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Where to Find Santa in Metro Detroit 2020

It’s time to don your children in their dress attire and get those adorable photos with Santa.  Here are some locations we have been told Santa and his elves will be visiting this year.  We hope you and your family have a most magical Christmas season.  

Find Santa in Macomb County

The Mall at Partridge Creek
November 21st until December 24th, 2020
17420 Hall Rd. Clinton Twp., MI 48038
(586) 416-3839
Guests are invited to capture memories of a lifetime with professional quality photos with Santa. Advance reservations and appointments to visit Santa are strongly encouraged. 
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Santa at Lakeside Mall!
11/21/20 until 12/24/20
Lakeside Mall, Sterling Heights, MI
Visit with Santa November 21 – December 24, 2020
To help guests capture a one-on-one visit with Santa this holiday season, Lakeside Mall is offering a contactless in-person Santa experience with enhanced safety protocols such as offering a reservation system to avoid overcrowding, requiring guests and staff to wear a face covering and daily temperature checks and health screenings for all staff.
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VISIT SANTA at Macomb Mall
November 27th until December 24th, 2020
A visit with Santa is a special time for children and families, especially this year. Everyone is looking for a little more magic in their lives and a visit with Santa is an experience you’ll never forget. Santa will return to his magical chalet at Macomb Mall on November 27. 
Reservations are strongly encouraged. Book your visit today at www.WhereIsSanta.comWalk-up visits will be available as space allows. 
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Where is Santa in Oakland County?

Photos with Santa Great Lakes Crossing
November 27th until December 24th, 2020
4000 Baldwin Rd. Auburn Hill, MI 48326
In conjunction with their photo partner, Cherry Hill Programs, Great Lakes Crossing has reimagined Santa’s Flight Academy into a socially distanced, non-contact holiday experience. All photo sessions are by reservation only. Next, masks are required at all times, including during the photo session. Santa will also maintain a distance of at least six feet from guests at all times. Finally, Great Lakes Crossing will observe a heightened cleaning protocol and provide guests with hand sanitizer.
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Bass Pro Shops “Contactless Claus” Santa Claus Visits
Now until December 24th, 2020
Bass Pro Shops @ Great Lakes Crossing, 4000 Baldwin Rd. Auburn Hill, MI 48326
Visit with Santa for FREE! Reservations, social distancing as well as temperature screenings are required. Santa will have a “magic shield” for a “Contactless Claus” visit.

Birmingham Santa House at Shain Park
November 28 & 29, December 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20 & 24, 2020
151 Martin Street Birmingham, MI 48009
Throughout the entire holiday season, families are invited to schedule an appointment (one per family, please) to visit Santa in front of his quaint “home” under the pavilion in Shain Park. Santa visits will be socially distanced. Families are asked to wear masks while they are waiting, but they may remove them for their photo.
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Santa in the Food Court at Laurel Park Place
Friday, November 27 through Thursday, December 24
37700 W 6 Mile Rd Livonia MI 48152 734-462-1100
We are excited to continue the tradition of hosting Santa to meet and greet all kids and kids-at-heart. Santa is doing many things differently this year, and because of that, we are providing multiple options for you and your loved ones to see Santa. 

Twelve Oaks Mall
27500 Novi Rd. Novi, MI 48377 248-348-9400
Friday, November 27 through Thursday, December 24  
In conjunction with our photo partner, Cherry Hill Programs, we’ve reimagined Santa’s Flight Academy into a socially distanced, non-contact holiday experience. All photo sessions are by reservation only and prepayment is required. Santa will stay 6 ‘away from all visitors and will have his mask on at all times, as it is required of all visitors. 

Santa at Somerset Collection
December 2nd until December 24th, 2020
2800 West Big Beaver Road, Troy, MI 48084
Somerset Collection will make this Christmastime happy and memorable while keeping our guests, Santa, and staff safe and healthy. To achieve that goal, Wednesdays through Sundays will feature scheduled pre-paid, non-refundable photo-visits with the Jolly Old Elf himself with proceeds benefitting the Leader Dogs For The Blind. All photos will be socially distanced, Santa and everyone else ages 2 and over must wear a face covering. Have a Happy Holiday!
Selfies with Santa will take place on Mondays as well as Tuesdays. Santa will be so happy to be in your photo as he waves to you from the balcony of his magical castle. No reservations required.

Village Of Rochester Hills
November 20 until December 24th, 2020
104 N. Adams Rd. Rochester Hills, MI 48309 248-375-9451
The visit with Santa may look a bit different this year, but you can make your reservation to see Santa without all the commercial hype. It is a free visit and no cost because you get to take your own photos. Enjoy the magic of “Santa’s Snug” by making your reservation today and start your holiday tradition at the Village of Rochester Hills. *No walk-up Santa visits will be allowed this year to eliminate any crowds or waiting in line.

Visit with Santa in Washtenaw County

Lights. Camera. Santa! at Briarwood Mall
Nov. 27 – Dec. 24, 2020
100 Briarwood Circle Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Due to Covid, a reservation is required. This will be a socially-distanced experience. Santa, as well as his helper elves, will be wearing masks. Guests are also required to wear a mask as mandated by local health authorities.
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Get Your Picture with Santa Wayne County

Eastland Center
Dates/times TBA 2020
18000 Vernier Rd. Harper Woods, MI 48225
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Santa Photos at Fairlane Town Center
November 27th until December 24th, 2020
18900 Michigan Avenue Dearborn, MI 48126
Reservations to visit Santa are strongly encouraged. Walk-up visits will also be available as space allows throughout the day. Finally, holiday photo packages are available.
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Photos with Santa at West Court Southland Center
Now until December 24th, 2020
23000 Eureka Road, Taylor, MI 48180
(734) 374-2800
If you’re looking for a fun and festive way to celebrate the holiday season in Taylor, MI, you’re in luck—we’re offering photos with Santa at Southland Center! Visit us in the West Court to get your professional pics with Santa taken.
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