It’s Winterfest in Suncadia, a time for celebrations, community gatherings and comfortable evenings by a crackling fire. We’re almost at the halfway point in our month of merrymaking—The festivities have begun, Santa has begun making appearances, and the air is alive with the sounds of laughter and joy.
If you’re in the neighborhood for the exclusive home tour on December 15, make sure you plan to arrive early or linger on to enjoy our fabulous line-up of events, featuring fun activities for the little ones, adventurous pursuits for the adults and everything in between.
December 14 | Suncadia on a Sleigh
The spirit of the season is celebrated in a horse drawn sleigh this winter at Suncadia. Enjoy a ride around the neighborhood in a festive way, as gentle and majestic Percheron horses, guide you through Suncadia’s winter wonderland.
December 14 | Santa’s Workshop at The Lodge
Merrymakers of all ages are welcome to spend the day preparing for Christmas in traditional style, from learning to decorate a gingerbread house, handcrafting a special plush toy, even making classic winter crafts, cookies, even Christmas trees.
- Gingerbread House Making - 9:00am to 11:00am
- Bear Factory™ - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
- Winter Crafts – 3:00pm to 4:00pm
December 14 | Junior Rangers Sessions
Designed for little ones between the ages of four and 12, these expertly designed activities inspire children to explore the outdoors, plan their adventures and just have fun.
- Full Day Sessions: 9:00am-4:00pm
- 3-Hour Sessions: 9:00am-12:00pm or 1:00-4:00pm
- Evening Sessions: 6:00-9:00pm
December 14 | Grinch and Elf Tuck-ins
Santa’s helpers are on hand to gift your little ones a truly magical holiday with a visit to your room or vacation rental house, where either the Grinch or and elf will read a bedtime story before wishing them sweet dreams.
December 14 & 15 | Ice Skating
Step outside and glide away on the ice. Warm yourself by the fire pit while sipping hot chocolate or making s’mores. See if you can spot the Grinch on skates. Do it all and more at the Village Pavilion Ice Rink.
December 14- 10:00am to 1:00pm, 2:00 to 5:00pm, 6:00 to 9:00pm
December 15- 10:00am to 1:00pm
December 15 | Selfies with Santa
Get a special souvenir of your visit to Suncadia as you click a picture with the big man from the North Pole at The Lodge Craven Room.
That’s not all—adventure seekers can spend time inner tubing down a hill, cross-country skiing, riding a sleigh, even fly-fishing; those looking for a more laid back time can take advantage of the remarkable offerings at Glade Spa, where every day reveals an indulgent new reward. Find out more about our Winterfest activities here or pick up a copy of our festive brochure at our Sales Center.