An entire village of child-sized, imaginative play cottages built especially for the children and include themes such as a bank, an engineering office, an airplane, a church, restaurants and more! Find a second cottage village at Springdale on Ice. Check the schedule for open play times.
The Snow Show lasts about 30 minutes and is a snow experience the kids will not soon forget. Snow machines blast out authentic looking snowflakes, filling the square and giving the illusion of a blizzard. This "Snow" is guaranteed to fall every day that the event is open, even in our South Alabama climate!
Catch a horse-drawn carriage ride around the square for $5 per person.
*(Seating per ride may be Limited due to COVID)
Ice Skates are available in a variety of sizes ranging from a 9T to an adult 13. Skating tickets are sold First Come - First Served, and only a limited number are sold for each time slot each day. Make sure to stop by the ticket booth first and get your skating tickets. Please bring TALL SOCKS if you plan to skate. Skate rentals are $5. *Due to COVID-19 the ice skating rink may be closed or hours may be limited. Click here for updates
The Polar Bear Tubing Hill boasts two 150 ft. lanes for racing snow tubes. Children will need to be able to drag the tube up a hill and be willing to ride alone. No double riding. Snow tubes are $1 per slide. *Due to COVID-19 the Polar Bear Tubing Hill may be closed or hours may be limited. Click here for updates
Visit with Santa on the steps of the Springdale Estate and pose for free take-your-own photos every Saturday and Sunday in December before Christmas.
Meet Elsa in her enchanted frozen garden Saturdays and Sundays at Springdale.
In this holiday cirque spectacular, a cast of colorful performers entertain you with aerial stunts, acrobatics, illusions, and more!
Find another entire village of imaginative playhouses at Springdale including a Train Depot, Doc McStuffin’s House, a Gingerbread House, and a Grocery Store to name a few.
Enjoy a trip around a festive trail and through a tunnel on a beautiful replica of a classic steam locomotive. Complete with an Engine, 4 wagons and an ADA accessible caboose, the train holds 25-30 passengers each trip - *one family per train car. Train rides are free. *Due to COVID-19 the Springdale Express may be closed or hours may be limited. Click here for updates
Follow the journey of a lost polar bear cub through a large inflatable maze. Maze runs are free! *Due to COVID-19 the Arctic Trek Polar Bear Maze may be closed or hours may be limited. Click here for updates
Springdale is located at 505 East Three Notch Street in Andalusia (about ½ mile East from Court Square). Admission: FREE
Your winter wonderland adventure is waiting for you! Make lasting holiday memories, create beautiful photo opportunities and watch children's imaginations grow. The best part - there is no admission charge at Christmas in Candyland! This event is held every weekend in December in Andalusia, Alabama.
Christmas in Candyland Attractions
Located at Andalusia Court Square in front of the Covington County Court House
Springdale on Ice Attractions
Springdale is located at 505 East Three Notch Street in Andalusia (about ½ mile East from Court Square).
The CANDYLand App
Located at both venues
What should I wear? Although most of our attractions include the words snow and ice, you should really only dress according to the weather outside that day. If you plan to skate, please wear TALL SOCKS.
What does it cost? There are no admission charges to any Candyland venue. Skate rentals are $5/hr. Snow tubing rentals are $1/slide. (N/A during the 2020 season) Train rides, maze runs, cottage play and all snow shows and other events are completely free.
Where can I park? There a few larger parking lots around downtown and several street-side parking spaces. you can check our interactive map for parking ideas. Parking anywhere along E. Three Notch Street between the square and Springdale makes for an easy stroll between the two venues.
We hope to see you this December!
Christmas in Candyland downtown Andalusia Alabama
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