Holiday Rides

santa The Santa Experience!

Here is your chance! Imagine the excitement when Santa personally calls your child and invites them to join him on a wagon ride! They will enjoy one on one time with Santa himself, Christmas carols, holiday stories and so much more!

After spending time in Santa’s around the Christmas Tree at the downtown Marriott you will get a chance to experience one of the most unique ways to view our city; a horse-drawn wagon decorated in the spirit of the holidays! Listen to the jingle bells as we travel through Fredericksburg’s 40 blocks of historic neighborhoods where you’ll see the quaint streets and picturesque architecture.

This package is truly one of a kind and will make for a Christmas they will never forget! During this 60-minute, fun-filled private Santa Experience you'll get to:

  • Spend time with Santa in his carriage
  • Discover the beautiful holiday lights
  • Learn about Christmas past in Fredericksburg
  • Listen to some holiday music and stories
  • Enjoy some yummy holiday treats

Tips are appreciated! Our drivers give 100%!

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Tips are appreciated! Our drivers give 100%!

bell Jingle Bell Carriage Rides
(no Santa on this ride!)

Bring the whole family to participate in our Most Popular Ride of the year. Indulge in some holiday fun; experience a jingle bell carriage ride, with holiday music, Christmas goodies, bring some hot chocolate and warm blankets to snuggle up in.

We will travel down Caroline Street to see the decorated store windows, past Kenmore Plantation, down Washington Avenue, then wind your way past Fredericksburg's official Christmas Tree.

All rides leave from the Fredericksburg Visitor Center at 706 Caroline Street, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.

Easter Rides!

Olde Towne Carriages has a confused horse! She is white, she is fuzzy and she thinks she is the Easter Bunny! Come ride in her big Easter basket, while Patricia gets over her identity crisis. She will be wearing her bunny ears and tail, so come dressed in your Easter Best because we will be taking pictures and posting them on Facebook for your easy access. Take a 15 minute ride, great photo opportunity, some Easter Goodies and participate in some bunny trivia! Carriage to load at Fredericksburg Visitor Center.

Visit the Carriage stand at 706 Caroline Street to purchase tickets!

Tips are appreciated! Our drivers give 100%!


Grinch Rides in December

Mr. Grinch will take you on a 15-minute ride down Caroline Street. You know him as a character and this is a great photo shoot opportunity!

Mr. Grinch will be his grouchy old self and it is your job to warm his heart. Ask him to play his famous music and he just might give the kids some goodies before they leave. Remember to dress warmly and wear your favorite Grinch items.

Tips are appreciated! Our drivers give 100%!