Top Breakfasts With Santa

December 7, 2012 5:47 PM

There’s no time like the present to take the kiddos for a once in a lifetime chance to have breakfast (or lunch!) and take a memorable photo with Santa. And yes, Santa CAN certainly be at all these places at once!! We believe! – Jennifer Oxenford

Breakfast with Santa

Head out to Sahara Sam’s Oasis in New Jersey for a very unique breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 8th from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. Santa will give a magical presentation explaining just how he gets all those toys delivered to kids in one night. Plus, enjoy reindeer games with Pickles the Elf and SAMdolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. The day includes a hot breakfast buffet, photo opportunities with Santa and admission to Sahara Sam’s Oasis Water Park. Tickets $29.95 per person. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance.

Breakfast with Santa

New Jersey’s Garden State Discovery Museum hosts a special breakfast with the Big Guy on Saturday, December 15th at 12 p.m. (earlier seating sold out already). This buffet-style breakfast is sure to satisfy, and after eating the kids can enjoy songs and stories with Santa and of course, a photo opp too. Tickets are $15 for non-members for adults and children. Purchase tickets in advance.

Brunch with Santa

Kids and adults alike will love to have brunch with Santa on Saturday, December 8th and 15th at the Camden Children’s Garden. The buffet brunch will be provided by Tortilla Press restaurant. Two seatings are available at 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. $10 per child, $12 per adult. Admission to the Garden is offered at the reduced rate of $4 for brunch guests.

Lunch with Santa Cruise

There may not be a more unique way to dine with Santa than at this Lunch with Santa cruise on the Spirit of Philadelphia. Diners of all ages can enjoy a buffet lunch on the boat along with special holiday music and entertainment as well as a visit from Santa. The Santa Lunch Cruise sets sail on Saturday, December 8th and Sunday, December 9th. Boarding begins at 11 a.m. and cruise runs from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Price $40.90 per adult; $24.95 per child; ages 12 and under cruise free (limit 1 free child under 12 with paying adult).

Breakfast with Santa at Winterthur

Enjoy a delicious buffet breakfast with Santa at Winterthur, the childhood home of horticulturist Henry Francis du Pont, which has been turned into a public garden and museum. The event happens Dec. 8th and 15th with two seatings per day at 9 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Tickets $18 for children ages 1-12, $28 for adults.(Members $21).

Brunch with Santa

It’s Brunch with Santa this season at Norristown’s Elmwood Park Zoo running December 15th, 16th, 22nd and 23rd with seatings at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Brunch features a buffet, holiday craft making, and of course a photo shoot with Santa! $20 per person, children ages 2 and under free. Members get 10% off. Seating is limited so be sure to reserve early.

Jennifer Oxenford is a mother of two and the founder of phillyfun4kids,, your place to find free (and mostly free!) things to do with your kids in and around this great city of motherly love. You can also follow phillyfun4kids on Twitter at twitter/phillyfun4kids.
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