Dinner with Santa

Location: Discovery Center

Date: December 17 and 18, 2022

This holiday season, bring the family and friends to Brookfield Zoo for a festive holiday feast with a special appearance from Santa, who will be available for photo opportunities as well as to hear everyone’s wish list. Dinner with Santa will be held at the following times: 

 · Saturday, December 17, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

 · Saturday, December 17, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

 · Sunday, December 18, 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.

 · Sunday, December 18, 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.


- Dinner with Santa will take place in the Discovery Center.
- The cost for members is $50.00 for adults and $25.00 for children ages 3-11.
- Nonmember pricing, which includes admission and parking, is $65.00 for adults and $40.00 for children ages 3-11.
- Children under 3 are free. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

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 · Note: Your reservation includes admission and parking.  
 · Seating is limited. Tickets will be available until December 11 or sold out.  

 · All reservations are final, nontransferable, and nonrefundable.


2022 Dinner with Santa Buffet Menu

Carving Stations
Porchetta with Fennel and Arugula Pesto
Prime Rib with Horseradish Whip and Rosemary Demi

Pasta Station
Baked Cavatelli and Cheese Ravioli
Garlic Bread & Fresh-baked Focaccia

Winter Chopped Salad & Kale with Charred Carrot Salad
Herb Roasted Yukon Potatoes
Cornbread Stuffing
Charred Brussels Sprouts with Roasted Shallots
Seasonal Vegetable Medley

Kids Station
Chicken Tenders
Roasted Broccoli
Buttered Noodles

Buche de Noel (Yule Log) Carving Station
Assorted Desserts

  • Beer, Wine, and Holiday Cocktails available for Purchase

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