Activities & Events
Spend this Christmas with us in National Harbor, MD. Delight in a full lineup of family activities, including ice skating, photos with Santa, ice bumper cars and ICE!, our signature Christmas show. Find something for everyone during SO. MUCH. CHRISTMAS. at Gaylord National Resort near Washington, DC. Explore all the events and activities taking place this season below.
Special Event: American Sign Language Santa - Dec 12 Only
Don't miss the chance to visit with the American Sign Language Santa for one day only on Monday, December 12, 2022. Be sure to capture a special memory by having your picture taken with him.
ICE! featuring A Christmas Story ™
Cirque: Spirit of Christmas
Merry Snoopy Scavenger Hunt
Snow Flow Mountain
Ice Bumper Cars
Snowball Build and Blast
Christmas Dream Suite
Gingerbread Decorating Corner
Build-A-Bear has been adding a little more heart to life for more than 25 years! Visit Build-A-Bear Workshop to experience the fun of personalizing furry friends and taking part in our one-of-a-kind Heart Ceremony. Add adorable outfits, sweet scents and fun sounds to make any furry friend the perfect gift or a cuddly Christmas keepsake!
Shine Light Show
Photos with Santa
Winter Wellness at Relâche Spa
Mrs. Claus' Christmas Traditions
The Greatest Story Stage Show
Holiday Hosting 101
Impress family and friends at the next holiday gathering with tips from a professional. Led by our Resort Chef, learn how to prepare three popular holiday hors d'oeuvres while enjoying a festive cocktail. This hands-on interactive experience is fun and tasty!