Santa Sightings | Greater Lansing Area Moms

We have found a few places you may want to check out for a Santa sighting! Do you know of any other places where he will be out spreading Christmas cheer? Please share here!

And check back often, we will continue to add spots to see Santa as we learn of more!


Downtown Mason
Larger than life Santa in front of the courthouse. Hand deliver letters to Santa.  Drop off in the Santa Mailbox and grab a photo with Santa. Santa will be on display until December 25.

Meridian Mall  – Santa arrives, Thursday, November 30!
Monday – Thursday: 11am-7pm
Friday – Saturday: 11am-8pm
Sunday: 12pm-6pm

Special Hours Information:
Saturday, December 24: 10am-1pm, 2-4pm
Please note: Santa takes a break to feed the reindeer from 2pm to 3pm on Monday thru Saturday, and 2:30pm to 3pm on Sunday.

Meridian Mall – Pet photos with Santa
Mondays, December 4, 11 and 18.

Lansing Mall
Santa returns December 1
Monday – Friday, 11am-7pm; Sundays, 12-6pm
Special hours on Christmas Eve, 10am-4pm

Lansing Mall – for the pets!

Monday, December 5 and Monday, December 12, 4-7pm

Eastwood Towne Center- Strolling Santa
Santa 🎅 will be strolling around Eastwood Towne Center!
Bring the family out to see him!
November 24, 1-3pm, December 9, 2-4pm, December 16, 2-4p


Tavern & Tap, Lansing – Breakfast with Santa
Dine in with Santa on December 9 between 9am-1pm.  This is a ticketed event.  Tickets are available at


Meet Santa at Michigan Wildlife Conservancy (Bath Township)
Meet Santa 🎅 for a magical night; open to the public from 6-8pm
December 9th from 5:00-8:00pm

Playmakers – Meet Santa & Decorate Cookies – Sip & Shop
Santa at Playmakers December 2, 12-3pm, decorate cookies from Meijer, hot chocolate from Blue Owl Coffee and Sip & Shop!

Photos with Santa at Capital Area Humane Society

Santa will be visiting the shelter on December 2 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Bring the family and your own pets for a photo with Santa.
Photos with Santa are by appointment only and prepayment is required.
To schedule your appointment, please call our shelter directly at (517) 626-6821 ext. 142, and speak to our Community Relations Manager, Lexy.

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