9:00 a.m. Wolf Walk
Come and explore with us! Wolf Walk is a nature hike through the Grand Lobby where kids and families learn to howl together.
8:00 p.m. Story Time
Nightly Story Time is the perfect ending to your fun filled day at Great Wolf Lodge. Wear your pajamas and enjoy favorite bedtime stories by the fireplace in the Grand Lobby. Stay afterwards and snap a photo with Wiley, Violet or Oliver while you give them a high-paw.
10 a.m., 8 p.m. & 9 p.m. The Great Clock Tower Show
See and hear the friends of the Great Clock Tower in the Grand Lobby come to life!
Watch for your favorite characters, Wiley the Wolf®, Violet the Wolf and Oliver Raccoon, all throughout your stay at Great Wolf Lodge. Collect character trading cards of your favorites!
Take a break from the water and play a couple of rounds of Bingo in Cub Club starting at 2 p.m. There will be lot's of prizes!
Wake up with Wiley
Wake Up with Wiley daily at Camp Critter Bar and Grille. Grab a seat at 9 a.m. and enjoy breakfast with Wiley the Wolf, Violet or Oliver.
Adults $17.99, Kids ages 4-12 $14.99, Kids 3 & under Eat Free! Contact Guest Services for reservations – availability is limited. Reservations are recommended. Not available every day.
Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge
December 1 - 25
Welcome to a place where it snows indoors and you can swim all day; a place your entire family shared the spirit of the season together. Snowland™ at Great Wolf Lodge® makes winter warmer than ever.
Dine in our life-size Gingerbread House
Make your holidays a little sweeter when you dine inside a life-size Gingerbread House! The delicious aromas that drift from this giant Gingerbread House may start a craving for sweets, so we've made room inside for you to eat with your pack! Reservations can be made at the hostess stand upon arrival. One additional fee of $20 will be charged for each seating (of up to 6 people) and will be donated to Big Brothers Big Sisters.
Santa Visits Great Wolf Lodge
Santa Claus is coming to town - at Great Wolf Lodge! He will make his grand entry during our annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 1 starting at 7 p.m.! Children of every age can write letters to Santa in the Writing Depot (located in Cub Club) throughout Snowland. He'll be sure to respond after his world tour on December 25.
Additional visits from Santa
December 20, 21, 22 Santa will be making additional visits for photos in the Grand Lobby from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Paw Prints will be taking the pictures and are available for purchase. Guests are also allowed to take family pictures at no charge with family camera.
North Pole University
Children can become a Snowland expert by enrolling in North Pole University (NPU). Complete 5 fun courses on your study guide (like practicing your chimney-sliding skills on a waterslide) to obtain your certification, arcade tokens and a special prize!
Take a holiday from cooking and enjoy a Christmas buffet at Great Wolf Lodge. Our culinary team is preparing a holiday buffet filled with traditional mouthwatering favorites that will please the entire family.
Our Christmas Day Buffet is open to the public and will be held Tuesday, December 25, 2012 in Loose Moose Cottage from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
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30 Second Challenge
Join our Ambassadors of Fun in the Grand Lobby for an hour of fun and games from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Be the cookie contest winner for a chance to win a free night stay!
Meet amazing animals from Mexican, Central/South American, and Asian Rain Forests in the Grand Lobby from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Every animal has its job. Discover how forest dwellers are perfectly adapted to a life in and under the canopy.
Greetings one and all to my virtual laboratory at Great Wolf Lodge! From this location I aspire to teach the wonders of Science to children around the globe. Thru fantastic experiments and hands-on projects one's imagination will soar and one's intellect will be challenged! Stop by the Grand Lobby from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Howl in the New Year at Great Wolf Lodge! We offer activities your pups can’t wait to get their paws on! From Face Painting to Carnival Games, a Dance Party to a Balloon Drop, the whole pack is sure to have a ball – a Snowball!
- Face Painting - Get your face painted in the White Pine Ballroom from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Line will close promptly at 9:30 p.m.
- Balloon Artist - Our Balloon twister and his team of balloon artists are sure to impress with their balloon twisting skills. Come to the White Pine Ballroom from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. for some family fun. Line will close promptly at 9:30 p.m.
- Carnival Games - Join us in Fallen Timbers from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. for some carnival games with awesome prizes!
- Kids DJ Dance Party - Join us in Fallen Timbers before midnight for a Dance Party for the whole family. Show off your best moves and grooves from 5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. to a chance to win a prize!
- Bo Gerard Live - Magician Bo Gerard will astound and amaze you time after time with his funny magic and hilarious audience participation. Come to the Northwest Territories from 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. to witness the magic.
- Howlin' DJ Dance Party - Join us for the main event as we ring in the New Year. The fun includes a DJ dance party and balloon drop at midnight. The party starts at 10:30 p.m. in the White Pine Ballroom.
New Year’s Eve Buffet
Celebrate the new year with our New Year’s Eve buffet at Great Wolf Lodge. Our culinary team is preparing a holiday buffet filled with traditional mouthwatering favorites that will please the entire family.
Our New Year’s Eve Buffet is open to the public and will be held Monday, December 31, 2012 in Loose Moose Cottage™ from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
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