Updated By TMoM Team Member Sandy Harper

Want to see Santa, visit with Santa, or have your photo taken with him? This directory includes pictures, visits, and other events with Santa in Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem, Kernersville, Burlington and other surrounding areas.

This “See Santa in the Triad” directory will be housed on our “Directory Page” here. It will also be updated weekly with NEW events as they are announced. Check back often!

You will also want to view our Holiday Lights and Parades directory here.

We have divided the Triad Santa Photo Opportunities and Triad Santa Sightings into different categories. Click on the category below to go directly to those listings.

On-going Santa Photos
Train Rides with Santa
Other Holiday Events Where Santa will be in Attendance
Holiday Parades

Where to see Santa in the Triad just about any day or time!
* Some require you to bring your own camera
* Click the website for dates and times!

Bass Pro Shop, Concord (Nov. 5 – Dec. 24, 2022)
Event page: basspro.com/shop/en/santas-wonderland

Friendly Center, Greensboro (Dec. 1 – Dec. 24, 2022)
Event page: friendlycenter.com/content/holiday

Four Seasons Town Mall, Greensboro (Nov. 26 – Dec. 24, 2022)
Event page: shopfourseasons.com

Hanes Mall, Winston-Salem (Nov. 17 – Dec. 24, 2022)
Event page: shophanesmall.com

Holly Hill Mall, Burlington (Select dates beginning Nov. 13, 2022)
Event page: hollyhillmall.com/events

Kersey Valley Christmas, Archdale (Select nights in Nov & Dec – Purchase tickets in Advance)
Event page: kerseyvalleychristmas.com

McLaurin Farms, Greensboro (Select Evenings Nov. 25 – Dec. 23, 2022)
Event page: mclaurinfarms.com

Millstone Creek Orchards, Ramseur (select dates beginning Dec. 10, 2022)
Event page: millstonecreekorchards.com

Smith Hollow Farm, Kernersville, (Nov. 26 – 27, Dec. 3, 4, 10, 11, 2022)
Event page: smithhollowfarm.com/christmas-trees

The Farm Dobson
Event page: www.letsgotothefarm.com

Zootastic Park, Troutman (Santa’s first night is Nov. 24 and Santa’s last night is Dec. 24, 2022)
Event page: zootasticpark.com/christmas-wonderland.html

*Where to see Santa in the Triad and enjoy a hayride or train ride.
RSVP and/or buy tickets through each website link

Christmas on the Farm, A Fairview Farm, Asheboro (Select times Dec. 2 & 3, 2022)
Event page: afairviewfarm.com/shop

McLaurin Farms Hayrides, Greensboro (Select Evenings Nov. 25 – Dec. 23, 2022)
Event page: mclaurinfarms.com

The Polar Express Train Ride – Smokey Mnt. RR, Bryson City (Select dates Nov. 10 – Dec. 31, 2022)
Event page: gsmr.com

Tweetsie Christmas, Blowing Rock (Select dates Nov. 25  – Dec. 30, 2022)
Event page: tweetsie.com/special-events

Winterland Express Train, Village Park, Kannapolis (Nov. 19 – Dec. 30, 2022 *Closed Christmas Eve & Christmas Day)
Event page: kannapolisnc.gov

Where to see Santa in the Triad at one time events or events that occur throughout the month.
Events will be added to this list each week.
*RSVP and/or buy tickets through each website link

Spectacular Blooms with Santa, Ciener Botanical Garden, Kernersville
Nov. 30, 2022 (5:30pm – 8pm) – Purchase tickets in advance
Event page: cienerbotanicalgarden.org/events-1

Candy Canes and Santa Claus, Rock Outdoors, Lexington
Dec. 1, 2022 (4pm – 7pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Cookies With Santa, Peace Haven Chick-fil-A
Dec. 2, 2022 (10am – 11am)
Event page: facebook.com/events/3405687466368320

Cookies with Santa, South Fork Church of Christ, Winston-Salem
Dec. 2, 2022 (5:30pm – 7:30pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Festival of Lights, Center City Park, Greensboro
December 2, 2022 (5:30 pm to 9 pm)
Event page: downtowngreensboro.org/downtown-in-december

Christmas in the Park, Beth Schmidt Park, Elon
Dec. 2, 2022 (6-8pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Hometown Christmas, Market Square, Reidsville
Dec. 2, 2022 (6-9pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

13th Annual Uptowne High Point Holiday Stroll, Main Street, High Point
Dec. 3, 2022 (10am – 4pm) 
Event page: uptownehighpoint.org

Breakfast with Santa, Elks Lodge 449, Winston-Salem
Dec. 3, 2022 (9am – 11am)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Pictures with Santa at the Village Holiday Market, Village Family Chiropractic, Kernersville
Dec. 3, 2022 (9am – 1pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

6th Annual Santa Pop Up, State Farm 5066 Peters Creek Pkwy, W-S
Dec. 3, 2022 (Santa will be there 1pm – 3pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Kids Photos with Santa, Brookhaven Mill Farm, Greensboro
Dec. 3, 2022 (11am – 2pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Cookies & Cocoa with Santa Claus, Rock Outdoors, Lexington
Dec. 3, 2022 (12pm – 4pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Santa Comes to Smokin’ Harley Davidson, Winston-Salem
Dec. 3, 2022 (3pm – 6pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Kernersville Tree Lighting, Harmon Park, Kernersville
Dec. 3, 2022 (6pm – 9pm)
Event page: kvparks.com/event/christmas-tree-lighting-2022

In the Garden with Santa, Greensboro Council of Garden Clubs
Dec. 3 & 4, 2022 (12 – 4pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

50th Annual Holiday Open House, High Point Museum
December 4, 2022, 1 - 4PM
Event page: highpointnc.gov/calendar.aspx

Christmas Open House with Santa – Cupcakes & Cuties, Wallburg
Dec. 4, 2022 (5-8pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Dinner With Santa, Peace Haven Chick-fil-A
Dec. 6, 2022 (5pm – 7pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Christmas Tree Lighting & Pics with Santa, Carolina Core Wellness, High Point
Dec. 8, 2022 (3pm)
Event page: TMoM Event Page

Annual Holiday Block Party, Ultimate Kids: Home of Tumblebees,
Dec. 9, 2022 (3:30-5:30pm and 6-8pm) – Pre-Registration is Required
Event page: ultimate-kids.com

Festive Family Friday, Kaleideum North, Winston-Salem
Dec. 9, 2022 (6pm – 9pm)
Event page: kaleideum.org/programs/festive-family-friday-2/

Santa at the Caboose, Rural Hall Historic Train Depot
Dec. 10, 2022 (6pm – 8:30pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events/884142269631016

Holiday Magic, Historic Depot, Burlington
Dec. 10, 2022 (4pm – 7pm)
Event page: burlingtonnc.gov/Calendar

A Visit with Cowboy Santa, The Barn Loft, Thomasville
Dec. 10, 2022 (11am – 2pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Christmas in the Barn, American Legion, King
Dec. 10, 2022 (5pm – 9pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Sippin’ with Santa, Black Mountain Chocolate, Winston-Salem 
Dec. 11, 2022 (2pm – 4pm)
Event page: facebook.com/blackmountainchocolate

Santa at the Station, Summerfield Fire District
Dec. 11, 2022 (2pm – 4pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events

Santa & Smores, Summerfield Farms
Dec. 12, 2022 (Sensory-Friendly Night)
Event page: summerfieldfarms.com/events

Santa at the Biltmore, The Biltmore Hotel, Greensboro
Dec. 4, 10-11, 17-18, 23, 2022
Event page: downtowngreensboro.org/downtown-in-december

Cookies with Mrs. Claus, Greensboro Children’s Museum
Dec. 12 & 13, 2022
Event page: gcmuseum.com

Cookies with Santa, Children’s Museum of Alamance County, Graham
Dec. 16, 2022 (4:30pm or 6pm) Pre-Registration is Required
Event page: childrensmuseumofalamance.org

2nd Annual Dinner with Santa, Midtown Cafe & Dessertery, W-S
Dec. 17, 2022 (4pm – 7pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events/639143071187849

Breakfast With Santa, Peace Haven Chick-fil-A
Dec. 17, 2022 (9am – 11am)
Event page: facebook.com/events/1122377998406680

Christmas with Santa & Mrs. Claus – Main Street Park, Mocksville
Dec. 17, 2022 (1-4pm)
Event page: business.daviechamber.com/events

Santa visits Little Italy, Rural Hall
Dec. 17, 2022 (12pm – 3pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Santas Just Like Me Pictures, 2222 Patterson Ave, Greensboro
Dec. 17 & 18, 2022
Event page: santasjustlikeme.com

Grinchmas at Fairytale Farm, Farm Animal Sanctuary, Winston-Salem
Dec. 17 & 18, 2022 (10am – 4pm)
Event Page: facebook.com/events

Lunch With Santa, Chick-fil-A Peace Haven, Winston-Salem
Dec. 20, 2022 (11:30am – 1:30pm) 
Event page: facebook.com/events

Cookies with Santa, 285 S. Stratford Rd, Winston-Salem
Dec. 21, 2022 (11am – 2pm) Please RSVP
Event page: MKTREG.com/SANTA


CLICK HERE to view our annual blog of Holiday Parades!


We also have numerous events on our calendar including storytimes, open houses, and more where Santa will be present.
Click a choice below and scroll down on the landing page to view the calendar:
Full event calendar
GSO/Bton event calendar
HP/Kville event calendar
WS and Surrounding Areas calendar



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These events have already passed. Watch for them again next year!

Mr and Mrs Claus visit at Hickory Creek Farm, Greensboro
Nov. 26th, 2022 (12pm – 3pm)
Event page: facebook.com/events