Visit Santa

Step into a winter wonderland of magic and joy as Santapolis: A Magical Holiday Experience, opens its doors on November 10th at Westfield Annapolis! Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit like never before with our captivating Santa photo experience.

Discover a world of twinkling lights, festive decor, and the warmest of welcomes from Santa’s Elves and Santa Claus himself. Children and adults alike will be transported to a realm of magic, where cherished memories are made and holiday dreams come true. We have kids activities while you wait, and even more that we just can’t give away until you see for yourself.

Don’t forget to experience our custom photo opportunities for the whole family to enjoy. Although reservations are not required, we strongly encourage you to make reservations ahead of time by clicking below.

Extended Holiday Hours

Come early, or shop late: for your convenience Westfield Annapolis has special extended holiday hours this season. Please note that department store and restaurant hours may vary.

Pet Photos With Santa

We know family members come in all shapes and sizes, and sometimes have fur and four legs! That’s why we’ve partnered up with The Humane Society of the US to host Pet Photo evenings. Guests are invited to bring their leashed, well-behaved four-legged members of the family to one of three special Pet Photo evenings to capture that perfect holiday memory with Santa.

Pet Photos are available from 4pm to Close on November 20th, November 27th, December 4th and December 11th. Visit the link below to book your spot in advance.

Santa Cares

Celebrate the magic of Christmas in an inclusive, sensory-friendly environment with Santa photo experiences curated for those with autism and their families. We are proud to have partnered with Autism Speaks to present this opportunity to the community

Photos are available on December 3rd. Visit the link below to book your spot in advance.

PJ Photo Day with Santa

Capture the comfort and joy of the holidays by wearing your coziest pajamas for Santa photos! PJ Photo Days are available on Tuesday November 14th. We are proud to be partnering with St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Skip the line and purchase your photo package in advance by making a reservation below.

Baby's First Santa Photos

Capture the joy and wonder of your baby's first Christmas with enchanting Santa photos. Stop by on November 15th

Skip the line and purchase your photo package in advance by making a reservation below.

Ugly Sweater Photos with Santa

You’re invited to dress in your ugliest holiday sweater or other festive attire to capture a memorable photo with Santa! All the fun takes place on November 16th

Skip the line and purchase your photo package in advance by making a reservation below.

Christmas Caroling

Live Arts MD will be filling the air by caroling throughout the Center this holiday Season.

Salvation Army Angel Trees

Support our local children in need this Holiday Season ✨The Salvation Army Angel Trees are back at Westfield Annapolis 🎄🎄One in CPK Court and another in our Food Court . Choose your Angel from the tree, shop and bring unwrapped gift to Salvation Army (on Hilltop Lane) by December 11th!

Holiday Surprise & Delights

Our holiday Elves will be roaming the center bringing holiday cheer and randomly surprising shoppers with fun performances and giveaways. Be on the lookout and enjoy some extra holiday fun while you finish up your last-minute gift shopping!

Your chance to join in on the excitement takes place from Black Friday – Christmas Eve. Dates and Times are randomly selected, but will be 3 times a week, 2 hours each time.

Grinch Storytime

How did the Grinch lose Christmas?! Find out as the Grinch visits the Westfield Annapolis Mall to read this NEW sequel to the Dr. Seuss classic. Join us for story time at 1pm and 4pm followed by a photo opportunity with the Grinch. Please see the link for more info on purchasing tickets to attend the event or to see the Grinch specifically.

Please bring your own camera or phone to take the photo.

First Day Of Winter Storytime

See you at the Westfield Tree Farm in CPK Court to celebrate the winter solstice! Stories and songs will warm you up as we mark the first day of winter together. Presented by Discoveries: The Library at the Mall

Pajama Storytime

Meet us at the Westfield Christmas Tree Farm near CPK for a magical pajama storytime! Bring your slippers and your stuffies for songs, stories and some fun. Presented by Discoveries: The Library at the Mall

Chanukah - Menorah Lighting

Please join us in the Crate & Barrel Court at 5:30PM on Thursday December 7th. Feel the joy and spirit of the holiday with the entire Jewish community! This Event is FREE and open to everyone. Please RSVP so we can plan accordingly.  FUN & ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES: Hot latkes and Doughnuts Menorah Lighting Special Magic Show Chanukah crafts for kids Chanukah Raffle and More! To volunteer or help sponsor the event please contact Rabbi Light at or call 443-321-9859.

Gift Wrapping

Let us help you with wrapping all those gifts you just bought! Outlet Dance Complex will be offering Gift Wrapping November 27th through December 17th! Weeknights 530pm - 900pm Weekends 1100am - 200pm