Santa Claus is coming to town! (Actually, he’s already here in many ‘hoods.) We found more places to grab a snap with St. Nick than ever before this year. Here’s where you can meet the jolly man himself in his red and white glory, snag a picture, a hug, and even lunch with him. Click through to find your family’s Santa!

For a Santa While Shopping

Now through Christmas Eve at The Queens Center Mall in Elmhurst, Santa will be available for photos and visits at his Headquarters presented by HGTV, located on Level 2, Center Court. Reservations available, but not required. Santa’s hours are very specific, so click here
to see and reserve your times and dates. 

The mall is also hosting various holiday event throughout the season, including toy drives and breakfast with Santa.

Queens Center
90-15 Queens Blvd
Elmhurst, Queens

photo: via Queens Center Facebook page 


Where does your family get a snap with Santa? Tell us in the comments below!

— Rachel Sokol