1st Weekend of the Christmas Celebration

It truly is the most wonderful time of the year! We can’t wait for the kick off of the Santa Claus Christmas Celebration this weekend! …

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Santa Claus Arts & Crafts Show: A Shopping Extravaganza

What’s on your Christmas shopping list this year?  Festive décor to deck your halls?  Unique handmade gifts for an equally unique someone?  Incredible crafts and …

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Your Ultimate Thanksgiving Weekend Itinerary

After the turkey’s been carved, the thanks given, and the family fed, it’s official: Christmastime is here!   And here in Santa Claus, Indiana, we’re kicking …

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A Family Tradition

If there’s one thing we hear about pretty often, it’s nostalgic family memories. For decades, families have been visiting Santa Claus, Indiana, to pass on the family fun …

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Four Months until Christmas

Just a few weeks of summer remaining! Don’t worry, there’s still plenty of time to experience your favorite rides at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari, …

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Letters to Santa

A guest post by Emily Thompson, former Executive Director of the Santa Claus Museum & Village.  “Dear Santa Claus, Indiana, Does Santa Claus live in …

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Just a Few of Our Favorites

Did you know that the town of Santa Claus received over 22,000 letters to Santa in 2018?  And did you know “Santa’s Elves” help Santa reply …

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Santa Claus Christmas Celebration 2018

A picture is worth a thousand words. The 2018 Santa Claus Christmas Celebration has officially come and gone! That means Christmas is approaching. We are definitely looking forward …

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Five Must-Do Things Before Christmas

Take a deep breath — we know the holidays are busy. We know you’re scrambling to finish your Christmas shopping and to get everything wrapped. …

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Where To Eat During The Santa Claus Christmas Celebration

The Santa Claus Christmas Celebration is in full swing the first three weekends of December. You’ll work up an appetite with special events like the …

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Letters to Santa: What You Need to Know

Each year the Santa Claus Post Office (the only one in the world with Santa’s name!) receives thousands of letters to Santa from children all …

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5 Spots for Sweets

 Savor the sweet life in Santa Claus, Indiana! Santa’s favorite treats couldn’t fit in just one store. Are you craving peanut butter fudge or maybe …

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