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Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center

1501 Gaylord Trail · Grapevine, Texas 76051 USA

Lone Star Christmas

ICE!® featuring 'Twas the Night Before Christmas

ICE!® is a walkthrough holiday attraction kept at a chilly 9 degrees that features over two million pounds of hand-crafted ice sculptures and five ice slides. This year, ICE!® brings to life Ma in her kerchief, Pa in his cap and other lines from the famous holiday poem, 'Twas the Night Before Christmas.

November 10, 2017 – January 1, 2018

For tickets & information: +1-817-778-1000

Hours of Operation: Vary by day and subject to change. Event times and ticketing options are listed by day on purchase tickets calendar

Location: Longhorn B


Note: All content contained in this site was valid for this past 2017 holiday season. Sign up and be the first to know what we have in store for the 2018 holiday season!


ICE! is an indoor winter wonderland featuring:

  • Walk-through holiday attraction, kept at a chilly 9 degrees
  • Two million pounds of colorful ice sculptures
  • Hand-carved by 40 artisans from Harbin, China. Learn more about The Making of ICE!
  • Five two-story tall ice slides
  • A depiction of the classic poem of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
  • A majestic Nativity scene in stunning, crystal clear ice

It's all part of our Grapevine hotel's Lone Star Christmas!

ICE! Ticket Prices* – From $12.99 child/$21.99 adult

  • Value days: Nov. 10, 13-17, 20-23**, 27-30 | Dec. 1, 4-8, 11-15**
  • Peak days: Every Saturday evening starting at 5pm and select Friday evenings starting at 5pm (11/24, 12/15, 12/22 and 12/29)
  • General Admission days:  All Day Sunday , Every Saturday and 11/24, 12/22, 12/29 until 4:30pm | Dec. 17-21, 24-28, 31 | Jan. 1

    **Peak pricing applies after 5pm



Combo Tickets

Save up to $9* when you purchase an ICE! Combo Ticket of our popular holiday events!

ICE! and Snow Tubing Combo Tickets*– From $28.99 child/$39.99 adult

Includes one (1) ticket to ICE! and twelve (12) Snow Tubing runs. All runs must be completed on selected day.

**Based on adult ticket on peak dates


Play and Save Pass* – From $62 child/$69 adult

Savings of nearly $30** when you bundle our most popular holiday events! Choose from these three options:

  • Play and Save - Snow Tubing, Gingerbread Decorating Corner (two Gingerbread Men), Build-A-Bear Workshop® Scavenger Hunt, Glacier Glide Ice Skating, Snow Throw, and ICE!
  • Play and Save All-Inclusive – Snow Tubing, Gingerbread Decorating Corner (two Gingerbread Men), Build-A-Bear Workshop® Scavenger Hunt, Glacier Glide Ice Skating, Snow Throw, ICE!, and Cookies with Mrs. Claus.

**Based on child admission price


Special Promotional Pricing

ICE! Fast Pass

Why bother waiting in line? Use the Fast Pass so you can have even more time to discover our indoor winter wonderland.



Group Offers

For groups of 20+ bookings, please e-mail or call 817-778-1000 for more information.


Military Tickets - Box Office Only

Save $3.00 on ICE! tickets by showing your Military ID.

Military tickets valid for active and retired military and their family only. Tickets must be purchased at the Box Office. Valid ID must be presented. Subject to tax and service fee.


Marriott Rewards Exclusive Offers

Marriott Rewards Member Offer — Discount on ICE! Tickets

Save 25% on ICE! tickets by using promo code MRICE17**.

Discount available: Nov. 10 – Dec. 14 (excluding Saturdays and Nov. 24-26)
**Not valid with any other offers or discounts.


Marriott Rewards Exclusive Rates

Save 20%** on Sunday-Thursday stays this Holiday season!
**Discount applies to non-promotional room only rates.


Special Experiences

On the Blocks ICE! Bar | $15.00
Enjoy exclusive access to our bar inside ICE! Adults 21+ can try out select samplings from our beverage partners. With ambient lighting, great music and fun photo opportunities, this VIP experience is like nothing you've experienced before.

ICE! VIP Guided Tours | Behind-the-scenes guided tour | Learn more (PDF)

ICE! Proposals | "Pop The Question" inside of ICE! | Learn more (PDF)

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 15-30 minutes. In total, you should plan to spend anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours for the entire ICE! experience.
  • Snow Tubing Height Restrictions - Must be at least:
    36-inches tall to ride with an adult on double tube.
    42-inches tall to ride by yourself on single small tube.
    60-inches tall to ride on single large tube.
    Double riding tubes are available for parents with small children who are 36 inches or taller.

*Pricing is based on child (ages 4-11) and adult (ages 12+) regular admission during value days. Subject to tax and service fee. Payment is non-refundable. Passes cannot be separated or transferred. Children 3 and under subject to individual event pricing where applicable (Save & Play Pass is not required).

PEPSI, PEPSI-COLA and the Pepsi Globe are registered trademarks of PepsiCo, Inc.

© Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.  Used with permission.  All rights reserved.