November 15, 2014 - January 1, 2015
The fifth anniversary of Christmas at the Galt House Hotel also brings more whimsical activities for families. A KaLightoscope Ticket gives you access to beautiful luminaries that tell the story of A Christmas Carol, plus you'll be transported back in time to an English Village!
Your ticket includes:
Larger-than-life KaLightoscope luminaries, made with silk wrapped around new LED lighting, tell the story of A Christmas Carol. Guests will be charmed by the magical interactions with luminaries, performers, and 3D projection.
Snow Fairy Princess, her Castle & Make a Flake
The Snow Fairy Princess is back with a greatly expanded castle. Inside, you’ll find an activity for all ages—Make a Flake. It is here that you can learn the art of crafting intricate snowflakes with birds, dogs, stars, trees, and so much more inside.
Snow Play- Make Your Own Snowman
You can build, dress, and decorate your own snowman and take pictures with him! Then, move into the snow play area and enjoy the white stuff without having to go outside in the cold.
Peppermint Express Train
The Peppermint Express Kiddie Train Ride is a favorite among kiddos. Ernie the Engineer greets all the kids who are always eager to jump on the train and ride through a playful area full of enchantment that will fascinate guests from young to old.
Santa's Sleigh Green Screen Experience
Hop in Santa's Sleigh then fly through the Louisville night sky to deliver presents to all the good little boys and girls. When you're finished, you can download the video, save it and share it with friends and family on social media.
Holiday-Themed Live Performances in the English Lodge
Enjoy special holiday-themed performances of song and dance throughout the day.
Mr. Sugar Pine the Talking Tree
Say hello to our sugar-covered friend! He'll serenade you with some of your favorite holiday tunes as you make your way through the English Village.
Nostalgic Storefront Holiday Window Scenes
You’ll pass storefronts with nostalgic holiday windows featuring new animated characters portraying holiday scenes.
Letter Writing to Santa
Write your own special letter to Santa and place it in his magic bag!
Gingerbread House Contest
It’s your chance to put your creative baker’s hat on and show off your skills. $1,500 in cash prizes is up for grabs. Learn more.
Hours and Dates
Sunday & Holidays
Thanksgiving & Christmas Day
Adult Ticket: $12*
Child Ticket: $5*
Children Age 3 Years & Under: Free
Military Active/Retired with Military ID: Free
*Child Ages 12 and Under, Adults ages 13+