Skip Main Navigation

Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

6000 West Osceola Parkway · Kissimmee, Florida 34746 USA

Christmas at Gaylord Palms

For tickets & information:

1-407-586-0000


 RESERVE YOUR STAY 


   WIN 2 FREE NIGHTS    

More Events & Activities

With more than 2 million twinkling lights, an amazing 54-foot-tall Christmas tree, heartwarming visits with Santa, and captivating musical events, there's no better way to celebrate the season! Don't miss everything there is to see and do!

Majestic Christmas Tree Lighting

November 24, 2015 – January 3, 2016


Be a part of the experience! Join us for our famous tree lighting ceremony, complete with Christmas carolers, lights, and of course, the star of the show, our massive 54-foot-tall Majestic Christmas Tree! It towers over the St. Augustine atrium waiting for the special moment to light up and cast holiday cheer to the guests on hand to witness it in all its glory.



Location

  • St. Augustine Atrium


Price

  • FREE


Time

  • 6:15 p.m. daily
  • No shows 11/26 and 12/7

Cirque Dreams UnWrapped Stage Show

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 unwrapped, performed on stage and in the air. Broadway director and Cirque Dreams founder Neil Goldberg is bringing the famed entertainment brand to Orlando for the first time in the company’s 22 years with this exclusive show. 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.



Location

  • Emerald Bay Plaza Stage, St. Augustine Atrium


Price

  • FREE


Event Times:

Sunday – Thursday

  • 2:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
  • No shows 11/26 and 12/7

 

Friday & Saturday

  • 6:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Photos with Santa

November 24, 2015 – December 24, 2015


Come meet the big guy himself and tell him what’s on your Christmas list! Photo packages available through Noerr.



Location

  • Alpine Village


Price

  • Photo Packages start at $35* (no sitting fee)


Times*

  • Sunday – Thursday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Friday – Saturday & Dec. 20-23
    11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Dec. 24: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.


*Santa will take a break every day from 4 p.m. – 5 p.m. to feed the reindeer (excluding Dec. 24).

The Elf on the Shelf® Scavenger Hunt

November 24, 2015 – January 3, 2016

 

Calling all families: The Elf on the Shelf® scout elves need your help! Ten of Santa’s special scout elf helpers have landed at Gaylord Palms but they won’t be able to fly to the North Pole until they have a name. Will you help find the scout elves hiding around the resort, solve puzzles and reveal the elves’ names so they can report back to Santa?



Price: TBD

Holiday Dining

Enjoy incredible décor, dazzling lights, heartwarming shows, a majestic Christmas tree, a hidden holiday treasure hunt and ICE!, our frozen holiday attraction. What better way to enjoy all the festivities than with a full stomach!


Learn More

Chill-Out at Relâche Spa & Salon

Our solution to cure the hustle and bustle blues of the Christmas season? A holiday line-up of pampering services inspired by our award-winning ICE! attraction.


To make an appointment, please call 407-586-4772. To purchase gift cards online, please visit gifts.marriott.com.


Learn More

Gingerbread Decorating Corner
sponsored by PEEPS®

November 24, 2015 – January 3, 2016


Location

  • Alpine Village


Price

  • Cookies $14.95*; Cookie Family Kit $22.94*;
    Gingerbread House $29.95*


Times

  • Monday – Thursday including Dec. 25:  12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday:  11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Friday & Saturday:  11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Dec. 20-23, 27-30:  11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.


RESERVE NOW


PEEPS® trademark Just Born, Inc. © 2015. All rights reserved.

All sales are final and tickets are NON-REFUNDABLE.


Subject to sales tax & $2.00 facility fee.


The Elf on the Shelf® and © 2015 CCA and B, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Breakfast with Mrs. Claus

Enjoy breakfast with the mother of the North Pole herself, Mrs. Claus. Joined by some of her top elves this character breakfast is sure to get you in the holiday spirit, and who knows she may even put in a good word with the big guy himself!


November 27, 2015 – January 3, 2016


Location

  • Villa de Flora Restaurant


Price

  • $29.95* Adults
  • $19.95* Child (ages 4-12)


Times

8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays including 12/21 – 12/24 & 12/28 – 12/31

Christmas at Gaylord Palms