1126 Queens Highway Long Beach
Queen Mary Christmas
Discover new traditions mingled with good old-fashioned Christmas cheer as you stroll the beautiful decks of the legendary ship, experiencing thousands of twinkling lights, carolers and musical performances, our outdoor skating rink atop the Sports Deck, meet and greets with Santa, and more!
To begin your journey, step into the beautifully decorated Main Hall with an art-deco inspired Christmas tree centerpiece fit for a Queen. Check in at the Passenger Information window to find out about all of the holiday offerings on board the ship
Santa’s Captain’s Quarters
Your next stop on our holiday tour will have to be our Santa’s Captain’s Quarters, where St. Nick charts the course to the North Pole. Grab a photo with Santa* at the ship’s wheel, and decorate your own stocking* to take home.
Photo with Santa: $25.00 per photo
Stocking Decorating: $10.00 per stocking
Gather the family ‘round to hear Mrs. Claus spin one of her holiday yarns while sipping hot chocolate (or something with a kick for the adults). Grab a souvenir mug* and go all out at the hot chocolate toppings bar!
*Price: Souvenir Mug (with Hot Chocolate) $8.00 per mug.
Slip on a pair of skates and glide around the True North Ice Rink* located on the uppermost deck of the Queen Mary – 181 feet above sea level – with a panoramic view of the Long Beach harbor and skyline. The glittering stars and historic smoke stacks will light your way!
*Price: Ice Skating (Includes Ice Skates) $15.00 per person.
Known for its Singing Baker and giant gingerbread replica of the Queen Mary, kids can stop here to decorate their own gingerbread houses*. From the Village, enter our 4-D Theater for a very special screening of The Polar Express, a festive delight for all of the senses.
*Price: Gingerbread House Decorating: $15.00
The Ship’s Bow
The bow of our ship may just be the bow on top of a wonderful holiday experience. Marvel at our 80-foot animated lighted tree and witness our nightly countdown/celebration as we light her at dusk in a synchronized display of over 45,000 LED lights.
Wander the tree-lined Promenade Deck for access to our Queen Mary shops and restaurants. A holiday stroll around the Promenade Deck offers a great view of some of our light shows, a place to spot strolling entertainment, and offers sweet treats, pastries, and coffee in Midship Marketplace.
Canopy of Lights
This outdoor, Christmas-themed canopy connects the bow and stern areas of the ship, taking you to Gingerbread Village, the 4D Theater, and more. Your stroll will be illuminated by thousands of twinkling lights, creating photo opportunities galore.
Breakfast With Santa
Join Santa every Saturday morning in December leading up to Christmas (Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22) in one of our beautifully decorated salons for Breakfast with Santa. For just $19 for children age 4-11 and $39 for adults, enjoy a pajama party breakfast, holiday stories, and the chance to take pictures with Jolly Old Saint Nick.
Breakfast with Santa, Adult (12+ Years): $39.00
Breakfast with Santa, Child (Ages 4-11): $19.00
Holiday Dinner Show
Don’t miss this three-course dinner and show featuring the Holiday Follies or American Bombshells on select nights!
The Holiday Follies will take you on a fun-filled musical journey through the holidays! This spectacular features current arrangements of holiday classics as well as the traditional melodies that we all hold so deeply in our hearts.
An Andrews Sisters-inspired show fitting for the whole family! The American Bombshells bring you an All-American Holiday Spectacular.