Nutcracker in the Castle

November 18, 2016 - January 9, 2017

Oshkosh
  • A ballerina gazes at the colorful confections in "The Land of Sweets," as created in the Paine's historic dining room.

    A ballerina gazes at the colorful confections in "The Land of Sweets," as created in the Paine's historic dining room.

Presented within the historic mansion, the Paine's original production of the Nutcracker fairy tale immerses audiences in the fantastic scenes of the beloved holiday story. From the opening Party Scene with a giant Christmas tree to the magical Land of Sweets and the enchanting Sugar Plum Fairy, the tale unfolds throughout elaborately decorated rooms with a mesmerizing array of sights and sounds. There are three different ways to visit and enjoy the fantasy experience of Nutcracker in the Castle. Guests may take Self-Guided Tours, Candlelight Tours, and Guided Tours, with each style of tour offered at separate times. In addition to tours, guests are invited to visit the Sugar Plum Fairy's Cupcake Cafe for a scrumptious treat!

Event Date Detail

Nov 18, 2016 - Jan 9, 2017

No reservations necessary for: Self-guided tours: Mon-Sat 11am-4pm & Candlelight Tours: Fri 4:30-7:30pm. Reservations required for Guided Tours: Sat 5-8pm & Sun 12pm-3:30pm.