Forget the North Pole—with our tips on where to see Santa, your kids won't have to look beyond the five boroughs to spot St. Nick.
1/12John MinchilloMacy's Santaland
2/12Meet Santa at the Sky View Center
3/12ABC Carpet and Home
4/12Ripley's Believe It or Not! Reverse Santa
6/12Santa's Winter Garden: Photos with Old St. Nick
7/12Santa's Village at Habana Outpost
9/12Photograph: Jeff GurwinSantaCon
11/12Puppetry Arts Meet 'N Greet with Santa
12/12Holiday Circus Special Performance and Santa Visit
By Lindsey Thomas|
He's already come to town and started making his list—now, scroll through our guide to where to see Santa Claus in NYC this year. The classic St. Nick is back at Macy's, but this year your little ones can also share their Christmas wishes with his more offbeat cousins: a hipster Santa, a female Santa and a few seafaring varieties. And if your brood is wondering where to see Santa in the outer boroughs, they're in luck: Plenty of local malls and shopping centers are hosting the jolly red fellow through the end of the holiday season.