Pure Holiday Magic!
Friday, Nov. 10 - Monday, Jan. 1
Save The Dates
LIGHT UP YOUR HOLIDAY!
Thank you for joining us at WinterFest on the Wisconsin!
NEW ENCHANTING EXPERIENCES
Over One Million Lights
Your favorite themed light zones are back and better than ever, now with over one million dazzling lights! Discover your holiday spirit as you explore the historic Battleship Wisconsin!
Presented by: The Perry Family Foundation
Surrounded by thousands of dazzling lights and beautifully decorated boats, indulge in beverages and bites fireside as you enjoy nightly shows by a grump who's cuddly as a cactus!
Elf Door Discovery
Click To Discover
This seasonal scavenger hunt will take you on a magic journey to unlock the mystery of Santa's elves! Adventure comes knocking all around Mistletoe Marina, where you'll discover 15 tiny entrances decked out for the holidays. 15 cheeky elves with waterfront views- will you find them all?
Holiday Hoobie-Whatty Show
The Whoville circus has come to town! It's the tiniest little big top you've ever seen. Show runs nightly on Tuesday - Thursday and Sunday at 6 and 8 PM and Friday - Saturday 6, 7, and 8 PM in the Mistletoe Marina.
Tree Lighting Ceremony
Gather on the fantail of the battleship for a tree lighting ceremony hosted by a grouchy green grump and his dog, Max. Enjoy nightly Wednesday - Thursday and Sunday at 7:30 and 8:30 PM; Friday and Saturday at 7:30, 8:30 & 9:30 PM.
Lighted Sailboat Parade
December 3 and 10 ONLY | 6 - 6:30 PM
Join us on December 3 and 10 from 6 - 6:30PM for a lighted sailboat parade. Hosted by Sail Nauticus, the parade will take place along the Elizabeth River adjacent to the Battleship offering a fun holiday light experience. Free and open to the public along the boardwalk.
General Admission: $18.50 adult, $14.50 child
Members: $16.50 adult, $12.50 child
Timed tickets are required. No ticket refunds or reschedules.
Strollers are not permitted aboard the battleship. Please review our FAQs for additional safety details.
Mistletoe Marina and Wonder Hall
Enjoy holiday bites and brews at our new cafe and bar! Cozy up by the fire in Mistletoe Marina or inside the WonderHall!
Open Daily - Stop by & Shop
The best shopping experience in Hampton Roads. Ornaments, toys, holiday dé cor, local crafts and much more!
Support for WinterFest on the Wisconsin directly benefits the Nauticus Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit. Funding provides interpretation and restoration of the Battleship Wisconsin, and allows Nauticus to open new onboard spaces and experiential learning opportunities for students, families and visitors.
MILITARY APPRECIATION SPONSOR
MISTLETOE MARINA SPONSOR
TRAIN DISPLAY SPONSOR