Free Pictures with Santa Claus

It’s about to get B-U-S-Y! So, why not go ahead and check off “Visit with Santa” from your holiday to-do list? Here are a few opportunities (in and around Oldham County) to visit with the BIG GUY for FREE!

We compiled a list of events around Oldham County where Santa will visit.  These events offer FREE admission and FREE photo opportunities with Santa – be sure to pack your camera!  We also included some other events that might have an admission fee, photo fee or are held at a restaurant.


November 6-December 24

Santa’s Wonderland at Cabela’s in Louisville (close to Oldham County) – You must make a reservation to visit with Santa. FREE!

November 20

Parents Night Out/Drop and Shop at Jouons Play Center in Prospect.

November 21-December 19

Visit Santa & Carriage Rides at The Paddock Shops in Louisville (close to Oldham County) Only on Saturday and Sunday during the dates listed. FREE!

November 26-28

YuleTide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. Tickets must be purchased ahead of time. 

November 27-November 30

The Polar Express Experience at The Sauerbeck Family Drive-in in LaGrange. Tickets can be purchased online.

November 27

A Classic Kentucky Christmas at City Place in LaGrange. FREE!

December 1

Santa at Gustavo’s in LaGrange

December 1-December 14

The Polar Express Experience at The Sauerbeck Family Drive-in in LaGrange. Tickets can be purchased online.

December 3

Santa at Gustavo’s in LaGrange

December 3-5

YuleTide at Yew Dell Botanical Gardens in Crestwood. Tickets must be purchased ahead of time. 

December 3

Christmas Bath Bomb Painting & Story Time at The Pink Julep Boutique in Prospect. Purchase tickets online. The Grinch will be there for photos!

December 4

Drive-thru Breakfast with Santa at the John W. Black Community Center in LaGrange (Buckner area). Bring a toy to donate and grab a muffin.

December 4

Santa at Reardon’s in Crestwood. FREE!

December 4

Breakfast with Santa at Hometown Pizza in LaGrange, 7-10am

December 4

Breakfast with the Grinch at the Oldham County History Center in LaGrange

December 4

Light Up LaGrange in Downtown LaGrange

December 5

Yule Log in Pewee Valley

December 8

Santa at Gustavo’s in Crestwood

December 10

Santa at Gustavo’s in Crestwood

December 10

Christmas Bath Bomb Painting & Story Time at The Pink Julep Boutique in Prospect. Purchase tickets online. The Grinch will be there for photos!

December 11

Pancakes with Santa at the Brownsboro Community Center in Crestwood

December 11

Santa at Reardon’s in Crestwood. FREE!

December 11

Santa at Gustavo’s in Prospect

December 11

City of Goshen Christmas/Holiday Party

December 14

Community Holiday Party with the Oldham Chamber at City Place in LaGrange

December 15

Santa at Gustavo’s in Norton Commons

December 17

Christmas Bath Bomb Painting & Story Time at The Pink Julep Boutique in Prospect. Purchase tickets online. The Grinch will be there for photos!

December 17

Santa at Gustavo’s in Norton Commons

December 22

Santa at Gustavo’s in Prospect

Know of any Santa sightings coming up soon?  Let us know! Nicolle@louisvillefamilyfun.net