Where to Meet Santa on Long Island

Where to Meet Santa on Long Island

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Here are some of the best places to meet Santa Claus in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

Wondering where to take photos with Santa? We've put together the best places to meet Santa in Nassau and Suffolk counties.

 

Photos with Santa in Nassau County

FREE Meet Santa in Person 
WHEN:
 Nov. 24-Dec. 22, Monday-Friday, 1-4pm and 5-8pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-1pm and 2-6pm
WHERE: Hicks Nurseries, 100 Jericho Turnpike, Westbury 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Meet Santa and don't forget to bring your camera. 
WANT TO GO? 516-334-0066. hicksnurseries.com. 
 

FREE Santa at Roosevelt Field 
WHEN:
 Nov. 2-Dec. 23, daily, 10am-9:30pm
WHERE: Roosevelt Field Mall, 63 Old Country Road, Garden City 
AGES: 3-12 
WHAT: Children can stop by to whisper their wish list, then have their magical moment with Santa captured forever with keepsake photos. 
WANT TO GO? 516-742-8001. simon.com. 
 

Christmas at Westbury House 
WHEN:
 Nov. 24-Dec. 30, Friday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
WHERE: Old Westbury Gardens, 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Make a visit to Westbury House part of your holiday tradition. With decorated period rooms, Santa, cookies, and cider, this holiday celebration is a must for the entire family. 
WANT TO GO? $12; $10 seniors; $7 children ages 7-17; free for children younger than 7. 516-333-0048. oldwestburygardens.org. 

RELATED: Get Nassau Holiday Happenings Sent to You

Photos with Santa in Suffolk County

FREE Annual Christmas Tree Lighting 
WHEN:
 Sunday, Dec. 3, 5pm
WHERE: Heritage Center, 633 Mount Sinai Coram Road, Mount Sinai 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies, listen to Christmas carols, and hang out with Santa Claus. 
WANT TO GO? 631-384-8900. msheritagetrust.org. 
 

Christmas Party! 
WHEN:
 Friday, Dec. 8, 5-7pm
WHERE: Safari Adventure, 1074 Pulaski St., Riverhead 
AGES: Newborn-5 
WHAT: Visit with Santa, Queen Elsa, and others; hear The Polar Express read; make magican reindeer food; and write letters to the North Pole. 
WANT TO GO? $9.99-$24.99. 631-727-4386. thesafariadventure.com. 
 

FREE Annual Reenactment of the Flying Santa 
WHEN:
 Saturday, Dec. 9, 11:30am-12:30pm
WHERE: Fire Island Lighthouse, Robert Moses State Park parking field 5, Fire Island 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Santa arrives at the lighthouse in this holiday event. 
WANT TO GO? 631-661-4876. fireislandlighthouse.com. 
 

Santa Brunch 
WHEN:
 Sunday, Dec. 10, 10am, 12pm, and 2pm
WHERE: Long Island Aquarium, 431 E. Main St., Riverhead 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Enjoy a buffet brunch in the Sea Star Ballroom, make a special take-home holiday keepsake, and capture a family photo with Santa. 
WANT TO GO? $49.95; $24.95 children ages 3-12; free for children younger than 3. 631-208-9200. longislandaquarium.com.
 

Breakfast With Santa 
WHEN:
 Sunday, Dec. 10, 8am, 10am, and 12pm
WHERE: Heritage Center, 633 Mount Sinai Coram Road, Mount Sinai 
AGES: All 
WHAT: Ticket includes a full buffet breakfast, holiday music sing-along, and a picture with Santa. Reservations required. 
WANT TO GO? $18; $13 children; free for children younger than 3. 631-384-8900. msheritagetrust.org. 
 

RELATED: Get Suffolk Holiday Happenings Sent to You   
 

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