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SEPTEMBER 10 – OCTOBER 31, 2021 (THURSDAYS - SUNDAYS)

More Fall Fun

Welcome to more fall fun at Gaylord Texan Resort. Unwind on a family staycation and enjoy quality time together with seasonal Goblins & Giggles activities, Paradise Springs Water Park, delicious dining and drinks, and more.

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Overnight Stay Options

Take advantage of great rates or get even more with packages that include event tickets and exclusive offers.

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Paradise Springs

OPEN WEEKENDS THROUGH OCT 17

Make a splash at our 10-acre outdoor pool and lazy river complex featuring a 6,000-square-foot family lagoon, giant water playhouse, 600-foot long lazy river, and four winding waterslides.

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Escape Rooms

Choose from two exciting escape rooms and work as a team to unlock clues and solve puzzles before time runs out!

Times
75 minute increments
Thu
4:30pm - 7:45pm
Fri
3:00pm - 8:00pm
Sat
9:00am - 8:15pm
Sun
9:00am - 2:00pm
Price
Starts at $100 for a group of 4
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Goblins & Giggles Art Studio

Location: Art Studio

Let your inner artist come to life while creating Halloween-inspired arts and crafts!

Times
Thu - Fri
3:00pm - 9:00pm
Sat
10:00am - 9:00pm
Sun
10:00am - 2:00pm
Price
1 Canvas Project
$20
2 Canvas Projects
$35
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Goblins & Giggles Cookie Decorating

Location: Art Studio

For someone who uses a cauldron for cookware, Morgana the Witch can sure bake some spooktacular Halloween cookies. Join the welcoming witch and help decorate her latest batch of seasonal sweets.

Times
Thu - Fri
3:00pm - 9:00pm
Sat
10:00am - 9:00pm
Sun
10:00am - 2:00pm
Price
Starting at $9.99
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Ghost Stories LIVE!

Location: Atrium

Learn about the haunted side of Texas history with our storytellers who guide you through an experience so immersive you'll become part of the ghost story!

Times
Thu
7:00pm
Fri
5:00pm - 8:00pm
Sat
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Price
$15.00
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Hide & Seek Scavenger Hunt featuring Spookley the Square Pumpkin

Location: Throughout the Resort

Everyone's favorite square pumpkin, Spookley, takes center stage in a game of Halloween hide and seek -- inviting super sleuths to solve puzzles that reveal his eight secret hiding spots around the resort. Solve all the puzzles to find Spookley.

Times
Daily
At leisure
Price
$11.99
Spookley the Square Pumpkin

Spookley Meet & Greet

Location: Resort Atrium

Show off your Halloween costume and take a photo with Spookley the Square Pumpkin, the hero of the pumpkin patch who proves that being different can save the day!

Times
Thu - Sat
Times vary
Price
Free
Trick or Treat Pumpkin carving

Trick or Treat Expedition

Location: Throughout the Resort

It's all treats and no tricks along the Trick or Treat Expedition trail. Youngsters will enjoy spooky decorations as they venture through the resort's gardens for sweet treats to add to their confection collection.

Times
Sat
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Price
Complimentary for overnight resort guests.
Lemurine Owl Monkey

Spooky Animal Encounters

Location: Resort Atrium

Interact with and learn about a variety of incredible creatures in this educational hands-on experience.

Times
Sat
04:00pm - 06:00pm
Price
Free
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Monster Mash Bash

Location: Resort Atrium

Brooms, bats, black cats – oh my! Guests can jack o’lantern jive, skeleton shuffle, or just enjoy a bashing good time at the Monster Mash Bash dance party.

Times
Sat
08:15pm
Price
Free
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Live Entertainment

Location: Glass Cactus

Enjoy live entertainment with breathtaking waterfront views at Glass Cactus on Friday and Saturday evenings. Complimentary entry for overnight resort guests.

Times
Weekends
Price
Tickets start at $10
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Wildlife Rescue, An Augmented Reality Experience Presented by bubly™

Location: Throughout the Resort

Our iconic, spacious resort is transformed into an exciting safari for families to discover and learn about endangered animals all at their own pace. This virtual experience guides guests to track down endangered species.

Times
Daily
At leisure
Price
Free