Carlsbad CA—Santa arrives to officially welcome the holiday season at Carlsbad Premium Outlets on Friday, November 16, 2018. The Santa House and Tree will be on full display in the Center Court for the evening’s events, which are free for the whole family to enjoy and include performances by Samantha Robertson, Singers Company and the Carlsbad Company Theatre. Santa and friends will arrive at 6:30pm.
This also marks the beginning of the Santa Photo Experience. Santa will be available for photos every day from November 16 through Christmas Eve. Hours vary by day, so check the website for the latest updates and to reserve your spot in line.
More Events in December
Pet photos with Santa
Furry friends love Santa, too! Bring your pets for a fun and festive evening with Santa on Sunday, November 25 or December 9, from 5-6:30pm. All friends with paws are invited to join us for a special photo experience with Santa.
Caring Santa is coming for a visit on Sunday, December 2 from 8-9:30am! Carlsbad Premium Outlets will make necessary adjustments to the environment to support the sensory, physical and other developmental needs of children of all abilities for this special event. Reserve your spot here.
Ultimate Outlet Sale, December 14-24
This year’s sale is bigger than ever! Check out our digital gift guide for the best deals of the season. VIP Shopper club members can also get early access to the sale Dec. 7-14 before it opens to the general public.
Kick off the holidays with Las Americas Premium Outlets! On November 17 from 6:30-8:30pm, enjoy an evening of holiday crafts, photos with Santa, exclusive retail offers and live entertainment for the whole family which will culminate in the lighting of our 35 ft. tree. The perfect way to get in the holiday spirit, this event is not to be missed!
On Black Friday, Saturday 11/24 and every Saturday in December leading up to Christmas, carolers will be bringing holiday cheer on-site from 1:00-3:00pm to celebrate the holidays with renditions of your favorite festive songs.
Disney Jr. Holiday Playdate
Celebrate the season with family fun and festive activities inspired by your favorite Disney Junior Pals. On Saturday, December 15 from 12:00-2:00pm, join us for free holiday crafts, photo booth, face painting and a visit from Santa Claus!
Carlsbad and Las Americas Premium Outlets will be offering extended holiday hours to meet customer demands and accommodate for everyone’s busy schedules this time of year. Carlsbad will be open from 6pm on Thanksgiving to 10pm on Black Friday, while Las Americas will be open from 3pm on Thanksgiving to 10pm on Black Friday.