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Winter Wonderland Weekends at Gaylord Texan Resort

Winterfest at Gaylord Texan

Visitors can enjoy wintry weekend escapes featuring family-fun activities – from illusionist shows and live entertainment to animal encounters, escape rooms, art activities – and so much more!

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Discover What Gaylord Texan Has in Store

Live Entertainment Series

Join us this winter season for socially distanced live entertainment shows! From the award-winning comedy improv troupe - Four Day Weekend to beloved tribute bands, Britain's Finest - The Complete Beatles Experience, The Garth Guy - Ultimate Garth Brooks Tribute Show, and The Pack - A Tribute to Frank, Dean and Sammy.

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An Augmented Reality Experience presented by bubly

Wildlife Rescue

Our iconic, spacious atriums are transformed into an exciting safari for families to discover and learn about endangered animals at their own pace. This virtual experience guides guests to track down endangered species and helps ensure that they are monitored for their protection. The adventure highlights indigenous animals and, with the magic of augmented reality, brings them to life before your eyes! Dates: Daily – At Your Leisure. Location: Resort Wide!

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School's Out! Winter Breakout Escape Room

School’s out! Your teacher collected your smartphone and hid it after you were caught playing games during class but forgot to return it. Race against the clock to find your phone before the janitor finishes locking up the school!

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Winter Art Studio

Let your inner artist come alive while creating a winter-themed art project.

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Jack Frost’s Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt

Jack Frost made things much "cooler" throughout the Resort. Join in the fun to see all he has done! Follow his directions to each "frigid find" and solve the clues he left behind to win a prize!

More Family Activities & Fun
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Cool Critters Winter Animal Encounters

A special educational opportunity to interact with and learn about a variety of incredible winter critters.

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Snow Much Fun Family Trivia

In this interactive trivia game, families and friends face off to test their knowledge in various categories.

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Brr… Family Bingo

Try your luck in three rounds of family BINGO.

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Family Movies

Enjoy classic family movies on our very own big screen in a socially distanced setting.

Winter Overnight Stay Options

Discover and take advantage of our special rates, as well as packages that include event tickets, along with additional exclusive offers.

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What to Expect at Gaylord Texan

Taking care of our guests has always been our number one priority. We have implemented a variety of new protocols and elevated practices, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and keeping with our high standards of cleanliness and commitment to providing excellent service. We have also made a few adjustments to the services, amenities and facilities available during your stay.

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