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Spring It On at Gaylord Palms Resort!

March 12, 2021 through May 16, 2021

Get ready to Spring It On with an itinerary full of family-friendly seasonal escapes! With our Once Upon A Spring events and activities, including an all-new interactive live show – Paint Me A Fairytale, Spring-inspired scavenger hunts, art activities, cookie decorating, live entertainment, and more, we are ready to help you celebrate the season. All events have been thoughtfully designed with social distancing in mind and our enhanced Commitment to Clean protocols.

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Little girl with book and magic sparkles

Paint Me a Fairytale Interactive Show

Bursts of color and flashes of magic bring classic fairytales to life in this interactive storytelling adventure. Be drawn into the magic as Mother Goose herself paints to life some of your storybook favorites!

March Days
12-20, 26, 27
April Days
2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30;
May Days
1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Times
5pm, 6pm, 7pm, 8pm
Location
Castillo de San Marcos Fort,
St. Augustine Atrium
Cost
$16.99 + tax, per person
Included with Spring Package
pool view with lounge chairs and palm trees

Springtime Pool Party

Enjoy fun in the sun with pool games, prizes, sing-a-longs and line dances at Cypress Springs Water Park. The ideal setting for family fun, Cypress Springs features a brand-new action river attraction and a zero-entry family pool.

Dates
March 12-21, 27, 28; April 3, and 4
Times
12pm-4pm
Location
Cypress Springs Water Park
Easter bunny with plants

Breakfast with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny

Meet Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny while enjoying a delicious buffet breakfast in the newly renovated Villa de Flora.

Dates
Sat & Sun March 14 – April 4
Times
8am-12pm
Location
Villa de Flora
Easter Bunny statue in flowers

Blossomin’ Bunnies Scavenger Hunt

Explore the resort’s 4.5 acres of indoor gardens with this seasonally themed scavenger hunt. Use the clues to find eight Bunnies that have “sprung” into the blossoms of the atrium.

Dates
March 12 – May 16, 2021
Times
At your leisure
Location
Resort-wide
Booklets Located at Pool Towel Hut
Cost
$9.99 +tax, per booklet
Included with Spring Package
Easter cookies

Cookie Decorating

Decorate delicious spring-themed cookies and take them home to enjoy.

Dates
March 12-20, 27 and April 3, 2021
Times
1-5pm
Location
Old Hickory

Eggspression Garden

This imaginative walkthrough experience features blossoming tulips, gigantic Easter eggs, a massive chocolate bunny and five additional Easter-themed photo opportunities that will immerse guests in the spring season. Dates/Times: See Resort Guide Upon Check-In

hidden Easter egg
Grapefruit drinks with pink background

ART Bar

Be delighted by the colorful craft cocktails and mocktails, whimsical paintings, fun photo ops, and more in this all-new experience.

Dates
March 12-20, 26, 27
April 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30
May 1, 7, 8, 14, 15
Times
6pm-9pm
Location
Castillo de San Marcos Fort
St. Augustine Atrium
Cost
Beverage costs vary
actors in costumes

Adventure Kids: Sprout into Spring

Join Seth the Sea Turtle, Ava the Alligator and everyone's favorite Adventure Kid Sophie as they explore the splendors of the springtime.

Dates
Saturdays from March 13 – May 15, 2021
Times
1pm, 2pm, 3pm
Location
Coquina Lawn
Atrium with lights and decorations

Springtime Light Display

Blooming flowers, bunny rabbits scurrying, shooting stars, and spring-colored kaleidoscopes will come to life across the atrium sky once the sun goes down.

Dates
March 12 – May 16, 2021
Times
Evenings
Location
St. Augustine Atrium
people with training holding little alligator

Animal Encounters

Enjoy up-close encounters with critters from Wild Florida’s nearby zoological park and learn more about the Florida ecosystem and the animals’ unique personalities.

Dates
Saturdays from March 13 – May 15, 2021
Times
5-6pm
Location
Socio Patio
person reading a book on a rock

Adventure Kids: Bedtime Bunny Tales

From the comfort of your guest room, enjoy an interactive video on your in-room TV that follows the classic story of Peter Rabbit.

Dates
March 12 – May 16, 2021
Times
6-10pm
Location
Channel 51 on your in-room TV
kids looking at elephant statue

Wildlife Rescue

An Augmented Reality Experience presented by bubly

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.

Dates
Daily – At Your Leisure
Location
Resort Wide

What To Expect

We have implemented a variety of new protocols and elevated practices, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and 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. Here is what to expect during your stay at Gaylord Palms.

Two beds in guestroom with a large window.