City’s “Santa Calling” program now accepting requests


The city of Kissimmee is now accepting requests for the “Santa Calling Program,” an annual tradition that will be Wednesday, Dec. 2, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. 
 Parents interested in having Santa Claus call their children may send the following information via email to

  • Child’s name and pronunciation 
  • Age (10 years old or younger)
  • English or Spanish speaker
  • Gender
  • Phone number
  • A list of what they want from Santa Claus
  • Names and ages of the siblings
  • School/ grade/ teacher
  • Pet type and their names
  • Parents, what would you like your child to improve on something positive?
  • Do you have an Elf on the Shelf? Is it a girl or a boy? Name?
  • First-time call or returning call
  • Best time to call between 5:30 and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 2?

“Santa Calling” is a phone calling service and not a gift-giving service. The deadline to receive requests will be on Wednesday, Nov. 25, at 5 p.m. Residents should remember the time and day selected as Santa will be calling many children, and Santa will only call each child once.
 For more information, call 407-518-2360 or email the complete information to