While guests will not be able to sit on Santa’s lap this year, they will still be able to say hello and take a photo from a safe distance!
WRITE A LETTER TO SANTA
Write a letter to Santa at home and bring it with you on your visit. Safely drop it off at his North Pole mailbox located just outside of his Workshop in Oktoberfest. Download and print your letter to Santa on Christmas stationary!
It isn’t Christmas without holiday music! Enjoy traditional tunes from the England Carolers and the all-new Killarney Irish Trio, then relax to acoustic stylings in New France. Warm up with turkey dinner inside Das Festhaus while a pianist plays classic holiday favorites.
Finish up your Christmas shopping with unique gifts, home décor and souvenirs from around the world. Commemorate your visit with a Busch Gardens ornament, or choose a handcrafted gift from a local vendor at Mistletoe Marketplace.
Meet new friends this holiday season. Stop by the Highland Stables for a fun, festive photo with our Clydesdale horses. Visit Eagle’s Ridge and Wolf Valley (daytime only) for a close-up encounter, and to learn more about these magnificent animals.
Busch Gardens Railway
All aboard for Christmas Cheer! This locomotive is on track to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year. Hop aboard at Tweedside Station or Caribou Station for a scenic ride around the park.
Celebrate the holidays with your favorite Sesame Street® friends. Enjoy kid-friendly rides and physically distant photo opportunities with everyone’s favorite furry friends in their festive holiday attire.
Visit the Forest of Fun
Gingerbread Scavenger Hunt
Gingerbread men are hiding throughout the park! Take your little ones on a scavenger hunt across various villages to find these hidden figures while enjoying bright lights and decorations.
Busch Gardens Christmas Celebration is included with active Memberships, Military Passes and previously purchased Single-Day Tickets. All guests are required to make a reservation prior to attending the event.
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Get access to Busch Gardens Christmas Celebration, plus more seasonal events and exclusive benefits such as free parking, in-park discounts and more!