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Geneva on the Lake Holiday Events

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – especially at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake. This year, the Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio-based resort is elevating the holiday magic like never before. From Thanksgiving to Christmas and right through New Year’s, The Lodge is ground zero for festive holiday moments that your entire family will love.

From Friday, December 6 through Sunday, December 8, the inaugural Light Up The Lodge will offer guests a variety of holiday activities, including a Christmas ale tasting & dinner, gingerbread contest, story time with Mrs. Claus and breakfast with Santa. From our popular Thanksgiving buffet and Christmas dinner to other offerings throughout the season, The Lodge can be your family’s holiday destination.

“The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake truly offers four seasons of fun,” said Charlene Horgan, general manager, The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake. “Guests can look to our resort for a wide array of holiday events that will appeal to all ages. From our wine shuttles to Lake Erie Canopy Tours, there’s excitement year-round at The Lodge. And that’s certainly true during the holiday season.”

Thanksgiving Day Buffet

Bring your whole family together this Thanksgiving for a relaxing day on the lake. Enjoy traditional Thanksgiving dishes such as oven roasted turkey, herb stuffing, roasted garlic mashed potatoes and more at our spectacular buffet. The cost is $41.95* for adults, $39.95 for seniors, $19.95 for children 6-12 and $5.95 for 5 and under.


Light Up The Lodge

An activity-packed weekend full of holiday cheer and fun for all, visit for additional event information or to make a reservation.

Friday, December 6

  • Christmas ale tasting & dinner | 7:00-9:00 p.m.
  • Holiday Themed Sip & Paint

Saturday, December 7

  • Gingerbread contest | 10:00 a.m-12:00 p.m.
  • Christmas craft class for adults | 2:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
  • Children’s holiday craft class |1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m.
  • Local carolers | 6:30 p.m.
  • Santa arrives to light Christmas tree | 7:00 p.m.
  • Storytime with Mrs. Claus in the Lobby
  • Festive Movies in the Lobby | All Day

Sunday, December 8

  • Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus | 10:30 a.m.
  • Christmas crafts | 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Candlelight Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinner buffets

Horizons Restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a festive Christmas meal without the hassle of planning and preparation. We’re delighted to be open to share the holiday with our guests from 4:00-8:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve and from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Christmas Day. Our prime rib dinner on both days is $29.95 for adults, $26.95 for seniors, $19.95 for children 6-12 and $5.95 for children 5 and under.

New Year’s Eve

Ring in 2020 at our lavish New Year’s Eve bash. This overnight package includes a one-night stay, entrance to the New Year’s party in the ballroom, grand action station dinner buffet, late night snacks, five hours of open bar, champagne toast at midnight and live entertainment. Breakfast the following morning and noon late check-out
are also included. The New Year’s bash has a Hawaiian Luau theme – costumes are encouraged. This package starts at $399** plus tax per couple.

On New Year’s Eve, Horizons Restaurant will be serving plated entrée specials from Executive Chef Ashley Miller and his team from 6:00-10:00 p.m. The Lounge will be open until 2:00 a.m. so guests can watch the ball drop.

The Lodge is also hosting a kids pizza party in the Lakeview Room. This event is $29 for adults and $19 for kids 12 and under.

Holiday Package

Snuggle up at The Lodge with our Home for the Holidays Bed & Breakfast package. This package includes an overnight stay at The Lodge and breakfast in Horizons Restaurant.


For more information on our holiday package or to make your reservation for the Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year’s events, please call 440-415-1546.

Geneva on the Lake Holiday Events

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