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Under $30 Gift Ideas for Great America Fans

Here are our top picks for some Christmas gifts you can find at California’s Great America during WinterFest—all for under $30!
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The Biggest NYE Party You’ve Ever Seen

As 2018 draws to a close and the New Year readies to come roaring in, Great America is prepping to offer a brand-new, family-friendly way to ring in 2019. During New Year’s Eve at WinterFest, Bay Area families will find an all-ages party full of traditional NYE festivities, plus plenty of surprises.
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The Holiday Transformation of St. Nick's Pics

The transformation of the park for WinterFest begins long before November. In the months leading up to WinterFest, what is known as the Season Pass Processing Center during the summer is completely renovated and turned into St. Nick’s Pics.
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A New Ride Experience Just for WinterFest

What guests know as Barney Oldfield Speedway in the summer months has been transformed into a unique holiday experience just for WinterFest! For the next six weeks, riders will still be able to drive their antique car around the tried-and-true Barney Oldfield Speedway layout, but along the way, they’ll be surrounded by the classic carol Twelve Days of Christmas.
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