Who is ready for Christmas cheer? We know you are! Check out what we have going on this holiday season, and plan on spending the day with us! Some events are returning, and some are NEW! Be sure to experience Christmas at Discovery Park of America!
November 23 – December 30: The Let It Glow Light Show – Drive through thousands of twinkling Christmas lights with your family at our Let It Glow Light Show! It’s only $5 per car load, and you will enjoy different Christmas scenes and listen to the special music station that is synced with the dancing lights! Open Tuesday – Sunday evenings, 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Closed Mondays, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Sponsored by the City of Union City
November 24: NEW! Breakfast with Santa – Enjoy breakfast with Santa on Saturday morning, November 24, a 9:00 a.m. in our Café at Discovery Park of America! Tickets are $10 per person, and there is a limited number available. You can purchase tickets online or by calling 731-885-5455. Sponsored by Green Plains, Inc.
November 25, December 2, 9, and 16: SOLD OUT Polar Express on the Train – The most popular event of the Christmas season is the Polar Express on the Train at Discovery Park of America! Wear your favorite pajamas, and have your golden ticket ready for the Conductor! Once you are on board, you will get some scrumptious hot chocolate with a tasty cookie while the Conductor reads you the story of “The Polar Express.” Afterwards, you can take pictures with all the characters! Be on the lookout for next year’s tickets. Sponsored by ATA
November 30, December 7, 14, and 21: NEW! Walk through the lights near the Depot! – Beginning November 30, on Friday evenings, you can walk through the lights near the Depot, have your photo taken with Santa, and enjoy chocolatey hot chocolate and cookies. Admission to the walk through portion is $5 per person and includes a commemorative picture, hot chocolate or coffee from Higher Ground, and a delicious cookie from Sammies!
December 1, 8, 15, and 22: Santa Visits Discovery Park! – Bring your list to Santa on Saturdays in December! Santa Claus is scheduled to stop by Discovery Park of America for pictures and for children to let him know if they have been good little boys and girls this year! Santa will be inside Discovery Center in Dinosaur Hall from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. You can visit with him free with you park admission.
December 31: New Year’s Eve Gala – Spend your New Year’s Eve with us at Discovery Park of America! Heavy apps, great music, great drinks and great company make for a wonderful way to ring in the new year! Welcome 2019 in style at Discovery Park of America! Plus, where else can you party the night away with dinosaurs? Tickets go on sale soon and will be available online or by calling us at 731-885-5455. Sponsored by Ferguson Wealth Strategies Group of Hilliard Lyons