Santa and friends return to Beau Rivage for a new, magical Coastal Mississippi holiday tradition

18 October 2019

BILOXI, Miss. (Oct. 10, 2019) – Holiday magic returns to Beau Rivage’s BR Prime this year as Santa and his friends host an exclusive Christmas brunch on Sunday, Dec. 8.

Beau Rivage’s second annual Brunch with Santa in its acclaimed steakhouse, BR Prime, features Santa as well as other strolling characters for a special appearance. BR Prime’s intimate setting and elegant decor provide a unique backdrop for those magical moments with Santa, along with an expansive presentation of Sunday brunch classics like fresh seafood, prime rib, live action stations, traditional breakfast offerings and delectable holiday sweets and pastries, as well as bottomless Bloody Mary’s Mimosas and Old Fashioneds.

Children are encouraged to wear their best holiday attire for a commemorative photo of their special day with Santa, and will receive a keepsake gift to keep the Christmas magic alive all year round.

As a premier holiday destination, Beau Rivage offers plenty of photo opportunities for families strolling through the resort’s winter wonderland, featuring larger-than-life nutcrackers, magnificent oversized ornaments, classic winter scenes, dozens of frost-covered trees, thousands of red poinsettias, and a stunning 20-foot Christmas tree in the resort’s atrium.

Brunch with Santa pricing is $55 per person, $25 for children 3-12, plus tax and gratuity. Children two and under eat free. Brunch is presented from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Reservations are required; to book a seating time, call 888.952.2582.

Come for brunch and stay for The Nutcracker, the 10th annual presentation by the Mississippi Gulf Coast Ballet Theatre, with shows at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Audiences will have the pleasure of watching these world-renowned dancers Joseph Gatti and Skylar Brandt perform a beautiful ballet while listening to the musical score of Peter Tchaikovsky. Tickets start at $10.95 plus tax and facility fee and may be purchased online at

For a full schedule of holiday activities coming to Beau Rivage please visit


Already known as the crown jewel of the Gulf Coast, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino continues to raise the bar. Named one of the “South’s Best Resorts” by Southern Living, MGM Resorts International’s AAA Four Diamond beachfront resort features 1,740 elegantly appointed guest rooms and suites, 10 restaurants, exciting nightlife and an 85,000-square-foot gaming area including TAP Book Bar & Bistreaux, Mississippi’s full-service sports betting and entertainment destination. The resort also offers live entertainment in its 1,550-seat theatre, an upscale shopping promenade with a Black Clover Lounge and Topgolf Swing Suite, a world-class spa & salon and Fallen Oak, a Tom Fazio-designed championship golf course. For more information and reservations, call (888) 567-6667 or visit

CONTACT: Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino, 228-386-7134,