Austin – San Antonio Santas

bensonSanta Guy Benson and Mrs. Claus

Bio / Background Info:

It gives me great pleasure in being allowed the opportunity to serve the portrayal of such a well-known character during the Holiday Season, bringing smiles, joy and happiness to so many families during the Holiday Season.

  • My Beard and Belly are both natural
  • Professional Santa since 1994
  • Current background check and Current Santa Insurance
  • Retired with 30 years of service with Austin’s Travis County Emergency Medical Service. Served as a Certified Fire Fighter and rescue team member of the Travis County Fire Control Rescue Squad for over 15 years. Served as a TECLOSE, certified intermediate Reserve Police officer on the Hutto Police Department and worked as a member of the Hutto Fire department for four years. Worked with the Travis County Medical Examiner’s office for several years as an Investigators assistant and has help develop and train several State offices and private first responder agencies around Texas. Served as a member of the Debriefing team for Task Force One and Travis County Search and Rescue.
  • Also known as “BLUE SANTA” and Board President for Austin Police Operation Blue Santa. Blue Santa & Mrs. Claus assist in the efforts of insuring that we will be able to provide a full Christmas meal to over 5,000 families in Austin, Texas and also toys to over 20,000 children of these families. Our time with this organization is completely volunteered, offering to do approximately 15-40 events each year for children to come out and get their picture taken with “Blue Santa”. Serve as Blue Santa & Mrs. Claus on the Chuy’s Children Giving to Children’s Parade in Austin, Tx each year since 2007, and have been assisting with this parade since it was first organized in 1988,
  • Listed in Time Magazine as one of the Top 11 Santa’s in the United States, and was number 5 on the list
  • We serve as Red Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Austin Trail of Lights and as Blue Santa & Mrs. Claus at the Zilker Tree Lighting each year
  • We have assisted many Non-Profit Pet organizations with fundraisers, serving as Red Santa and Mrs. Claus
  • Available any time of the year for:
    • Home visits
    • Company/Organization parties
    • Breakfast/Brunch/Lunch/Dinner with Santa
    • Special events/Community gatherings (parades, tree lightings, etc.)
    • Special needs events for both young and old
    • Provide special photo shoot opportunities with our special Props which we bring to your location. Special Props include:
      • 1912 Sleigh and Life Size Reindeer with winter wonderland backdrop
      • Santa Chair with 2 Six Foot Nut Crackers on each side of the Santa Chair
    • Call to inquire about fundraiser opportunities

Available Locale(s):

  • We will travel any area in Texas as well as other States

Contact:


dickinsonSanta Bob Dickinson and Mrs. Kathy Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Professional, real bearded Santa since 2006
  • Custom made suits for traditional Santa, Cowboy Santa and water parks
  • We are liability insurance covered and background checked for your peace of mind
  • We are graduates of Charles W Howard Santa Claus School and the International University of Santa Claus
  • Santa and Mrs. Claus are hospice trained. Santa Bob is listed on the Santa-America website
  • Santa is registered as number 2559 in the National Beard Registry
  • Private party, home visit, retail, office and corporate events, breakfast with Santa, day care or school visits, hospital visits, birthday parties, San Antonio Riverwalk and other community parades, tree lighting ceremonies and nonprofit or charity organization events and visits

Available Locale(s):

  • San Antonio, New Braunfels, and surrounding areas

Contact:

  • Sleigh: 210-279-3665
  • Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen: 210-279-3506
  • Email: santabob@webelieveinsanta.com or mrsclaus@webelieveinsanta.com
  • Website: www.webelieveinsanta.com

flinnSanta Jim Flinn and Mrs. Karen Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa Jim and Mrs. Claus have been keeping the joy of the season alive year-round since 2005.
  • Available for home visits, community events, company parties, breakfast with Santa, school visits and parades.
  • Provides free or reduced rates to nonprofit organizations and those in need.
  • Experienced with children of all ages 0-99.  And we are experienced with children who have special needs.
  • Year round traditional “Santa” with a full real beard.  Santa throne available.
  • Santa and Mrs. Claus have Masters level diplomas from the International University of Santa Claus, and Santa is a Saint Nicholas Institute Graduate.
  • Mrs. Claus accompanies Santa and assists in the reading of books, storytelling and taking care of Santa.  We have current background checks and carry liability insurance.

Available Locale(s):

  • San Antonio, Windcrest, Marian, New Braunfels, Ft. Sam Houston, Randolph AFB, Lackland AFB, Schertz

Contact:

  • Mrs. Karen Claus:  210-573-8419
  • Workshoppe: 210-590-7172
  • Sleigh: 210-573-2224
  • Email: santa@windcrestsanta.com
    Website: www.windcrestSanta.com

Santa Gene Goetz 

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa Gene has been spreading the joy of the season since 1981.
  • Santa Gene is at Ingram Park Mall every November and December.
  • Experienced with children of all ages, from 1 day to 104 years old.
  • Year round traditional “Santa” with a full real beard.
  • Santa diplomas from Noerr Santa school and School4Santas.
  • I have a current background check and carry liability insurance.

Available Locale(s):

  • San Antonio, Boerne Area

Contact:

  • Santa Gene:  210-414-5499
  • Workshoppe: 210-342-8824
  • Email: santagene@att.net

Santa Gene Gunn and Mrs. Mary Claus

Available Locale(s):gunn

  • San Antonio

Contact:

  • Workshoppe: 830-709-5013
  • Sleigh: 210-663-2830
  • Email: santagene@txun.net

Santa Ron Hendricks and Mrs. Patti Claushendricks_sm

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa Ron is available for:
    • Photos
    • Parades
    • Tree Lightings
    • Corporate Parties
    • Home Visits
    • Private Parties
    • Schools
    • Advertising and Promotions
  • Mrs. Claus available for all of the above, plus:
    • Face Painting
    • Reading and Story Telling
    • Singing
    • Assisting with crafts

Available Locale(s):
Austin and surrounding areas

Contact:


Santa Kyle Jacobsen (Santa Jake)

Bio / Background Info:

Bringing “MAGIC” to believe in, while filling hearts   with Joy, Love, Hope and Happiness…

  • Professional Santa – Background Checked
  • Custom made suit and Jingle bells for “traditional” Santa Claus
  • Retired Wildland Forest Firefighter and Disaster Volunteer with AmeriCorps NCCC, Youth Soccer Coach, Referee for Soccer and Ice Hockey
  • Enjoy bringing “Joy” to ALL ages, reliving my “magical memories” as a child with Santa Claus
  • Santa Helper upon request
  • Available Weekends for:
    • Photo/Promotion Sessions
    • Personal Home Visits
    • Public Community/Church/ School Events
    • Private Business & Company Parties/Events

Available Locale(s):

Austin and its Northern Suburbs – Round Rock, Hutto, Taylor, Cedar Park, Leander, Georgetown

Contact:

  • Workshoppe: 512-454-1816
  • Sleigh:  512-627-4882
  • Email: SantaJakeATX@gmail.com

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Santa Albie McLeroy and Mrs. Barbara Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa has been bringing joy and smiles to children since 1999 and the Mrs. made him “better” when she joined him in 2002
  • Real Bearded Santa and the Mrs. are a Donations-Only couple; There is no set price for our shows as we feel your donations and amount should come from your heart and what you feel you can pay
  • Santa Albie and the Mrs. has been a paid member of Lone Star Santa’s since 2012, (and was associated with a San Antonio Santa Organization since 2008); Santa Albie is also a member of AORBS (Amalgamated Order of Real Bearded Santa’s) and of Nationwide Santas
  • Santa and Mrs. are background checked and liability insured for your peace of mind
  • Available from November through Christmas Eve; Taking reservations all year round for Home Parties, Personal Home Visits, Offices, Businesses, Charities, Hospitals, Churches, Parades and Tree Lighting Ceremonies
  • Some History: Skype Video for San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC), Toys 4 Tots, ST PJs Children’s Shelter, Wounded Warriors @ Ft Sam Houston, Austin State Capital, Gruene TX Lighting Ceremony, Blue Santa for Victoria TX Police Department, Palestine TX Museum of East Texas Cultures, Mancusso TX Harley Davidson, hundreds of home visits, (many repeat home visits for up to 11 years) and many other businesses and churches

Available Locale(s):

  • San Antonio and surrounding areas

Contact:

  • Workshoppe: 210-310-3260
  • Sleigh: 210-393-6427
  • Mrs. Claus: 210-643-3867
  • Email: contactus@santaandmrsinsa.com  mrs_santa@santaandmrsinsa.com  santa@santaandmrsinsa.com
  • Website: www.santaandmrsinsa.com

queinSanta Dennis Quein and Mrs. Jane Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Experienced real bearded, rosy cheeked Santa
  • Masters from International School for Santa Claus (Santa & Mrs. C)
  • Designer suit, custom leather Santa belt, and custom leather boots
  • Available for all events, private & corporate, churches, hospitals, parades, chraity and volunteer events
  • Charter member of the Lone Star Santas

Available Locale(s):

  • Kerrville, San Antonio, Austin

Contact:

  • Workshoppe: 830-367-1133
  • Sleigh: 302-242-3913
  • Email: AAASanta@hotmail.com

Santa Dave Strom and Mrs. Eileen Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa Dave is a Real Bearded Santa and has been portraying Santa since 2005
  • Santa enjoys reading stories to children of ALL ages! He has worked with children for over 20 years in Boy Scouts, Explorers, and Girl Scouts. For over 15 years, he’s done Hand’s-on Living History Presentations at grade schools, Southern California Museums (where he used to live), and the Los Angeles County Fair
  • Santa is a graduate of The International University of Santa Claus, a Lifetime and Founding Member of the Fraternal Order of Real Bearded Santas (FORBS), a member of the Lone Star Santas (LSS), and on the National Beard Registry.
  • Background checked every year and insured to assure your safety

Available Locale(s):

  • Serving the Greater San Antonio and Boerne areas

Contact:

  • Sleigh: 562-508-8853  Mrs. Claus’ Kitchen: 562-301-3534
  • Email: dejstrom@att.net
  • Website: www.asanta4you.com

wallace3Santa Melvin Wallace & Mrs. Katherine Claus

Bio / Background Info:

  • Ho, Ho, Ho! It’s our favorite season! Santa Melvin, with a real beard, a twinkle in my eye, and a heart full of joy is ready to join you in your holiday celebrations. We can’t forget Mrs. Claus, too!
  • As a retired school teacher and former Boy Scout Leader, I’m GREAT WITH KIDS and adults.
  • Corporate or private parties, tree lightings, PARADES!, whatever the venue, we’ll have a blast!

Available Locale(s):

  • Austin and surrounding areas

Contact:

  • Sleigh: 512-466-5706
  • Email: melvinawallace@yahoo.com

Santa Bartholomew Wilson & Mrs. Pam Clauswilsons

Bio / Background Info:

  • Santa Bartholomew is the perfect Real Bearded Professional Santa Claus serving the Greater Austin and surrounding areas. He has limited availability for home visits, office parties and other events this holiday season.
  • Santa Bartholomew has rosy round cheeks, a caring and loving personality that will give you and your children an event that they will never forget.
  • Santa is background checked every year and insured to assure your child’s safety.
  • Santa Claus is the “Big Guy” at Christmas, but did you know that Mrs. Claus knows all the secrets behind the scenes of the North Pole? Mrs. Claus is also available with or without Santa.

Available Locale(s):

  • Austin and surrounding areas

Contact:

  • Sleigh: 512-698-6355
  • Email: SantaBarthomomew@yahoo.com