Suffolk! Where to Find Santa in Suffolk, VA


Where To Find SANTA in Suffolk VA

Santa is a very busy guy this time of year.

With that in mind, we have a list for you to make it easier to track him down for those memorable holiday meetings, and of course, family photographs!

All of these events in Suffolk (and many more) can be found on our Website Calendar. If you have a Santa appearance to add to this FREE Listing please SUBMIT IT HERE.

Don't miss our other BIG LISTS of Seasonal Fun including Where to Find Santa in Hampton Roads (all cities), Dining with Santa, Holiday Parades, Holiday Performances, Hampton Roads Lights Displays and more!

Featured Listings:




Dates: Friday, November 16, 2018 beginning at 6pm
Where: Market Park at Seaboard Station Railroad Museum, 326 North Main Street, Suffolk, VA
WhatThe event rings in the holidays with the park opening at 6pm. Watch the 32' tree light up when the switch is flipped at 6:15 p.m., illuminating Suffolk for the holiday season. Be there when Santa arrives in style (around 6:30 p.m.), and enjoy seasonal music courtesy of local choirs.  Be sure to bring along your camera to capture your children's smiling faces as they whisper their Christmas wishes to Santa Claus. Stick around to purchase tasty treats, as your children decorate their letter to Santa, watch puppet shows, and visit the Suffolk Seaboard Station Railroad Museum. There will also be horse and carriage rides available for purchase!
Cost: Free

ReStored: A Downtown Pop-Up Shop Initiative

Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 10am-4pm
Where: 100 Block of North Main Street Suffolk, VA 23434
What: {Re}Stored will be open to the public free of charge. Free parking will be available throughout the downtown area as well. As part of Suffolk’s “Love Local, Buy Suffolk” initiative, the {Re}Stored event encourages residents and visitors to support owner-operated businesses, as well as support the continued effort of revitalizing the Downtown Suffolk area. Guests to the event will also enjoy complimentary coffee and refreshments, live entertainment, visits from Santa, and much more!
Cost: Free and open to the public with ample parking nearby


Dates: Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 5-8:30pm
WhereKing's Highway, Driver Village, Suffolk
What: Come on out to Driver for a fun evening. Santa will arrive at 6:30 on a fire truck and will proceed into Harmony House where you can sit on his lap and take your own pictures. There will be free popcorn, chili and hot cocoa while supplies last. This is a free event but we will be collecting can goods for the local food pantry and also collecting toys for Toys for Tots.
Cost: Free.


Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 8:30-10:30am
Where: Hilton Garden Inn Suffolk 100 East Constance Road Suffolk, VA 
What: Join the fun on Saturday, December 1, 2018, for Breakfast with Santa! You'll get to partake in a delicious breakfast buffet that the whole family can enjoy, while kids can participate in coloring station fun and make an awesome holiday craft...AND get a photo opportunity with the Big Guy! Be sure to bring your camera!
Cost: $4 for kids (ages 2-12) and/or $6 for adults


Dates: Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 11am-1pm
Where: Northern Shores Recreation Center 6701 Respass Beach Road Suffolk, VA
What: Come out for "Lunch with Santa" at the Northern Shores Recreation Center. Children ages 12 and under can participate in this holiday-filled event with a donation of one new, unwrapped toy per child that will be donated to a local charity. Adults wishing to have lunch can do so for $5 per person. Not only can children share their lists with Santa, they can also play games for fun prizes and take a free professional photo with Santa.
Cost: Free with donation of unwrapped toy (children 12 & under). $5 Adults.


Date: Saturday, December 8, 2018 from 8-10:30am
Where: Whaleyville United Methodist Church 6312 Whaleyville Blvd, Suffolk, VA
What: Bring the kids on out to enjoy Breakfast with Santa.  Adults also welcome!  Profits will go to The American Cancer Society Relay For Life. 
Cost: Breakfast is $8, Children ages 3 and under are Free. Bring your cameras or cell phones so you can get your children's picture with Santa.


Dates: Saturday, December 8, 2018 beginning at 7pm
Where: Downtown Suffolk, VA
What: Join in the lights and sounds of the Suffolk Holiday Parade. The parade starts at 7pm. Find the best spot to watch the floats, equestrian units, marching bands and festive vehicles stroll down West Washington Street and take a turn up North Main Street with the parade route ending at Finney Avenue. This year’s Grandstand will be in front of the Suntrust Building in the 100 block of North Main Street. Be there to catch the performances of the local bands and performance groups. Free parking for the event is available in all City public lots including the Godwin Courthouse parking lot, Saratoga Street lot, Commerce Street Lot and Market Park parking lot.
Cost: Free

Meet Santa at the Train Station!

Date: Sunday, December 9, 2018 from 1-5pm. 
Where: Seaboard Station Railroad Museum, 326 North Main Street, Suffolk, VA
When: Bring the kiddos to meet jolly ol' St. Nick! Bring your cameras for photos with Santa. Holiday décor makes this the ideal place to snap a photo with Santa.
Cost: Free and open to the public.  


Dates: December 11, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm
Where: Whaleyville Community Center, 132 Robertson Street, Suffolk, VA
What: Join us for crafts, bounce houses, and a hot cocoa station to warm your spirits. The event is FREE and open to the community. Bring the family out to enjoy a night of fun as we celebrate the holidays. ALSO, enjoy a free photo with Santa!
Cost: participation in this event is FREE

Pictures with Santa

Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018 from 5:30-7:30pm
Where: Chick-fil-A Harbour View 6212 College Dr, Suffolk, Virginia 23435
What: Join us at Chick-fil-A Harbour View for a memorable night of Pictures with Santa and Buy One Give One Cookies! After all, it is the season of giving! 

Kay's Winter Wonderland

Dates: December 15th, 16th, 22nd and 23rd 2018 from 10am-4pm
Where: Kay's Acres, 800 Lummis Rd, Suffolk VA
What: Welcome to Kay's 2nd Annual Winter Wonderland! This year will be better than ever with our new petting zoo and ever-growing horse family! Take a walk through Kay's Winter Wonderland! Enjoy strolling through our festive lights, enjoy a hot cider or cocoa around our warming bonfire, or find that perfect holiday gift! The little ones will love our reindeer games, arts and crafts, pony rides, as well as getting their picture taken with Santa-Pony!!!! And everyone will enjoy the delicious treats being sold at the bake sale! Sure to be fun for the whole family! *Petting Zoo * Ride on Santa's wheeled sled pulled by his mini-pony-reindeer. Yup! It's a thing! *Pictures with Santa and Santa-Pony, reindeer, and elves! (prices coming soon) *Pictures with Miss. Little the Gentle Giant *Special appearances by our beautiful unicorn. *Hot cider and coca (donation) *Bake sale (donation) *Relaxing bonfire (included in admission) *Arts and Crafts *Music *Vendors *Festive lights and atmosphere
Cost: Admission- $10 per family *Pony rides on our decorated ponies $10 per ride. Pictures with Santa, Santa-Pony, Reindeer & Elves: Prices TBA


Dates: December 15, 2018, 1-5pm 
Where: Suffolk Visitor Center, 524 North Main Street, Suffolk VA
What: Bring the kiddos to meet jolly ol' St. Nick! Bring your cameras for photos with Santa. Holiday décor makes this the ideal place to snap a photo with Santa.
Cost: Free


Dates: December 16, 2018, 1-5pm 
Where: Suffolk Visitor Center, 524 North Main Street, Suffolk VA
What: Bring your pet to meet jolly ol' St. Nick! We welcome all friendly, well-behaved critters. Dogs must be leashed. Pet owners are encouraged to bring a donation for the homeless pets at the Suffolk Animal Shelter. The following items are encouraged kitty litter, cat food/kitten chow, dog food/puppy chow, leashes and collars, grooming supplies, toys, crates, towels, blankets, bleach, hand sanitizer & wipes, laundry detergent, dishwashing liquid, trash bags and carriers.
Cost: Free

Storytime with Santa

Date: Sunday, December 16, 2018 from 2-4pm
Where: The SPARC Shoppe 126 N Main Street, Suffolk, Virginia 23434
What: Santa will join us at The SPARC Shoppe for this free family event! Children of all ages will be captivated as Santa reads the Holiday Classic 'Twas the Night Before Christmas and poses for pics. Holiday refreshments will be served and children will have the opportunity for a special visit with Santa. We Ho Ho Hope To see you there! 

Take a Picture with Santa 

Date: Monday, December 17, 2018 from 10am-1pm
Where: Plaza Azteca Suffolk 1467 N Main St, Suffolk, Virginia 23434 What: Join us and enjoy with your kids and Santa!
Cost: Free kids meal buying an adult meal! *Dine in only 


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