Santa's Wonderland returns for its fourth magical year at Bass Pro Shops in Altoona!
Hey, mom, dad, grandma, grandpa, friends, and neighbors! Bring the kids and recapture the fun of Christmas!
Fun games, activities, crafts and free photos once again make this our most popular family event of the year! The excitement begins with Santa’s arrival Saturday, November 10, 5 p.m,. plus there’s two new special features this year!
Saturday, November 10 – Santa’s Wonderland Preview Event
Gather outside in front of the store around 4:30 p.m. for cookies, hot chocolate, Santa stress balls for the kids, and Southeast Polk High School student carolers as we wait for Santa's arrival!Customers are also invited to enter in $25 gift card drawings that will take place every half hour, beginning at 5:00.
Santa arrives at 5:00 p.m. in a special ceremony, then takes the crowd into the lobby for the lighting of the Christmas tree! Then it's a short walk over to Santa’s Wonderland, where Santa will cut the ribbon and all of our free activities begin, including photos with Santa from 6-8 p.m. and a free craft!
New this year - A talking caribou!
Plus, FREE Wildlife Carousel rides:
Mondays-Fridays, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturdays-10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sundays-Noon – 5 p.m.
FREE photo with Santa - Receive a FREE 4x6 photo!
Photo times: Mondays – Fridays, 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturdays - 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sundays - Noon – 5 p.m.
All kids that take a photo with Santa get a coupon for a FREE kid’s meal at Uncle Buck's! In order to see Santa, families must have a BASS PASS which can be picked up at the ticket depot just inside the entrance, right on the corner of Santa’s Wonderland.
Games & activities are open all day for kids to enjoy, including laser arcade, NERF archery range, slot car racing, Wii - The Hunt & The Strike, remote-control monster trucks.
FREE crafts (Kids can enjoy a different craft every week)
Mondays – Fridays from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturdays from Noon – 5 p.m.
Sundays from Noon – 5 p.m.