Santa Sightings

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 11 - December 31

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


Holiday Lights on the Hill

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum

November 17 - December 31

Join in on a holiday family favorite and experience the beauty of Holiday Lights on the Hill. Drive through a 2 mile round-trip magical winter wonderland of Pyramid Hill lights and monumental sculptures glowing with holiday spirit. See Pyramid Hill's website for admission cost.

Make sure to stop by on December 18th to meet with Santa and tell him what you want this year!

Holiday Lights on the Hill Pyramid Hill


Liberty Center Santa Photos

Liberty Center

November 18 - December 24

Find the holly jolly gentleman in the Foundry Living Room, and accomplish some holiday shopping! Feel free to take your own photos, or purchase a 5x7 photo for only $5.

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

 Liberty Center Santa

Image: Liberty Center


Light up Middletown

Smith Park

November 23 - 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 23. 

Light up Middletown


Cabela's Christmas

Cabela's West Chester

November 25 - December 17

The countdown to Christmas is on at Cabela's. Stop by and get your picture taken from 10AM-3PM, and your dog is welcome, too! One complimentary photo will be provided. Feel free to bring your own camera for additional photos.


Trenton Country Christmas

Barn-n-Bunk Farm Market

December 9

Take a picture with Santa and tell him what you want this year then stop to see the Grinch too. Enjoy face painting, cookie decorating, door prizes, and delicious food while getting into the holiday spirit!


Christmas on the Corner

Monroe Historical Society

December 9-10

Add a little history to your holidays. This free family event will take place from 5-8PM each evening. The museum will be filled with holiday cheer and beautiful vintage decorations. Listen to the sounds of holiday music, children laughing and of course, enjoy a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

Christmas on the Corner Monroe

Image: Monroe Historical Society


Ice Skating with Santa

Goggin Ice Center

December 16

Santa is lacing up his skates and hitting the ice at Goggin Ice Center this Saturday, December 16 from 4-7PM. Do a lap or two with Santa the jolliest skater of them all! 


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