Santa Claus is coming to the South Bay, and he has a busy time ahead of him. He’ll be stopping off at the South Bay’s many shopping malls, holiday celebrations, libraries and more! Here is Santa’s schedule in the South Bay so you can come and say hi before the big day!
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2022 Redondo Beach Santa Float Schedule
Santa is coming to Redondo Beach. Here’s the 2022 Santa schedule from Redondo Beach Police Department.
2022 Manhattan Beach Santa Float Schedule
For almost 50 years, the Manhattan Beach Santa Float has served the community and brought joy to children during the Christmas season. The Kiwanis Club of Manhattan Beach is inviting local participation and sponsorship opportunities in order to keep this annual tradition alive. Here’s the schedule is posted here.
Monday, Nov. 28 – Sunday, Dec. 11
Coming Soon 2022 Hermosa Beach Santa Float Schedule
Santa and his sleigh will be making their way through the streets of Hermosa Beach! Come out and show Santa how good you have been this year! Schedule will be posted here.
2022 El Segundo Santa Float Schedule
2022 Lomita Santa, Palos Verdes Estate Santa, & Rolling Hills Santa Float Schedule
It’s that time of year again! Santa Claus is coming to town! Starting on December 2 – 17th on various dates and locations. Check the schedule for dates, times, and neighborhoods Santa will be visiting this year! Schedule is posted here.
2022 Torrance Santa Float Schedule
The Torrance Police Officers Association began their Santa Float in 1969. Unfortunately this year, they are unable to fill the float for the customary 22-day route due to a significant manpower shortage. However, they have created a schedule, so that you and your kids can still visit Santa on these days. Schedule posted here.
December 5th – 16th
South Bay Mall Santa Appearances
Santa is coming to a mall near you! We’ve rounded up all the information for you, remember Reservations are required or recommended at most locations!
Visits and Photos with Santa at Manhattan Village
Dates: NOV 18 – DEC 24, 2022
All Day Santa Claus is coming to Manhattan Beach and will be available for photos November 18 – December 24. Bring the family and create cherished memories to last a lifetime. Pet photos every Monday. Early Reservations start Thursday, October 20 and last until Wednesday, November 30.
Santa Photo Experience at Del Amo Fashion Center
DATES NOV 17–DEC 24, 2022
The ultimate holiday tradition awaits. Secure your spot today. Make your reservation here. Visit Santa Monday through Saturday from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm on the Main Level in Macy’s Women’s Court.
South Bay Pavilion
DATES DEC 1–DEC 24, 2022
Photos with Santa at the Pike Outlet Center
DATES DEC 10 –DEC 24, 2022
Bring home the magic of the season with a keepsake photo with Santa at The Pike Outlets! Located near the Main Plaza.
Saturday-Sunday, December 10-11, 1-5 PM
Saturday-Sunday, December 17-18, 1-5 PM
Friday-Saturday, December 23-24, 1-5 PM
Selfies with Santa at 2ND & PCH
Weekly November 19th – December 24th
Come dressed in your holiday best to take your selfies with Santa located near Marina Drive and Ample Hills Creamery.
Santa will take occasional cookie breaks according to the schedule listed below. Photos are complimentary. A photographer will not be present, no reservations are required. Selfies with Santa are on a first come first serve basis.
- Tuesdays 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
- Cookie break 5:30 pm
- Wednesdays 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
- Cookie break 5:30 pm
- Saturdays 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
- Cookie breaks at 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm
- Sundays 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
- Cookie break 2:00 pm
South Bay Galleria Santa
Dates: Friday, November 18, 2022 – December 24, 2022
TIME: Monday – Saturday: 11:00am – 7:00pm | Sunday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm
(Cookie Break: 2:00pm – 3:00pm daily)
Saturday, December 24: 9:00am – 4:00pm
WHERE: Santa’s Cottage (Level 1 – Center Court)
Private santa visits and photos in his south bay cottage will help you experience the magic of the holiday season, so get ready! To secure your spot, make your (optional) reservations. Always welcome are walk-ups!