He's making a list and checking it twice. Even though it's a busy time of year for Santa, he'll be stopping by some of your favorite holiday spots for a photo op! 

This weekend is packed with fun for the WHOLE family, even your fur-babies! Grab your coat and your Christmas list and don't forget to smile! 


1. Breakfast with Santa.

  • Where: Silver City Farm
  • When: Saturday, December 3rd from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.
  • How much?: $18 for adults, $12 for children (1 year old and up).
  • Features:  Breakfast with Santa (catered by Talk of the Town Catering and Special Events), live music, cookie decorating, christmas card coloring activity, and time with Santa for a picture.
  • For More Info: 770-833-0416
  • Address: 5130 Dahlonega Highway, Cumming, GA 30028.

2. Bottoms Tree Farm.

  • Where: Bottoms Tree Farm
  • When: Saturday, December 3rd from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.
  • How much?: Free Admission, click here for a coupon for a free hayride: Free Coupon
  • Features: Take pictures with Santa, roast marshmallows, drink hot apple cider, Christmas movie for little ones in the "Kid’s Barn”, visit farm animals, shop the gift store, take a hayride or walk around the lake.
  • For More Info:  (770) 889-5235
  • Address: 5880 John Burruss Road, Cumming, GA 30040

3. Christmas at the Collection.

  • Where: The Collection
  • When: Saturday, December 3rd and 4th from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
  • How much?: Free picture and carriage ride! No onsite photographer so bring your own camera.
  • Features: Photos with Santa, Carriage Rides, Shopping and Dining
  • For More Info:  (770) 781-0333
  • Address: 410 Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, GA 30041

4. 100 Wreaths of Love.

  • Where: Rucker Pet
  • When: Saturday, December 3rd and 4th from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
  • How much?: $10
  • Features: Pet pictures with Santa (their humans can jump in, too), face painting, Christmas music & caroling, activities for children, S’mores-hot chocolate-wassail-candy-cookies, personalized Christmas stockings & Elves. Plus, purchase your Wreath Of Love during this event and 100% of the sale goes to the Humane Society of Forsyth.
  • For More Info: 770-844-7275 
  • Address: 3540 Keith Bridge Rd, Cumming, Georgia 30041

5. Alpharetta Tree Lighting.

  • Where: Downtown Alpharetta
  • When: Saturday, December 3rd and 4th from 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm.
  • How much?: Free admission 
  • Features: Photos with Santa, Community stage with holiday performances, restaurants and food trucks, snow playground (Old Roswell Street), roast marshmallows (Old Roswell Street), Alpharetta Christmas Farmers Market, free children’s crafts, face painting, balloon twisting and more, Performances by North Point Community Church, Twas the Night Before Christmas read along with Mayor Belle Isle and family. The Lighting of the Tree will happen at 7. Parking at Milton Center and Alpharetta City Hall parking deck.
  • For More Info: 678-297-6000
  • Address: 2 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, GA 30009

We hope you have an enjoyable weekend to kick off the holiday season.