Celebrate the Holiday Season by Enjoying Winterfest at California’s Great America

December 16, 2016

The spirit of the holiday season is in the air, and there’s no better way to enjoy it with your loved ones than to check out Winterfest at California’s Great America!

Conveniently located near your apartments in Santa Clara, this event runs from December 19th-23rd and again from December 26th-30th.

While Winterfest takes place, the entire park features themed sections like Snowflake Lake, Grand Entrance (featuring a 40-foot Christmas tree), Toy Land, Candy Cane Lane, and more. In other words, the park is transformed into a true winter wonderland!

As you walk around and marvel at the seasonal sights, you’ll also be able to check out all kinds of live shows and events, including: 

  • A tree-lighting ceremony
  • A high-energy Christmas pop show
  • An ice show featuring Snoopy and friends
  • A trolley full of singers performing classic holiday hits
  • A group of carolers
  • A production about Santa’s elves

Of course, if you’re looking for a thrilling experience, you can also enjoy many of the rides at the park, like:

  • Carousel Columbia, the world’s largest double-decker carousel
  • Gold Striker, the tallest and fastest wooden roller coaster in Northern California
  • Rue De Lodge, a classic bumper car attraction
  • Star Tower/North Pole, a 200-foot observation tower
  • Celebration Swings, an exhilarating swing experience the whole family can enjoy

…And more!

Plus, the park has plenty of food (including themed food, like Maggie’s Festive Dinner and a WinterFeast!) so you can stay full all day long.

Map out the route from your apartments in Santa Clara to Winterfest, and start planning your trip now for a truly immersive holiday experience!