Whether for a classic photo or a special breakfast, catch the big in Red at some of these holiday hotspots in Cowtown this Christmas. Here’s our guide to seeing Santa in Fort Worth. . 



Cabela’s is a great place to see Santa and shop! Santa’s Wonderland experience returns to Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s on Nov. 6. Make a free online reservation for this “contactless Claus visit” as Santa will be protected behind an acrylic barrier at all times. Families who visit Santa will receive a free 4x6 photo as well as an opportunity to mail their letter to Santa. You can make plans to see Santa all the way until Dec. 24. Get the details. 


Photos with Santa at The Shops at Clearfork

Everyone loves The Clearfork and Santa is no exception. Get your photos with The Big guy through Dec. 23 for a $10 reservation (and you take the photos.) Other special passes are also available with all proceeds going to The Greatest Gift Catalog to help others. Get your tickets now. And don’t miss Clearfork Holiday Market on Dec. 3 and Clearfork Christmas activities on Dec. 10. 


Shop and Drop By to See Santa at the Hulen Mall

It’s always a good thing to head to the mall for a little shopping while you get your Santa photos done. This year, you can go online to make your reservations with Santa before you even leave for Hulen Mall! You’ll be able to choose to sit with Santa or opt for a socially distanced Santa visit. Get the details.


Cowboy Santa at Stockyards Station

Santa officially arrives at Stockyards Station on Black Friday! His stagecoach entrance will follow the 11:30 am Cattle Drive. Visit with Cowboy Santa, enjoy story time with Mrs. Claus, and don’t miss the holiday light spectacular. Get the details.


Santa at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens

Visit Santa at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden during their Holiday in the Garden event on Dec. 11. Sing along to holiday carols with the Fort Worth Opera, enjoy tasty treats from gourmet food trucks, and shop the wares of artisan vendors. Get the details.


Holidays at the Hearth at Log Cabin Village

Santa returns to the Log Cabin Village on Dec. 4. Visit with Santa, take photos, make your own holiday ornament, and enjoy hands-on games for the whole family. No reservations are required for this historic holiday celebration. Get the details and purchase tickets


Santa at Christmas Wonderland 2022 

On Dec. 3 celebrate the holidays at a special Christmas Wonderland from 5 - 9 pm. Enjoy games in Santa’s Village, a feast, a Christmas tree auction and photos with Black Santa. Proceeds from this event help the Jack and Jill Foundation and Hope Farm. Inc. Get the details.