Holiday Attractions ~

Enhance your experience with these must-do holiday attractions:
  • Nightly Entertainment photo

    Nightly Entertainment

    Gather around the fireplace in Hickman Lounge, located on the second floor at Wilson Lodge, for free live music and complimentary refreshments nightly from 7 – 10 p.m. 

    2020 Entertainment Schedule Coming Soon

  • Guided Trolley Tours photo

    Guided Trolley Tours

    Enjoy the Winter Festival of Lights from the comfort of the Oglebay Trolley! Trolley tours depart Wilson Lodge hourly from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. November 6, 2020 – January 3, 2020.

    $12 per person +tax & fees

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    Advance reservations are highly recommended. Call 877-857-8634 to book your reservations.

  • The Frosted Hilltop photo

    The Frosted Hilltop

    Prepare to be enchanted by a variety of festive activities suitable for children and adults alike at The Hilltop. Hope a ride on the Snowflake Express Train, roast marshmallows by the fire pit, or snag an adult hot cocoa at the Ice Lounge. Whatever your pleasure, you’ll find it at The Frosted Hilltop.

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  • Santa’s Reindeer Training School photo

    Santa’s Reindeer Training School

    Meet Santa’s reindeer and the zoo keepers who train them during this unique 30-minute animal encounter! Encounters are offered daily throughout the Festival of Lights season at 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm, and 6 pm. Reservations required.

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  • Holidays At The Mansion photo

    Holidays At The Mansion

    The Mansion Museum, which was the summer home of industrialist and philanthropist Earl W. Oglebay, is lavishly decorated for the holidays! Explore the Mansion’s 13 period rooms and enjoy the stunning displays. From simple elegance to the extravagant, you’ll find decorating inspiration to take back to your own home.

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  • Nightly “Wish For Snow” Celebration photo

    Nightly “Wish For Snow” Celebration

    The first snow of the holiday season is one of the most magical sights. Now you can relive the magic of the first snow every night of the week as our magical snowman puts on a dazzling display to remember. Don’t forget your camera!