Las Vegas: ARIA sets up ‘Winter Wonderland’ with 15-foot-tall sugar palace Matthew Seeman, News3LV.com · November 21, 2020 at 3:10 pm ARIA on the Las Vegas Strip is preparing for a very sweet winter season. The casino-resort has created its “Winter Wonderland” lobby display, made of edible ingredients and standing 15-feet-tall. A team of pastry chefs spent more than four weeks on crafting the “Sugar Palace,” with 4,000 pounds of sugar used to create pressed sugar bricks, snowflakes coated in crystal sugar, blown-sugar swans and much more, according to the resort. The display will be in place through Tuesday, Jan. 5. It includes 20 pounds of glitter, 10 gallons of white paint and 500 crystals used on the forest.