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Erie's Santa Sightings: Find Out Where Kids Can Talk with St. Nick

Plenty of chances in Erie for kids to have a chat with the big guy before Christmas Day!

By Kara Murphy November 1, 2019


Looking for 2020 Santa sightings? 

Click here for Macaroni Kid Erie's 2020 Holiday Fun Guide!



Please note: The Santa sightings listed below are from 2019. 

Santa is popping up everywhere in Erie this season!

Macaroni Kid Erie has THE list of places in Erie where your kids can catch a glimpse of the Big Guy before the Big Day. And we've checked it twice!

Click on the links for more information about where you can find Santa in Erie this holiday season, and make sure to check back often as we'll update this list as we hear of more Santa sightings in Erie!

πŸŽ…πŸ½Friday, Dec. 6

πŸŽ„ FREE: Downtown D'Lights at Perry Square

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Dec. 7

πŸŽ„ Breakfast With Santa at Klein Elementary

πŸŽ„ Here Comes Santa to Splash Lagoon

πŸŽ„Breakfast with Santa and His Reindeer at the Charter School of Excellence

πŸŽ„ Cookies and Cocoa with Santa at Gannon University

πŸŽ„ Santa Train on Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad

πŸŽ„ Snowflakes & Santa (ages 5 and under)at LEAF Educational Center

πŸŽ„ Grinchmas at Greene Township Municipal Building

πŸŽ„ Country Christmas with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Port Farms (RSVP Required)

πŸŽ„FREE: Santa's Workshop at Peek'n Peak

πŸŽ„ Santa's Coming To The Barn at Hickory Hill Farm in Corry

πŸŽ„ FREE: Christmas Tree Ship at Erie Maritime Museum & U.S. Brig Niagara

πŸŽ„ Pictures with Santa to Benefit ANNA Shelter at PetSmart

πŸŽ„ Photos with Santa to Benefit Because You Care at Pet Supplies Plus West

πŸŽ…πŸ½Sunday, Dec. 8

πŸŽ„ Brunch with Santa at the expERIEnce Children's Museum

πŸŽ„ Brunch with Santa at Skunk and Goat Tavern in North East

πŸŽ„ FREE: Santa, Reindeer, and Snow Bunnies at Countryside Agility

πŸŽ„Sensory-Friendly Time with Santa at Millcreek Mall

πŸŽ„ Country Christmas with Santa and Mrs. Claus at Port Farms (RSVP Required)

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Dec. 14

πŸŽ„ Breakfast with Santa at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church

πŸŽ„Here Comes Santa at Splash Lagoon

πŸŽ„ FREE: Breakfast with Santa at Belle Valley Presbyterian Church

πŸŽ„ Pictures with Santa to Benefit ANNA Shelter at Tractor Supply

πŸŽ„ Photos with Santa to Benefit Because You Care at Pet Supplies Plus Harborcreek

πŸŽ„ FREE: Breakfast With Santa at Jr.'s Last Laugh Comedy Club

πŸŽ…πŸ½Sunday, Dec. 15

πŸŽ„ Seneca Band Fundraiser: Breakfast with Santa at Applebee's

πŸŽ„ Brunch with Santa at the expERIEnce Children's Museum

πŸŽ„ Breakfast with Santa at Iroquois High School (Reservations requested)

πŸŽ„ Cookies with Santa at Beach Glass Estates

πŸŽ„Children’s Workshop with Santa J and Mrs. Claus at Board & Brush

Saturday, Dec. 21

πŸŽ„ Sandwiches with Santa & Mrs. Claus! at the Meat Up (Pictures FREE)

πŸŽ„ 2019 Winter Village at Chautauqua Institution

πŸŽ…πŸ½Sunday, Dec. 22

πŸŽ„ Brunch with Santa at the expERIEnce Children's Museum

Past events:

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Nov. 9-Tuesday, Dec. 24

πŸŽ„ Pictures with Santa at Millcreek Mall

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Nov. 9 & 10

πŸŽ„ Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the WQLN Craft Show at Rainbow Gardens

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Nov. 23

πŸŽ„ By Donation: Pics with Santa at Peninsula Pups

πŸŽ…πŸ½Friday, Nov. 29

πŸŽ„ Santa's Arrival at St. John Social Hall in Girard

πŸŽ…πŸ½Saturday, Nov. 30

πŸŽ„ Santa Train on Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad

πŸŽ„ Breakfast with Santa at the Festival of Trees

πŸŽ„ Light Up North East

πŸŽ…πŸ½Sunday, Dec. 1

πŸŽ„ Brunch with Santa at the Cork

πŸŽ„ Santa Train on Oil Creek and Titusville Railroad