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 2017 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.

Other 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 2017 season:


Merry Marketplace

New for 2017, 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.


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 2017:

Cozy Cafe (Texas) - Soup in bread bowls and loaded baked potatoes.

Red Hot Cinnamon Stop (Texas) - Specialty cinnamon rolls.

Lone Star Nuts (Star Mall) & German Roasted Nuts (Tower) - Assortments of roasted cinnamon and chocolate covered nuts, including pecans, almonds, cashews, and more.

Holiday Coffee Kiosks (Star Mall & Mexico) - Specialty coffees and hot chocolate, including flavors such as caramel, gingerbread, peppermint, Irish Cream, and more.

Street Tacos (USA) - Smoked BBQ street tacos, smoked sausage, hot beverages.

Kettle Corn (USA) - Assortments of homemade kettle corn and other items.

Texas O' So Good (Gotham City) - Ham, cheddar, and cranberry melts, meatball grilled cheese melts, parmesan-crusted pizza grilled cheese, taco grilled cheese, chili and cheese burritos, and s'mores brownies.

German Food Kitchen (Gotham City) - Bratwurst, jalapeno sausage, kraut, German potato salad, struffed pretzels, creme puffs, cookies, and warm beverages.

Epic Cones (Gotham City) - Fresh cones filled with holiday turkey and dressing. Other options include tamales, pumpkin cheesecake, herb chicken, pizza, brisket, peach cobbler, candy apple cobbler, cheese cake, and red velvet.

Texas "Big" Skillet (Boomtown) - Famous cowboy burritos, cowboy nachos, grilled steak sandwiches, tortilla dogs, smoked chicken quesadillas, and hot beverages.

Holiday Beer Kiosk (Boomtown) - Serving seasonal beers with some available in holiday mugs.

Holiday Nachos (Mexico) - Red and green nachos, tamales, and hot beverages.

Mexico Big Skillet (Mexico) - Chicken or beef fajitas, quesadillas, fajita nachos, and hot beverages.

Pork Rind Trailer (Mexico) - Pork rinds, fried pies, and fried Oreos.

Holiday in the Park Media

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Event Guide Archive

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