holidays with fun – two family favorite events are coming in December!
Santa Calling, Free!
James City County Parks & Recreation is sponsoring “Phone Calls from Santa” for children ages 9 and younger living in James City County and Williamsburg. Special arrangements have been made with the North Pole for Santa and Mrs. Claus to personally call each child who returns their completed form by Tuesday, Nov. 28. The Claus’s will attempt to call children between 5:45-8 p.m.; however, specific call times cannot be guaranteed due to Santa and Mrs. Claus’ holiday schedule. The deadline to register for a call is Nov. 28; forms are available online at Santa Calling Registration Form and for pick up the James City County Recreation Center, the Abram Frink Jr. Community Center, the Chickahominy Riverfront Park Office, the Freedom Park Interpretive Center and Satellite Services (addresses appear below). Forms are also available in Spanish.
You and your family are also invited to attend our annual pancake breakfast buffet and a morning of “holly-day” cheer with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Photo opportunities are available. The Breakfast is Saturday, Dec. 9, 9-11 a.m. at the James City County Recreation Center. To participate, register by Saturday, Dec. 2. The cost is $12/person and free for ages 2 years and younger. Please register everyone who is attending to ensure their seat. Space is limited, 100 people maximum. You can register online
(ages 3+, 412000-A; ages 2 years and younger, 412000-B) or at any of our payment locations listed below.
Locations (in person registration during normal operating hours):
- James City
County Recreation Center, 5301 Longhill Road
- Abram Frink Jr. Community Center, 8901 Pocahontas Trail
- Chickahominy Riverfront Park, 1350 John Tyler Highway
- Freedom Park Interpretive Center, 5537 Centerville Road
- Satellite Services, 3127 Forge Road
For more information, please visit the website or call 757-259-5353.
Veda McMullen, Senior Communications Specialist