Christmas with Santa near Bloomington

Where to see Santa Claus near Monroe County

Santa Claus visits near Bloomington IN 2017

The holidays are nearly here, and it’s time to spread some holiday cheer. Make sure your kids can smile from ear to ear, and take them to see Santa Claus near here. We may not have a list of who’s naughty and nice, but we do have a list of Santa Claus visits near Bloomington, IN. This list was made fresh for 2017, so you know it has all the latest details and information.


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Places to see Santa in Bloomington

There are a few places that you can take your kids to see Santa in Bloomington. These are just the ones with readily available information. More will likely spring up in a variety of community locations so if you don’t like any of the options we have listed, or if you have already exhausted them, then keep your eyes peeled.

Fountain Square Mall

Your kids can get a photo with Santa on Saturday or Sunday with Friday availability opening up the weekend before Christmas. December 8th, Santa visits are reserved for children with special needs. Saturdays it opens at 10:00 AM, and Fridays and Sundays it opens at noon. On Wednesdays at 6:00 PM, your kids can enjoy stories with good-old Santa Claus and truly capture the holiday spirit!

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College Mall

Every day of the week, Santa will be ready to bring joy to your children in the College Mall. Santa will set up shop in Macy’s Court, meaning that the best entrance for you and your children to utilize will be the E entrance. Monday through Sunday, mall hours are 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM with holiday hours keeping the mall open an hour later after the 11th, and open an hour earlier after the 18th.

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Merry Christmas textOther Santa Claus options outside of Bloomington

If you are ready for a bit of a road trip, then you can head south to Santa Claus, IN. Take your kids to see Santa, go through the Santa Claus museum, head into the Christmas Store, or check out Frosty’s Fun Center.

You can even spend that night at Santa’s Lodge. It’s nearly a 2-hour drive south from Bloomington, but the joy your kids will have will make it worthwhile.

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