Celebrate the season with lively holiday entertainment, Christmas carolers and meet jolly ole Saint Nick himself at Disney Springs (formerly Downtown Disney). Oh and don’t forget to pick up a free chocolate at Ghirardelli!
Meet Santa at Disney Springs Marketplace
From November 13, 2015 through December 24, 2015, Santa (Santa Goofy usually meets here December 25-29) and his helpers will be greeting Guests at their cottage across from Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop—the perfect spot to grab a cup of rich hot chocolate to savor while you wait for your turn to meet him and relay your gift wish.
Meeting Santa is free for all guests!
Steps to Meet Santa
- Check in at the podium.
- Receive a pager from one of Santa’s Helpers.
- Explore the waterside promenade brimming with unique shops, eclectic eateries and lively entertainment.
- When you receive a message from Santa’s Helpers, return to the podium within 10 minutes.
- Take your place in line to meet Santa.
Have Disney’s Memory Maker Package?
Your photos with Santa are included!
12:00 noon to 10:00 PM
Discover a variety of delightful diversions with a score of seasonal sights and sounds all around! The joyous live entertainment includes:
- Holiday Carolers in the Marketplace – 6:00pm-10:00pm
- Snowflake & Toy Soldier Stilt Walkers Roaming throughout Disney Springs – 6:00pm-10:00pm
- Lively holiday music