THURSDAYS – SUNDAYS, JANUARY 7 – FEBRUARY 27, 2022

Winterfest at Gaylord Texan

See Gaylord Texan transform into the perfect winter getaway during its annual Winterfest! Discover fun for the whole family as you venture through acres of indoor gardens on a Jack Frost-themed scavenger hunt, take on the challenges of solving puzzling escape rooms, and show your competitive side in games like trivia and bingo. There’s more fun for the family to discover together. Explore our lineup and reserve your room and tickets now for your wintertime escape.

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.

Resort atrium at dusk.
Children sitting in a row of chairs holding popcorn and sodas while looking up.

The James Cielen Illusionist Show

Be amazed by Gold Medal Award-Winning Illusionist, James Cielen! His show-stopping act features state-of-the-art grand illusions, sleight of hand, close-up magic, and the most adorable little four-legged friend!

Dates
January 7th - February 26th
Schedule
Fridays & Saturdays: Times Vary
Pricing
Starts at $15
A girl holding a key lifts a lid and peers into a box with an eerie glow

School's Out! Winter Breakout Escape Room

Location: Lower Level Texan Station

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

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Thursday 3:15pm - 8:15pm
Friday 3:15pm - 8:15pm
Saturday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Sunday 10:30am - 1:30pm
Pricing
Starts at $100/group
Riverwalk atrium lit up with Christmas lights.

The Heist Escape Room

Location: Lower Level Texan Station

Master thief Thurston Powell III has stolen King Arthur's Chalice, a prized item from the collection at the International Museum of World History. In this themed escape room your mission is to infiltrate his lair and locate his hidden collection.

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Thursday 3:15pm - 8:15pm
Friday 3:15pm - 8:15pm
Saturday 10:30am - 8:30pm
Sunday 10:30am - 1:30pm
Pricing
Starts at $100/group
Young boy with a red shirt holding up a magnifying glass to his eye

Jack Frost’s Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt

Location: Resort Wide

Find frosty fun around every turn in Jack Frost's Frigid Finds Scavenger Hunt. Search high and low for clues throughout Gaylord Texan's atriums to find answers to an array of polar puzzles.

Dates
January 7 – February 27, 2022
Schedule
Daily
Pricing
$9.99

Winter Art Studio

Location: Art Studio in the Retail Corridor

Let your inner artist come to life while creating winter-inspired arts and crafts.

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Friday 3pm - 9pm
Saturday 10am - 9pm
Sunday 10am - 2pm
Pricing
1 Project - $20.00
2 Projects - $35.00
Children posing in front of a virtual reality elephant while a person takes a photo on their phone.

Wildlife Rescue presented by bubly

Location: Resort Wide

This virtual experience guides guests to track down endangered species and help ensure they're monitored for their protection. The adventure highlights indigenous animals and, with the magic of augmented reality, brings them to life before your eyes!

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Daily
Pricing
Free
Mother and child feeding a wallaby.

Cool Critters Animal Encounters

Location: Resort Atrium

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

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Saturday 4pm - 6pm
Pricing
Free
Bingo cage with colorful bingo balls.

Family Bingo

Try your luck in three rounds of family bingo.

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Friday 7pm
Saturday 7pm
Pricing
Free
Young boy in front of chalkboard with a chalk drawing of a lightbulb.

Snow Much Fun Family Trivia

Test your knowledge in various categories in this interactive, virtual trivia game.

Dates
January 7 - February 27, 2022
Schedule
Friday 7:30pm
Saturday 7:30pm
Pricing
Free
Bottles of liquor and shot glasses on a bar.

Live Music at Silver Bar

Location: Silver Bar

Enjoy live music with beautiful atrium views at Silver Bar.

Dates
January 7 - February 27
Schedule
Friday 6pm - 10pm
Saturday 6pm - 10pm
Pricing
Free
A band performs onstage lit by spotlights and green laser lights.

Live Music at Glass Cactus

Enjoy live music by the lake while sipping on craft cocktails and indulging in creative club cuisine.

Schedule
Fridays & Saturdays (time varies)

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 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.

exterior view of Gaylord Texan