Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan

Lone Star Christmas GaylordNovember 14, 2013 – January 4, 2014

Gaylord Texan, Grapevine, TX

The magic of the Christmas season comes to Gaylord Texan November 14, 2013 – January 4, 2014. Don’t wait a moment longer to plan your holiday getaway to Gaylord Texan Resort. With 1.5 million twinkling lights, 15,000 ornaments, an amazing 54-foot-tall rotating Christmas tree, ICE! featuring The Nutcracker, Kung Fu Panda Awesome SNOW Tubing, and other exclusive holiday events and attractions for you and your entire family to enjoy. Discover all the ways Gaylord Texan is like no other holiday destination and come make memories!


  • On-site parking, fee: 17 USD daily
  • Valet parking, fee: 27 USD daily
  • Parking fees include in/out privileges

Spend $25 in any restaurant or gift shop on site, and your parking will be validated (free).

ICE!™ featuring The Nutcracker

Gaylord Texan’s annual holiday events are back and better than ever! The awe-inspiring ICE! attraction — carved from 2 MILLION POUNDS of ice — returns with an all-new theme featuring The Nutcracker!

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Gaylord Texan Lone Star Christmas
Event Calendar

To help you plan your stay, check out a calendar view of many of our scheduled events.
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Note: Times displayed in the calendar are start times. End times vary by event and may have multiple showings throughout the day. Additional event details, including ticketing options, are displayed after clicking on the individual event name.


Christmassy DreamWorks Experience

Join Madagascar as they celebrate their homecoming with a feast fit for the king of the jungle, meet the whole DreamWorks Animation gang during Holiday Meet & Greets, have sticky fun creating a gingerbread masterpiece with Gingy and much more!

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Kung Fu Panda Awesome SNOW Tubing

SKADOOSH! It’s going to SNOW for a 4th year in a row at Gaylord Texan! That’s because Po has created an extreme eight-lane, tubing hill that’s filled with dragon-warrior AWESOMENESS and covered in 1.5 million pounds of REAL SNOW!

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More Things to Do

There’s no better way to celebrate the season! Don’t miss everything there is to see and do!

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