SHOWS & PARK ACTIVITIES

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Designed for children who still Believe.

 

Over 40 shows, games, shops and activities comprise North Pole Texas.  Everything inside our event is geared to children of 3 - 10 years of age but adults and preteens will enjoy the shows, games and craft workshops. All souvenirs, workshops, food and beverages inside North Pole Texas can be purchased with coupons which are purchased onsite or by advance online purchase.

 

Coupons are sold at a rate of $1 = 1 coupon. Discount is available for 60+ coupon purchase.

Peppermint Park Tree Lighting 

Included

We light our 50' high peppermint holiday tree at 5:30 PM daily with a live countdown.   An ambassador child is recruited to operate the master switch to start our night time activities inside North Pole Texas.

Located in Peppermint Park

Santa's House

Included

Visit with Santa inside our Santa House.   This small but cozy cottage allows for that perfect family photo for greeting cards and keepsakes.   Photos available for purchase starting at $20 packages.

Open daily during park operation. Recommended Ages: all ages.

Located in North Pole Village.

Letters to Santa & the North Pole Mail Station

Included

Write a letter to Santa, check the Naughty and Nice List and mail your letter directly to the North Pole at our official postal outlet.  All mail is delivered daily via the North Pole Express Service and parents can opt for a return letter from Santa (usually received in time for Christmas.)

 

Open daily during park operation. Recommended Ages: all ages, even parents :)

Located in North Pole Village

Marionette Show at the Toy Shop Marionette Theatre

Included

Considered the children's favorite of the visit, families can watch a unique holiday themed marionette show presented by Geppetto’s Marionette Theater.  See a teddy bear that juggles, dancing mice and the Sleigh Belle Singers.  Even Santa makes an appearance.  Stay after the show for pictures with the marionettes.

Show Times:  5:30,  6:30,  7:30. 

 

Located in Toyland

Jack Frost's Snow and Bubble Show 

Included

A warm trend has hit the North Pole and the snow has melted.  Jack Frost enlists the children in the audience to help Santa make it snow.   But first, the kids must harness the power of the Christmas Spirit.  Adults and children will be relieved once all is resolved and the snow begins to fall over the audience.

Show Times:  6:00,  7:00,  8:00.

Located in Alpine Village

Tinsel, the Talking Christmas Tree

Included

What does a 500-year-old Christmas tree talk about?  How about Christmases of years past and trying to remember the words to Christmas carols.  The audience is encouraged to help Tinsel remember the ‘Magic of Christmas’ and light the tree in this charming live show.

Show Times: 5:30,  6:30,  7:30. 

 

Located in North Pole Village

Reindeer Dance Party

Included

After learning the Reindeer Hokey Pokey, the children are taught the Blitzen Boogie.  It’s a lawn 'dance party' on the main stage in Peppermint Park. Children keep their reindeer antlers and parents get photos that will last a lifetime.

Show Times: 5:45,  6:45,  7:45. 

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 10

Located in Alpine Village

The Penguin Show  

Included

It’s a talent show and all the penguins are competing to become America’s Next Top Penguin.  The audience is the judge as the penguins juggle, sing, and dance.  There’s even an opera singer.  It's Happy Feet meets Americas Got Talent in this light-hearted show the kids will love.

Show Times:  6:00,  7:00,  8:00.

 

Located in Toyland

Elf Academy

Included

Children learn the five rules of becoming an elf, how to stay off the naughty list and other essential elf knowledge.  First off, you must be fitted with your elf hat and learn your elf name.   After successfully passing this course, children graduate with a diploma and honorary elf badge.

Show Times: 6:20,  7:20,  8:20.

Located in North Pole Village

NEW! North Pole Adventure

10 Coupons

It's a holiday-themed scavenger hunt designed for teens and preteens.  This self-paced adventure starts at the NPTV Stage as participants race to find and solve the 10 clues scattered throughout the park.   Participants log their answers on a worksheet that is tabulated by the Elfin game master.  Prizes and tokens are earned for each correct answer.

 

Located in Alpine Village

NEW!  Toy Shop Escape Room

15 Coupons

This new attraction is a group activity where up to 8 children are placed inside Santa's toy shop and must solve clues and puzzles to escape.   The ‘challenge’ is they only have 20 minutes before their name is added to the Naughty List.  This fun attraction is perfect for ages 8 – 15 and geared to those who can solve puzzles and word clues.  

Times: 5:00, 5:30, 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30.   Tours Limited.   Sign up upon arrival.

Recommended Ages: 8+

Located in Toyland

Holiday Train Ride 

6 Coupons

Children will depart the Peppermint Park train station on the Peppermint Express trackless train to view holiday lights and tour the grounds.  Holiday music and caroling is part of this fun ride around Peppermint Park. ONE parent rides FREE per child.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 10

Located in Toyland

Toy Box Redemption Center

Token

Redemption

Children can redeem their game tokens for prizes and small toys at the Toy Shop redemption center located in Peppermint Park.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Located in Toyland

Snowman Bounce Castle

6 Coupons

Children can step inside our 30 foot high inflatable Snowman and bounce that cotton candy energy away.   This arctic themed addition will provide a great way to burn off all that excess energy before milk and cookies.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: 3 - 10

Located in Toyland

Peppermint Park Sweet Shoppe

Per Item

Confections and treats are available for purchase at the main food and drink outlet, along with S’mores cones, popcorn and other treats.

Open daily during park operation.

Located in North Pole Village

 

NEW! North Pole Mini Golf

8 Coupons

It's a 6-hole mini golf course themed to the North Pole.  Located in Peppermint Row, this mini course is designed for children ages 4 - 16.  Score a hole-in-one on the final hole for a bonus prize!

 

Open daily during park hours

 

Recommended Ages: 6 - 16

 

Located in Toyland

Sparkle's Face Painting

10 Coupons

Children can have their face painted in a variety of styles including Penguins, Princesses and Snow Cats.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

Kinder Gingerbread Haus

15 Coupons

Children decorate a mini gingerbread house.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village

The Teddy Bear Factory

20+ Coupons

Children can pick and choose from several holiday themed characters and bears and create their one-of-a-kind holiday keepsake.  

 

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 10

Located in North Pole Village

Winter Holiday Games

1 Coupon

Per Play

One of the most popular features at Peppermint Park is the Winter Holiday Games.  Children compete to win tokens at games of skill including Snowman Skeeball, Snowflake Spin, Elf Snowball Fight, and Ice Fishing.  Children will then redeem their tokens at the Toy Shop Redemption Center.  1 coupon per game.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 15

Located in Toyland

Mrs. Claus Cookie Decorating

6 Coupons

Children decorate their own yummy cookies with icing and sprinkles.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 15

Located in North Pole Village

Funnel Cakes and Fairy Floss

8 Coupons

Sample old fashion funnel cakes and Fairy Floss at our Sweets Emporium located within the Peppermint Park Sweet Shoppe.

Open daily during park operation.

Located in North Pole Village

 

Elves' Snowball Fight

2 Coupons

Children love slime.  And we have just the person to teach them how to make this gooey green stuff that they love to play with.  Safe and non-toxic slime is the outcome and they get to take home their very own Grinchy tub of slime.

Recommended Ages: 2 - 12.

Located in Toyland

Ice Fishing

2 Coupons

Kiddos get to do some ice fishing in our Toyland pond.  

 

Recommended Ages: 2 - 12.

Located in Toyland

S'mores and More | Alpine Fire Pit

7 Coupons

Making S’mores and singing carols by the fire.  We doubt there will ever be a replacement for this memory made with your kids during the holiday season.

Open daily during park hours.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

 

Located in Alpine Village

Kringle's Candles

6 Coupons

Children and parents will love to create  a holiday memento from this old-world craft shoppe located next to the Elves Workshop.  Children can dip and create their own holiday candle.

Open daily during park hours.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village

Wonka Hot Cocoa
 

6 Coupons

Enjoy fresh baked Nestle Toll House cookies and hot cocoa at this warming station near the games section of Peppermint Park.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Toyland

Elves' Workshop

6+ Coupons

A holiday favorite, kids will love to create holiday themed crafts, make gifts and create fun memories.  Located on Candy Cane lane, the elves workshop has several work tables, paint stations, and assembly work benches where children can create their unique gifts like ornaments or bird houses.  There is even a gift wrap section for prepping their creations to go under the tree.

 

Open daily during park operation.  Recommended Ages: 2 - 15

Located in North Pole Village

Arctic Light Wands

10+ Coupons

Frozen-themed ice wands, tree spinners, and Christmas light necklaces are just some of the popular toys the kids will love with this 'light up the night' activity.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Toyland

Christmas Memories Gift Shop

10+ Coupons

Holiday themed gifts are available to purchase that are sure to be on everyone's list.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

Frosty's Skeeball 

2 Coupons

Who doesn't love the classic game of Skeeball, made better by our holiday theme.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Toyland

Kringles Kafe

Varies

Purchase holiday snacks at our cafe when all the fun puts a rumble in your tummy.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

The Nutcracker Roasted Nuts and Popcorn

Varies

As the song suggests, roasted nuts are a holiday favorite and popcorn is a favorite snack any time of year.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Toyland

The Reindeer Barn

Included

Visit the barn where the Reindeer sleep.  See Santa's Sleigh and have a picture made..

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village

Bavarian Rootbeer Garden

Varies

Come enjoy this frosty favorite and relax with holiday sing-a-longs.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village

The Chocolate Mousse

Varies

Come check out our Chocolate Mousse!

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

Make a Keepsake Ornament Shop

6 Coupons

Make your own keepsake ornament as a memento of this time with your family for years to come.

 

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

Monogram Stockings and Elf Made Toys

10+ Coupons

Come get your own personalized stocking and cool toys made by Santa's Elves.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in North Pole Village

Tannenbaum Tie Dye

20 Coupons

Tie Dye is fun anytime, so come make a fun t-shirt to keep or give as a gift.

 

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village

Alpine Village Petting Zoo

7 Coupons

Come pet these sweet creatures and interact with this variety of animals at our Petting Zoo.

Open daily during park operation.

 

Recommended Ages: All ages

Located in Alpine Village