Santa at the Brandywine Zoo

Get your photo with Santa at this Winter Wonderland event!

Meet Santa, share your wishes, and get photos (you take with your camera) at this Winter Wonderland tradition at the Brandywine Zoo. Enjoy free hot cocoa and fun holiday activities. Rain or shine. Santa will be in the Lemur Pavilion. It’s outside, but covered and heated. Treats will be provided by Janssen’s Market. All those planning to attend must register online, members and non-members. We will not be accepting any guest passes or other promotions.

Members: Free | Non-members: $7/person

The Brandywine Zoo is a toy drop location for Toys for Tots. Guests are encouraged to bring a toy with them to Santa at the Zoo or anytime in December!


Bring your business to Santa!

Please complete our online Sponsor and Vendor Form and someone from the Zoo will get back to you!

Questions? Email

Sponsorship Opportunities

If your organization would like to sponsor our event through a monetary donation or gift card to be used for cookies or decorations, there are two levels of sponsorship.

Reindeer Level

Sponsors: $500+ level
Receive all of the benefits of the Gingerbread Level, plus YOUR logo will receive prominent recognition in our Zoo News and our Annual Donors and Sponsor List.

Gingerbread Level

Sponsors: $100-499 level
Your logo will appear on our sponsor board at the event and appear on our Santa at the Zoo web page with other Gingerbread Level Sponsors.