Santa & Mrs. Claus are coming to the Art Factory

Come meet Santa & Mrs. Claus before they head back to the North Pole. We have 2 ways to visit Santa on Monday, December 20th & Tuesday, December 21st.

We will have a morning session where you can meet Santa and Mrs. Claus and take photos.
You will receive 3 digital photos in high resolution following the event.

We will also have our most magical event, the Santa Experience, in the evening where you and your family will get to experience Santa and Mrs. Claus up close and personal. This is an interactive event with Q&A, stories, Crafts and of course photos.

Registration is required for both events. See below for more details and registration.


Photos with Mr. & Mrs. Claus

Come meet Santa & Mrs. Claus before they head back to the North Pole. During this special morning event, you and your family will be able to meet and take photos with the most magical Mr. & Mrs. Claus.

9:00 am - 12:00 pm on Monday 12/20
& 9:00am-11:00am on Tuesday 12/21
(10 time slots per hour)

Price: $35 Family Ticket. Includes up to 5 family members. 3 Digital photos in high resolution delivered via email.

The Santa Experience

The Santa Experience at the Art Factory is our most magical event of the year.

Join us for an interactive experience with Mr and Mrs Claus. During this unforgettable event, kids will get the opportunity to engage with Santa and Mrs. Claus as they read stories, sing songs and talk about Santa's reindeer, elves and what its like at the North Pole. Kids are encouraged to ask questions and get to know the most magical couple.

Tickets must be purchased for all attendees.

Kids: $35.00 each (ages 6 months and up)
Adults: $10.00 each

Your ticket includes:

• 30 minute interactive show
• Non messy activity stations for the kids (while we take pictures in Santa's workshop)
• 3 Digital photos in high resolution delivered via email.



Do I have to wear a face mask?

The Art Factory will follow the guidelines provided by the VA Department of Health.
We will get in touch with ticket holders if mask requirements are set in place as we get closer to the holiday season.

Can my child sit on Santa’s lap?  
Yes, children are welcome to sit on Santa’s lap, or sit on a bench in front of the couple for a socially distant picture (your choice). If you wish Mr. and Mrs. Claus to wear a mask or a shield before you enter the studio, please include your request in the reservation so we can accommodate your family's needs.

Can I get a refund?
All tickets to see Santa are non-refundable and non-transferable.