Celebrate the holidays at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom


It's the most wonderful time of the year... at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom! Come celebrate Holiday in the Park every weekend and on select weekdays through Jan. 4. See the park transformed into a winter wonderland with millions of twinkling lights. Holiday in the Park is filled with enchanting experiences to create special family fun during this magical time of the year. Enjoy a million dazzling lights, heartwarming shows, thrilling rides, visits with Santa, special holiday activities and a wide variety of unique food and seasonal treats.

Dozens of Christmas trees and thousands of lights will create holiday magic for the entire family. The many holiday attractions are experiences you and your family will remember for years to come. They include:

Blitzen’s Wonderland Mountain

Our giant snow hill brings a favorite winter delight to the park. Experience the thrill of sledding down our large dreamy snow slope. Grab your toboggan, hold on to your friends and family, and slip and slide your way through the white powdery snow.

E. Ben Geezer Puppet Show

Our insult puppet has a heart of gold, and a head of stone. He pops out through the windows of his two-story Victorian puppet house, wearing a nightshirt and night cap, to interact with the audience.

Candy Cane Lane

Take a relaxing stroll through this sweet canopy of larger-than-life candy canes, lollipops, and other sugary treats that pop up from the ground and line an enchanting pathway.

Christmas Tree Forest

Wander the beautiful lit path lined with trees and view dazzling Christmas trees. Festive elves have dressed up the holiday trees and covered them with glistening lights, bright garland strings, and other unique and creative elements that sparkle in the darkness.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

At the Toy Box Stage. You won’t want to miss this unique tree-lighting extravaganza! Every night, our 65-foot Christmas tree comes to life as thousands of sparkling lights and magically illuminate the park, choreographed with music and precision.

Cookie Decorating

Guests with a sweet tooth will enjoy decorating their very own giant Christmas cookies. First, you’ll start with a fresh, delicious cookies. Then you can play with your food and add yummy accessories. Additional fee required.

Cool Yule

End your day at the park with the biggest holiday dance party in Northern California. Our cast of performers from all the holiday shows are ready to spread some joy and charm in their captivating performance.

Discovery Kingdom Carolers

Throughout the park, our trio of caroling performers, dressed in traditional Dickens-style holiday costumes, will provide festive entertainment at select times throughout the evening near the front gate.

Drench! Celebrates

Forget the reindeer; our talented dolphins are the animal stars of this holiday season. Merlin leads his fellow marine mammals through a rousing holiday show. The dolphins will shake their flippers, flap their tails, and bob their bottlenoses.

Life Size Snow Globe

Everybody loves snow globes! Imagine one that is almost 15 feet high and can fit your whole family! Yes, that would be our gigantic, larger-than-life snow globe, located by our snow hill and Santa’s Workshop.

Odin’s Temple of Tiger

While you’re enjoying all the holiday festivities, be sure to catch the Odin’s Temple of the Tiger show that will take place during the daylight hours. Our Bengal and Siberian tiger demonstration show offers a look at their strength, agility and prowess.

Main Street Festival of Lights

Towering 65 feet over the park, this large faux tree is the staple of your holiday dreamland. One of the largest Christmas trees around is adorned with thousands of sparkling lights and surrounded by larger-than-life presents.

Santa’s Workshop

Travel to the North Pole for a visit to Santa’s Workshop. Experience an unforgettable time as you spend some quality time with Jolly Old St. Nick and his friendly elves. Take a picture with Santa and let him know your most ardent wish for the holidays.

Toy Land

Stroll through this playful area to meet and greet life-size versions of your favorite childhood toys. An enormous Nutcracker soldier, an oversized teddy bear, a giant ballerina, a large rocking horse, massive blocks, a huge drummer boy, and a gigantic train.

Winter Wonderland

It’s a magical holiday experience in a wintry section of the park. Toasty fire pits glow bright and release a refreshing burst of warmth. On the center stage, you can catch E. Ben Geezer performing a charmingly festive puppet show.

While you're enjoying the holiday activities as well as all the rides and attractions you know and love, enjoy delicious festive food only available during Holiday in the Park! Warm up your taste buds with flavored coffees, hot chocolate, and hearty chili, chowder, and soup. In addition to our special holiday delights, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom will still serve all your favorite guilty pleasures and traditional indulgences at the park.

For more information, visit www.sixflags.com/discoverykingdom