DOSWELL, Va. –Kings Dominion’s WinterFest is the best option for families wishing to celebrate the New Year with food, music and dance.
When WinterFestshows and activities end at 10 pm on December 31st, New Year’s Eve at the WinterFest begins with live entertainment, special rides and dance parties with the WinterFest characters until 1 am. Plus, a countdown to the new year featuring the park’s 330-ft tall Christmas tree and fireworks at midnight.
WinterFest visitors can admire millions of lights in unique theme areas, go ice-skating on the park’s fountain and decorate cookies with Mrs. Claus. Thirteen live shows and dozens of midway merriment characters spread the joy of holiday throughout the park during the immersive holiday event.
Admission to WinterFest is included with a 2018 or 2019 Gold, Platinum or Pre-K Season Pass.
Family-Friendly New Year’s Activities include:
• Polar Pop Dance Party: Join the cast of the Coca Cola Polar Party from 5 – 10 p.m. near Dominator for a dance party with today’s pop hits and interactive New Year’s Eve games for all, plus visits from the Coca-Cola Polar Bear.
• PEANUTS Block Party: Celebrate the New Year with the PEANUTS gang from 8 – 9 p.m. in this interactive party zone including character meet & greets, party favors, and family-friendly music.
• Tinker’s Early New Year’s Eve Dance Party & Countdown: Tinker, Santa and his elves host a family-friendly dance party for the whole family from 9 – 10 p.m., ending with a New Year’s Eve countdown and a giant balloon drop at 10 pm.
• New Year’s Eve Celebration with TFC: The 11 piece Motown/Soul dance band, TFC, gets the party started at 9:30 p.m. to get you dancing into the New Year.
• Snoopy’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Countdown: Join PEANUTS gang, the cast of Cool Yule Christmas, and select Midway Merriment characters for a dance party and live countdown to midnight at the Grande Bandstand. Watch as the park’s 330-ft. tall magical Christmas tree is transformed into a giant countdown clock. Leading up to midnight, a live DJ will be spinning modern hits to get you moving and keep you warm.
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