Christmas Countdown lets you choose from eight beautiful backgrounds. There’s Santa and his reindeer, many Christmas trees and even a snowman. Enjoy classic Christmas music while watching the falling snow on the countdown screen. You can also open a new gift every day in December in your Advent calendar. It available for iOS and Android with a premium version with additonal features available for purchase.

Portable North Pole lets you create and share magical cinematic personalize messages from Santa Clause while encouraging good behavior. Santa has free and premium messages for your loved ones. He’ll say their names, show their pictures and more. Most importantly, they’ll find out if they made it onto his nice list. The app is free for iOS and Android.

NORAD Tracks Santa Claus is the longest running interactive Santa Claus experience for kids and adults. Every December the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) launches their annual Santa tracking event. There’s interactive games, videos, information and much more. And, of course, the app tracks Santa as he makes his way around world to your house. The app is free for iOS and Android.