adult fare). Children under 3 are free.
Location: Nevada State Railroad Museum
Address: 601 Yucca Street, Boulder City, Nevada 89005
Website: www.nevadasouthern.com
$1 Off Fare Coupon: click here for a $1 off

11. Visit Santa in his office at Tivoli Village

Santa's office is a warm rustic experience with a stone fireplace and his own personal effects brought from his North Pole home. While most of his day is spent reading letters from children his naughty & nice list is kept safely on his desk, and he checks his list twice. Santa has allowed one on one family visits at Operation North Pole to ensure your child has some extra special holiday magic the season! This Christmas season you'll also enjoy a full enchanted village at Tivoli Village. Come early to take a ride on the polar express train through the enchanted village. The tree lined streets lit by magical colored trees and festive lights set the tone for this charming experience. As you gaze and enjoy the architecture keep your eyes apprised, hidden amongst the trees are the Elves tiny homes, if you look closely you might catch a glimpse of one!
When: Now through December 25, 2016
Location: Tivoli Village
Address: 440 S Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89145
Phone: 702-570-7400
Website: http://www.opnorthpole.com

12. Pictures with Santa at Galleria Mall in Henderson

Santa will be making his list and checking it twice this holiday season while he is at Galleria at Sunset for photos November 19- December 24. This year, there will be two ways to see Santa, making it easier than ever.
When: November 19 to December 24, 2016. Hours differ, check the schedule
Price: Check pricing Location: Galleria Mall
Address: 1300 W Sunset Rd, Henderson, NV
Phone: 702-434-0202

13. Pet Photo with Santa at Galleria Mall in Henderson

Bring your pet to visit and take photos with Santa. All pets must be leashed or in a carrier. Cats & dogs only. When: Every Tuesday Now to December 6, 2016. Hours differ, check the schedule
Price: Check pricing Location: Galleria Mall
Address: 1300 W Sunset Rd, Henderson, NV
Phone: 702-434-0202

14. Pet Photos with Santa at Town Square

Town Square did not forget about your four legged friends this holiday season. Bring your furry friends to Santa's House for a photo with Santa and treats every Wednesday from 10 a.m. ? 9 p.m. Santa asks that you please limit your pet photos to dogs and cats only.
When: Wednesdays, November 16 to December 21, 2016
Location: Town Square
Phone: 702-812-4456
Website: Town Square

Christmas Wagon Rides at The Gilcrease Orchard

The Gilcrease Orchard have created the Christmas Wagon Rides as an affordable family holiday event to say thank you to the community. The event runs from December 16th through December 23rd. The rides begin at 4 pm until 8 pm. The cost is $2 per person. Come ride the wagon with Christmas music and various visual attractions to see along the way. Santa and Mrs. Clause will chat with you about your gift list. Refreshments will be available for purchase including apple cider donuts, kettle corn, chili, hot chocolate, hot cider to take home, frozen apple cider half gallons, peanut and almond butters.

15. Christmas Wagon Rides at The Gilcrease Orchard

The Gilcrease Orchard have created the Christmas Wagon Rides as an affordable family holiday event to say thank you to the community. The event runs from December 16th through December 23rd. The rides begin at 4 pm until 8 pm. The cost is $2 per person (children 2 and under are free). Come ride the wagon with Christmas music and various visual attractions to see along the way. Santa and Mrs. Clause will chat with you about your gift list. Refreshments will be available for purchase including apple cider donuts, kettle corn, chili, hot chocolate, hot cider to take home, frozen apple cider half gallons, peanut and almond butters.
When: Wednesdays, December 16 to December 23, 2016
Location: The Gilcrease Orchard - 7800 North Tenaya Way, Las Vegas, NV 89131
Phone: 702-409-0655
Website: The Gilcrease Orchard