The Best Things to do for Christmas in Richmond, VA!

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Select Dates, Nov. 20 - Jan. 2

Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year at Kings Dominion”s ultimate holiday event, WinterFest! The park will transform into a winter wonderland with millions of shimmering lights, breathtaking décor, and lavish displays. The Eiffel Tower will become a 300-foot-tall Christmas tree and the iconic fountain on International Street will transform into the most beautiful and largest ice-skating rink around.

WinterFest will be the perfect place to create lasting memories with your family with so many exclusive holiday attractions. Sit back and enjoy one of our live shows while indulging in delicious holiday treats and drinks. Take part in a selection of fun Christmas activities to get you in the holiday spirit and be sure to check out our selection of festive shops and artisan locations to find the perfect holiday gift.

All New in 2021! WinterFest will become even more merrier each night with the Winter Wonderland Parade filled with dazzling displays and extravagantly decorated floats with classic holiday themes such as toy boxes, gingerbread houses, choo-choo trains, and more. Your favorite WinterFest merriment characters, singers, and dancers will take part in this magical parade and maybe, just maybe Santa Claus will join, too!

Create the most wonderful holiday memories at WinterFest, the best thing to do for Christmas in Richmond on select dates starting November 20 through December 31.

The Winter Wonderland Parade debuts Nov. 26