The Best Outdoor Santa Claus Decorations in 2021 - Backyard Boss
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The Best Outdoor Santa Claus Decorations in 2021

There are few, if any, images that scream Christmas more than Jolly Ol’ St. Nick himself. From the big white beard to the classic red outfit, the holiday season wouldn’t be the same without him. Right? Then it should come as no surprise that holiday decorations across the country feature the big guy in fun and creative ways.

If you’re in the process of choosing your outdoor holiday decorations for the season, this guide was made for you! We’re going to look at a wide variety of outdoor decorations for your home including inflatable yard decorations, festive porch lights, grapevine wreaths, and more. Every item on this list has one thing in common – they all incorporate Santa Claus.

We are going to help you get holiday ready by sharing decoration ideas for every style and space. Let’s get started…

    Joiedomi 6 Foot Inflatable Santa Claus

    Welcome Guests with Santa Himself

    This 6-foot inflatable Santa Claus features LED swirling lights, creating the perfect life-size attraction to greet visitors and ring in the holiday season. Made from waterproof materials in bright, vivid colors, it will catch the eye of anyone passing by. Thanks to its built-in fan, all you have to do is place Santa where you want him, secure him with ground stakes, and plug it in!
    MAOYUE 2 Pack Christmas Porch Light Covers

    Dress Up Your Porch Lights

    Transform your front porch lights into an eye-catching holiday decoration with these easy-to-use porch light covers. Made from waterproof, environmentally friendly EVA textured plastic and secured with high-quality elastic straps, they are a strong and durable option to add a festive touch to your entryway.
    4 Pack Solar Christmas Pathway Lights

    To Light Up Your Front Walk

    Lead the way down your front walk with festive cheer using these waterproof solar-powered stake lights. The built-in rechargeable batteries can be charged for 6-8 hours each day in the sun and can run for 8-10 hours, lighting up your dark, winter nights. Each stake features a 3D Santa Claus figure that can also be swapped out for a green Christmas tree, allowing you to mix and match your lights as desired.
    TOLOCO 4.1 Foot Hanging Santa Claus

    ‘Hang Around’ for the Holidays

    This plush fabric Santa features 3M double-sided tape on both hands and the hat, and adjustable limbs that can easily be positioned as needed for any space. Measuring 4.1 feet, it’s the perfect size to showcase climbing on your front porch, gutter, roof, balcony, or window. The adhesive is strong enough to securely hold your decoration in place and easy to remove when the season is over.
    LIGHTSHINE Metal Christmas Décor Santa Claus and Reindeer Yard Stake

    For the Smaller Outdoor Spaces

    With two lighting modes, flashing or steady on, this adorable iron yard decoration is painted with water-resistant paint and outfit with waterproof LED lights that feature two different lighting modes. The sign is solar powered, allowing you to display it anywhere you desire without worrying about a power source. It offers a festive holiday image with the glow of holiday lighting all in a small package suitable for smaller yards or garden areas.
    Vanthylit Set of 2 30” Pop Up Christmas Décor

    To Add a Festive Touch to Your Front Steps

    With their easy pop-up design, these adorable Christmas characters are quick to assemble and disassemble as needed. They feature 50LT warm white light bulbs for a festive glow. Measuring 30” in height with a sturdy metal base, they are a great choice for adding some holiday décor to your front stairway.
    2 Pieces Christmas Fence Peeker Decoration

    Dress Up Your Privacy Fence

    If your yard is surrounded by a privacy fence, limiting your ability to decorate in a way that others can see, this is a fun solution! These plastic fence peeker characters Easily install these brightly colored plastic characters using double-sided tape. Both weather resistant and waterproof, these high-grade plastic-card bord figures will stand up to the elements making them a great choice for your outdoor space.
    MAGGIFT 3 Pack Solar Christmas Garden Stake Lights

    Light Up Your Garden

    Your garden may not be full of flowers during the holiday season, but it can still be full of Christmas cheer. These warm white LED solar lights will light up your space with no wires and no need for a power supply. The set includes a Christmas tree, reindeer, and Santa Claus.
    Strong Camel Life Size Animated Singing and Dancing Santa Claus

    Bring the Holidays to Life

    This life-size animated Santa is sure to entertain your family and friends. He sings and dances to 5 popular Christmas songs, moving his head, arms, shoulders, and hips. This fun, life-like Santa is entertaining, sharing his happy face and comical dance moves with your guests. He is motion activated, saving his quirky reactions for the arrival of friends and family.
    Jackmold Christmas Santa Ho Ho Ho Garden Flag

    To Flag Down Santa on Christmas Eve

    Featuring two levels of burlap and a layer of anti-light lining in the middle, this fun and festive holiday garden side is both weather and fade resistant, ready to stand up to the elements over time. You can be sure that Santa won’t miss your house this holiday season by hanging this fun and festive holiday flag.
    D-FantiX 14 Inch Merry Christmas Grapevine Wreath

    For A Festive Front Door

    Decorate your front door with this adorable grapevine wreath. Measuring just 14 inches wide and 1.2 inches deep, it’s a great choice for any space. The wreath features three plush figures including a reindeer, Santa Claus, and a snowman, along with a sign that states Merry Christmas.
    Gemmy Christmas 6 Ft Tall LED Lighted Outhouse Santa

    Enjoy a Good Laugh

    Add a little humor to your holiday celebrations with this inflatable Santa yard prop. With the ability to self-inflate in just seconds, this is a great option for those that are searching for a quick and easy option for decoration. When you’re finished, it easily deflates and folds down for storage until the holiday season comes around again.

Ring in the Holidays with Father Christmas

Decorating for the holiday season can involve a lot of work, but it doesn’t have to. With the right products on your side, you can spread holiday cheer with your whole neighborhood while saving your time for Christmas shopping and other festive tasks. After all, there is no shortage of things that we need to complete before the holidays are officially upon us!

If you are looking for a quick and easy option, an adorable inflatable like the Joiedomi 6 Foot Inflatable Santa Claus may be the best choice. They are often larger in size, taking up more ground in your yard. This allows you to put together a larger yard or porch display quickly with fewer decorative elements.

If you are limited on space, that doesn’t mean that you can’t incorporate some festive fun. The LIGHTSHINE Metal Christmas Décor Santa Claus and Reindeer Yard Stake is a high-quality holiday light decoration featuring recognizable characters with Santa Claus and his reindeer. Share some holiday cheer by adding this simple decoration to your smaller gardens or potted plants.

Are you looking to invest in one or two premium outdoor holiday decorations that will really set you apart from the rest of the neighborhood If so, you may be interested in fun and whimsical animated holiday decorations such as the Strong Camel Life Size Animated Singing and Dancing Santa Claus. Animated decorations are a fun way to bring your holiday party to life!

Whatever you decide to do for outdoor holiday decorating this winter season, have fun with it! Embrace your style, choose décor items that bring a smile to your face, and don’t shy away from adding your own personal touch. Share some joy and holiday spirit with those around you. That’s what this season is all about.


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