Holiday in the Park provides entertainment that spans from live shows to amazing lighting displays all around the park. Here is a listing of what guests could experience at the park during the 2018 season:


All I Want for Christmas

Join Miss Persimmons in her Christmas toy shop as she and the cast of All I Want For Christmas sing many favorite current and classic Christmas tunes. Located in the Southern Palace Theatre.


A Jolly Holiday

At the end of each evening, gather around the Silver Star Carousel Stage for one final holiday celebration. A Jolly Holiday features dancers, the Looney Tunes characters, Santa's reindeer, and Santa Claus himself.


Christmas Tree Lighting

Join Santa Claus in the Silver Star Mall area near the entrance of the park each evening as he leads the lighting of the Tree of Trees.


Deep in the Heart of Christmas

Featuring over 8 miles of Christmas lights, Deep in the Heart of Christmas is an impressive lighting spectacle that takes over the streets, buildings, and trees of the park's Boomtown section.


Lone Star Lights

Christmas lights strung all over buildings, trees, and bushes illuminate and dance to your favorite Christmas tunes. Located in Texas near the entrance of Gold River Adventure.


Tree of Trees Light Spectacular

Gather around the Silver Star Mall throughout the evening at the Tree of Trees presents many entertaining Christmas light shows to popular holiday music.

Holiday Activities

Six Flags Over Texas fills the park with other great activities that are geared towards family and young experiences. Here's a look at what the park presented for the 2018 season:


Merry Marketplace

Merry Marketplace includes all the feelings of a hometown holiday. Included is Santa's Outpost, the Johnson Creek Critter Corral filled with furry friends, a vintage fire truck for great photos, Texas-sized mistletoe, and a plethora of specialty food options. Learn More


Santa's Outpost

Stop by Santa's Outpost to have your own personal meeting with Santa Claus himself. Also explore Santa's workshop and work on "top secret" gifts. Children can also interact and read stories with Mrs. Claus.


Frosty Snow Hill

Frosty Snow Hill is a Holiday in the Park classic. Guests can experience what it is like to sled down a legitimate snow hill. Located in the Tower section near the entrance of Music Mill Amphitheater.


Fire Pits & S'Mores

Guests can purchase a s'mores kit from various locations and line up around one of many fire pits for a great experience. Fire pits are located all around the park.


Specialty Foods

One major feature that helps Six Flags Over Texas stand out from the rest is the abundance of specialty foods that are located all around the park. Individual vendors load into the park and serve amazing homemade food and treats. Here is the line-up of specialty foods from 2018:

Merry Marketplace

Cozy Cafe (Old South)

  • Regular Soup or Chili (DP Meal)

    • Texas Chili

    • Chicken Tortilla Soup

    • Loaded Potato Soup

    • Broccoli Cheese Soup

    • Fire Roasted Vegetable Soup

  • Soup or Chili in a Bread Bowl (DP Meal +$3)

  • Loaded Baked Potatoes (DP Meal)

    • Texas BBQ Brisket

    • Pulled Carolina Pork

    • Loaded Baked

  • Hot Drinks

Peppermint Parlor (Miss Abby's)

  • Cookies (DP Snack)

    • Flavors: Peppermint Mocha, Pumpkin Cranberry White Chocolate, S’Mores, Snickerdoodle, & Red Velvet with Icing

  • Brownies (DP Snack)

  • Ice Cream Cookie Sandwiches

  • Coffee

  • Hot Chocolate

Red Hot Cinnamon Stop (Dippin' Dots Sundae Shop)

  • Cinnamon Rolls

    • Regular w/Cream Cheese Icing (DP Snack)

    • Butter Pecan (DP Snack)

    • Apple Pie

    • Peach Cobbler

  • Sticky Buns

  • Iced Coffee

Texas Taco Bar

  • Tamales w/1 Side (DP Meal)

    • Hatch Green Chile & Monterey Jack (Vegetarian)

    • Hatch Green Chile, Monterey Jack, & Chicken

    • Shredded Beef

    • Roasted Pork

Ye Olde Coffee Shop (Crazy Horse Saloon)

  • Flavored Coffees

  • Hot Chocolate

    • Toppings Include: Marshmallows, Peppermints, Sprinkles, Brownie Sticks, Syrups, Sauces, Whipped Cream

  • Filled Holiday Muffins

  • Christmas Cookies


Macho Nacho

  • Tamales w/1 Side (DP Meal)

    • Hatch Green Chile & Monterey Jack (Vegetarian)

    • Hatch Green Chile, Monterey Jack, & Chicken

    • Shredded Beef

    • Roasted Pork

Texas “Big” Skillet

  • Cowboy Burritos

  • Cowboy Nachos

  • Grilled Steak Sandwiches

  • Smoked Chicken Quesadillas

  • Tortilla Dogs

  • Hot Drinks

Gotham City

Epic Cones
Fresh cones with the following combinations:

  • Holiday Turkey & Dressing

  • Tamales

  • Pumpkin or Regular Cheesecake

  • Herb Chicken

  • Pizza

  • Brisket

  • Peach or Candy Apple Cobbler

  • Red Velvet

Mexico & Spain

Casa de las Banderas

  • Tamales w/1 Side (DP Meal)

    • Hatch Green Chile & Monterey Jack (Vegetarian)

    • Hatch Green Chile, Monterey Jack, & Chicken

    • Shredded Beef

    • Roasted Pork

Mexico Big Skillet

  • Fajitas (Chicken or Beef)

  • Fajita Nachos

  • Quesadillas

  • Holiday Drinks


German Roasted Nuts

  • Cinnamon Coated Cashews

  • Cinnamon Coated Pecans

  • Cinnamon Coated Peanuts


Coffee Kiosks (Two Star Mall Locations)

  • Flavored Coffees

  • Hot Chocolate

    • Flavors Include: Gingerbread, Irish Cream, Peppermint, Salted Caramel, & More

  • Filled Holiday Muffins

  • Christmas Cookies

Kettle Corn

  • Homemade Kettle Corn

  • Baked Goods

Lone Star Nuts

  • Chocolate Covered & Roasted Cinnamon - Almonds, Cashews, & Pecans

  • Brownie Pops

  • Homemade Peanut Brittle

  • Hot Chocolate

Roasted Corn

  • Roasted Corn

  • Elote

  • Loaded Baked Sweet Potatoes with Toppings

Street Tacos

  • Smoked BBQ Street Tacos

  • Smoked Sausage with BBQ Brisket Wraps

  • Hot Drinks

Holiday in the Park Media

Historical Images

Event Guide Archive

Click on the links below to view Holiday in the Park guides from past seasons.