FAQs

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How can I get tickets?

Tickets will be on sale online starting October 15, 2017. General admission tickets are the same price at the gate and online, however some ticket specials can only be found online or through 3rd party sellers such as Walgreens and Groupon. 

Are you open on holidays?

Yes, we are open on Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day. Hours may vary. Please check the full event calendar for hours.

What happens when it rains?

If it is storming, we may decide to not open the event for the evening for our guests' safety. This will be announced on our website, social media and by email. Please check these websites and your email before attending Global Winter Wonderland.

We do not issue rainchecks or give refunds. Tickets purchased and used on rainy days are at your own discretion. General Admission tickets are available for use on any one day that the event is open through Jan 7, 2018. 

What are the event dates and times?

Global Winter Wonderland opens Sunday, November 19, 2017 and is open every weekend and select weekdays through January 7, 2017. Please check full event calendar for dates and hours.  

Do you rent strollers and wheelchairs?

Wheelchairs will be available to rent at the event for $20. We do not have strollers for rent, but you are able to bring your own stroller, wheelchair or scooter into the event. 

How much is parking?

Parking is $10.00 per vehicle and $5.00 per motorcycle - CASH ONLY.  

Will my bag be searched upon entering? 

Yes. Global Winter Wonderland does not allow any form of weapons or anything that can be considered a weapon into the festival. If you are found with items that cannot be brought to the event, you will be asked to leave them in your car, or if you can't, you will need to check them in at Guest Services.  You may retrieve the item after you have left the festival. 

Can I transfer my tickets to another person?

Yes. If you are unable to use your ticket, you can let another person use them. IDs will only be checked for Season Passes, which are not transferrable. 

What kinds of food does the park have?

Global Winter Wonderland will be offering many different types of International Cuisine and traditional carnival favorites.  

How do I get information about Global Winter Wonderland and the area?

You may visit the various pages on the website to find information on all of our attractions, entertainment, and activities. Click HERE for the event map. 

Are tickets the same price at the box office as they are online?

Yes, prices are the same at both the box office and online. However some special discount offers are online only.

May tickets be used for any day of the event?

Tickets purchased on GlobalWonderland.com are valid any one day of the event. Some tickets purchased from third party sites are only valid on specific days. Please check your voucher/ticket from that site for valid dates.

May I bring my own food and beverages into Global Winter Wonderland?

No outside food, beverages or coolers are allowed to be brought into Global Winter Wonderland. However, exceptions are made for Guests with special dietary needs to include food allergies and baby food/formula.

What is the refund policy?

All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges.

What is Global Winter Wonderland’s alcoholic beverage policy?

No alcoholic beverages may be brought into Global Winter Wonderland. Alcoholic beverages purchased in the festival may not leave the premises. Excessive consumption of alcohol is cause for ejection from the festival without refund. No one under age 21 is permitted to consume alcoholic beverages and proper identification is required to purchase and/or consume alcoholic beverages at Global Winter Wonderland. Guests are prohibited from taking beer or wine purchased in the festival out through the front gate.

Is smoking permitted in the festival?

Global Winter Wonderland is smoke-free, so smoking is permitted in designated areas only. Please refer to festival signs for designated smoking locations or ask a staff member. E-cigarettes may only be used in designated smoking areas.

What happens if I lose something while at the festival?

There will be a designated area for Lost and Found when the event begins. International Culture Exchange Group is not responsible for any lost, stolen or broken items. Items will be retrieved when the festival closes and kept at Lost and Found for the duration of the event.

Where can I find information for guests with disabilities?

Global Winter Wonderland is committed to providing a fun and safe environment for all of our guests, including those with disabilities. For special accommodations, guests with disabilities should contact our Guest Service Center.

Can I just email you my credit card information?

No. Many people feel safe sending us credit card information in an email because they assume it's private. Unfortunately, any information included in an email is not secure since it travels over the Internet on normal (unsecured) channels. So for your safety, we only take orders via our secure online ordering system.

Are dogs allowed in the event? 

Only service animals are allowed in the event. 

I've still got a ticketing question. How can I contact you?

You can give us a call at (510) 962-8586 from 9 AM - 5 PM PST on weekdays. You can also email us at info@cultureexchange.us

What is the mailing address and phone number for Global Winter Wonderland?

For questions or inquiries about Global Winter Wonderland, please write to the event producer International Culture Exchange Group (ICEG):

44049 Fremont Blvd
Fremont, CA 94538

(510) 962-8586

info@cultureexhange.us