- The list below includes 33 free or cheap things to do in or near Santa Claus, Indiana, including 44 different types of inexpensive activities like History Museums, Scenic Drives, Bike Paths and Family Fun Center.
- From Santa Claus Land of Lights to Mistletoe Drive, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Santa Claus and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Jasper, Owensboro, Lincoln City and Rockport.
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78 North Holiday Blvd, Santa Claus, IN 47579 MoreLess Info
With its 1.2 mile-long campground, Santa Claus Land of Lights is the largest holyday light show in North America. With 300 light display pieces and more than 35% of its exhibits being animated, this can prove to be worthy of the family's time.
During the Christmas season, visitors can take their cars to Mistletoe Drive to see extravagantly decorated homes with Christmas lights. Every street is decorated with a different Christmas theme. The street takes about an hour to drive through.
Named for Raymond Joseph 'Jim' Yellig who served as Santa Claus for decades, Jim Yellig Park can be used for basketball, volleyball and baseball. It has trails for walking, a playground and shaded picnic areas along with batting cages.
Named for Raymond Yellig who served as Santa Claus for decades, Ray Yellig Memorial Trail is an approximately 1.2 mile trail around wooded terrain. The trail can be used for walking and biking as well as wildlife observation.
Upon its completion, the 22-foot tall 1935 Santa Statue was dedicated to the children of the world. Sitting atop the hill in Santa's Village, this is a perfect site to take photographs with family and friends.
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39 North Kringle Place, Santa Claus, IN 47579 MoreLess Info
Offering visitors information about the attractions to visit in Spencer County, Spencer County Visitors Bureau has knowledgeable staff members ready to assist people with their trips. The bureau also provides free brochures to visitors.
Enjoy a bit of Christmas year-round at the Santa Claus Christmas Store. Guests marvel at the amazing selection of decorations, collectibles, and personalized ornaments, but don't leave without trying the fudge.