Photos with Santa are very different this year. Some malls have cancelled their photo ops altogether, but others are hosting an alternate experience.
2020 Santa at the Mall in Calgary
Photos are from previous years. The set up may be different this year and all Santa visits are contactless.
CrossIron Mills – Bass Pro Shops
Santa’s Wonderland located inside at Bass Pro Shops opens Nov 7, 2020 and offers – a free 4×6 photo with Santa. with the option of purchasing picture packages in store or when you get home. During your visit, families can mail their letter to Santa and bring home free holiday craft activity kits while supplies last.
The Magic Santa Shield is an acrylic barrier in place between Santa and families at all times. Reservations are required.
Cabela’s at Deerfoot City
Cabela’s is in the Deerfoot City complex (on the South West side near Canadian Tire). They have a traditional Santa this year with a set-up similar to Bass Pro in Cross Iron. Santa arrives on November 7th, 2020. You receive a free 4×6 photo with Santa and they have some kids crafts as well to take home as well.
Cabela’s is also using The Magic Santa Shield – an acrylic barrier in place between Santa and families at all times. Reservations are required.
Deerfoot City (Deerfoot Mall)
Santa will be at Deerfoot City (Friday/Saturday/Sunday) beginning on November 21, 2020. Santa will be located on his Ski Gondola in the Food Lodge this year. Social distance friendly professional photos.
Thursdays – Sundays from Nov 21 – Dec 24.
Guests can also opt for a complimentary self-serve Family Photo on Tuesdays without Santa.
All photos are BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – no walk ups.
Santa arrives at the Holly Jolly Tree Farm located on the upper level by Hudson’s Bay and H&M. Southcentre centre court on Nov 13th this year during all mall hours.
Reservations are required. Visits with Santa are socially distanced. Professional photos only ($23+)
Santa will be taking distanced photos from the back of the CORE’s holiday truck on weekends from Friday, November 27 – Sunday, December 20.
Chinook Centre is not offering Santa photos for 2020.
Market Mall is not offering Santa photos for 2020.
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