2017 Local Places to Find Christmas Carriage Rides
Nothing is more cozy than a horse-drawn sleigh or carriage ride in winter. Snuggle up under a warm blanket, listen to bells jingle and enjoy all there is to take in around you.
Enchantment In The Park
Fridays and Saturdays, November 24 – December 31
View the beautiful lights display at Enchantment in the Park and enjoy a carriage ride through the park with the family! Santa will be visiting nightly.
Cost: $5 per person (ages 17+). Admission to the lights display is free (A bag of non-perishable food items or suggested $10 cash donation per car is requested).
Waukesha Silver Bells
Fridays and Saturdays, November 24 – December 29
Enjoy an elegant horse-drawn carriage ride through the streets of downtown Waukesha. Tickets can be purchased from participating downtown businesses, and you can get on a carriage at any of the carriage ride stops throughout downtown.
Cost: $5/person or $12/group of 3 or more
Rides are available daily with reservations
Enjoy the magic of winter with an old-fashioned sleigh ride at Apple Holler. Their Haflinger horses will take you and your family or friends on a special apple orchard tour to see beautiful hardwoods, many of which are more than 100 years old. A true winter wonderland! At the end of your adventure, you will be treated to a cup of hot chocolate or tasty warm apple cider.
Cost: $80.00 for up to four people + $10.00 for each additional person
Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays
Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride through forty acres of breath-taking, beautiful wooded nature at Paradise Ranch. Percheron horses will pull you and your travelling companions on an old-fashioned designed sleigh. Just the sleigh ride is worth the visit; however, Paradise Ranch has decorated their property with thousands of twinkling lights for your viewing enjoyment. After your sleigh ride, sit at the campfire while you enjoy s’mores or warm up inside the heated barn with a cup of hot cider or hot chocolate.
Cost: $42 per person or $25 for ages 11 and under
Cedar Creek Settlement Festive Friday Eves
Fridays, November 17 – December 22
Festive Friday Eves is an exciting series of free, family-oriented evening events held at Cedar Creek Settlement on five Fridays, leading up to the holidays. Enjoy Free carriage rides through Downtown Cedarburg each friday evening from 5:30pm-8:30pm. Pick up is on Washington Avenue downtown.
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Breezy Hill Campground
December, Call (920) 477-2300 for reservations
Enjoy horse drawn sleigh rides, holiday music, hot chocolate and cookies!
Cost: call for cost
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