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Gatorland’s Third Annual Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down Kicks Off This Weekend

The Alligator Capital of the World kicks off its holiday celebrations this weekend and everyone is invited join in the madcap festive fun for all the family at Gatorland’s Third Annual Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down Christmas Event!

Let's be honest, where else can you meet Gator Claus, Krampus Croc and more?

This year's Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down is taking place on December 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, and 18, 2022, and all the festive fun and games are included with the regular price of admission.

Gatorland’s signature holiday event features live music, and festive displays with interactive characters including Gator Claus, the Merry Elves, and Krampus Croc.

Ho Ho Ho-Down and visit the craft vendors, perfect for that unusual holiday gift, enjoy the yummy food and drink offerings, and be sure to visit the Gatorland gift shop to find that perfect holiday gift for anyone on your list!

Plus, all the alligators, animals, and awesomeness of Gatorland.

“Our Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down is quickly becoming a family tradition for our visitors,” said Mark McHugh, President, and CEO of Gatorland. “We make sure everyone enjoys the holiday spirit the Gatorland way.”

Originally opened as a roadside attraction in 1949, the icon attraction is celebrating its 73rd Anniversary in 2022.

Gatorland provides affordably priced family fun featuring thousands of alligators and crocodiles, a breeding marsh with an observation tower, a free-flight aviary, a nature walk, a petting zoo, educational wildlife programs, an award-winning gift shop, Florida’s best train ride, Gator Gully Splash Park, on-site restaurant, and one-of-a-kind shows including Gator Jumparoo, Alligators-Legends of the Swamp, and Up-close Encounters.

Popular adventure experiences inside the park include the Screamin’ Gator Zip Line and Stompin’ Gator Off-Road Adventure.

For more Gatorland info., visit or call 800-393-JAWS.

Gatorland’s annual Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down Christmas event


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