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Kids’ Paint & Play

Kids' Nature Discovery Center at Fun Mountain

Children will paint their very own masterpiece! After they finish their painting, they’ll enjoy fun games and activities. $32 per child; includes snacks. Offered at the Kids’ Nature Discovery Center, located at Big Cedar Fun Mountain, every Thursday from 2:00pm-4:00pm. Reservations required. BOOK NOW

$32
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Minute to Win-It

Table Rock Event Room at Fun Mountain

Do you have what it takes to win it in a minute? Join us at Fun Mountain for an hour of silly and challenging games! Winning teams will be awarded prizes. Individual sign up is $5 per person. Open to the public BOOK NOW

$5
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Holiday Light Tour

Swimmin' Hole Lawn

Take a beautiful tram tour through our newly expanded holiday light display! Christmas music will be playing and the hot chocolate is complimentary! The magic of Christmas will be all around you while creating lasting memories with your loved ones! Trams leave from Swimmin' Hole Lawn. The tour will last approximately 25 minutes. Holiday Light…

$20

Movie & Craft

Table Rock Event Room at Fun Mountain

Join us for a special showing of the movie Elf and make some fun Christmas crafts! This activity is complimentary and does not require reservations. Offered in the Table Rock Event Room in Fun Mountain Thursdays in December at 7pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Complimentary
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Elf Visits

The elves have made a special trip from the North Pole all the way to the Ozarks to visit your little ones and spread holiday cheer. The elves love to read bedtime stories, collect letters to Santa, and deliver special Big Cedar stockings full of goodies. Visits are approximately 10 minutes each for ages 12…

$50
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Buzzard Bar Nightly Entertainment

Downstairs from Devil’s Pool, Buzzard Bar provides a warm welcome with comfortable seating and antique furnishings. Outdoor seating is available on our patio overlooking the pool. Every evening around 8pm, we feature local entertainers, including our own Singin’ Cowboy performing decades of favorites.

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Elf on the Shelf Scavenger Hunt

A new holiday tradition, the entire family will enjoy this festive scavenger hunt throughout the Big Cedar property! Snag your clue cards at Guest Services and take off to find Santa’s elves...on the shelves! Snap a picture of each elf you find and receive a prize when you return. Open to overnight resort guests only.

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Gingerbread Build Off

Fun Mountain

A sugar rush is double the fun with Gingerbread house decorating! Plus, indulge in a sugar cookie while decorating your masterpiece. Gingerbread houses will be displayed at Fun Mountain until 10:00am the next morning for guests to choose a winner! Prizes will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place winners. BOOK NOW

$35
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Elves Winter Workshop

Kids' Nature Discovery Center at Fun Mountain

The kids are sure to have a blast decorating their own Christmas ornaments at the Kids’ Nature Discovery Center at Fun Mountain. We will have a variety of ceramic ornaments to paint and all paint supplies will be provided. BOOK NOW

$10
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Winter Wonderland Ice Rink

Swimmin' Hole Lawn

Grab your mittens and head to Swimmin’ Hole Lawn for holiday fun at the Big Cedar Lodge synthetic ice rink! It’s the perfect festive activity for the entire family. Stay through the evening as the ice rink lights up with twinkling holiday lights. Open to the public and rental skates included. Big Cedar overnight guests…

$15 – $20