Santa to Visit Great Mall for the Holiday Season

Sun Dec 8 (full schedule below)
Great Mall
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.


Great Mall announced the beginning of the holiday season where families can make magical memories by taking photos with Santa in his Winter Wonderland as part of the Simon Santa Photo Experience at Great Mall. Santa arrives on Friday, November 8 and will visit until Tuesday, December 24, 2019.

Santa FastPass: Save time, avoid the line by reserving your magical moment with Santa online.

Caring Santa: Provides children with all spectrums of special needs and their families with the opportunity to visit with Santa in a sensory friendly environment. Caring Santa will occur in association with Autism Speaks before regular mall hours on Sunday, December 1 at 9 a.m. Guests can reserve their appointment online.

Milk and Cookies with Santa: Come visit Santa for your holiday photo experience and enjoy and extra special treat of milk and cookies on Saturday, December 7 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. While supplies last.

Pet Photos with Santa: An opportunity for all members of the family, pet and human, to pose and visit with Santa. Pet Photos with Santa will be hosted before regular mall hours on Sunday, December 14 beginning at 9 a.m. through 11 a.m. Do not forget to stop by and visit with Special Guests Minnie and Max along with Tiny Paws Pug Rescue. Special gift for the first 50 pets. The set will receive extensive cleaning following the event to minimize potential risks to allergy sufferers.

Disney Junior Playdate: You are invited to a holiday themed Disney Junior Play Date aimed at entertaining and delighting children of all ages on Saturday, December 14 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. This festive event will feature activities inspired by some of the most popular Disney Junior television series including Fancy Nancy, Muppet Babies, Puppy Dog Pals, T.O.T.S. and Vampirina. During the event, families will be able to participate in a variety of activities including a craft project to create their own Disney Junior holiday mobile and a holiday themed photo booth. CHARACTER APPEAREANCES ARE NOT PART OF THIS EVENT.

Friends and Family Weekend: Spend $50 or more at the Santa Photo Experience starting November 15 at 11:00 a.m. through November 17 at 6:00 p.m. and receive a $10 American Express Simon Giftcard at Simon Guest Services while supplies last. Please see Simon Guest services for additional details.

For more information on the holiday offerings this season, please visit


Great Mall
447 Great Mall Dr, Milpitas, CA
Milpitas, CA
Sun Dec 8 (11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Mon Dec 9 (11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Tue Dec 10 (11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Wed Dec 11 (11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)
Thu Dec 12 (11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.)



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