The Elf on the Shelf
The Elf on the Shelf

What is The Elf on the Shelf®?

The Elf on the Shelf® is a fun-filled Christmas tradition that has captured the hearts of children everywhere who welcome home one of Santa’s Scout Elves each holiday season. The magical Scout Elves help Santa manage his nice list by taking note of a family’s Christmas adventures and reporting back to Santa at the North Pole nightly. Each morning, the Scout Elf returns to its family and perches in a new spot, waiting for someone to spot them. Children love to wake up and race around the house looking for their Scout Elf.

Santa’s Scout Elves stand apart from other North Pole elves because they arrive wearing their official red jumpsuit in a box set with their very own storybook called The Elf on the Shelf®: A Christmas Tradition. Ready to adopt your own Scout Elf?

How Do I Get an Official Scout Elf?

Locate an Adoption Center
Choose your Scout Elf
Read the storybook
Name your Scout Elf

Get Started

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