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The DAY Before Christmas

The DAY Before Christmas


Free Admission

Shipgarten, the top Tysons Corner Restaurant for families is having The DAY Before Christmas Kids & Family Festival on December 24th from 12-6 PM! Bring the entire family down to have a fun-filled Sunday! Enjoy Santa’s workshop, moonbounces, face painting, and the great food and drinks we offer! Make sure to bring your furry family members as well, Shipgarten is 100% dog friendly, whether on-leash or in our off-leash dog park! We offer lots of treats such as Pup Cups and Kongs filled with peanut butter so the whole family can enjoy a treat. Have an unforgettable family-filled Sunday here at Shipgarten!

***Shipgarten opens at 11 AM & the festival runs from 12 PM until 6 PM. Restaurant closes at 2 AM***

12-6 PM – Free Photos with Mrs. Claus and Santa 🎅🏻🤶🏻
12-6 PM – Free Admission to Santa’s workshop where you can write letters to Santa and do various arts & crafts or play games with Santa’s elves.
12-6 PM – FREE Face Painting, Winter Wonderland Scavenger Hunt and Moon Bounces
12-3 PM – Live Magical Performance by Jake the Great
2-4 PM Free photos with the Grinch


2:00 PM – 3-Legged Race

3:00 PM – Blindfolded Snowball Scoop

4:00 PM – Candy Cane Claw Machine

5:00 PM – Jingle Shake

ALL DAY Family Football

Shipgarten offers 2-155″ TV Walls, 8 TVs, 2 outdoor projectors & 3 indoor Projectors to watch ALL the football games 🏈🏈

Winter Wonderland:

❅ Free Photos with Santa (dogs welcome)

❅ Hot Drinks Menu

❅ 3 Grand Christmas Trees

❅ Craft with Mrs.Claus in Santas Workshop

❅ Try Roasting S’mores at our Fire Pits

❅ Free Face Painting

❅ Photo Ops with Christmas Props

❅ 25+ Christmas Inflatables

❅ Holiday Music


December 24, 2023 @ 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM



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