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Traditions at Sunriver Resort

Winter Traditions

There’s nothing more magical than the Sunriver Resort Winter Traditions celebration with over 150 holiday events - fun for all ages! Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride through a snowy meadow, sip cocoa by the fire, hear bedtime stories from one of Santa’s elves or enjoy a holiday meal with all the fixings.
Printable PDF | 2019 HOLIDAY TRADITIONS GUIDE (2020 will be available in early November)

Traditions kicks off on November 21st, 2020 with Grand Illumination and goes through January 2, 2021.

ESTIMATED DATES AND TIMES FOR 2020 (based on 2019 schedule, these are subject to change and will be confirmed in the fall of 2020)
Here are our main events...you can find ALL events on our EVENTS PAGE 


Grand Illumination - Fireworks and Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, November 21st, 2020 | 12pm - 7pm

Sunriver Holiday Light Show
Nov. 21 - Jan. 2 | 3 Times a Night @ 5:45pm | 6:45pm | 7:45pm

Thanksgiving Dinner Buffet at The Great Hall
Thursday, November 26 | 2pm - 6pm

Thanksgiving Dinner at Carson's
Thursday, November 26 | 12pm - 7pm

Crosswater Thanksgiving Dinner
Thursday, November 26 | 2pm - 6pm

Turkey Trot Fun Run
Friday, November 27 | 10am

Holiday Marketplace - Thanksgiving Weekend
November 27 & 28

Brunch at Carson's - November 28 & 29
7am-1pm

Brunch with Santa at The Great Hall
Saturdays: November 28, December 19 and December 24 | 8:30am - 12pm

Elf Tuck-Ins
November 28, December 18-24 | 5pm - 9:30pm

Winter Wonderland - visit Santa & Mrs. Claus
November 27 & 28| 2-4pm & 5-7pm

Santa's Workshop
Fridays & Saturdays: Nov. 28 - Dec. 12
Daily Dec. 19-24 & Dec. 26

Gingerbread Junction
December 5 - January 2

Christmas Concert - TBA

Gingerbread Cookie Decorating
Dec. 5 - Jan. 1 | 3:30pm - 5pm

Wine & Cuisine Stroll TBA

Christmas Brunch at Carson's 
December 25 | 7am - 1pm

Christmas Dinner at The Great Hall
December 25 | 2pm - 6pm

Christmas Dinner at Carson's
December 25 | 2pm - 6pm

Christmas Dinner at The Grille at Crosswater
December 25 | 2pm - 6pm

Kids Night Out
December 26 & 27 | 6-9pm | Ages 3-10

New Year's Eve Dinner at the Lodge
December 31 | 5pm - 9pm

New Year's Eve Party
December 31 | 9pm - 1am

New Year's Day Brunch at Carson's
January 1 | 8am - 2pm

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