Thanksgiving at the Wilderness

Continue the family tradition!

From our popular Double Queen Sofa room to our beautiful and spacious 5 Bedroom Entertainment Cabin, we have many great lodging options to choose from.
Choose from our Grand Thanksgiving Day Buffet or Family Style To-Go Meals. Turkey-Day specials will also be available at the Burger Bar and Survivors with, of course, football on the TVs.  Field’s at the Wilderness will also be serving up traditional fare. No matter where you go, you’re sure to be stuffed!  You won’t want to miss it. Reservations are required.

Thanksgiving Dining Options

The Polar Express™ – Journey to the North Pole


Our new longer extended cut version of Polar Express™ is back at Take Flight starting November 18th. Come ride it again and check our the all new scenes! It's an even better, more thrilling, motion seat experience!

Polar Express™ is based on the inspiring and beloved movie classic. This unique cinematic experience, starring Tom Hanks, features classic scenes from the movie and will leave you on the edge of your seat. Hang on as a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride that will have you twisting and turning along down the track to visit Santa at the North Pole. This is one attraction you won’t want to miss! This experience will run through January 16, 2023.


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Additional Holiday Offers:

Check out these great Food & Beverage specials!

  • Candy Cabin will have memorable holiday treats, including special edition hand-dipped “Golden Ticket” Believe Chocolate Bars. Inside, the wrapper of every Believe Chocolate Bar includes a prize. We are giving away over 1 MILLION arcade tickets redeemable at any of our Mega Arcades. Some lucky winners may receive a $100 arcade gift card, and one GRAND PRIZE (1:5000) winner will receive a $250 Wilderness Gift Card. Each Chocolate Bar is a winner!
  • The Burger Bar will again be serving up their Polar Express-o’s made with a shot of locally roasted Espresso with white chocolate and peppermint syrup blended in vanilla ice cream served with whipped cream, candy cane, and snowflake sprinkles. An adult version of the drink can be made with peppermint vodka and a light crème de cacao.
  • Klondike Pizza Kitchen will also bring back their popular “All Aboard for the Polar Express Pizza Package,” which includes:
    ○ Large 1-topping pizza

    ○ An order of breadsticks
    ○ A 2-liter bottle of soda
    ○ Plus, you’ll get a special Polar Express dessert package that includes six candy canes and six Christmas sugar cookies.