Brunch with Santa

Select Dates: Nov. 24 - Dec. 23 at 11am - 12:30pm.
Location: Wanyama Observation Deck, a 7-10 minute walk to the back of the park. See directions.

Pull up a chair to share in a fun and festive Christmas brunch with jolly Ol' Saint Nick himself! A returning family favorite, Brunch with Santa includes a hot, all-you-can-eat feast and a Christmas card-worthy photo of your family with the man in red. Spots are limited, so don't delay - book your table today!

After brunch, spend the day experiencing the joy of Wild Adventures Christmas Wild and Bright, a wilder, bigger, and brighter Christmas experience than ever before. Over 2 million dazzling lights, a brand new Carol of the Animals Lake Show, and immersive encounters with exotic animals and holiday characters alike unite for the ultimate Christmas experience!

Reserve your spot today, space is limited*. Tickets are only available for purchase online up to 24 hours before each event.

*Kids under 2 are free. Limited high chair seating available.

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Interactive Santa Photo Experience

Let your little ones share their Christmas wishes and get a photo taken with Santa in a fun and interactive environment. One complimentary 5x7 photo will be provided of you and your family with Santa. Additional photos available for extra charge.

All-You-Can-Eat Brunch Menu

Scrambled Eggs
Breakfast Potatoes
Cereal Station
Drinks: hot chocolate, coffee, juices, water

Ticket Options

Enjoy Brunch with Santa during one of the following dates: November 24 - 26 and December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, and 23 from 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM.


Daily Admission Ticket + Brunch with Santa Bundle

Includes Brunch with Santa and a General Admission ticket to enjoy the rest of Wild Adventures Christmas.

Adult Price
Ages 10 and up
+ tax
Child Price
Ages 2 - 9
+ tax
Infant Price
2 and Under

*All sales are final and are not eligible for refund. Admission purchased as part of a bundle is valid for park admission through 12/31/23.

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Brunch With Santa Add-On

For Season Passholders or anyone who has already purchased a Daily Admission ticket.

Adult Price
Ages 10 and up
+ tax
Child Price
Ages 2 - 9
+ tax

*All sales are final and are not eligible for refund. Must have daily admission or Season Pass

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Wild Adventures Christmas

Discover a World of Holiday Magic and more than 2 MILLION lights at the all new Wild Adventures Christmas Wild and Bright, select days November 18 - December 31.

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Directions To Brunch With Santa

Follow the onsite signs to Santa's Outpost at the Wanyama Observation deck (map icon #20), a 7-10 minute walk from the front of the park. Or download our app for realtime navigation to your destination.

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Brunch with Santa is an experience where guests will enjoy a memorable All-You-Can-Eat Brunch, the arrival of Santa, and take a photo with the jolly man himself.

  • Friday 11/24
  • Saturday 11/25 
  • Sunday 11/26 
  • Saturday 12/02
  • Sunday 12/03
  • Saturday 12/09
  • Sunday 12/10
  • Saturday 12/16
  • Sunday 12/17
  • Wednesday 12/20
  • Thursday 12/21
  • Friday 12/22
  • Saturday 12/23

Turnstiles open at 10:30 a.m.

Brunch with Santa begins at 11:00 a.m.
We recommend parties arrive early.

(Adult = ages 10 and up; Child = ages 9 and under):

  • Adult w/ single-day admission: $65.99 plus tax
  • Child w/ single-day admission: $45.99 plus tax
  • 2023/24 Adult Passholder or admission add-on: $25.99 plus tax
  • 2023/24 Child Passholder or admission add-on: $19.99 plus tax
  • Visit and Photo with Santa
    • Limit (1) 5x7 photo per child. Additional photos available for an extra charge
  • All-You-Can-Eat Brunch
    • Pancakes
    • Scrambled eggs
    • Breakfast ham
    • Breakfast potatoes
    • Bacon
    • Sausage
    • Fruit salad
    • Cereal station
    • Drinks: hot chocolate, coffee, juices, water

Tickets for Brunch with Santa are only available on our website, Tickets must be purchased at least 24 hours in advance of seating.


Brunch With Santa tickets are non-refundable. However, park admission purchased with the event tickets is still valid on any operating day through 12/31/23.


Guests will be seated on a first come, first served basis. You may be seated with another party to serve all guests.

Once you enter the Wild Adventures ticket courtyard, follow the directions printed on your tickets. Most guests will be directed directly to our entry turnstiles. Some may be directed to Guest Services.

At Santa’s Outpost, which is located at the Wanyama Observation Deck near Twisted Typhoon. Please note that it is about a 5-minute walk from the entrance turnstiles to Santa’s Outpost.

No. Due to limited space, a stroller parking area will be available outside Santa’s Outpost.

No. Wild Adventures will not open for operation until noon.

Yes. Daily admission or a 2023 or 2024 Season Pass is required to participate in Brunch with Santa.

No. Children 2 and under are free. Children 3 and older must purchase a ticket for this experience. However, you must select the complimentary 2 and under ticket when making your reservation to reserve your child’s spot.

Yes. The Pre-K Pass grants free entry to Wild Adventures. The Brunch With Santa is an additional charge experience.

Yes. Visit the Upgrade Center or Guest Services to upgrade your Daily Admission Ticket to a 2024 Season Pass.

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