The Winter Wonderland In Arkansas That You Absolutely Have To Visit

What if you could explore a winter wonderland without having to walk out in the cold? You can do exactly that at Christmas Winter Wonderland in Fort Smith. This place certainly lives up to its name: it brings Christmas to life, it takes winter indoors, and it’s a wonderland the whole family can enjoy. There’s a bit of a cover charge, but this place is so worth it. You’ll pay $15 for kids, which includes a ride on the holiday train, free cookies and hot chocolate, a picture with Santa, and story time with Mrs. Claus. The price for adults is only $5.

You’ll find Christmas Winter Wonderland at 7300 Wells Lake Road in Fort Smith. Directions are here.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

To find a holiday train ride that will delight you, click here. For information on the Arkansas Trail of Holiday Lights, look here.