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Santa Sightings

You've been nice this year? Check! You've made your wish list for Santa? Check! You've checked that very important list, twice? Check! It's time to visit with the jolly gentleman in the red suit!

Santa has been found all around Butler County, Ohio listening to the wishes of little ones. Find out where you can share a magical moment with Santa this holiday season.


Christmas at the Junction

EnterTRAINment Junction

November 16 - January 1

Take an awe-inspiring journey to the North Pole, and visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus! Mrs. Claus will treat you to cookies in her kitchen as you prepare your wish list for Santa. Santa visits with kiddos from 11AM until close every day, with a 30 minute nap at 3PM. Keep in mind, Santa will go on vacation after Christmas! See EnterTRAINment Junction's website to purchase tickets.

Christmas at the Junction


Liberty Center Santa Photos

Liberty Center

November 19 - December 24

Find the holly jolly gentleman in the Foundry Living Room, and accomplish some holiday shopping! The visit with Santa is free. Photo packages start at $20.

Santa tip: You can make a free same-day reservation at the Santa photo check-in!

 Liberty Center Santa

Photo Credit : Liberty Center


Light up Middletown

Smith Park

November 28 - December 31

Load up the car and head to Middletown for an evening of festive family fun. Check out driving display, Light Up Middletown (admission by donation), and get your Santa time in too. See Santa and Mrs. Claus every Friday & Saturday evening from 7-9PM through December 21. 

Light up Middletown


Paint With Santa

You're Fired Pottery Studio

December 8 – December 15

Santa is coming to You're Fired in Oxford, Ohio! Kids will love  this opportunity to paint with Santa and his elves! Paint a Jumbo Ornament (5.5 inches) or a Santa n' Me Plate. This fun night will also include a special little present from Santa, and a photo to pick up with your pottery one week after the event. Check out their website for registration, dates and times. 


Cabela's Christmas

Cabela's West Chester

November 16 - December 24

The countdown to Christmas is on at Cabela's in Santa's Wonderland! Stop by and get your picture taken from 10AM-8PM, and your dog is welcome, too! One complimentary 4x6 photo will be provided. Feel free to bring your own camera for additional photos. 


Photo Credit : Cabela's

Here's to happy family photos with Santa this holiday season!



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