Santa’s Village is committed to protecting the privacy and security of our Internet visitors and customers. The following policy is designed to provide you the opportunity to learn more about how we use information collected via its website for:
This policy does not apply to information which we may gather in other ways from you.
Data Collection and Use: No personally identifiable information, such as your name, address, or e-mail address, is automatically collected from your visit to this site. Non-identifiable information such as browser type, operating system, and IP address is gathered to ensure our site is optimized for the mass users. This information is also used to improve the performance of our site.
However, our various contact & reservation forms and surveys may request that you provide personal information (such as your name, mailing and/or e-mail address) demographic information (such as your age and gender) and profile data (such as your preferences in entertainment and/or a record of past visits to the park). Information submitted at the time of registration or submission may be used for marketing purposes by us.
You may elect to provide Santa’s Village with anecdotes or stories of your visit to one of our attractions, or to provide images or videos of your visit. Our use of that material and your rights will be described in detail at the time you make your election to submit that material.
When you make a ticket purchase on our site, we will collect information from you such as your name, email address, billing address, and as necessary, shipping address. This personal information is stored securely on our servers and is not shared or sold to anyone else. If you are paying by credit card for a purchase, your data will be transmitted over a secure socket layer (SSL) connection to prevent eavesdropping, and processed by PayPal merchant services. Further, we do not store credit card information on our servers.
An Important Note about Children’s Online Privacy Protection: We do not knowingly collect any personal information about children under the age of 13 years. To sign up for our e-newsletters or other updates, podcasts, RSS feeds, etc, you must be 13 years of age or older. To participate in sweepstakes and contests, you must be 18 years of age or older.
Security: We collect contact information which you provide (such as your name, mailing and/or e-mail address), and when appropriate, credit card information (your credit card number and expiration date) to process your order. Contact information from an order form is used to fulfill orders, and to reply to questions submitted by users. Credit card information that is collected is used to process your orders and will not be shared with third parties. When you provide credit card information (or sensitive personal information on an online employment application), we use secure socket layer (SSL) encryption to protect it. We will give out personal information to third parties only to comply with any legal actions such as a court order or to protect the safety and security of site users, the site, and property. Within our companies, such information will be provided only to employees with a need to know.
Most browsers are initially set up to accept cookies; however, you can reset your browser to refuse all cookies or indicate when a cookie is being sent. If you choose to disable your cookies setting or refuse to accept a cookie, some parts of our site may not function properly or may be considerably slower. For example, without cookies, you will have difficulty completing ticket transactions with the shopping cart.
We use Google Analytics, Google AdWords Conversion tracker, and other Google services that place cookies on a browser across the website. These cookies help us increase the website’s effectiveness for our visitors. These cookies are set and read by Google. To opt out of Google tracking, please visit this page.
We use AdWords remarketing to market our sites across the web. We place a cookie on a browser, and then a 3rd party (Google) reads these cookies and may serve an ad on a 3rd party site. You may opt out of this ad serving on Google’s opt out page. If you are concerned about 3rd party cookies served by networks, you should also visit the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.
Remarketing is powerful ads used to serve ads across the content network to people who previously visited our website. This is done by using cookies.
IP Addresses: An IP address is a number that’s automatically assigned to your computer by your Internet provider. This site collects IP addresses for the purpose of system administration and analyzing how our site is used. We may use your IP addresses in cooperation with your Internet provider to identify you only if we feel it is necessary to protect our service, sites, customers, or others.
Links to Other Sites: Santa’s Village is not responsible for the content or practices of third party websites that may be linked from our site or choose to link to our site. These sites operate independently of our site and have established their own privacy and security policies. Links posted on our site to other businesses does not imply that we endorse or are responsible for the services and products offered by mentioned sites.
Removal from List: You always have the option of removing your name from our e-mail lists by following the procedure listed on each website form or communication that is sent to you. You may also request to be removed by completing the Guest and Family Services form and requesting removal from our list. We will promptly remove your name from all e-mail communications.
Correction of Personal Information: Upon request we offer visitors the ability to have inaccuracies corrected in contact information, financial information, unique identifiers, transaction information, communications that the consumer/visitor has directed to the site. Consumers can have this information corrected by e-mail, by postal mail, or by telephone using the contact information below.
Contact Us: If you have any questions about this privacy statement or wish to be removed from our e-mail list and/or other mailing lists, newsletters, or promotional updates, please contact us.