Opportunities to See Santa & Friends


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Get up-close and personal with this year’s whole cast of holiday-themed characters…

Nov 9, 2019
Milk & Cookies with Santa | Manassas, VA

Nov 9, 2019
Santa’s PJ Party | Springfield, VA

Nov 15, 2019
Tysons Corner Center’s Tree Lighting Ceremony | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Tree Lightings & Illumination Events

Nov 15, 2019
Light Up Fairfax Corner | Fairfax, VA
Part of our Guide: Tree Lightings & Illumination Events

Nov 16, 2019
Virginia Gateway’s Fireworks Spectacular | Gainesville, VA

Nov 16, 2019
Pictures with Santa at Colgan High School | Manassas, VA

Nov 22, 2019
Tree Lighting at Dulles Town Center | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: Tree Lightings & Illumination Events

Nov 23, 2019
The Village at Leesburg Tree Lighting Ceremony | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Tree Lightings & Illumination Events

Nov 23-24, 2019
The Enchanted Forest: Breakfast with Santa | Arlington, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Nov 24, 2019
St. Nick is Visiting Kohl’s Stores | Various Locations
Also Dec 8 & 15, 2019

Nov 30, 2019
Sleigh Rides with Santa at Ashburn Village Center | Ashburn, VA

Nov 30, 2019
Sleigh Rides with Santa | Ashburn, VA

Nov 30, 2019
A Visit with Santa at Sully Historic Site | Chantilly, VA

Nov 30, 2019
Pictures with Santa at Hooray for Books | Alexandria, VA
Also Dec 14 & 21, 2019

Nov 30, 2019
Breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Once Upon a Dream | Vienna, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Nov 30, 2019
Visit with Santa at Clyde’s Willow Creek Farm | Broadlands, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Nov 30, 2019
Brunch with Santa, Hosted by Great Falls Center | Great Falls, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Nov 30-Dec 1, 2019
Santa Lands at Hanks Christmas Tree Farm | Front Royal, VA

Dec 1, 2019
The American Girl Store’s Santa Brunch | McLean, VA
Also Dec 15, 2019

Dec 1, 2019
Storytime with Santa | Falls Church, VA

Dec 1, 2019
Santa Brunch, Hosted by Trummer’s | Clifton, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 1, 2019
Winterfest Parade | McLean, VA

Dec 1, 2019
Brunch with Santa, Hosted by The Carlyle Club | Alexandria, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 1, 2019
Cascades Overlook Annual Tree Lighting with Santa | Sterling, VA

Dec 1, 2019
Dulles Town Center’s Sensory-Friendly Santa | Sterling, VA

Dec 2, 2019
Church Street Holiday Stroll | Vienna, VA

Dec 3, 2019
Dinner with Santa Cow | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 4, 2019
Pictures with Santa | Chantilly, VA
Also Dec 5, 9, & 10, 2019

Dec 5, 2019
Light Up the Village, Featuring Santa | Arlington, VA

Dec 5, 2019
Pictures with Santa | Chantilly, VA
Also Dec 9 & 10, 2019

Dec 6, 2019
Opening Day of Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, & 23, 2019

Dec 6, 2019
Santa, Stars, & ‘Smores | Herndon, VA

Dec 6, 2019
Santa Lights Manassas | Manassas, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa | Middleburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Haymarket Holiday Tree Lighting & Santa Visit | Haymarket, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Brunch with Santa, Hosted by The Ritz-Carlton | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Uptown Alley | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Photos with Santa, Hosted by Market Common Clarendon | Arlington, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Dave & Buster’s | Fairfax, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa Hosted by Vine Church | Falls Church VA
Also Dec 14, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast With Santa, Hosted by Holy Trinity Lutheran Church | Falls Church VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Arcola Volunteer Fire Department | Dulles, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Santa Visit the Christmas Market Village, Hosted by St. Francis DeSales | Purcellville, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Arts & Crafts Shows & Holiday Markets

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Ford’s Fish Shack | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Maggiano’s | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, & 23, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Festival of Lights & Carols: Lunch with Santa | Fairfax, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Christmas Party with Celebrity Chef Jason Morse & Photos with Santa | Fairfax, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Winter WonderLansdowne | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 14 & 21, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Selfies with Santa, Hosted by YMCA Loudoun County | Sterling, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa | Falls Church VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Pinecrest Golf Course | Alexandria, VA
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Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Tysons Corner Center | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Winter Wonderland at Burke Lake Park | Fairfax Station, VA
Also Dec 7, 14, & 15, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Brunch with Santa | Alexandria, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Donuts with Santa & Mrs. Claus | Springfield, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by the Purcellville Volunteer Rescue Squad | Purcellville, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
One Loudoun’s Tree Lighting & Holiday Celebration | Ashburn, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Sensory-Friendly Cookies with Santa | Alexandria, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Once Upon a Dream | Sterling, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Norstrom’s Breakfast with Santa | Tysons Corner, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends
Also Dec 14, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Skate with Santa at Loudoun Ice Centre | Sterling, VA
Also Dec 8, 2019

Dec 7, 2019
Pictures with Santa at Tysons West | Tysons Corner, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Torpedo Factory Art Center Holiday Festival | Alexandria, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Sully Station II Community Association Breakfast with Santa | Centreville, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 7, 2019
Dulles Town Center’s Santa Extravaganza | Sterling, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Chick-fil-A Family Christmas Festival | Fairfax, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Jingle on Lake Anne | Reston, VA

Dec 7, 2019
Tree Lighting at Dulles Landing | Sterling, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Tower Club’s Santa Brunch | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 8, 2019
St. Nick is Visiting Kohl’s Stores | Various Locations
Also Dec 15, 2019

Dec 8, 2019
Christmas Tea with Santa | Falls Church, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Brunch with Santa at 1757 Golf Club | Ashburn, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 8, 2019
Santa Brunch, Hosted by City Tap Loudoun | Ashburn, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 8, 2019
Photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Once Upon a Dream | Vienna, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Santa at Solace Brewing | Dulles, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Winter Wonderland at Burke Lake Park | Fairfax Station, VA
Also Dec 14 & 15, 2019

Dec 8, 2019
Skate with Santa at Loudoun Ice Centre | Sterling, VA

Dec 8, 2019
We Rock the Spectrum’s Cookies & Cocoa with Sensory Santa | Sterling, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Christmas on the Farm at Frying Pan Farm Park | Herndon, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Free Photos with Santa | Centreville, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Meet Santa at Go Bananas | Ashburn, VA

Dec 8, 2019
Santa’s Winter Wonderland, Hosted by Back Street Brews Coffee & Tea House | Lovettsville, VA

Dec 9, 2019
Pictures with Santa | Chantilly, VA
Also Dec 10, 2019

Dec 10, 2019
Busybees’ Date Night with Santa & Mrs. Claus | Fairfax, VA
Also Dec 11, 2019

Dec 10, 2019
Dinner with Santa & Cookie Decorating at Chick-fil-A | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 10, 2019
Pictures with Santa | Chantilly, VA

Dec 11, 2019
Busybees’ Date Night with Santa & Mrs. Claus | Falls Church, VA

Dec 13, 2019
Rockin’ with Rudolph (and Santa!) | Leesburg, VA

Dec 13, 2019
Cookies with Santa | Chantilly, VA

Dec 13, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 14, 20, 21, 22, & 23, 2019

Dec 13, 2019
Selfies with Santa | Chantilly, VA
Also Dec 14 & 15, 2019

Dec 13, 2019
Cookies & Cocoa with Santa | Ashburn, VA

Dec 13, 2019
Santa & Children’s Classics at Bluemont Community Center | Bluemont, VA
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Dec 13, 2019
Cookies with Santa | Alexandria, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Santa at the Mill | Great Falls, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Winter Wonderland at Worldgate | Herndon, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Brunch with Santa, Hosted by Bristow Manor Golf Club | Bristow, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Santa at the Brew House, Hosted by Lake Anne Brew House | Reston, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa and the Manassas Volunteer Fire Company | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Donuts with Santa, Hosted at Building Kidz School | Leesburg, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Leesburg’s Christmas & Holiday Parade, Featuring Santa | Leesburg, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Photos with Santa at Lindsay Volkswagen | Sterling, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Ford’s Fish Shack | Chantilly, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Santa’s Workshop & Breakfast, Hosted by Dave & Buster’s | Springfield, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Cookies with Santa | Reston, VA
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Dec 14, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 20, 21, 22, & 23, 2019

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Vine Church | Falls Church, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Winter Wonderland at Burke Lake Park | Fairfax Station, VA
Also Dec 15, 2019

Dec 14, 2019
Lake Jackson Volunteer Fire Department’s Breakfast with Santa | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Leesburg Diner | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Selfies with Santa | Chantilly, VA
Also Dec 15, 2019

Dec 14, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Winter WonderLansdowne | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 21, 2019

Dec 14, 2019
Lunch with Santa | Fairfax, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Nordstrom | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Cookies and Milkshake with Santa at North Star Stables | Catharpin, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Santa’s Workshop at Dave & Buster’s | Springfield, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Pancakes with Santa, Hosted by Burke Volunteer Fire Department | Burke, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Maggiano’s | Springfield, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Pictures with Santa at Hooray for Books | Alexandria, VA
Also Dec 21, 2019

Dec 14, 2019
Cookies with Santa at Lovettsville Library | Lovettsville, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Manassas Park Community Center | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Ashburn Ice House Santa Skate | Ashburn, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Purcellville’s Breakfast with Santa | Purcellville, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Norstrom’s Breakfast with Santa | Tysons Corner, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Santa’s Critters & Craft | Springfield, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Breakfast with Santa Cow | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 14, 2019
Ridgetop Coffe’s Saturday with Santa | Sterling, VA

Dec 14, 2019
Christmas Around the World with Cornerstone Ballet | Chantilly, VA

Dec 15, 2019
Santa Brunch, Hosted by River Creek Club | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 15, 2019
Santa Brunch Buffet at O’Faolain’s Irish Restaurant & Pub | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 15, 2019
Christmas Parade & Holiday Festivities | Purcellville, VA

Dec 15, 2019
Santa visits the Winery at La Grange | Haymarket, VA

Dec 15, 2019
St. Nick is Visiting Kohl’s Stores | Various Locations

Dec 15, 2019
The American Girl Store’s Santa Brunch | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 15, 2019
Pancakes with Santa | Arlington, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 15, 2019
Winter Wonderland at Burke Lake Park | Fairfax Station, VA

Dec 15, 2019
Selfies with Santa | Chantilly, VA

Dec 15, 2019
Santa is Coming to Erin Condren | Fairfax, VA

Dec 15, 2019
A Christmas Tea with Santa at Wheatland Spring Farm + Brewery | Waterford, VA

Dec 15, 2019
Lunch with Santa at The Melting Pot | Reston, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Daily Until Dec 24, 2019
Santa’s Flight Academy at Fair Oaks Mall | Fairfax, VA

Dec 17, 2019
Sully Plaza Santa Party | Chantilly, VA

Dec 18, 2019
Visit with Santa, Hosted by Chick-fil-A | Vienna, VA

Dec 19, 2019
Photos with Santa & Elf Cow, Hosted by Chick-fil-A George Washington | Ashburn, VA

Dec 20, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 21, 22, & 23, 2019

Dec 21, 2019
Santa Visits Pump It Up! | Ashburn, VA
Also Dec 22, 2019

Dec 21, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at the Hilton Garden Inn | Arlington, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Doughnuts with Santa at Douglass Community Center | Leesburg, VA
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Dec 21, 2019
Breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus at Once Upon a Dream | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Lunch with Santa, Hosted by Glory Days Grill | Reston, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Pictures with Santa, Hosted by Ted Pharmacy | Aldie, VA

Dec 21, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 22 & 23, 2019

Dec 21, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Winter WonderLansdowne | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Jimmy’s Christmas Party for Kids | Herndon, VA

Dec 21, 2019
Breakfast with Santa at Maggiano’s | McLean, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Pictures with Santa at Hooray for Books | Alexandria, VA

Dec 21, 2019
Sleigh Rides & Santa at Seven Corners Center | Falls Church, VA

Dec 21, 2019
Santa Visits Kid Junction | Chantilly, VA

Dec 21, 2019
Breakfast with the Grinch at UNO Pizzeria & Grill | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Matchbox Pizza | Fairfax, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 21, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Leesburg Public House | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 22, 2019
Breakfast with Santa. Hosted by the Zone | Ashburn, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 22, 2019
Santa Visits EcoFunPlay | Vienna, VA

Dec 22, 2019
Brunch with Santa, Hosted by Cocina on Market | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 22, 2019
Santa Visits Pump It Up! | Ashburn, VA

Dec 22, 2019
Sunday Brunch with Santa, Hosted by Dog Money Restaurant & Brewery | Leesburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 22, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA
Also Dec 23, 2019

Dec 22, 2019
Brunch with Santa at Morais Vineyards & Winery | Bealeton, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 23, 2019
Christmas Village at Leesburg Animal Park | Leesburg, VA

Dec 22, 2019
Breakfast with Santa, Hosted by Sully’s Pour House | Herndon, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends

Dec 23, 2019
Santa Claus Visits Sweet Frog | Ashburn, VA

Dec 24, 2019
Skate-N-Fun Zone’s Breakfast with Santa Skate | Manassas, VA
Part of our Guide: Dine with Santa & Friends


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