Looking to plan your trip to Santa's Wonderland? Santa's Attendance Forecast is here to help! Use the calendar below to see attendance estimates based on past seasons.
These are estimates only and are subject to change with weather and other factors.
Tips for Busier Nights:
Arrive close to Park Opening to maximize your time in the park.
Purchase VIP Parking and have Parking Permit pulled up BEFORE arriving to parking lot.
Purchase a Hayride Express Pass or Ultimate Express Pass in advance to reduce wait times!
Save Admission Tickets on your phone for easy access at the entrance!
Have phone charged and/or bring portable charger! Phone service can be inconsistent!
Check reservation availability with Santa! Reservations fill up extremely quickly every night!
Some activities may experience longer wait times on popular evenings, such as the Hayride Tour, Frostbite’s Snow Tubing, and Photos with Santa.
Expect and prepare for longer wait times throughout the park.
ULTIMATE EXPRESS PASS
Reduce your wait times with the Ultimate Express Pass! The Ultimate Express Pass gets you faster access to Santa’s Hayride Tour, West Pole Express Train Ride, Frostbite's Snow Mountain, Mechanical Bull, and FREE admission to the petting zoo!
Ultimate Express Passes have a very limited quantity sold nightly. Redeem your Ultimate Express Pass at the Reservation Station and be off to your Texas Christmas Celebrations faster than ever before! Ultimate Express Passes must be redeemed at the Reservation Station located inside the park.
Ultimate Express Passes are only valid on the date selected. The Ultimate Express Pass includes a Hayride Express Pass that can be redeemed ANYTIME throughout the night on your selected date. Taxes and Fees are not included. General Admission is not included and must be purchased. Ultimate Express Passes must be redeemed at the Reservation Station located inside the park. Each Ultimate Express Pass is valid for one individual - Children 2 & under are Free!
Horse & Carriage Add-On
Pricing Starting at: $139.95
The Horse and Carriage Tour is an Add-On Ticket to the General Admission. Carriage Tours are private and reserved by entire carriages for up to 6 individuals. Enjoy a magical VIP experience with your family in a fully private Horse and Carriage Tour, perfect for those who value privacy and want to avoid lines and crowds.
General Admission is not included with a Horse and Carriage Add-On. Must be purchased separately. Reservations are required and available every evening of the season RAIN or SHINE!
Hayride Express Pass
Online: $9.95 Gate: $14.95
Beat the line with the Hayride Express Pass! These Hayride Express Passes reserve your time to get faster access to Santa’s Hayride Tour! Bring your pass to the Express Line during your time slot, and get ready to take a ride through millions of dazzling holiday lights! Don’t wait! These tickets have limited quantity sold nightly!