Busch Gardens - Christmas Town
Santa's Fireside Feast
November 23 - December 1 (select dates - see Busch
grand dining room of Castle O'Sullivan springs to life
as Santa and Mrs. Claus host the most intimate and
exclusive event of the season, Santa's Fireside Feast.
Guests gather cozily around the majestic castle as Santa
captures the attention of the entire family while
recounting a classic Christmas story. Enjoy a
scrumptious buffet prepared by expert elves under the
direction of Mrs. Claus as she dazzles the dining room,
passing the cookie tray and spreading holiday cheer.
This is one dinner children of all ages will not soon
forget. Join Santa for the 1:30 p.m. lunch time and
enjoy early entry into Christmas Town.
November 23 - December 1 (select
dates - see Busch Gardens
memories that will last a lifetime at Christmas Town.
Catch a sneak peek of Santa and Mrs. Claus through the
snow covered windows of his North Pole workshop.
Excitement builds as families peer through a paned
window into Santa's study nestled between two reindeer
stables. Children are greeted by elf attendants who
guide them inside as they eagerly await a visit with
Mr. and Mrs. Claus. Children are invited to sit on
Santa's lap and pose for a photo that will forever
capture the memory of this experience.
Breakfast with Santa Claus
December 15, 9 am
A spirited morning featuring children's holiday fun,
your favorite breakfast foods, mouth-0watering hot
chocolate, visits with Santa's helpers and much more!
At the Williamsburg Lodge. Cost is $30.
Reservations are required at 800-404-3389.
Christmas Tree Lighting - Historic Yorktown
November 30, 7:30 - 8:30 pm
A tradition that
began in 1945 continues with the Yorktown Christmas Tree
Lighting. Evening highlights include a 7 pm performance by
The Fifes and Drums of York Town at the Victory Monument,
festive music at Riverwalk Landing, the procession of
lights through the historic village, and the arrival of
Santa and Mrs. Claus. Free. (757) 890.3500
Cookies with Santa
December 2, 1 - 4 pm
Christmas is alive at York Hall where children and
parents can visit with Santa Claus, enjoy some tasty
treats, and shop for holiday gifts in The Gallery at York
Hall. Cameras are encouraged. 301 Main Street. Free. (757)
Breakfast with Santa
December 8, 8:30 - 10 am
Join Santa and Mrs. Claus, our special guests from the
North Pole, for a kid-friendly breakfast. Experience the
enchantment on the children's faces as they relay their
Christmas wish list to Santa. Special treats for the kids.
Riverwalk Restaurant, Yorktown waterfront. Seating is
limited. Tickets Required. Admission. $ (757) 875.1522
Yorktown Market Days and Toyland Parade
December 15, 8 am - 3 pm
Our Yorktown Market Days (8 am till 3 pm) will offer
unique items to the holiday season, in addition to the
usual array of fresh produce, meat and seafood, baked
goods, specialty cut flowers, quality art, and live
musical entertainment provided by a DJ- playing holiday
music and much more awaits you at the Saturday morning
market. Starting at 1:30 become a part of our Toyland
Parade, jump in with a decorated a stroller or wagon, or
even yourself! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand to
greet the guests and Mrs. Claus will host her own
storytelling show. The Fifes and Drums of York Town will
be leading the parade. As an added treat, the Polar
Express will be chugging along through Riverwalk
Landing . Free. (757) 890.3500.
The Williamsburg Outlet Mall
November 10, 9:45 am
Come join us in celebrating Santa's Arrival to the
Yankee Candle Village! Santa will arrive in style by a
Horse Drawn Carriage at 9:45 am to the excitement of
Holiday Sing-A-Long's. The Days Festivities
Include: Entertainment by Institute for Dance beginning
at 9 am; Free Hot Chocolate, Cookies, and Reindeer
Antlers; Santa Photos; Holiday Scavenger Hunt; and
Holiday Glitter Tattoos, $4.
Holiday Tree Lighting
Join Santa as he lights the Yankee Candle Christmas
Tree and sing along with William and Mary Holiday
Carolers. Santa will sing along to your favorite Holiday
songs while you enjoy free hot chocolate and Christmas
December 11 & 12, 5 - 8 pm
Join Santa for a special dinner of Spaghetti, Salad,
and Holiday Cupcakes provided by Carrabbas. Space is
available for reservations only so please call ahead at
757-258-1002. Cost is $10 children/$12 adults.
Breakfast with Santa
December 8, 9 - 11 am
You and your
family are invited to attend our annual "Breakfast with
Santa." Enjoy a pancake breakfast buffet and a
morning of "holly-day" cheer with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
At the James City County Recreation Center. Cost
is $12/person, 2 and under free! Register early
(by November 30) -- there is a maximum of 100