Santa's Wonderland in Texas - College Station Lights 2023

Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights 2023

College Station transforms into a dazzling winter wonderland for the much-anticipated Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights 2023. This year’s Santa’s Wonderland promises an enchanting experience, featuring everything from Santa’s Hayride Tour and Frostbite’s Snowtubing to the warm glow of Cozy Campfires and the timeless tradition of Letters to Santa.

And, if you want to check out more places with Christmas light shows, check out our article on Best Christmas Lights Houston 2023!

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A Texan Christmas at Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights

Santas Wonderland Hours and Dates

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College Station Lights | Image Credit: Santa’s Wonderland

This year, you can get your Santas Wonderland tickets and visit as soon as November 10 up until December 30. For operating hours, please check out the entire Santa’s Wonderland College Station schedule so you know exactly when you can enjoy the different festivities here!

Santa’s Wonderland Tickets – College Station Lights

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Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights 2023 | Image Credit: Santa’s Wonderland

Santa Wonderland tickets can be bought online or at the gate and you can avail of the Super Saver package to save around $20! While General Admission tickets are available on the day they are bought (i.e., one day only), season passes are meant for unlimited visits! For other packages and Santa’s Wonderland ticket prices, click here.

General Admission: FREE per child (2 years old or younger); $54.95 per adult (gate); $49.95 per adult (online); $49.95 per child (gate); $44.95 per child (online)

Super Saver: $34.95 per adult; $29.95 per child (12 years and below)

Note that Super Saver dates are only available for certain dates and are not for sale during the whole month of November, on December 2, December 9, and December 23.

Santas Wonderland Texas Parking

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College Station Lights | Image Credit: Santa’s Wonderland

Santas Wonderland parking is available and free but the spaces are extremely limited and are on a first-come, first-served basis. However, you can opt for VIP Parking! VIP Parking at the Rudolph parking lot can be purchased online.

Spaces at Blitzen and Prancer Parking are also available and can be purchased online or on-site but are subject to availability.

Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights 2023 Things to Do

Santa’s Wonderland TX has a wide selection of attractions to see and activities to do to put you in the holiday mood! Here are a few of the different ways to enjoy what Christmas Wonderland Texas has to offer:

Santa's Wonderland in Texas - College Station Lights 2023

Santa’s Wonderland in Texas – College Station Lights 2023 | Image Credit: Santa’s Wonderland

  • Santa’s Hayride Tour: Enjoy a festive hayride tour guided by Santa through the enchanting holiday lights, taking in the magical atmosphere and spreading joy.
  • Meet Texas Santa: Have the unique opportunity to meet and greet a Texas-themed Santa Claus!
  • Frostbites Snow Tubing: Experience the thrill of snow tubing down Frostbites’ slopes, adding an exciting winter sports element to your holiday festivities.
  • Frostbite’s Snow Playground: Let the little ones frolic and play in Frostbite’s snow playground, creating snowy memories in a magical winter wonderland.
  • Walkable Trail of Lights: Stroll through a beautifully illuminated trail, soaking in the mesmerizing lights all around!
  • Santa’s Barnyard: Explore Santa’s Barnyard, meeting friendly animals and enjoying the charm of a rustic Christmas setting.
  • Giant Texas Flag: Witness the grandeur of a giant Texas flag, proudly displayed as a symbol of state pride amidst the holiday decorations.
  • Cozy Campfires: Gather around cozy campfires, warming up while enjoying the company of friends and family in a festive setting.
  • Frostbite’s Frozen Forest: Immerse yourself in the enchanting Frostbite’s Frozen Forest, a magical area adorned with sparkling lights and winter-themed decor.
  • Poncho the Longhorn: Meet Poncho the Longhorn, a festive and friendly character that adds a touch of Texan flair to the holiday celebrations.
  • Meet Mrs. Claus: Encounter the lovely Mrs. Claus, who brings her own warmth and holiday cheer to Santa’s Wonderland.
  • Letters to Santa: Write and send heartfelt letters to Santa, creating a timeless holiday tradition for children and adults alike.
  • Lone Star Grand Illumination: Witness the spectacular Lone Star Grand Illumination, a breathtaking display that marks the official start of the holiday season.
  • Frostbite’s Very Merry-Go-Round: Delight in a whimsical ride on Frostbite’s Very Merry-Go-Round, adding a touch of nostalgia to the festive experience.
  • Classic Christmas Movies: Enjoy the magic of classic Christmas movies, creating a cozy and festive atmosphere for all to relish.
  • Naughty or Nice List: Playfully discover if you’ve made Santa’s naughty or nice list, adding a lighthearted and humorous element to the festivities.
  • Face Painting: Get into the holiday spirit with festive face painting, allowing visitors to add a touch of whimsy to their look.
  • Texas Flag & Santa’s Jumping Pillows: Bounce and play on Santa’s Jumping Pillows, surrounded by Texas-themed decor that adds an extra dose of fun.
  • West Pole Express Train Depot: Board the West Pole Express Train and embark on a magical journey through the holiday lights, creating cherished memories for all ages.
  • Freedom Tunnel: Walk through the Freedom Tunnel, adorned with patriotic decorations, celebrating the holiday season with a nod to American pride.
  • Texas Snow Globe Experience: Step into a life-sized Texas Snow Globe for a unique and picturesque photo opportunity, capturing the essence of a winter wonderland.
  • Santa’s Livestock and Rodeo Barn: Experience a touch of the rodeo at Santa’s Livestock and Rodeo Barn, where holiday festivities meet Texan traditions.
  • Nativity Scene: Witness the beauty and serenity of a Nativity Scene, bringing a touch of tradition and spirituality to the holiday celebrations.
  • Lone Star Christmas Ship: Explore the Lone Star Christmas Ship, a festive and nautical-themed attraction that adds a unique twist to the holiday experience.
  • Roasting Pits: Gather around roasting pits, where you can toast marshmallows and create delicious treats, adding a tasty element to the holiday fun.

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