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Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

201 Waterfront Street · National Harbor, Maryland 20745 USA

Christmas on the Potomac

  • 201 Waterfront Street
  • National Harbor, Maryland
  • 20745 USA
  • 1-301-965-4000

Marvel at more than 2 million twinkling lights, amazing nightly snowfall and beautiful dancing fountains. Back this year is ICE! with a new theme featuring Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town! Learn how Santa Claus started giving toys to good girls and boys in the retelling of the classic television special. Enjoy a special bonus area – The Frostbite Factory – a LIVE ice carving zone. And, don’t forget about Gingerbread Decorating Corner, The Elf on the Shelf® Scavenger Hunt and much more to get you in the spirit of the season!

Christmas on the Potomac comes to Gaylord National Resort
November 21, 2015 – January 3, 2016

Overnight Stay Options

The best way to experience Christmas on the Potomac is to spend the night with us. Choose from these overnight options to help you make the most of your stay!


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ICE!™ Featuring Santa Claus is Comin' to Town

Learn how Santa Claus started giving toys to good girls and boys in more than two million pounds of colorful hand-carved ice sculptures.


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More Activities and Events

Experience our Indoor Snowfall, Sounds & Songs of Christmas, and more…


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Event Calendar*

To help you plan your stay, check out a calendar of scheduled events.


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*Times displayed in the calendar are start times. End times vary by event and may have multiple showings throughout the day. Additional event details, including ticketing options, are displayed after clicking on the individual event name.


Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town © Classic Media, LLC. All rights reserved. 
The Elf on the Shelf® and © CCA and B, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
PEEPS® trademark Just Born, Inc. © 2015. All rights reserved.

Christmas on the Potomac