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December 05, 2021

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Virtual Santa Visits From the Comfy of Your Home

Ho, ho, ho! From Cameo appearances to entire holiday scenarios, Santa's available to meet with your kids online. Check it out.

Want to avoid crowded places? We hear you. Below, find numerous ways to bring Santa into your home … virtually.

 

Virtual Santa Sightings

JingleRing
Starts at $19.95 for a recorded message and $24.95 for a live call, which is a customized experience for your family. Choose your preference for ethnicity, language (including ASL) and faith so up to five kids can have a special experience with Mr. and Mrs. Claus at home. The price includes a video recording and a photo from the call.

Chatbooks 
Offers free virtual Santa visits. Book a 10-minute time slot with St. Nick. Chatbooks will also take a photo from the visit and you will have the option to print it as a Christmas card or add it to a Chatbook.

Cameo
You know Cameo as the site to get your favorite celebrity to sing for you or wish your friend a happy birthday. Santa has a Cameo too, in fact, there are multiple Santas on Cameo. Order up a shoutout starting at $25.

Sam’s Club
Sam’s Club offers members the opportunity to book a free five-minute video visit. Sessions can be personalized with the option to choose the Santa “that best suits your family.” 

Santa – The Experience
Santa – The Experience takes you through five holiday scenes guided by “Elf Pickels” prior to a live five-minute video chat with Santa. The whole experience takes 12 minutes. The experience is personalized, and you can select an option to add an “Elftastic” package providing a video of your live chat. Packages start at $34.95.

Santa Live!
Virtual meetings with Santa in 8 – 10 minute segments every 15 minutes. Packages start at $49.99. A portion of the fee goes to Pay Away the Layaway, a nonprofit with the mission of inspiring hope and spreading kindness. All collected funds go to layaway purchases.

Santa Claus Virtual Visits
Schedule a virtual visit with Santa in 15- 30- 45- or 60-minute time slots for respectively, $100, $150, $200 or $250. Rates are based on peak- and off-peak hours.

Create Holiday Magic
Live Zoom calls with Santa, holiday gift boxes, photos with Santa pet photos with Santa, video storytime with Santa. All available in packages starting at $99.

A Virtual Visit From the Clauses
Five- 10- and 30-minute calls with Mr. and Mrs. Claus. See booking cost online.

Talk to Santa
Live, interactive video call with Santa Claus. Each live video call is approximately 10 minutes. Prices start at $39.95.

 

This list will be updated regularly.

About the Author

Susan Swindell Day

Susan Day is the editor in chief for this publication and the mom of four amazing kids.