About This Episode
After a long two-year hiatus, one of Orlando’s best loved holiday traditions is back and cold as ever! ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas at the Gaylord Palms is now running through January 1st. I’ll give you a sneak peek at ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas and all the other holiday festivities this year at Gaylord Palms in Orlando.
In addition to the more than 15 special events , attractions and activities during Christmas at Gaylord Palms, guests can enjoy many of the year round amenities. The resort features a 4.5 acre atrium with more than 500,000 plants, Florida wildlife and a 161,000 gallon lagoon. Cypress Springs Water Park is a water wonderland open exclusively to overnight guests, with seven water slides, a multi level water playground, surf simulator, two pools and an action river. In addition, guests can enjoy a world of cuisine and fine dining at a variety of taste tempting restaurants.
Packages and Tickets
Also being unwrapped this year : new Christmas at Gaylord Palms packages that include special room rates and admission to select events. Guests are encouraged to book their experiences early, as advance online reservations are required for all ticketed events. Admission is limited to many of the holiday experiences and showtimes. For tickets, more information, or to book an overnight stay, guests may visit ChristmasatGaylordPalms.com
After a long two-year hiatus, one of Orlando’s best loved holiday traditions is back and cold as ever! ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas at the Gaylord Palms is now running through January 1st. I’ll give you a sneak peek at ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas and all the other holiday festivities this year at Gaylord Palms in Orlando, coming up next!
The Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center is only 22 miles from downtown Orlando and is the home to one of Central Florida’s most beloved holiday traditions.
ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas is brought to life by a team of 40 ice artisans who work approximately six weeks to create the nearly 20,000-square-foot, frozen attraction.
Constructed of over 2 million pounds – or 1,000 tons – of colored ice. The entire family will wander through meticulously carved scenes from the beloved Dr. Seuss classic with sculptures that soar 30 feet high.
This year, ICE! will feature more than 10 scenes from “How The Grinch Stole Christmas!” starring classic characters like The Grinch, his canine sidekick Max and Cindy-Lou Who.
The attraction ends just like the story with the Grinch himself carving the roast beast.
If you think ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas is all there is to do at the Gaylord Palms you’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg.
The entire resort transforms into a holiday wonderland with more than 3 million lights, and elaborately themed Christmas trees. It’s a holiday paradise.
Cirque: Spirit of Christmas returns from its 2021 debut featuring high-flying stunts, acrobatic feats, elaborate staging and a dramatic musical score. Check the resort for dates and showtimes.
Alpine Village is holiday party central over near the ICE attraction and you won’t believe how much there is to do here. For instance, check out the Snow Factory where the entire family can enjoy a white Christmas even in Orlando. But the fun doesn’t stop with a yuletide snow flurry, Climb to the top of Snow Flow Mountain, and speed down in your own inner tube atop real ice!
After the need for speed is satisfied, head over to Snowball Build & Blast. Conveyor belts deliver tubs of real snow where you race to make snowballs and toss them at targets.
The Grinch has hidden clues about his latest mischief. Find these clues in The Grinch’s™ Wonderful Awful Idea Scavenger Hunt. Complete the quest and receive a special stocking stuffer.
Over at Gingerbread Decorating Corner, let your Christmas creativity run wild while you adorn gingerbread treats. Plus have your picture taken with Nutmeg the Gingerbread Man.
Learn the secrets of being a part of “Team Santa” in Elf Training Academy as you create a special keepsake gift or craft to take home for someone special.
Or test your winter weather wits inside the Naughty or Nice Escape Room. Jack Frost is back with his icy antics, find the clues to escape being on Santa’s naughty list.
Make your own furry friend and take part in the iconic Heart Ceremony at Build-a-Bear Workshop. But don’t miss the famous residents of Alpine Village, Santa and Mrs. Claus.
In addition to ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas at Gaylord Palms there are more than 15 special events, attractions and activities to explore! It takes an entire weekend stay at the Gaylord Palms just to do and see it all. And there’s even more to see like pop up Christmas Shops, a Feast with the Grinch character breakfast, and Shine the massive light show running nightly in the atrium. Make your reservations now at Gaylord Palms and don’t miss the return of ICE! Featuring How the Grinch Stole Christmas and all the rest of the holiday activities during Christmas at Gaylord Palms this year in Orlando!