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Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

2800 Opryland Drive · Nashville, Tennessee 37214 USA

Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas

ICE!® featuring Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas!

ICE!® is back with an all new theme featuring the 1957 Dr. Seuss classic How The Grinch Stole Christmas! Watch how the Grinch tries to steal Christmas from the Whos of Whoville through interactive ice sculptures and displays. Experience your favorite scenes in magnificent hand-carved sculptures made from more than 2 million pounds of ice.


November 9, 2018 - January 1, 2019
For tickets & information: +1-615-889-1000
Hours of Operation: Vary by day and subject to change. Event times and ticketing options are listed by day on purchase tickets calendar.
Location: Gaylord Opryland Events Center



Note: All content contained in this site was valid for this past 2018 holiday season. Sign Up and be the first to know what we have in store for 2019!

ICE! is an indoor winter wonderland featuring:

  • A walk-through holiday attraction kept at a chilly 9°F
  • 2 million pounds of colorful ice sculptures
  • Sculptures that are hand-carved by 40 artisans from Harbin, China. Learn more about The Making of ICE!
  • The story of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas!
  • Four two-story tall ice slides
  • Full Nativity scene in stunning, crystal clear ice

ICE! Ticket Prices* – From $20.99 child/$29.99 adult


Play and Save Passes & Combo Ticket Offers

True lovers of all things Christmas won’t want to miss out on a full day of festive holiday activities! Choose from the following options:
Play and Save Adult Bundle | Includes: ICE!, Snow Tubing, Gingerbread Decorating, Ice Skating and Scavenger Hunt.
Play and Save Family Bundle | Includes: ICE!, Snow Tubing, Gingerbread Decorating, Ice Skating, Santa’s Spinners, Kid’s Train and Scavenger Hunt.


Special Discounts

Fast Pass Tickets

Upgrade your regular ICE! ticket to include a Fast Pass into ICE! and hot chocolate.

  • Value days: Nov. 11, 13-17, 20-24, 27-30 | Dec. 1, 4-8, 11-14
  • General admission days: Nov. 11-12, 18-19, 25-26 | Dec. 2-3, 9-10, 15-31 |Jan. 1

Group Pricing (20 or more tickets)

Group orders of 20 or more tickets save 10% on select dates, with phone reservations only. To make group reservations, call 1-888-672-0095.

Military, Police, Firefighter and First Responder Tickets

20% off adult and children. Valid for all show dates and for up to 10 tickets per order. Must show valid ID/badge when picking up pre-purchased tickets. Not valid for e-ticket, mail or print-at-home tickets. Not retroactive, and not valid with other offers.


Marriott BonvoyTM Exclusive Offers

Members receive exclusive Discount on ICE! Tickets and Room-only Rates. To be announced soon! Sign up and be the first to know about our exclusive offers for Marriott Bonvoy Members.

Not valid with any other offers or discounts and subject to blackout dates.  Only valid for tickets to ICE! Discount applies to non-promotional room only rates.

Special Experiences


Know Before You Go

  • Ticket sales will end 30 minutes prior to listed attraction closing time.
  • The ICE!® attraction is a self-guided, walk-through experience that lasts approximately 15 to 30 minutes. In total, you should plan to spend anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours for the entire ICE!® experience.

More Activities & Events

Don’t miss everything there is to see and do at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center – from ice skating and a feast with the Grinch to carriage rides and more.

Learn more

SoundWaves at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center - Now Open!

Something extraordinary is making waves at our Nashville resort this Christmas. SoundWaves, a luxury indoor and outdoor water experience with dedicated recreation zones for adults, young children and families.

Guaranteed admission is available only with the exclusive SoundWaves Water Experience overnight package.

Learn more

TM & © 2018 Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P. All Rights Reserved.

*Pricing is based on child (ages 4 to 11) and adult (ages 12+) regular admission during value days. Subject to taxes and processing fees. Payment is non-refundable. Play and Save Pass allows unlimited entry for date of purchase for events at the Gaylord Opryland Events Center. Events in the resort are valid for one-time access to each event. Passes cannot be separated or transferred. Children 3 and under subject to individual event pricing where applicable (Play and Save Pass is not required).