The Holiday Season is upon us and what better way to celebrate than with a traditional horse-drawn carriage Christmas Light Tour through beautiful Highland Park, TX. Four Winds Carriage Company is dedicated to making memories! Let us take the reins this Christmas Season so you can sit back, relax and take in the splendor and magic of the lights and decorations in Highland Park with your family and friends. We hope to become part of your annual Christmas tradition!
4511 McKinney Ave, Dallas TX 75205
**Your Reservation Receipt and Reminder Email/Text will provide the location for meeting your ride**
We recommend you to take the time before or after your carriage ride to enjoy dinner at one of our favorites, Jasper's Uptown.
December 4, 2020 - December 27, 2020
1 Hour rides beginning at 5:30pm
Vis-a-Vis Carriage (SM) = $185 seats up to 4
Vis-a-Vis Carriage (LG) = $185 seats up to 6
Christmas Sleigh = $250 seats up to 6
Wagonette (SM)= $290 seats up to 8
Wagonette (LG) = $310 seats up to 10
Q. How much should I tip my driver?
A. Gratuity is NOT included in your reservation fee. It is customary to tip between 15% to 20% of the cost of your tour. Please share some holiday cheer with your driver when tipping.
Q. What size Carriage should I book for my tour?
A. Standard Carriages and Cinderella Carriages hold 4-6 average size adults (Children 3+ will require to have their own seat), where as our wagonettes can hold up to 8 average size adults. If your party is larger, we can accommodate with double bookings.
Q. What time should I arrive for my reservation?
A. You will need to arrive at the loading location 10 minutes before your reservation time to check-in.
Q. What if I decided to bring a friend or family member last minute to join us for the ride?
A. All Carriages have to operate under specific guidelines for weight capacity in order to be in compliance with safety standards. We will not accept any additional parties based on these guidelines.
Q. Can I bring my own blankets, food, and or beverages for my ride?
A. 2020: DUE TO COVID19 Four Winds Carriage Company WILL NOT provide blankets as we have in previous years. Please feel free to bring your own blankets to stay warm if you would like. December in Texas can be cold. Please dress yourself and children accordingly to stay warm for the hour long tour. We will allow food and beverages, to include alcoholic beverages. Please be respectful to both our drivers and carriages to help maintain cleanliness throughout your tour and for the tours to follow.
Q. May I bring my dog/pet?
A. Four Winds Carriage Company loves all animals small and large. However, our horses, drivers and other customers kindly ask that you leave dogs/pets at home for the comfort and safety for all involved.
Cancellations or Changes: Reservations are subject to our 5 day cancellation/change policy. If you must cancel your reservation within 5 days of your scheduled ride, Four Winds Carriage Company will not refund the cost of the reservation. Cancellations prior to the 5 day cut off are subject to a fee of 35% of the cost of the reservation. Changes to your reservation are subject to a $25 reservation change fee. Changes to your reservation cannot be made within 5 days of your scheduled reservation. Cancellation or Change requests must be made via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations cannot be made by calling.
Cancellations due to weather is at the discretion of Four Winds Carriage Company. Safety is our first priority. Though it may seem safe for operating a carriage in Dallas, we must also consider the weather for the larger North Texas region for the length of the night as our horses, many of our drivers and customers are traveling from out of town. Should we determine to cancel due to weather, we will make every attempt to contact you by 2 pm the day of your ride using the contact information provided at time of reservation. Four Winds Carriage Company is not responsible for contacting customers by any phone numbers or emails not listed in the reservation. Upon cancellation of a reservation by Four Winds Carriage Company due to weather or any other unforeseen event, we will make every attempt to reschedule your ride during the current season. If this is not possible, a refund will be issued. Please allow up to 3 weeks for your bank to post the refund to your account.
By making a reservation with Four Winds Carriage Company, the reservation holder agrees to the refund policy.
Please feel free to call or email us with any questions. We typically will reply within 24 hrs. As this is our busiest season, please be patient in replies to calls and emails.
Four Winds Carriage Company is not responsible for displays of decorations and lights in Highland Park.
Four Winds Carriage Company reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason; all fees and charges will apply. By making a reservation with Four Winds Carriage Company, the reservation holder and guest agree to HOLD HARMLESS Four Winds Carriage Company LLC Employees, Contractors, or Partners.
UNDER TEXAS LAW (CHAPTER 87, CIVIL PRACTICE AND REMEDIES CODE), AN EQUINE PROFESSIONAL IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN EQUINE ACTIVITIES RESULTING FROM THE INHERENT RISKS OF EQUINE ACTIVITIES.