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Christmas at Gaylord Palms Featuring ICE!

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until 01/05/2020

Create the ultimate experience this holiday season AND save money while you do it!
Combine ICE! with 2 or more events and save up to 40% on your visit. Click here to buy a bundle.

ICE! featuring THE POLAR EXPRESS:

ICE! is back at Gaylord Palms with an all-new theme featuring THE POLAR EXPRESS™. Take a journey of imagination through this heart-warming story as a young child embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole while learning about friendship, bravery and the true spirit of Christmas. Experience this adventure through hand-carved sculptures and displays made from more than 2 million pounds of ice.

SNOW TUBING

Located in Alpine Village, Snow Tubing features an eight-lane tubing hill that’s fun for all ages and covered in REAL SNOW! Zoom down the lanes, race to the bottom, and enjoy unlimited runs on your ticket date. Double riding tubes are available for parents with small children.

Mrs. Claus’ Christmas Traditions

Join the jolliest hostess of all for a fun-filled celebration of Christmas traditions old and new. Delight in the retelling of the Christmas classic, ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas, and sing along to favorite holiday songs while enjoying a warm freshly baked cookie and ice cold milk.

Gingerbread Decorating Corner

This fun, sticky, interactive decorating tradition just got a whole lot sweeter! Choose from different design options to create either delectable holiday-themed gingerbread cookies or a complete gingerbread house. After you’ve decorated to your heart’s content, make your way to Cinnamon and Nutmeg, our gingerbread couple, for a heartwarming hug you can capture with your own camera.

 

Sugary Sweet Storytime

Visit the Alpine Village Sweet Shop and be transported to the world of The Nutcracker in a brand new interactive show led by the Sugarplum Fairy herself. Plus, enjoy a one-of-a-kind super sweet, super sparkly and super tasty Sugarplum Hot Chocolate in a festive souvenir mug.

Cirque Dreams Unwrapped Guaranteed Seating

Be dazzled by an array of seasonal characters brought to life in a dreamscape of imaginative costumes and creativity, while stunning feats of showmanship are performed on stage and in the air. The entire family can enjoy this uniquely inspired 25-minute Christmas dream presented with the Broadway style and inventive theatrics for which Cirque Dreams is renowned.

Naughty or Nice Escape Room

Jack Frost, the holiday trickster, has added your name to the top of Santa’s Naughty List, but he is offering you one chance to change your Christmas fate. Work together to solve festive puzzles and piece together Christmassy clues to erase your names from the naughty list before Santa returns to his office in this family-friendly escape room.

Secret Santa Scavenger Hunt

Enlist to join Santa’s Secret Service and decode some fun this Christmas. Utilize your very own Santa’s Secret Service Decoder Ring to decipher clues inside of the Scavenger Hunt booklet and become full-fledged members of Santa’s Secret Service. Only the most elite yuletide sleuths will be able to locate the unique Christmassy clues hidden throughout the Gaylord Palms atrium to break the code and earn your Santa’s Secret Service badge.

Santa’s Snow Throw

Enlist to join Santa’s Secret Service and decode some fun this Christmas. Utilize your very own Santa’s Secret Service Decoder Ring to decipher clues inside of the Scavenger Hunt booklet and become full-fledged members of Santa’s Secret Service. Only the most elite yuletide sleuths will be able to locate the unique Christmassy clues hidden throughout the Gaylord Palms atrium to break the code and earn your Santa’s Secret Service badge.

Sounds of the Season Concert Series

Gaylord Palms Resort is excited to bring back our Sounds of the Season concert series. Each concert is set on the grand St. Augustine atrium stage in Emerald Bay Plaza with the perfect view of our 60-foot Christmas tree. Included with your Sounds of the Season ticket is exclusive access to experience our signature attraction ICE! after the performance.

Freezin’ Season Pass

Enjoy unlimited access to ICE! all season long with the Freezin’ Season Pass. This pass includes admission to the ICE! exhibit only with front-of-the-line priority access via the Chill Pass line.

Price: 
$59.99 per adult
$35.99 per child (4-11)

$99.99 per adult with parking

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Venue

Gaylord Palms Resort
6000 W Osceola Parkway
Kissimmee, FL 34746 United States
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Phone:
(407) 586-0316
Website:
www.GaylordHotels.com

Organizer

Gaylord Palms Resort
Phone:
(407) 586-0316
Website:
www.GaylordHotels.com.

Other

Age Group
Baby/Toddler, Preschool, Elementary, Tweens/Teens, Adults Only, Whole Family
Do attendees need to register?
Yes
Will food be available for purchase?
Yes
Cost
price varies on options

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