JOURNEY TO THE NORTH POLE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
Something magical is coming to Gilroy Gardens this holiday season! From November 24 through December 31, immerse yourself in the enchanting world of North Pole Nights. The whole family will get into the holiday spirit as you explore the wintry wonderland of the North Pole—and find new ways to celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.
This extraordinary immersive experience includes all-new characters, fun live shows, ice skating, a grand feast in Snowflake Square, Santa's Workshop, magical light displays, and much, much more!
North Pole Nights is open on select dates from November 24 through December 31. Save when you purchase tickets online in advance. Admission is always FREE for Premium Members and children under the age of 3.
Single Day Tickets–Save When you Buy Online
Any Day Admission: $55
Prepaid Parking: $20
Value Member: $30
FREE with Premium Membership!
STEP INTO AN ALL-NEW HOLIDAY ADVENTURE
Rudy the Polar Bear is on a mission to help his friends find the perfect Christmas present. Join Rudy on his quest, and see if you’re on Santa’s naughty or nice list!
Tinsel's Groove Train
Tinsel the Tree is finally free to bust a move! Hop aboard a train ride through the beautiful redwood forest and join him as he tries out his new dance moves.
North Pole Tonight
Join the studio audience of this lively late-night talk show to hear the latest and greatest from Diva the Elf as she welcomes a very special rising star.
Mrs. Claus Cookie Jam
Mrs. Claus wishes she could bake the perfect cookie for Santa, but everything she tries just comes out wrong. Can you help her bake the perfect batch?
NEW Musical Show: The Magic of Santa
Experience the magic of the holidays like never before! Meet our new friends Rudy the Polar Bear, Mrs. Claus, Tinsel the Tree, Skitter the Mouse, and a band of Santa’s reindeer as they share their wishes with Santa Claus himself.
This lively, family-friendly show is included with park admission and runs several times each night. Come sing and dance along to help everyone find their wish for Santa—and watch as Santa makes their dreams come true with a sprinkle of Christmas magic!
MAGIC IS IN THE AIR
North Pole Village
Once you've made the trek across the bridge and Candy Cane Lane, you'll find yourself in the festive world of North Pole Village—and get to meet some of Santa's merry and mischievous elves.
North Pole Light Tunnel
You'll find plenty of beautiful light displays throughout the park, but be prepared to "ooh" and "ahh" as you walk through this festive 100-foot-long animated musical tunnel of lights.
Want to see where all the toy-building and present-wrapping magic happens? Stop by Santa's Workshop, see the big man himself, and meet his merry band of helpers!
Letters to Santa
Have you been good this year? Stop by one of Skitter's North Pole Post Office locations to write down your perfect wish for Christmas, then put it in the mailbox to send to Santa!
HOLLY JOLLY FUN THROUGHOUT THE PARK!
While visiting the North Pole, stop by the ice rink and skate with some of Santa's elves under the winter stars!
Adult (12-61): $18.00
Child/Senior (3-11, 62+): $16.00
Mrs. Claus’s Cookie Corner
Work your magic and make your own perfect holiday cookies! Kit includes 3 cut-out cookies, decorative box, and cookie decorating stations with icing and sprinkles.
Snowflake Square Holiday Feast
Gather at the heart of North Pole Village in Snowflake Square for a Grand Holiday Feast with all the trimmings! Served weekdays at 6pm and weekends at 5pm & 6pm. Online day-of sales end at noon. Not available December 31.
NEW "A Wish for Santa" Experience
Reserve your encounter today!
This year, Gilroy Gardens is offering the brand-new "A Wish for Santa" experience, where your child gets a private visit with Santa Claus and receives a special gift that's exactly what your child wants. Package also includes premium photos, a make-your-own ornament, and exclusive access to Santa's Workshop before it opens to the public.
Space is extremely limited (and some advance coordination is required), so be sure to book now for a magical, memorable event your family will treasure forever!
Experience the magic of North Pole Nights! Save time and money when you purchase tickets and other items online in advance. Better yet, buy 2024 Premium Memberships for the whole family, so you can get in FREE and also enjoy free parking and other premium perks all year long!
Single Visit Tickets - Save When you Buy Online
- Any Day Admission: $55
- Prepaid Parking: $20
- Value Members: $30
- Premium Members: FREE
2024 Premium Memberships - Exclusive Benefits for 2023 and 2024
- Just $115 (or make monthly payments)
- Includes FREE admission for all of 2023 and 2024 (including The Great Big BOO and North Pole Nights)
- FREE parking
- Bring-a-Friend-FREE Fridays
- 20% off food, drinks, merchandise, and cabana rentals
- Exclusive access to special events