Calendar of Events

Listed below are events that are public events that you can come out and participate and/or bring a toy and/or monetary donation.   There are several events that will have our Blue Santa and Mrs. Blue there so that you can bring your camera and get your picture taken with them.

Austin Police Operation Blue Santa could not do what it does without the generous support of a caring community. Thank you again for your thoughtful dedication that is provided by so many that come out to assist at these Events each year and we look forward to receiving your contributions that will assist with Austin Police Operation Blue Santa’s goal in making this a successful and Joyful Holiday for the families in need of assistance this Holiday Season.




    Locally owned is proud to support Austin Police Operation Blue Santa.  RightGift makes it quick and easy to donate and put a smile on a child's face this Holiday.  Select a gift from the Blue Santa RightGift Wishlist to purchase online and then easily ship your donation directly to Blue Santa.  100% of proceeds from items purchased off the Blue Santa RightGift Wishlist will go directly to Austin Police Operation Blue Santa

    Blue Santa RightGift Wishlist 

    We exceeded our goal and served over 6,000 Families during the 2015 Holiday Season and will need everyone's assistance this season as well.  Please join us in making 2016 another great holiday season for the many families in need by providing a helping hand. 

    We also hope to see you at our events!


  • Austin Carriage's Annual Blue Santa Toy Drive
    Date of Event:  December 14, 2016   Time of Event:   6:30 PM -10PM


You can exchange a new unwrapped gift for each passenger to receive a FREE carriage ride.  The rides are about 15 to 20 minutes long depending on the demand.  Seating capacity is up to 6 adult passengers.  Children under 4 may sit on a lap and are not counted as a seated passenger.  (Please bring gifts for $10 value or more).  Rides are at Central down town Fire Station located at the corner of 5th and Trinity.  They will have 3 or 4 carriage running that night benefitting Blue Santa.  Please join us and help provide a merry Christmas to a deserving child.


  • Austin Police Operation Blue Santa - DELIVERY DAY
    Date of Event:  December 17, 2016      Time of Event:    8 AM - 1 PM
    4101 South Industrial Drive, Suite 260, Austin, Texas 78744

Delivery Day will begin bright and early, we need all the assistance we can get to get the many toys and meals delivered to over 6,011 families an approximately 20,000 children we will be serving this year. We could not do what we do without the gracious support that we get for the community. 


Blue Santa & Mrs. Claus will be there to greet you while waiting in line to assist with the delivery of package and there will be many other there that you can get your pictures taken with.  We also provide a meal for those how come out and assist the the deliveries, which  is  held  immediately  after all packages have left the warehouse.


Main distribution is at 4101 South Industrial Drive, Suite 260, Austin, Tx., however we will have other Sub-Stations as in the past and they will be posted as the date gets closer.  We look forward to seeing everyone again this year and welcome all who have never experienced the wonderful event of assisting with  giving to the so many in need.  We need your HELP!

  On December 17th, 2016 - Delivery Day - Austin Police Operation Blue Santa will be catching all the action from above at the Blue Santa warehouse located at 4101 S. Industrial Drive. Drone Pilot LLC - a veteran & minority-owned small business has graciously offered its services to record this unique day from above - a first in Blue Santa's 30 year plus history! If you will be making deliveries from this location don’t forget to wave!  
  Drone Pilot LLC  
* Active duty public safety professionals from fire, police, and military  
* Promoting safety first using public safety SUAS Pilot Safety Training Course for hobbyists to professionals on responsible and safe piloting.  
* Educating the public on the life saving capabilities these platforms offer.  
  For more information, go to  


  • Sure Shots 6th Annual Christmas Extravaganza
    Date of Event:  December 17, 2016      Time of Event:    8 PM- 12 Midnight
    Opal Divine's Marina, Palmer Crossing, 12709 N. Mopac Expy, Austin 78727

    Sure Shots announced that Austin Police Operation Blue Santa would be this  years recipient of their Sure Shots Gives Back Toy Drive.    They will be kicking the drive off at their Rob PIncus Women's Assault Prevention Seminar for Sure Shots November 26 and culminating at their 6th Annual Sure Shots Christmas Extravaganza on December 17th. 

    Bring an unwrapped new toy for Admission Fee.