Visit Santa's Candy Castle
Admission to Santa’s Candy Castle is free.
Hours of Operation
Please note limited Fall hours:
The castle is currently closed during the week and will be open the following weekend days/times:
Sat, Aug 23rd 8:30am-5:00pm
Sun, Aug 24th 8:30am-5:00pm
Sat, Aug 30th 8:30am-5:00pm
Sun, Aug 31st 8:30am-5:00pm
Mon, Sept 1st 8:30am-5:00pm
Sat, Sept 6 / Sun, Sept 7 / Sat Sept 13 / Sun Sept 14 - CLOSED
Beginning Sept 20th, the castle will be open every Sat & Sun 9am-5pm.
Extended Christmas hours will begin Thanksgiving weekend.
Please check back for updates on special events.
Location & Directions
Santa’s Candy Castle is located at 15499 N. State Road 245, in Santa Claus, Indiana. We are just one mile south of Holiday World, on the same road. To map your route to the castle, we recommend using google maps at http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl
Indulge your senses with a wonderful selection of gourmet confections including handmade fudge, turtles, divinity, toffee, caramels, peanut brittle, and many other favorites. Enjoy a sample of one of approximately two dozen flavors of salt water taffy and gourmet popcorn.
More About Santa’s Candy Castle
Log in to our exclusive North Pole Network, an interactive computer lab for kids that is directly connected to the North Pole. You’ll be able to chat with an elf, tell Santa what you want for Christmas and find out if you’re on Santa
Our cocoa is an absolute must-try. We guarantee that you'll find a flavor to love in our critically-acclaimed 31 flavor line-up of gourmet hot chocolate. And our frozen hot chocolate is nothing short of legendary. It's available in 16 oz individual servings or in a gigantic 1/2 gallon version called the Avalanche - which is the world's largest cocoa beverage. Share one with the family, or if you're brave enough: finish one yourself for a place on our Wall of Fame.
We also feature popular novelty candy lines such as Jelly Belly, Pez and Wonka. Guests marvel at our giant PEZ wall, which features one of the largest retail selections of PEZ anywhere.
We promise something delicious & fun for everyone.
And before you leave, find the perfect Christmas gift for that hard-to-buy-for person on your Christmas list or pick up a souvenir of your trip to
Santa’s Candy Castle offers a magical experience for everyone in your family. And as it’s been since 1935, admission to Santa’s Candy Castle is free. We look forward to seeing you at the castle!