Celebration In the Oaks
Santa will be available every night for pictures through December 23rd. Mrs. Claus joins Santa on Friday and Saturday nights. Pictures packages start at $15. Save $5 with this coupon!
Santa At New Orleans ARea Malls
The Esplanade Mall
Santa arrives on November 15th for pictures and will be available through 7pm on December 24th. Hours: 11am-8pm Monday through Saturday with breaks from 1-2pm and 5-5:30pm and 12-6pm on Sunday with a break from 2-2:45pm.
Lakeside Shopping Center
Santa arrives on November 17th with activities, crafts and a parade from 8-10am (parade at 9:45am). Santa will then be available for pictures through Christmas Eve in the mall’s center court.
Oakwood Shopping Center
Santa arrives at his workshop in the Mall for pictures starting November 17th and is available until Christmas eve. Hours are 12-8pm on Monday through Saturday and 12-6pm on Sunday.
Breakfast with santa in New ORleans
De La Salle’s Breakfast With Santa
Enjoy a breakfast buffet, crafts, and more in the De La Salle School Lobby from 8:30am-Noon on December 1st. Santa will arrive at 9am by Street Car and be available to pictures. Cost is $15 per person if purchased before noon on November 30th and $20 if purchased after noon on November 30th. More Information
Kenner’s Breakfast with Santa
Enjoy a pancake and sausage breakfast that includes pictures with Santa, games, arts and crafts and more at the Kenner Pavillion (3800 Loyola Dr., Kenner) at 9am on December 1st and 15th. Cost is $8 per adult and $5 per child. Register Here
Robert’s Fresh Market Gingerbread Party
Build your own gingerbread house, have brunch (coffee and mimosas for mom and dad) and having a special visit from Santa on December 2nd from 9:30-11am at Robert’s Fresh Market on Robert E. Lee. Cost is $20 per child, adults free with child. Purchase Tickets
WVFD Breakfast with Santa
Support the Westwego Volunteer Fire Department on December 8th from 9am-NOON at the Westwego Civic Center. Enjoy a pancake breakfast, crafts and fun. Cost is $10 per person and $5 for Santa Pictures. Children 2 and under are free.
Enjoy a breakfast buffet, Santa photos, crafts, a sing-a-long with Vince Vance and the Valianettes and more at Deanies in the French Quarter on December 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th from 9-11:30am. Cost is $45 per person, children 3 and under are free. Purchase Tickets
Brunch With Santa
Families can have brunch at the Bourbon Orleans with Santa and friends December 8th, 9th, and 23rd at 10am and 1:30pm. Prices are $65/ adults, $30 / children 4 through 12, and Free for children 3 and under. Call 504-571-4672 for reservations. More Information
Breakfast With Santa
Enjoy a pancake breakfast, activities, crafts and Santa Pictures at Metairie Ridge Presbyterian Church on December 15th from 9-11am. FREE
Dave and Busters Breakfast With Santa
Enjoy a pancake breakfast, a $10 or $20 Power Card with unlimited video game play, holiday crafts and a photo with Santa from 9am-NOON on December 15th at Dave and Busters. Purchase Tickets
Breakfast with Papa Noel
Breakfast with cookie decorating, crafts and fun on December 21st at 9am at the Ritz Carlton Hotel. Cost is $60 per person. Call 504-262-5048 to make reservations.
Holiday Teas With santa in New ORleans
Teddy Bear Tea at the Roosevelt
Christmas Tea with Santa and his elves at the Teddy Bear Tea at the Roosevelt Hotel at various times from November 24th through Christmas Eve. Cost is $72 for adults and $52 for children. Purchase tickets
Papa Noel Tea
Special holiday celebration with Papa Noel at 11am on December 1st, 2nd, 8th, 9th, and 15th-24th at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Cost is $65 per person. Make Reservations
Holiday Tea At Longue Vue
Longue Vue House and Gardens will be all decked out for the holidays and this special tea for children with holiday crafts and photos with Santa. Cost is $50 for members and $60 for non members. Santa photos are $15. Purchase Tickets – December 15th and December 18th.
Teddy Bear Tea at the Royal Sonesta
Tea with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Royal Sonesta on December 15th-16h and 20th-23rd at 11am and 2pm. Cost $59 for adults and $34 for children. VIP tickets are $74 for adults and $49 for children. Purchase Tickets
Cajun Holiday Tea With Papa Noel
Take a cruise on the Creole Queen with Papa Noel December 22nd and 23rd! Prices are $59 / adults, $39 / children 3-12 and $10/ 3 and under. Purchase Tickets
Free Photos With Santa
Santa at Metairie Bank
Take photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus from 5:30-7:30pm on December 5th. Free gifts for the kids, free raffle for adults, refreshments and more at the Metairie Bank Main Office Lobby (3344 Metairie Rd.).
Photos with the Grinch
Take pictures with the Grinch in Santa’s sleigh on December 6th from 6-7:30pm at the Velvet Catcus (6300 Argonne Blvd).
Free Photos With Santa
December 7th, 8th, 14th and 15th from 6-9pm at Deanies Seafood in the French Quarter. Cocoa, cookies, and free photos with Santa.
CHRISTMAS ON THE BAYOU
Starts with Mass at 6pm at Cabrini High School on December 8th. Following mass there will be a living nativity, performances by the Cabrini Cheerleaders and Eclipse Dance Team, and candlelight caroling from the Cabrini Chamber Ensemble to welcome Santa who will arrive by boat on Bayou St. John. After Santa arrives there will be hot chocolate, treats and Santa pictures in the gym.
STORYTIME WITH SANTA
Storytime and Santa pictures at Courtney Gulledge State Farm (2020 Dickory Ave, Harahan) on December 8th from 10am-NOON.
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