It's a long way from the North Pole.
Think it's cold here?
"It feels like spring here compared to the North Pole," Santa said.
Santa is at East Hills Mall for the next few weeks, meeting with children and taking pictures.
Kids can also mail their letters to Santa at a special station in the mall.
Tyler came to visit Santa on Tuesday, his fourth birthday.
He made sure to tell Santa exactly what he wanted, even if Santa had trouble understanding it.
The busiest time for Santa is on Saturdays and Sundays, when he has a story time with guests.
He takes a milk and cookie break every day from 1 to 2, but will be at the mall during their regular business hours every day until Christmas.
"I certainly look forward to it," he said. "Gives me a chance to hear their wishes."