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.

Mason Holidays Celebration Lighted Parade
Friday, November 25, 2022, before and after the 6:00 p.m.Santa will be at the Mason Area Historical Museum

Breakfast with Santa
Mason First United Methodist Church 201 E. Ash St., Mason
Saturday, November 26, 9-11am

Tannenbaum Farms

2515 Sandhill Rd, Mason
Friday November 25 – Sunday November 27 and Saturday December 3 – Sunday December 4 from 10am – 4pm.

The Black Santa Experience

Saturday, November 26 from 12 – 6pm – Lansing will have its first ever Immersive Black Santa Experience at The Venue, Lansing’s premier event space, located at the Lansing Mall.

This year, Santa will be Lansing’s own Melik Brown, owner of Metro Melik 517.

Williamston High School

Pancakes with Santa
Saturday, December 3, 8-11am
Preregistration available email [email protected] or purchase tickets at the door.

Lansing Car Care Center 1901 Cedar St., Lansing

Wednesday, November 30, 3-7pm

SANTA’S MAGICAL ARRIVAL! Bring the kids for a visit with Santa, get photos, meet Santa’s elf and enjoy the sounds and sights of the Holidays! Bring in your non-perishable food items to donate to the Greater Lansing Food Bank, now through December 8th!

Old Town Holiday Hullabaloo 

Saturday, December 3, starts at 10am and continues throughout the day. Participating businesses will have discounts, coupons, specials, holiday cheer and decorations, and much more! There will be holiday caroling and live music at Turner Mini-Park throughout the day and someone said that that Santa will make an appearance!


Saturday, December 3, 4-8pm
Meet with Santa and Mrs, Claus during LBCA’s 2022 Winterfest and then stick around for Santa’s Light Parade at 6pm.

Drive Through Santa pre-registration is required

DeWitt Charter Township/Valley Farms Community Center
16101 Brook Rd. DeWitt 
December 6-8pm

Bath Charter Township James Cousins Memorial Park Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration
Tuesday, December 6, 6:30-7:30pm


Community Fair Church
December 9th 5-7pm and December 10th 10a-1p
Free photos with Santa

KWIK Car Wash 420 E. Elm St., Lansing

Saturday, December 10, 2-5pm
Come to KWIK Car Wash for any full service car wash and receive a free photo with Santa!

Santa at Andy T’s

December 10, 11, 17, 18, 2-5pm

Face Painting by Sharon will be there too!  Santa’s goats will be with him again this year.

Acadia Smokehouse, Lansing

Brunch with Santa, Saturday, December 10, 9am-1pm, tickets required

IQhub  St. Johns

Tuesday, December 13, 5-8pm
Barn wood themed photos with Santa! Bring your own camera. NEW this year, a super special Santa mailbox where kids can drop those Letters to Santa! Parents can pick up a free Santa reply letter.
$5 per child suggested donation to the museum

Lansing Brewing Company

December 21 – more information coming soon!

Potter Park Zoo – Wonderland of Lights
More information coming soon.

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

Meridian Mall 

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

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

Do you know of other Greater Lansing area Santa plans?

Holly Jolly Market at Capital City Market

More information coming soon 😊🎁

Eastwood Towne Center strolling Santa
More information coming soon.

Santa Cares, Sensory –  Friendly Experience

More Information coming soon.

Michigan Barn Wood & Salvage – Mason

More information coming soon.

REO Town Market

More information coming soon.

Santa at the State Tree

More information coming soon.


*Graphics and images are from individual events.


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