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November 9, 2023. Marlton, New Jersey  Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa’s back! Cherry Hill Programs is excited to announce Santa's arrival this Christmas season. Children and families will experience Santa Magic at venues across the United States and Canada thanks to the holiday photo experience provided by Cherry Hill Programs (CHP), the industry leader in experiential photography. CHP operates holiday photo experiences in hundreds of locations across the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. And again this holiday season, families and friends will experience the wonder of Santa while CHP captures the magic to celebrate Christmas 2023.

“There is nothing that sparkles and shines more than Santa! We are incredibly excited to experience the magic of the season with so many communities,” shares Chris Landtroop, Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Cherry Hill Programs. “Partnering with retail locations and souvenir destinations gives us the privilege of capturing moments to remember in your hometown – and that’s what the holiday season is all about!”

Capture the Santa Magic with a commemorative photo package. The best value is Photo Package A, including a limited-edition 2023 holiday postcard, 8 photo prints ranging in size from 5x7 to wallet, complete access to digital images, an online gift shop offering photo personalization on a variety of personalized gifts and keepsakes, and more! Alternative photo packages are available – visit to learn more. Merchandise varies by location and is available to add on to photo package purchases at the photo experience at select locations. Select locations have an exclusive Christmas resin light-up picture frame available that holds a 5x7 photo print for purchase - the perfect way to display Santa photos.

In addition to commemorative photo packages, everyone who visits Santa and takes home a photo package can receive up to two FREE, customized messages from Santa through CHP’s strategic partnership with Portable North Pole.

  1. With every reservation booked at, guests will receive a personalized phone call from Santa
  2. With every Santa photo package purchase, guests will receive a special video from the North Pole

Santa photo experiences are designed to be a moment to remember and celebrate for a lifetime. Decked out in festive, dapper attire, Santa is filled excitement and holiday cheer, waiting to meet children and families. Santa holiday photos are customized with limited-edition photo borders that deliver all the Christmas feels. Santa photo reservations are available now at Reservations are encouraged; walk-up visits are available as space permit.

Join the Cherry Hill Programs’ Holiday Team

Cherry Hill Programs believe exceptional experiential photography is achieved through incredible customer service, teamwork, learning and innovation. Join the CHP team to bring magic to every experience by capturing moments that last a lifetime. Build Your Career. Bring the Magic! 

Cherry Hill Programs' Holiday Division is in search of festive, professional leaders and Santa characters to bring the magic to life this holiday season. Apply to join the team that celebrates and commemorates the Santa Magic of holiday experiences across the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Click here to apply.

Cherry Hill Programs strives to provide a positive work environment that values excellence in safety and quality, free from discrimination and harassment. Every CHP employee plays a part in our Company’s success and making this a great place to work. At CHP, our people are the heart of our organization and the foundation of our success. Driven by our core values of safety, diversity, integrity, and collaboration, we strive to promote a culture which supports and encourages creativity, fairness, and inclusion. 

About Cherry Hill Programs

Cherry Hill Programs captures the Magic to celebrate moments for a lifetime! In partnership with famous landmarks, attractions, signature retail venues, and hotel destinations, CHP is the industry-leader in experiential photography, providing virtual, digital, and live holiday and souvenir photography experiences in venues across North America.

Through a combination of proprietary reservation software, innovative technology, accessible download portals and complete photography operation implementation - from recruiting & training to collaborative marketing - our mission is simple: to bring magic to every experience.