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Gaylord Rockies Christmas Events & Activities

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Don't miss all of the fun holiday events and activities offered at Gaylord Rockies Resort. There's no better way to celebrate the season than experiencing Christmas at Gaylord Rockies in Aurora, Colorado.
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ICE! featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer at Gaylord Rockies
ICE! featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

ICE! featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Experience favorite scenes from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer brought to life in this winter wonderland carved from more than two million pounds of colorful ice as you walk through the attraction kept at a wintry 9 degrees.
Aerialists in Cirque Dreams Holidaze at Gaylord Rockies
Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Cirque Dreams Holidaze

Cirque Dreams Holidaze is a Christmas spectacular with amazing aerial acts that will take your breath away and Broadway-inspired singing and dancing. Be dazzled by an array of seasonal characters while stunning feats of showmanship are performed on stage and in the air.
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Buy More and Save up to 30%!

Buy More and Save up to 30%!

Create the ultimate experience this holiday season AND save money while you do it! Combine ICE! with 2 or more events and save up to 30% on your visit.
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ICE! Special Experiences

ICE! Special Experiences

Whether you have a large group, are celebrating a special occasion, or are looking to enhance your Christmas at Gaylord Rockies experience, our group sales team can assist with planning your unforgettable festive fun!
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Ice Bumper Cars

Ice Bumper Cars

If you like bumper cars, experience the thrill of driving them on ice!  Slide, spin, and bump your friends and family as you zoom around in our Ice Bumper Cars.

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LIGHT!

LIGHT!

LIGHT! is a walking experience designed to immerse guests in color, patterns and light as they follow a path of illumination while exploring the resort's western grounds. Highlights of the experience include a forest of color-changing trees, a field of glowing orbs, appropriately named "The Valley of Light," giant musical windchimes and a 12' tall giant Christmas package, perfect for Insta-worthy holiday portraits.

Build a Bear Workshop at Gaylord Rockies

BUILD-A-BEAR Workshop

It's the Most Fun You'll Ever Make!

Make your own furry friend! Choose from all kinds of furry friends, add lots of stuffing and make a wish on a heart. Let your imagination soar and create your story at our exclusive Build-A-Bear Workshop®.
Ice Tubing at Gaylord Rockies
Ice Tubing

Ice Tubing

This absolute blast of ice tubing fun offers kids, and those who are young at heart, the opportunity to go slide down one of four slides that will take guests hurdling towards the Denver skyline. The extreme tubing hill is great fun for everyone. And, the views from the top will be awe inspiring!
Ice Skating at Gaylord Rockies
Ice Skating

Ice Skating

Enjoy a perfect day or evening under the stars by going on a yuletide glide at Gaylord Rockies' outdoor ice skating rink. Christmas at Gaylord Rockies has never been more fun!
Gingerbread Decorating Corner at Gaylord Rockies
Gingerbread Decorating Corner

Gingerbread Decorating Corner

Choose from different design options to create either delectable holiday-themed gingerbread cookies or a complete gingerbread house. After you've decorated to your heart's content, make your way to meet The Gingerbread Man for a heartwarming hug you can capture with your own camera.
Naughty or Nice Escape Room
Naughty or Nice Escape Room

Naughty or Nice Escape Room

Work together to solve festive puzzles and piece together Christmassy clues to erase your names from the naughty list before Santa returns to his office in this family-friendly escape room.
Rudolph's Holly Jolly™ Breakfast at Gaylord RockiesGaylord
Rudolph's Holly Jolly™ Breakfast

Rudolph's Holly Jolly™ Breakfast

Meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and his friends, Clarice and Bumble, and enjoy a delicious breakfast, play games and Sing-A-Long to favorite music from the beloved television special.
Reindeer Games™ Scavenger Hunt Featuring Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer And The Misfit Toys at Gaylord Rockies
Reindeer Games Scavenger Hunt

Reindeer Games Scavenger Hunt

The Misfit Toys are all lost and they need your help to be found! With Rudolph's help, follow the clues to find the Misfit Toys and send them on their way to their new homes.
Mrs. Claus' Christmas Traditions at Gaylord Rockies
Mrs. Claus' Christmas Traditions

Mrs. Claus' Christmas Traditions

Gather around for warm and cozy fun with the jolliest hostess of all - Mrs. Claus! Delight in the reading of holiday classics and singing of Christmas carols while enjoying cookies and milk.
Seasonal Spa Treatments at Gaylord Rockies
Seasonal Spa Treatments

Seasonal Spa Treatments

Celebrate the holidays and pamper yourself with very merry spa treatments at our very own Relâche Spa.

3 Million Christmas Lights

Discover the Spirit of the Season

Get in the spirit of the season as you discover more than three million dazzling Christmas lights around every bend of our resort. Don't miss the festive décor Santa's elves have added and the magical atmosphere of the holiday.
Photos With Santa at Gaylord Rockies
Photos With Santa

Photos With Santa

Visit Father Christmas' Library located inside Mistletoe Village and meet the big guy himself. Whether you've been naughty or nice this year, you don't want to miss your chance to tell Santa what's on your Christmas list and have a family photograph taken with him.
Holiday Dining at Gaylord Rockies
Holiday Dining

Holiday Dining

Since we will be preparing your Christmas dinner, you'll have even more time to spend with family exploring our Aurora hotel's fun-filled activities.
Take a Sneak Peek at Gaylord Rockies
Take a Sneak Peek

Take a Sneak Peek

Check out all that awaits you at Christmas at Gaylord Rockies.
Overnight Stay Options at Gaylord Rockies
Overnight Stay Options

Overnight Stay Options

With so much to see and do, the best way to experience Christmas at Gaylord Rockies is to stay overnight. Package guests receive guaranteed admission to select events.