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Santa Claus is Coming to Union County -Celebrate the Season at Warinanco

skate with santa flyer

The Union County Board of County Commissioners and the Union County Department of Parks and Recreation are happy to announce a kickoff to the holiday season in Warinanco Park at the Warinanco Sports Center, with skating with Santa and more.

“This is one of my favorite times of the year, where all of the annual holiday events begin. It’s a chance to bring everyone from family, friends and neighbors together to kick off a great season,” said Commissioner Chair Rebecca Williams. “I look forward to seeing everyone there!”

The event will take place on Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and will feature skating with Santa and a visit from his elves, holiday carols and more. Tickets go on sale for purchase for $5.00 on Saturday, November 5, 2022. Tickets include 2-hour entry, skate rentals, hot chocolate and a cookie. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at

Children under 2 are FREE of charge. Everyone entering the building will need a ticket, whether or not they will skate. Tickets will NOT be available at the event, so residents should ensure everyone in their group is accounted for when purchasing tickets, including spectators. Space limited to 250 people per session.

The Warinanco Ice Skating Center is conveniently located in Warinanco Park, off St. Georges Avenue on the Roselle/Elizabeth border.

For more information, please visit the Union County website, or call 908-298-7850.