Emerald Coast

Santa Sightings

This page lists places to see Santa in the Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County, Florida area.
Kids Okaloosa County, Walton County and Bay County: Santa - Fun 4 Emerald Coast Kids
AJs Holiday Events

Santa will be visiting from the North Pole on Sunday, Dec. 9th just in time for the Destin Boat parade! Parents can bring their kids down to the harbo ...

Dec 9
Hours: 5-7
Area: Destin/Niceville
Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL, 32541
Bass Pro Santa Wonderland


Daily beginning Nov 10-Christmas Eve
Hours: varies by day
Area: Destin/Niceville
Legendary Drive, Destin, FL, 32541
Baytowne Holiday Concert Series and Visits with Santa

Get in the winter spirit with us and listen to some of your favorite holiday classics. Every Wednesday this December enjoy our Holiday edition of the ...

Wednesdays in December
Hours: 6-8
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin, FL
Cookies and Cocoa with Santa

Free Event - Join the staff of the Early Learning Coalition of the Emerald Coast for photos, crafts, and fun as they host Cookies & Cocoa with Santa. ...

Dec 8
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
pin Early Learning Coalition of The Emerald Coast 1130 N. Eglin Parkway, Shalimar, FL
Destin Commons: Jolly Jubilee

Jolly Jubilee features an array of holiday entertainment to include the following performance schedule: Saturday, November 24, 2018 (1:00 p.m ...

Several dates, see above schedule
Area: Destin/Niceville
Legendary Dr, Destin, FL, 32541
Emerald Coast Zoo "Wild Christmas"

See a live nativity, make a craft, ride a camel, pics with Santa, and watch the animals open presents! What a FUN time at Emerald Coast Zoo! Don't mis ...

Dec 15
Hours: 10-4
5262 Deer Springs Dr, Crestview, FL
FREE photos with Santa and Crafts at Grand Boulevard

Join us in Grand Park, at the Festival of Trees display to get your child’s picture with Santa & Mrs. Claus! Our friends at Abrakadoodle Art Education ...

Nov 24, Dec 1, 8, 15
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Grand Blvd, FL
Here Comes Santa Claus at Baytowne

Get in the winter spirit with us during our Here Comes Santa event November 24th. Cheer Santa on as he makes his way to Baytowne and watch as he light ...

Nov 24
Hours: 6-9
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
Village of Baytowne Wharf, Sandestin, FL
Pecan Jack's "Santa Days"

December 8,15,22. Second Annual Santa Days! Santa will be at Pecan Jacks 30A December 8th, 15th and 22nd from Noon to 3pm. Plan to stop by and sample ...

December 8,15,22
Area: South Walton County (Miramar/Sandestin/Freeport/Point Washington/Santa Rosa Beach/30A)
4368 West County Hwy 30A, Santa Rosa Beach, FL, 32459
Pensacola Winterfest

The moment you enter Plaza Wonderland on Palafox Place, the snow begins to fall. A cup of hot chocolate and the sound of a trolley bell bring back mem ...

Multiple dates
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
Santa at the Santa Rosa Mall

Santa is ready for photos with YOU! See mall link for dates and times Dec 2: Special "Sensory Santa" event Dec 15: Breakfast with Santa event ...

Nov 10-Dec 24
Hours: varies, see above
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
300 Mary Esther Blvd, Mary Esther, FL
Santa Rosa Ranch "Christmas at the Ranch"

Christmas at the Ranch! Santa drives the hay ride (select hours), feed the deer, petting zoo, zip line, pony rides, playground, photos with Santa and ...

Select dates in December (see above)
Hours: 10-6
$10pp, some additional charges for deer feed etc.
Area: Fort Walton/Okaloosa Island
4340 Hwy 178, Jay, FL
Santa's Cajun Christmas at Zooworld PCB

Join us for FREE Santa and Queen Elsa photo shoots! Make and give gifts to our resident animals and even make an ornament to take home for yourself. ...

Dec 20-24
Hours: 10-
Regular admission, under 2 free
Area: Panama City/Panama City Beach
9008 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL
Visit with Santa at Harborwalk Village

12 Days of HarborWalk Holidays Bring your list and check it twice! Visit with Santa on the main stage and tell him all of your Christmas wishes. ...

Weekends in December, see website for full lineup
Area: Destin/Niceville
Harbor Blvd, FL, 32541
Where is Santa Hike

Please join Blackwater River State Park staff as we search for Santa Clause on our Juniper Trail during a short hike! Hot Chocolate and Marshmallows ...

Friday, Dec 21st
Hours: 3:00 to 4:30
Age: all ages
$4.00 per car (up to 8 people)
Area: North Okaloosa County
7720 Deaton Bridge Rd, Milton, Florida, 32564