Illustrated silhouette of Santa's sleigh and reindeer rendered in white against a red background

Photos With Santa

Santa Magic is Back

Get Ready to Smile with Santa!

The magic of the holiday season comes alive with a visit to Santa’s winter wonderland. Santa is here now through December 24th and is located at Center Court, Near Macy's. A visit with Santa is always free and photo packages are available for purchase. 

What to Expect During Your Visit with Santa

  • Choose your experience to capture the magic, socially distant or sit with Santa.
  • Santa is vaccinated. Cherry Hill (the photography operator) Company Policy requires all staff, including holiday characters, be vaccinated except for medical and religious exemptions. COVID testing is mandatory for exempt employees.
  • Guests can take off their masks to capture the photo if they desire. It is the Guests’ choice to decide what makes them feel the most comfortable. Subject to change per local mandates.
  • Hand sanitizer available upon entering and exiting.
  • The set is deep cleaned for the health and well-being of guests.
  • To reduce touch points, all guests are asked to text 360.488.0880 upon arrival to start your Santa experience.

Schedule Your Spot to Meet the Big Guy

Reservations are recommended to help reduce wait time and it's easy:

  1. Make your reservation now
  2. Show up at your reserved time, and be sure to follow posted signage to ensure proper social distancing
  3. Share your wish list with Santa and his helpers
  4. Make a lasting memory and get your photo taken with Santa

Pet Nights with Santa

Bring your furry friends along with the family to get their photo taken with Santa!

  • Mondays, November 29, December 6 & 13 from 4PM - 8PM
  • General admission and reservations available on Pet Nights.
  • Cats and dogs only. Please be sure to have your pet on a leash or in a pet carrier.
  • Please enter through mall entrance on the lower level near Round 1 Amusement & Sleep Number.

Special Character Nights with Santa

Meet & Greet some of your favorite holiday characters at Santa HQ!
Enjoy fun photo opportunities with Santa and the characters plus holiday crafts and giveaways from 5PM - 7PM.

  • Wednesday, December 1st: Elf on the Shelf
  • Wednesday, December 8th: Buddy the Elf & Jovi
  • Wednesday, December 15th: The Grinch
  • Reservations recommended if you want a photo with Santa and the character.

Sensory Santa Event

Join us on Sunday, December 12th from 9:30AM - 10:30AM for a sensory-friendly event for all ages and abilities without sensory triggers like lights, music or crowds. Click here to register.


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Deptford Mall Santa Hours

November 12-December 24:

Fri. 11/12: 12pm-7pm
Sat. 11/13: 11am-7pm
Sun.11/14: 12am-6pm
Mon. 11/15 - Thurs. 11/18: 2pm-7pm
Fri. 11/19: 10am-8pm
Sat. 11/20: 10am-8pm
Sun.11/21: 11am-6pm
Mon. 11/22: 12pm-7pm
Tues 11/23: 12pm-7pm
Wed. 11/24: 10am-8pm
Thurs. 11/25: Closed - Thanksgiving
Fri. 11/26: 10am-8pm
Sat. 11/27: 10am-8pm
Sun.11/28: 11am-6pm
Mon. 11/29 - Sat. 12/4: 10am-8pm
Sun. 12/5: 11am-6pm
Mon. 12/6 - Sat. 12/11: 10am-8pm
Sun. 12/12: 11am-7pm
Mon. 12/13 - Sat. 12/18: 10am-8pm
Sun. 12/19: 11am-7pm
Mon. 12/20 - Thurs. 12/23: 10am-8pm
Fri. 12/24: 10am-5pm

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