Activities & Events
With signature events like ICE!, classic holiday activities including photos with Santa, and thrilling experiences like snow tubing, there is something for everyone. You can do it all during So. Much. Christmas. at Gaylord Texan Resort! Explore our 2023 season lineup below.
ICE! featuring Dr. Seuss’ "How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” Presented by Pepsi & Lexus
ICE!, our signature holiday attraction, features your favorite scenes from the beloved story Dr. Seuss' "How The Grinch Stole Christmas!", brought to life in magnificent sculptures hand-carved from more than 2 million pounds of ice. ICE! is presented by Pepsi and Lexus.
Cirque: Spirit of Christmas
This Cirque-styled Christmas show features dazzling acrobatics, feats of flexibility, and high-flying stunts. This Broadway-style spectacle centers around Noel, a child dismayed and distressed by the hustle and bustle of the holidays. Trying to recapture her lost love of the season, she is visited by spirits who bring back the true meaning of the season in energetic, dreamlike chapters.
Gingerbread Decorating Corner
Holiday Heist Escape Room
#LIT Light Show Presented by Marriott Bonvoy Boundless®️ Credit Card
Our spectacular Lone Star Atrium comes to life with our #LIT Light Show, featuring thousands of dancing lights synchronized to a high-energy, seasonal soundtrack. Animated light curtains glow with Christmas imagery around a centerpiece tree that magically transforms into a gleaming and glowing holiday spectacle.
Presented by Marriott Bonvoy Boundless®️ Credit Card from Chase.
Photos with Santa
Wildlife Rescue – An Augmented Reality Experience presented by bubly™
"Treat Your Elf" at Relâche Spa
It's Showtime! Escape Room
Feast with The Grinch™️ Character Breakfast
Even The Grinch can have some holiday cheer, and he's hosting a Christmas breakfast this year! Join The Grinch and his dog Max for a buffet loaded with holiday flavor to savor. Help The Grinch find Christmas amidst great food, fun, and lots of surprises.
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