Breakfast with Santa through out the State
Sahara Sam’s Water Park (West Berlin) December 7, 8-10am Kick off the season with a visit to Sahara Sam’s Water Park to see Santa, play games with Pickles the Elf and dig into a hot breakfast buffet. Admission to the park is included. Tickets are $32.95 per person and must be purchased by December 4th. Children 2 & under are free. 856-767-7580
James J. Cullen Center (Hazlet) December 7, 9-11:30am Bring the kids to visit Jolly Old St. Nicholas at this holiday event hosted by the Hazlet Recreation Commission. Enjoy a continental breakfast and join in the festivities. Don’t forget your camera! Admission is free. 732-739-0653
The Inn of Cape May (Cape May) December 7 & 14, 10am Santa is waiting to meet your children and hear their Christmas requests. A breakfast buffet will be served, and special treats for the kids will be available. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children 12 & under. 609-884-5404
Camden Children's Garden (Camden) December 7, 14 & 21, 10am & 12:30pm (only 10am on 12/14) Enjoy a yummy meal with Santa at the beautiful Camden Children's Garden. Admission price includes brunch buffet, access to the garden and commemorative photo with Santa, along with two free rides and special holiday activities. Tickets are $26 per person, $20 for kids 2 and under. Advance reservations required. 856-365-8733
The Atlantic Club (Manasquan) December 14, 15, 21 & 22, 8:30am & 11am Join Santa and Frosty, along with Santa’s Elves & Reindeer, for a breakfast buffet at The Atlantic Club. Santa is available for photos (bring your own camera) and all children will participate in a holiday craft. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children under 13, free for children under 2. Purchase tickets in advance at the Front Desk. 732-223-2100
Imagine That!!! (Florham Park) December 14, 15 & 21, 10am Kids can visit Santa and his elves, share a breakfast snack, and then stay to play at the museum all day! Please bring along your camera for photos. Admission is $14.99 per child and $12.99 per adult, if purchased in advance. 973-966-8000
Fred & Ethel’s Lantern Light (Smithville) December 14 & 21, 10am Located in the heart of Historic Smithville, Fred & Ethel’s offers delicious comfort food in a cozy environment. Join them for this special event featuring a buffet breakfast and pictures with Santa. $10.95 per person, free for children 3 & under. Reservations required. 609-652-0544.
Mt. Carmel Society (Berkeley Heights) December 15, 7-10am or 11am-2pm This festive celebration features a breakfast buffet with Santa, Mrs. Claus and their elves. The choices include pancakes, eggs and muffins, as well as coffee, tea and hot chocolate. Children will enjoy music, special gifts from Santa, and more. Bring along their letters to Santa and he'll bring them back to the North Pole! Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children 5-12 and free for kids 4 and under. Tickets are available for purchase online.
The Bernards Inn (Bernardsville) December 15, 9:30am-2:30pm An elegant breakfast buffet, including made-to-order omelettes, pancakes and salads, is reason enough to visit The Bernards Inn. A traditional Gingerbread House will be on display, as well as holiday treat tables for the klds with cookies, cupcakes and more. Santa is also available to pose for photos with your children. $35 for adults, $20 for children 5-12, free for children under 5. 908-766-0002
Laurita Winery (New Egypt) December 21 & 22, 9-10:30am There’s something for both big and little kids to love at this event! Enjoy a yummy breakfast buffet and pose for photos with Santa. Be sure to take a scenic wagon ride through the vineyard too. Complimentary digital photos with Santa are included. $11.50 for adults, $8.50 for kids ages 6-12, free for children 5 and under. 732-542-5050
Liberty Hall Museum (Union) December 22, 9-11am or 11:30am-1:30pm Liberty Hall will be festively decorated for the holidays—sit down for breakfast with Santa, then tour the museum after your meal. A hot breakfast buffet and photo in Santa’s sleigh are included. Admission is $25 per adult, $20 per child. Reservations are required. 908-527-0400