This Weekend: Santa’s Coming to Town


Santa Claus has called and made reservations to get on Island Time this holiday season, and we have all the dates and times for you and your family to meet him in person!

Photos with Santa at Moody Gardens

  • November 11th–December 9th (weekends only)
  • December 15th–December 23rd (daily)
  • Located at 1 Hope Blvd., Galveston

Santa at The Grand 1894 Opera House

  • November 25th, free
  • Edna’s Room Holiday Art Market, 2020 Postoffice St.

Santa on the Strand in Saengerfest Park

  • December 9th, 16th, and 23rd, free
  • 2302 Strand St.

Sunday Brunch with Santa at Hotel Galvez

  • December 10th, 17th, and 24th
  • 2024 Seawall Blvd.

Santa Train at Galveston Railroad Museum

  • December 16th, 10am-2pm
  • 2602 Sante Fe Place

Breakfast with Santa at Rainforest Café

  • December 16th and 23rd
  • 5310 Seawall Blvd.

Breakfast with Santa at The San Luis Resort (Blake’s Bistro)

  • December 17th
  • 5222 Seawall Blvd.

Cheer on the Pier at Pleasure Pier

  • December 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd
  • Pleasure Pier, 2501 Seawall Blvd.