Christmas Town at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

Rides Open at Christmas Town

Many of our park rides and kid attractions are open at Christmas Town; here is a complete list of what is operating this holiday season.


Note: InvadR, Verbolten and Nacht Tower will be closed on evenings with temperatures below 36°F. Stay up to date with the latest news and updates on Facebook and Twitter.

  • Christmas Town Express holiday train experience at Busch Gardens in Virginia

    New at Christmas Town

    Battle For Eire

    Located in Ireland

    Team up with the last fairy guardian, Addie, and set out to rescue the sacred Heart of Eire. Prepare to battle the dark forces on this motion simulator, virtual reality ride.


    Christmas Town Express

    Located in New France at Caribou Station

    Sing along to favorite holiday songs while enjoying the lighted decorations along this popular train route. The experience will feature festive caroling, two million stunning Christmas lights and themed holiday vignettes meticulously placed around the 1.5-mile tour around the world’s most beautiful theme park.


    Note: The Christmas Town Express will not be making stops at the train stations in Scotland or Holiday Hills (Festa Italia).

  • Christmas light displays in Williamsburg, Virginia

    Best Ways to See Our Light Displays

    Nacht Tower

    Located in the North Pole (Oktoberfest)

    Get a santa-eye view of more than ten million twinkling lights. Unlike the rest of the year, Mäch Tower does not drop at Christmas Town.


    Aeronaut Skyride

    Located in England, France and Germany

    Board the Skyride at one of three locations around the park and see the Christmas lights from above.


    Christmas Town Express

    Located in New France

    All-new lighted train experience of two million Christmas lights.

  • Roller coasters at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    Roller Coasters

    InvadR

    Located in the New France

    Fly over nine airtime hills at speeds of almost 50 miles per hour on our wooden coaster.


    Verbolten

    Located in the North Pole (Oktoberfest)

    Experience three different scenes on this multi-launch indoor/outdoor coaster, where one car ride through the Black Forest may not be the same as the last.

  • Family-friendly theme park rides

    Family-Friendly Rides

    Ireland

    Battle For Eire - 360-degree virtual reality adventure


    North Pole (Oktoberfest)

    Der Autobahn - Bumper cars

    Der Wirbelwind - Giant swing ride


    Germany

    Kinder Karussel - Traditional horse carousel


    New France

    Le Catapult - Classic scrambler ride


    Italy

    Da Vinci's Cradle - Rocking cradle ride

    The Battering Ram - Swinging pendulum ship

    The Flying Machine - Up and down spinning ride


    Holiday Hills (Festa Italia)

    Peppermint Twist - Spinning tea cups

    Snowman Summit - Speedy bobsled ride

  • Sesame Street Forest of Fun kids play area

    Sesame Street Forest of Fun

    Grover's Alpine Express - Roller coaster for kids

    Oscar's Whirly Worms - Rock-n-tug ride

    Oscar's Yucky Forest - Sesame Street themed playground

    Prince Elmo's Spire - Child-sized shot-n-drop tower

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  • Kid rides at Busch Gardens Williamsburg

    More Kid Rides

    Scotland

    Li'l Clydes - Horse ride


    North Pole (Oktoberfest)

    Der Autobahn Jr. - Bumper cars for kids

    Der Roto Baron - Airplane ride

    Wirbelwindchen - Kid-sized swings


    Italy

    The Little Balloons - Balloon ride

    The Little Gliders - Glider ride


    Holiday Hills (Festa Italia)

    Reindeer Run - Bobsled ride

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