Santa Sightings Throughout the Season!

photo credit:  L.C.Nøttaasen, creative commons Santa is very busy this time of year making a few headline stops throughout the state! We've gathered just a few special events that feature Santa sightings here for you! Plus, every believer should have at least one picture with Santa, right?

Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! 1. The Wigwam in Litchfield invites you to enjoy breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus! Hear all your holiday favorites while children visit with Santa! Click here for information on Breakfast with Santa at the Wigwam!

Where: Wigwam in Litchfield Park When: December 14th and 21st from 9:00a.m. - 1:00p.m. Tickets: $18.00 for adults, $8 for children, 2 and under are free!

2. Breakfast with Santa in Mesa! Proceeds benefit City of Mesa's Community Spirit, which  provides Mesa elementary school children with books, field trips, materials and more! Click here for more information on Breakfast with Santa at the Mesa Convention Center!

Where: Mesa Convention Center When: December 14th, First time slot: 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m., Second time slot: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Tickets: $7 for adults and children older than 1. Must be purchased in advance, contact: or visit Mesa Convention Center Box office: 263 N. Center St. between 9:00a.m.-4:00p.m., Monday-Friday.

3. Breakfast with Santa Claus at District American Kitchen & Wine Bar! Enjoy a delicious seasonal breakfast and holiday cookie decorating with a special appearance from Santa Claus! Click here for more details about Breakfast with Santa at the District!

Where: Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel: 320 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004 When: December 14th and 15th from 11:00a.m. - 3:00p.m. Tickets: $31 for adults, $15.50 for children ages 12 and younger Note: Complimentary parking at Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel for three hours with validation.

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The Polar Express! All aboard the Polar Express! Make the holidays special for the whole family as you gather together to visit Santa at the North Pole! Brought to you from the Grand Canyon Railway in Williams, this treat is sure to remain a wonderful memory for every child! Click here for information on the Polar Express!

Where: Grand Canyon Railways, Williams, AZ When: Several dates available in December Tickets: Ticket prices vary depending on departure times. Find out how to register here: Grand Canyon Railways Polar Express OR call booking: 1-(888) 848-3511

Skate with Santa Claus! Lace up those skates and glide on ice with Santa at CityScape! Located in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, CityScape transforms into CitySkate this holiday season! Join Santa on the 22nd for holiday light displays and decorated tree! Click here for more information on CitySkate at CityScape!

Where: CityScape located at: 1 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85004 When: Through December 22nd, skate with Santa from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. Tickets: $10.00 entrance fee, includes skate rental. Tickets available online at: CitySkate Tickets

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Visit Santa in Kingman! What better way to spend the holidays than getting out and about in Kingman, AZ! Suit up for multiple sightings from Santa, including a Christmas Eve Annual Visit! Click here for a full schedule of Kingman events!

1.What: Santa's Hualapai Wonderland! This free event features a hayride, visit with Santa, cookies, cocoa, and more! Where: Hualapai Mountain Resort: 6250 Hualapai Mountain Rd., Mohave County, AZ When: Saturdays and Sundays, 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. Click here for details

2. What: Annual Visit from Santa Claus! Where: Elk's Lodge located at: 900 W. Gates Ave., Kingman, AZ 86401 When: Christmas Eve from 6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. Click here for details

Visit Kingman, AZ online here for more travel information!

Super Santa Saturday! Tucson will get a visit from the jolly guy too! Super Santa Saturday is hosted by Bookmans Entertainment Exchange at their Grant location, Saturday, December 21st! Be sure to bring that wish list for Santa to look over, granted you've been good this year.  Click here for more information on Super Santa Saturday!

Where: Bookmans Grant located at: 1930 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719 When: December 21st, from 10:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Tickets: This is a FREE event!

Winter Wildlife Month!Winter_Wildlife_Month_high_res Visit the International Wildlife Museum during December to experience Winter Wildlife Month! Fun for the whole family, this event features live animal presentations every Wednesday at 3 p.m.! Santa's making a special visit for pictures and crafts this Saturday, December 14th! Click here for more details on Winter Wildlife Month!

Where: International Wildlife Museum located at: 4800 W. Gates Pass Rd., Tucson, AZ 85745 When: Santa's visit is on December 14th from 5:00p.m. - 7:00p.m. Tickets: $8 for adults, $6 for seniors (62+) and military with i.d., $3 for children ages 4-12

Got something to add to the list or have any questions? E-mail to Kendall, [email protected]