Where Christmas shines brightest

The World’s Most Beautiful Theme Park is once again transformed with over ten million twinkling lights, one of the largest holiday displays in North America. Enjoy heart-warming holiday shows and classics such as Santa’s Workshop, the Christmas Town Express and ‘Twas that Night ice skating show. Over 20 rides and coasters including NEW Pantheon™, the world’s fastest multi-launch coaster, pair thrilling moments with holiday cheer. Families can enjoy a hearty meal and a special Christmas story from the big elf himself during NEW Santa’s Fireside Feast presented by Coca-Cola®. Festive treats, holiday shopping and special photo opportunities complete this holiday tradition for friends and families.

Nov 11
Jan 08
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Christmas Town is included with Membership

Experience the magic of the holidays again and again with a Busch Gardens Membership as low as $13.00 a month. Members receive unlimited admission and unbeatable benefits all year long, including free parking, free guest tickets, monthly rewards, savings on merchandise and more. Additionally, Members get exclusive perks like Member Night on Nov. 17 and early ride access on DarKoaster™ in 2023! 
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People toasting cups in England
Two girls meeting a clydesdale horse
Ice Skaters
Performers on a stage
A family meeting Santa Claus

People toasting cups in England
Two girls meeting a clydesdale horse
Ice Skaters
Performers on a stage
A family meeting Santa Claus
Christmas Town Shows
Festive shows & entertainment
Enjoy live entertainment and sing along to classic holiday favorites with seven heartwarming shows and village entertainment filling the park with glad tidings and joy.
Guests meeting Santa Claus at his workshop.
Santa's Workshop
Santa Claus and his elves can't wait to see you. Stop by Santa's Workshop in the North Pole (Wilkommenhaus) and tell him your Christmas wish.
Guests dining with Santa
NEW! Santa's Fireside Feast
Presented by Coca-Cola®
Gather around the majestic castle as Santa recounts a classic Christmas story while elves prepare a scrumptious all-you-care-to-eat meal and Mrs. Claus dazzles the dining room with holiday cheer.
Father Christmas at Busch Gardens Williamsburg
NEW! Father Christmas
As a symbol of the Christmas season, this merry English figure presides over holiday gatherings, sharing a drink in front of the fireplace with families and wishing good tidings for the new year. Snap a photo with Father Christmas in England's Kidsington Palace.
Over 20 rides & coasters
Soar above 10 million lights on thrilling rides like the ALL-NEW Pantheon, the world’s fastest multi-launch coaster! Then take a ride around the park and enjoy holiday music on the Christmas Town Express.
Couple shopping for ornaments
Holiday dining & shopping
Indulge in culinary delights featuring savory treats, festive sweets, and holiday beverages around the park. Then, shop for the perfect gift and finish your holiday shopping at one of our various shops.

Kid-friendly fun & more festive experiences

Christmas Town Vacation Packages

Save on Christmas Town admission and your choice of accommodations from selected hotel partners with a Busch Gardens Vacation Package.

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Bürgermeister's Hideaway

Behind a sweet façade lies a secret hideaway bar that houses true spirits of its country.

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Bürgermeister’s Hideaway at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

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