Photo: During the “Kiss-Story in the Making” event, 448 couples set a new WORLD RECORD title for Most couples kissing under mistletoe (single location), bringing this festive, romantic record to smoochably-appropriate KISSimmee, Florida on December 7, 2017.
Hundreds of couples `locked lips for a solid 10 seconds beneath individual sprigs of mistletoe in order to claim the title.
With 448 couples successfully breaking the title, Gaylord Palms more than doubled the previous world record of 215 couples.
Kiss-Story in the Making was planned to add extra festive excitement to Christmas at Gaylord Palms, the resort’s annual holiday celebration that includes themed attractions, live entertainment and more.
“For 15 Christmases, Gaylord Palms has welcomed guests from around the world to make memories,” said Johann Krieger, General Manager of Gaylord Palms.
“This year, with a theme celebrating ‘Christmas Around the World,’ we are thrilled that this we’ve claimed a WORLD RECORD title for a special holiday tradition.”
The title attempt was sponsored by Experience Kissimmee, the area’s travel and tourism authority. “There’s no better place to set a kissing WORLD RECORD title than right here in Kissimmee, Florida,” said DT Minich, President / CEO of Experience Kissimmee.
From signature nine-degree ICE! attraction to indoor snow tubing lanes, live shows, and holiday dining, Christmas at Gaylord Palms is full of endless entertainment.