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Holiday Nights

Island H2O Water Park transforms into a wonderland of holiday lights with the brand new Holiday event! Select nights through December 31st, celebrate the season, island-style and experience a dazzling immersive spectacle with tons of Photo Moment, Kids Activities, Festive Shows, and Holiday Eats!

All activities are included in the price of admission! (*Excluding take home products)

Proceeds support Give Kids the World Village.

Please note, no water activities will be available at Holiday Nights.

Photo Moments

Wear your best Island Holiday attire and strike a pose with your family in front of our many unique Holiday photo spots throughout the park!

Surf the waves as you enter the park, take photos with the larger than life Christmas trees, and get your photo takes with Santa Clause!

All included in admission ticket (excluding take home products)!

Family Activites

Enjoy immersive family activities like: a children’s train ride through the Island, a letters to Santa station, dry slides for children, make your own s’mores kit & more!

All included in admission (excluding take home products)!

Festive Shows

From community choirs and bands on weeknights, Holiday DJ on Friday nights, and even a Hawaiian Luau on Saturday and Sunday Nights, Holiday Nights at Island H2O Water Parks offers Holiday entertainment with a tropical twist!

Included in admission!


Holiday Eats

Try iconic Holiday foods like Buddy’s Breakfast, make your own s’mores, hot chocolate, Santa’s funnel cake, and MORE!


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Child After 8 PM Admission


Visit after 8 PM and SAVE $10!


After 8 PM Admission


Visit after 8 PM and SAVE $10!


Holiday Nights Admission

Starts at $24.99


Digital Photo Pass + Admission


Create and capture festive family memories at Holiday Nights!


Family Activities

Meet Santa

Walk through Dessert Island and you’ll find Santa’s Cottage! Your family can meet and take photos with Santa every night at Holiday Nights!

Island of Elves Scavenger Hunt

Santa’s elves took a vacation to Holiday Nights! Find them all around the island and win a prize!

Kids Train Ride

Hop aboard our Kids Train and take a tour through the dazzling light displays at Holiday Nights! Kids Train is included in the price of admission and is available every regular operating night!

Blizzard Bash Foam Party

It may be Florida, but the snow is falling at Holiday Nights! Play in the foam at the Blizzard Bash Foam Party launching every night at Holiday Nights!

Buddy’s Breakfast

Celebrate the most popular holiday movie with Buddy’s Breakfast! The iconic treat is available nightly at Apps & Eats! View the Holiday Nights foodie guide here.


Festive Shows

Holiday Nights is home to unique nightly shows from community bands and choirs, interactive DJs, and even a Hawaiian Luau! View the performance calendar here.

Arts and Crafts Area

Visit Candy Stripe Cove and let your imagination roam as you write Letters to Santa, color, or even make your own sand art ornament (available for purchase).

Group Admission

Group Tickets

Treat your group to a brand new holiday experience! Island H2O Water Park transforms into a wonderland full of photo moments, family activities, festive shows, and holiday eats. Valid for groups of 10 people or more. Tickets start at $18.99!


Host Your Holiday Party

Looking for a place to host your Holiday Party? Experience the magic of Holiday Nights at Island H2O Water Park with your team! When you book your group at Holiday Nights, you’ll get a private event space next to Live! Lagoon Wave Pool, savory bites and desserts (available for purchase), VIP seating for nightly performances, and more! Fill out an Inquiry Form and a member of our team will be with you shortly!



Explore the Event

Check out our Holiday Nights event map to plan your Island Holiday!

Proceeds Support Give Kids the World Village

Holiday Nights at Island H2O Water Park is proud to partner with Give Kids the World Village to support their mission of providing critically-ill children and their families a week long vacation at no cost. Proceeds support Give Kids the World Village. We invite you to visit their website to learn more about their organization, mission, and impact.

  • When is Holiday Nights?

    Select nights through December 31, the island lights up for Island H2O Water Park’s brand new event, Holiday Nights! Enjoy this island holiday celebration from 6-10 PM on select operating nights. Please visit the operating calendar to learn more!

  • What will be at Holiday Nights?

    Holiday Nights is the best way to create new festive family memories this holiday season! Enjoy fun activities like:

    • Dazzling Lights and Holiday Card Worthy Photo Spots
    • Family Activities
      • Train Ride Through Holiday Nights
      • Kids Inflatable Dry Slides
      • Letters to Santa
      • Blizzard Bash Foam Party
      • Santa Meet
    • Unique Nightly Entertainment
      • Community Performances every weeknight
      • Interactive Holiday DJ Show every Friday night
      • Hawaiian Luau Show Every Saturday & Sunday
    • Festive Food & Drink
    • Holiday Market
    • Make Your Own S’mores


  • Can I use my Season Pass for Holiday Nights?

    Holiday Nights is a separate ticketed event that is not included in the Island H2O Water Park Season Pass. Select Season Passes received (1) FREE Holiday Nights admission ticket per Season Pass if they purchased during this offer. Please check your MyPass for Season Pass benefits.

  • What happens if I select/show up on the wrong day when purchasing my Holiday Nights tickets?

    Most Holiday Nights tickets are required to be used on the day selected at the time of purchase. If you purchase a ticket and arrive on a different day, you must visit the Ticketing Window upon arrival to switch your tickets. Fees may apply.

  • What entertainment will be at Holiday Nights?

    During Holiday Nights we will have nightly entertainment featuring community performers on weeknights, an interactive DJ show on Friday nights, and a Hawaiian Luau Show on Saturday and Sunday Nights!


    *Performance times subject to change

  • Will there be water activities at Holiday Nights?

    Water activities will not be available during Holiday Nights for the safety of our Guests. If you looking for a thrill, please enjoy our children’s inflatable dry slides or the fire dancers at the Hawaiian Luau show every Saturday and Sunday night!

  • What food and drink will be available at Holiday Nights?

    Holiday Nights will feature festive foods galore! From hot chocolate, make your s’mores, funnel cake fries, and MORE! Please visit our Menu page to view the menus for the event.

  • Are there restrictions on the activities at Holiday Nights?

    Restrictions do apply to select activities at Holiday Nights!

    Inflatable Dry Slides: Ages 3+, 250 lbs. limit

    Kids Train Ride: Ages 3-10

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