View this page for information about the best events and festivals for families plus related family vacation packages for US, Canada, Britain, and Europe. Use this page a resource for ways to enjoy time with your children while making memories and learning together. Find the latest fun things to do with kids including museum exhibits, music venues, family-friendly theatre, the best Renaissance festivals and Ren faires, living history events, corn mazes, harvest festivals, Polar Express adventures, Santa trains and festive holiday lights.
During the month of December three family vacation spots in the Caribbean provide traditional festivities and celebrations complete with tropical Christmas markets, festive music, parrandas, arroz con dulce, and Santa on the beach.
Need a mini break, something easy and fun to do with your kids? Throughout Texas magical holiday lights and pretend journeys to the North Pole provide families with great ways to make memories.
Need a mini break, something easy and fun to do with your kids? During the last two months of the year traditional Santa trains and holiday lights in Arizona and New Mexico provide easy ways for generations to enjoy time together.
Looking for things to do in Dallas during the holiday season? The Arboretum has a rich offering of possibilities for families of all ages to share in the fun.
Enjoy the magic of the season in Southern California with Knott’s Merry Farm Christmas activities and programs, live entertainment, crafts and gifts, and a 65 foot tall Christmas tree.
Trains rides and the merriment of Christmas make a great combination for family fun and in Western Connecticut the Jolly Old Elf himself can be found presiding over weekend workshops in his own private rail cars and riding the rails with Mrs. Claus.
Taking a break from the often hectic holiday season means finding fun in small doses and we have assembled our annual mini holiday adventures, Santa trains, and holiday lights for your review.
For eight weekends each year from mid-October until December Texas Renaissance Festival not far from Houston recreates the 16th century in style making it easy for Texans to time travel for a weekend.
Each year Bonhomme, Quebec City’s chunky red capped snowman, leads the way to all things fun. And each season Québec's Carnaval reinvents itself as a new, more fun street party framed by dramatic ice sculptures, oodles of snow activities, and marvelous music.
Looking for quick, easy, affordable fun to share with your kids or grandkids? I am passing along the best Orange County family vacation ideas for review.
Dazzling floral displays, stunning trees, holiday music, 500,000 outdoor lights, dancing fountains and ice skating under the stars are just a few of the highlights of the popular Longwood Gardens Christmas.
When the trees are sparkling and the window displays enticing, the Freedom Trail Foundation joins revelers to celebrate the season with the annual Historic Holiday Stroll.
This holiday season the popular family theme park is gearing up for biggest, brightest and perhaps coolest holiday celebration ever including real snow.
Go with the kids and share the magic of the holiday season or for the kids and gather exquisite gifts not found at Macy’s.
Share an earth-friendly Christmas adventure at Eden where it is easy to have fun, make discoveries, and learn about ideas and innovations which help everyone tread lighter on the planet.
The magic of the holiday season spans more than six weeks and includes Polar Express adventures, popular ballets and plays, and magical Christmas markets in Europe as well as magical holiday lights spanning North America.
Beginning in early November the annual four-month winter celebration is loaded with things to do with kids including entertainment, special events, twinkling lights, shopping bargains and Southern mountain-style hospitality.
Share holiday magic with your kids or grandkids. View more than 250 animated nautical and holiday-themed light displays along the boardwalk including festive fish, jumping dolphins, frolicking porpoises.
From Thanksgiving through the end of the year Seattle is popping with positive energy, festive events and awesome ways to have fun with kids.
Enjoy a family holiday like no other with a heartwarming lineup of Christmas shows, holiday foods, thrilling rides, and the 4-D Polar Express experience.
Family fun in America’s “Second City” shopping, theater, and city sights. [Read More]
Visit Magnificent Mile the Shedd Aquarium, Wrigley Field the Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park and more. The hotel is only steps away from world–famous Wrigley Field, the home of the Chicago Cubs baseball team. From guestrooms to luxury suites, we offer oodles of family-friendly amenities including free wireless high speed Internet access, premium cable television, Movies On Demand, in–room refrigerators and microwave ovens, complimentary bottled water, and newspaper delivered to your door. Some rooms offer sofa beds and whirlpool tubs and every morning we serve a complimentary Continental breakfast. Our unique vacation packages include: Chicago Blueman Group Theater Package, Chicago Sights Package, and our popular Shop ‘Till You Drop Package. Best Western Hawthorne Terrace 3434 N Broadway, Chicago, IL 60657. Toll-free 1-888-860-3400 or online. [Read Less]
Rooms with space and a view.
The perfect hotel destination in downtown Chicago. [Read More]
Our boutique accommodations deliver innovative amenities and lifestyle services for a refreshing Chicago lodging experience. Kick back in the largest hotel rooms in downtown Chicago, or choose one of our spacious studio or one-bedroom suites. Enjoy luxurious baths with rain shower heads, granite counters, marble floors and deluxe biodegradable bath amenities enriched with organic Aloe and Lanolin. Avenue Crowne Plaza Hotel and Suites 160 E Huron, Chicago, Illinois, 60611. Toll-free 1-877-283-5110, (312)787-2900 or online.
Check out our special family vacation packages. [Read More]
Our deal location puts guests within close proximity of all Reading PA has to offer. Enjoy shopping and entertainment, recreational activities, professional sports teams, enjoy the Berks Jazz Fest and Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Increase the enjoyment of your visit to Reading, Pennsylvania while keeping your travel budget under control by booking one of our special hotel packages.
Crowne Plaza Reading
1741 Papermill Road, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610
Reservations: 877-354-1011 Phone: 610-376-3811 Fax: 610-375-7562
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Make this a winter of discovery - whales, the open sea with your grand kids. [Read More]
Virginia Beach A Whale of a Winter Family Adventure. Your family can
spend a couple of hours on the ocean, with the chance of encountering
rare fin and humpback whales on their migration route. Some range up
to 85 feet long and weigh 70 tons; others breach playfully, or proudly
show their flukes (tailfins). It's like nothing else you'll do this
winter. With admission to Virginia Aquarium and its 3D IMAX(R) Theatre
included, your time together will be shared with the sharks, harbor
seals and sea turtles as well. Whale Watching Packages are offered
through a number of hotels, so meeting your family's needs for a warm,
cozy evening together is an easy task. Packages available from
December to mid-March. Virginia Beach Visitors Bureau For more information, call the Virginia Beach Whale Hotline toll-free at 1-866-59-WHALE (866-599-4253), or visit our website for online trip planning. [Read Less]
Family Fun Package waiting for your family. [Read More]
Family-friendly comfortable lodging at reasonable rates in the heart of the city.
Stay with us in one of our contemporary guestrooms or spacious two-room suites Each offering cable television with premium channels, mini refrigerator, and microwave to blackout drapes, CD player with an iPod docking station, and sofa sleepers (in our two-room suites). Complimentary deluxe continental breakfast is served daily. Make use of fitness center, airport shuttle, concierge desk, business center, and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet. Delight in personal service and a host of distinctive amenities. Enjoy easy access to a multitude of attractions as well as shopping, dining, and entertainment opportunities along Chicago's renowned Magnificent Mile. Here’s the deal. Spend your next vacation in Chicago without spending a lot of money by booking our Chicago Family Fun Package. The package features a spacious guestroom, a large pizza from Giordano's (www.giordanos.com), 2 liter of soda, a bag of popcorn, and an in-room movie.
For more information on our Chicago Family Fun Package or to book now, please contact the hotel directly at 312-894-0900. Comfort Inn & Suites 15 E. Ohio Street, Chicago, IL 60611 or online.
California Style Family Getaway. [Read More]
Stay with us and enjoy a family friendly hotel experience with a central location to the red wood forest. Enjoy the top attractions like Crescent City Harbor, South Beach, Jedediah Smith State Park and Battery Point Lighthouse. Unwind after a day full of adventure in our heated indoor swimming pool.
Best Western Plus Northwoods
655 US Highway 101 S Crescent City, California 95531
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or online.
A family friendly, certified Green Earth Hotel. [Read More]
Get the most out of your family vacation or weekend getaway by taking advantage of one of our value hotel packages. Let us welcome your family to our full-service hotel with new upscale guest rooms and suites, attentive service and a variety of amenities to fit your family vacation. Located close to shopping, and live entertainment options, and next door to the state-of-the-art theater Muvico. Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare Hotel & Conference Center, 5440 North River Road, Rosemont, Illinois 60018 Reservations: 866 242-1055 Email: email@example.com. 60018 Reservations: 866 242-1055
Explore Northern California with the Family. [Read More]
Located in Silicon Valley, we offer modern amenities, friendly services and a relaxing environment perfect for an ideal family vacation. Enjoy a hot complimentary breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and a soothing hot tub.
Best Western Plus Mountain View Inn
2300 W El Camino Real Mountain View California 94040
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or online.
Escape with family to our historic lake town. [Read More]
A scenic lake helps beat the heat and tales of Jesse James and Davy Crockett are still told. Take a trail ride play golf, go hunting for dinosaurs or relax on Lake Granbury. winding around the town. Just a few minutes from our hotel, is historic Granbury Square, voted the best town square in Texas by Texas Highways magazine. You'll discover all this and more, less than 45 minutes from Fort Worth Texas.
Baymont Inn and Suites Granbury
1515 N. Plaza Drive Granbury Texas 76048
Reservations: 817-579-9977 or www.baymontinngranbury.com