California Theme Parks


Six Flags Magic Mountain Holiday in the Park

November 17-December 30, 2018, 5 p.m.

Discount Tickets

29 nights
Weekends only through December 9, 2018
Daily December 15 through 30, 2018
5 p.m. Holiday in the Park begins each day 

2 million lights
7 uniquely themed areas 

Two New Themed Areas, Merry Lane and Santa's Cottage, plus Taste of the Holidays Food are featured at Six Flags Magic Mountain as they light up the season with Holiday in the Park.

Six Flags Magic Mountain

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Magic Mountain is a magical winter wonderland with millions of twinkling lights, carolers, holiday entertainment, and thrilling rides. It's the most magical time of the year at the Thrill Capital of the World as the park is open every day, including Christmas Day.

2018 Entertainment

  • Merry Lane
    Merry memories in this larger-than-life display of ornaments with programmable dancing light shows.
  • Santa's Cottage
    Meet Santa in his new home, along with crafts with Mrs. Claus and her merry elves. Located near Bugs Bunny World
  • Special attractions only available during Holiday in the Park.
    From visiting with Santa to roasting marshmallows over an open fire, Holiday in the Park features unique holiday-themed decorations, festivities, and entertainment.
  • Merry Lane
    Merry memories in this larger-than-life display of ornaments with programmable dancing light shows.
  • Santa's Cottage
    Take a souvenir photo with Santa in Santa's Cottage. Begins 12pm daily thru Dec. 24.
  • Holiday Square
    Six Flags Plaza transforms into a kaleidoscope of color featuring thousands of lights and snow fall nightly.
  • Food & Fun
    Holiday in the Park is a time of unique food and special treats. Roast your own s'mores, enjoy a traditional holiday meal, warm up with a cup of hot chocolate or cider, lobster mac & cheese or a breaded soup bowl. Try a twist on our typical fare with pumpkin spice funnel cakes and churros.
  • S'mores Fire Pits
    Warm up near the toasty fire pits in Fire & Ice and Winter Wonderland and roast your own s'mores!
  • Holiday Inspired Thrill Shakes & Funnel Cakes
    Try some of our favorite, limited time holiday Thrill Shakes and Funnel Cakes, topped to perfection with festive treats.
  • Holiday Treats and Sweets
    Indulge in the holiday spirit with peppermint bark, holiday caramel apples, peppermint and cranberry fudge, and more!
     Santa Hats
  • Holiday Glow
    Light up your holiday outfit with festive light-up products sold at select locations around the park.
  • Holiday Snowy Nights Show
    Several holiday-themed shows are featured in Holiday in the Park. Ring in the Holiday Cheer with Holiday Carolers and spirited Holiday shows. Don't forget to get your picture with the Looney Tunes crew in their festive attire! Snowy Nights Dancers during Holiday in the Park  Tinsel Toy Dancers, DJ & percussionist, games and more.
  • Holiday Square Carolers
    The sounds of the holidays in a fun contemporary style with Live holiday music by The Mistletones
  • Kwerkmas
    Unique acrobatic artistry with a holiday flair.
  • Thrill Rides
    Many of your favorite rides are available during Holiday in the Park. Go for a spin on thrill rides and top-of-the-line coasters during Holiday in the Park. While some prefer to push the edge on our most daring coasters, we have plenty of rides the whole family can enjoy together
In addition to the new themed areas, Six Flags Magic Mountain is also presenting a brand new holiday themed food festival, Taste of the Holidays, December 15-30. Featuring holiday-inspired traditional culinary delights in mouthwatering, non-traditional ways, guests will find a large variety of specialty holiday foods from delicious main courses to mouth-watering desserts.

“We are thrilled to host this magical, annual holiday event for all to enjoy," said Park President Neal Thurman. "Now in its fifth year, Holiday in the Park offers unique Six Flags holiday traditions our guests have come to love, and for 2018 we are adding two new holiday themed areas and entertainment they will treasure for years to come. With well over two million lights, snowfall around the park, new and exciting holiday entertainment, and many delicious one-of-a-kind seasonal treats, including our new Taste of the Holidays Food Festival, we are proud to present our biggest winter spectacular yet!”

Park guests will experience seven innovative, immersive and one-of-a-kind Holiday in the Park themed areas, including:

The new Merry Lane in METROPOLIS™ featuring thousands of twinkling lights synchronized to holiday music and magnificent, larger-than-life 30-foot brilliant lit walk through ornaments. To add to the holiday festivities, families can roast marshmallows over a fire pit;
Santa has moved into brand new digs! Santa's Cottage will now be home to the jolly man with the white beard and red suit, along with crafts with Mrs. Claus and her merry elves. Visit Santa in his new home next to Bugs Bunny World every Holiday in the Park operating day beginning at noon until December 24;
Take a step back in time in the Gleampunk District: A Steampunk Holiday experience. Thousands of lights will illuminate the tree-lined streets and planters of the largest themed area of Holiday in the Park. Guests will be transformed into the 19th century with the sights and sounds of the industrial revolution. Unique acrobatic artistry with a holiday flair highlights the Kwerkmas show in Gearworks Theater. On the façade of Gearworks Theater, a fantastic journey will take you on a video adventure into the inner workings of the Steampunk Candy and Toy Factory. And, don't forget your photo in an iconic steampunk sleigh;
As guests enter Holiday in the Park, the Six Flags Plaza area will be transformed into Holiday Square with a kaleidoscope of breath-taking color, featuring hundreds of thousands of lights on trees and buildings throughout the area while snowflakes and carolers delight guests as they enter this magical scene;
Snowy Nights, the live holiday show, will feature contemporary music and themed dancers on the Full Throttle stage;
Spiced-up holiday treats, falling snow and larger-than-life toy soldiers will be the focal point in the Winter Wonderland area, beginning on the midway past the Viper exit and extending up through the Mining Town area of the park; and
DC UNIVERSE™ comes to life as Rockin' Universe, featuring three dancing light shows, each customized to contemporary holiday music. As one of the largest programmed light shows on the West coast, each five-minute display will include multiple lighting variations with tens of thousands of lights synchronized to holiday musical favorites.
Holiday in the Park features thrilling memories for guests of all ages. From photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, to delicious hot chocolate and peppermint fudge, and viewing an enhanced light show with specially made 3-D glasses, this is the must-do, must-see, must-experience event of the season.

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Passholders are also eligible to purchase the exclusive All Season Dining Pass, the Flash Pass, and Picture Pass.


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