The holiday season full of glee and cheer is near, and something amazing is happening in the area for all families to enjoy together. On November 29th, Busch Gardens will be transforming into a holiday winter wonderland called Christmas Town for 18 select nights. The exciting transformation will offer special Christmas entertainment that is enjoyable for all ages. Featuring live music, festive treats, holiday shopping, and more than a million twinkling lights bringing magic into the night. The park will be complete with different areas each offer something festive and fun. This year will be the debut of three new areas, along with the return of a few others. This year's new areas include: Holiday Hills- Here you will find a live brass band playing Christmas favorites while Mrs. Clause cooks delicious holiday food for the whole family at Mrs. Claus's Family Feast. Christmas Time Terrace- Take a step into Jungala to experience a nature-inspired Christmas that will include a new tree light show. The 40-foot Christmas tree shows off its spectacular dancing lights every fifteen minutes. Mistletoe Memories- The beautiful garden walkway of Mistletoe Memories is a romantic spot to bring your sweetheart. You'll have the chance to finally get that special kiss as you're surrounded by romantic flowers and sparkling white twinkle lights in the trees. Entering the park will bring an overwhelming feeling as you'll be amazed by how astounding everything looks. There is so much to do, luckily Christmas Town will be running for 18 days! Head over to SnowWorld to enjoy Christmas the traditional way in 15,000 square feet of real snow, meet Santa Claus at his house, board the Christmas Town Express, hang out with penguins at Penguin Point, or visit with Mrs. Claus for Christmas stories and a delicious buffet of holiday fare. Prepare to be amazed by the new shows that Christmas Town will be putting on. Angels of Peace: A Christmas Journey on Ice will blow everyone away, along with Carol of the Bells, the Christmas Time Terrace Light Show, Elmo's Christmas Wish, the Hallelujah Showcase, and Madagascar Live! Operation: Christmas Vacation. Single night tickets are on sale now, as well as unlimited tickets, group tickets, and discounted tickets for pass members. For more information, head over to