If you find your choice for Santa Brunch is not available, consider GardenFest Dinner with Santa (on sale Tuesday, October 15, 2019) or our other Holiday Dining Options.
•Online ticketing reserves your space immediately (no phone calls back and forth)
• Santa Brunch location has been moved to the more intimate setting of the Tea House.
• Pricing structure simplified: all tickets $23 (including children under age 3)
SANTA BRUNCH IS SOLD OUT FOR 2019
December 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21
Seatings at 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
Santa Brunch reservations begin Oct. 1 and online ticketing saves your spot immediately. Reservations are available online only and not by phone.
Purchase Santa Brunch Tickets Online
(Purchase feature will be enabled October 1 at 12:01 a.m.)
To purchase tickets, scroll down to the desired date, click on $23 button, then choose the number of tickets and enter credit card information. Be sure to purchase a ticket for all attendees, including infants. If a date or time are not appearing, that means it is full.
Frequently Asked Questions
Why are Santa Brunch tickets going to an online ticketing system? This will greatly streamline the process, eliminating the need to leave messages and wait for calls back. You will know at the end of the transaction that your space is reserved on the day and time of your preference. The online system also ensures secure credit card transactions.
What if I have problems purchasing tickets online? In the event you have issues and simply cannot use the online ticketing system, please call (804) 262-9887, ext. 329. Please be aware you will have to leave a message and someone will get back with you as soon as possible.
What if I don’t have a computer or smartphone? If you do not have access to a computer or smartphone at the time ticketing starts, please call (804) 262-9887, ext. 329. Please be aware you will have to leave a message and someone will get back with you as soon as possible.
What does the $23 ticket include? Food (see menu below), visit with Santa (bring your camera if you want to take photos), Garden admission, and gratuity. Tax is extra. Wine, beer and cocktails are NOT included but are available for purchase.
Is there a discount for Garden members? Since admission is included free of charge in the ticket price, there is not a member discount.
Why do children under age 3 require a $23 ticket? Since it is considered a catered event, each seat counts as a ticket because there are associated costs. The ticket price is based on average family grouping size at a reasonable price point.
How do I get to the Tea House? The Tea House is in the Garden. Guests enter the Garden through the Visitors Center and there is a short walk to the Tea House. There is an accessibility ramp to the Tea House.
What’s on the menu? Do you have vegetarian and gluten-free options? Scroll down for this year’s menu. Yes, vegetarian and gluten-free selections are marked with a (V) or (GF).