While you might associate a trip to the amusement park with summer vacation, these 10 American theme parks come alive over the holidays with special parades, performances and loads of twinkling lights.
An Old Time Christmas – Silver Dollar City
Smoky Mountain Christmas – Dollywood
SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration – SeaWorld Orlando
Christmastime – Santa’s Village
Christmas Town Williamsburg – Busch Gardens Williamsburg
Kennywood Holiday Lights – Kennywood
Knott’s Merry Farm – Knott’s Berry Farm
Christmas Candylane – Hersheypark
A Very Furry Christmas – Sesame Place
Holiday in the Park – Six Flags Over Texas
10Best Local Experts and Editors picked the initial 20 nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote. Additional theme parks nominated for Best Theme Park Holiday Event included Busch Gardens Tampa, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disneyland Resort, Edaville USA, Epcot, Islands of Adventure, Lake Compounce, LEGOLAND California Resort, Magic Kingdom and Universal Studios Florida.
Congratulations to all of our winning theme parks!