2014 Christmas on the Prairie

December 6


Admission: $5 adults Children 12 and under: $3

Click here for more information on "We're in the Christmas Mood"


Santa is bringing one of his reindeer to Christmas on the Prairie!

This all day event will be fun for the whole family! All events will be held indoors.

Mrs. Claus' Kitchen - Dawson hall

Step into the famous kitchen of Mrs. Claus and decorate gingerbread houses and sugar cookies with her and the baker elves. Enjoy a cup of Santa's favorite drinks, hot chocolate or apple cider while you work. If you work up an appetite there will be food available to purchase from the Bonanza Belles.

Become a master gingerbread architect!

Winter Wonderland - Conference room, Main museum

Be sure to bring your Christmas list when you come to Christmas on the Prairie! There will be pictures with the big man himself and phone calls to the elves at the North Pole to check on your Christmas presents. 

Call the elves at the North Pole to check on your presents

Santa's Workshop - Main Museum

The elves are hard at work but some of them are taking a vacation to come to Bonanzaville and help you make crafts! Color a masterpiece, make a santa or snowman, or even a Christmas ornament.

The elves have their passports ready!

Silent auction

Check out the silent auction for some great package deals and other fun things for families, couples, or that perfect gift for that family member who is impossible to buy for.


Keep your eye out for carolers as they serenade with the songs of the season.

O Christmas Tree! O Christmas Tree! Your leaves are so unchanging!

Carriage Rides 2:00pm-5:00pm

Bundle up and take a ride around the village. Carriage rides are free with admission.

Oh what fun it is to ride in a (two) horse open sleigh!

"we're in the Christmas mood"

Get your tickets now for dinner and a show! Let the 18 piece big band and vocal ensembles put you in the mood for Christmas. Tickets are on sale now, purchase of this ticket admits one into both the show and Christmas on the Prairie.

Adults: $25

Children 12 and under: $15

Serenading with the sounds of the season!