When it comes to Christmas in Tampa, there's no face more recognizable than that of big ol' Santa Claus. From the oldest people to the youngest kids, it seems like everyone recognizes St. Nick. If the kids want some face time with this saint of Christmas, there are plenty of places to find him in Tampa Bay. Here are a few places to take pictures with Santa in Tampa.
Santa will also be appearing at a ton of malls in the Tampa Bay area throughout the holiday season, check out our Holiday Mall Guide for Santa mall appearances in Tampa, mall hours throughout the holiday season, and more.
Night of Lights
at One More Child
One More Child invites you to another tree-mendous Christmas light drive-thru experience! Families will caravan through One More Child's property loop to see decorated cottage homes, Santa on his sleigh and a live nativity scene!
Annual Downtown Tampa Christmas Parade 2021
at Downtown Tampa
Get ready to celebrate at the Annual Downtown Tampa Christmas Parade on December 4th with all of the family! See Santa in Tampa at one of the best Christmas parades ever with a festival for kids after the parade and the annual Tree Lighting in Tampa.
Breakfast with Santa
at GFWC Tampa Woman’s Club
Enjoy a morning with the clauses including photos with Santa, breakfast with Mrs. Clause, and a mimosa for the adults.