Celebrate the Holidays with the Y!

Visit the following YMCA locations for holiday fun throughout the month of December:

Saturday, December 1st

Eagan YMCA

Breakfast with Santa from 9 – 11 AM

  • Enjoy a complimentary breakfast, offered first-come, first-served, while quantities last.
  • While you wait for your breakfast timeslot enjoy pictures with Santa, a bounce house, silent auction, arts & crafts and face painting!
  • Free and open to the community

Tuesday, December 4th

Camp Spring Lake

Santa & S’mores from 6 – 7:30 PM

  • Visit with Santa, enjoy cocoa & s’mores by the campfire, and explore camps candlelit trails.
  • Registration encouraged. Registration is available online here or in person at the Hastings YMCA.
  • Cost: $10/per child, adult chaperones are required and free to attend. $15/per child at the door.

Friday, December 7th

Elk River YMCA

Cookies with Santa from 6 – 7:30 PM

  • Decorate cookies, participate in holiday themed crafts, write letters to Santa and take a picture with Santa
  • Free and open to the community

Lino Lakes YMCA

Cookies with Santa from 5 – 8 PM

  • Join the holiday fun with a bounce house, craft, cookies and photos with Santa.
  • Free and open to the community

Saturday, December 8th

Camp St. Croix

Breakfast with Santa from 9 AM – Noon

  • Bring your family to camp St. Croix and enjoy a breakfast and wreath making. Don’t forget to bring your camera to capture the moment your kids share their holiday wishes with Santa!
  • Cost: Adults $8, Kids $6
  • Open to the community

Sunday, December 9th

Hudson YMCA

Holiday Hoopla from 3 – 5 PM

  • Make a gingerbread house (sponsored by McNamee Realty) and visit with Santa and his furry friends.
  • Free and open to the community

Friday, December 14th

New Hope YMCA

Pictures with Santa from 6 – 7:30 PM

  • Get a picture taken with Santa, write him a letter and enjoy crafts and snacks!
  • Free and open to the community

Ridgedale YMCA

Winter Wonderland Party from 5:30 – 7:30 PM

  • Winter themed crafts, healthy snacks, face painting and a bounce house.
  • Free and open to the community
  • Kids must be accompanied at all times by an adult over the age of 18

Saturday, December 15th

Burnsville YMCA

Holiday Movie Night with Santa from 5 – 7 PM

  • Come dressed in your favorite holiday pajamas for a night filled with holiday fun! Cookie decorating, Milk and hot cocoa bar, holiday crafts and games, write letters to Santa, and get your picture taken with Santa.
  • The feature film “The Polar Express” will begin at 5:30 PM.
  • Families are encouraged to bring their favorite blankets and pillows.
  • Free and open to the community

Contact YMCA branches for more information.