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Home for the Holidays

November 4, 2017 – January 1, 2018
Hendersonville, NC

Check the Home for the Holidays calendar of events for times and locations of many other events click on calendar.

Come “Home for the Holidays” and experience the holidays with small town charm, sprinkled with excitement for the entire family. Let Hendersonville become your Hometown during the Holiday season.

The unique stores along Main Street are decked out with Christmas decorations for the season. Large wreaths with big red bows hang from streetlights, along with twinkling lights and decorations in the planters that line the serpentine street.

The area abounds with holiday activities such as the Flat Rock Playhouse productions, an ice-skating rink, carriage rides, holiday concerts, Christmas parade, and many other events for all ages.

The holiday season, with its many traditions, family gatherings and good cheer, will soon be upon us. Rediscover this magical time of the year and create cherished memories to last a lifetime. Catch the Christmas spirit in Hendersonville and pass it along.

Visit our web site for seasonal events and holiday dining guide and lodging information.

Featured Events

Flat Rock Playhouse Mainstage presents:  “The Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas Spectacular” 
Haul in the holly and deck the halls!  This original musical revue performed by your favorite Flat Rock Playhouse singers and dancers is sure to be brimming with holiday cheer.  Celebrate the holidays Vagabonds style! www.flatrockplayhouse.org

Flat Rock Playhouse Downtown presents: “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever”  
This holiday classic tale tells the story of a couple struggling to put on the annual Christmas pageant.  When the troubled Herdman children join the cast, the town discovers the true meaning of Christmas. www.flatrockplayhouse.org

Downtown Street Lighting & Santa’s Arrival      
 The lighting of downtown holiday lights and Santa’s arrival kick off the holiday season in Downtown Hendersonville.  The evening features entertainment, sing-along, hot chocolate and a visit from Santa Claus at the Historic Courthouse on Main Street. www.downtownhendersonville.org

Hendersonville Christmas Parade
A traditional hometown Christmas parade travels along Main Street from Five Points to Caswell Street. Sponsored by the Hendersonville Merchants & Business Association.

Holiday Tour of Historic Inns and Cookie Caper
The Holiday Tour of Historic Inns and Cookie Caper is a self-guided tour of several of inns and the Cookie Caper part of the tour is a delicious Christmas treat from each inn.

Greenry Markets
Decorate your home with fresh NC greenery this holiday season. Visit one of the many greens markets throughout Hendersonville to pick the perfect Christmas tree, wreath, or garland.

Ice Skating
Enjoy ice-skating in Downtown Hendersonville this holiday season. The iceless rink is located at the Visitor Center on South Main Street. Skating offers endless family-friendly fun.

Carriage Rides
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holidays from a horse drawn carriage ride. Take a magical ride through Historic Downtown Hendersonville among its twinkling lights and festive decorations. The serpentine street adds to the leisurely pace of the horse to slow down and savor the moment.

Christmas Trees & Greens Markets
Christmas Trees, Wreaths, Greenery, & Garland
Henderson County Curb Market, 221 N. Church St., Tues, Thurs. & Sat. 8am-1pm, Christmas wreaths & fresh greenery, Hendersonville, NC 828-692-8012  www.curbmarket.com
Hendersonville Christmas Tree & Greens Markets

  • in front of the Fresh Market at the intersection of Spartanburg and Greenville Highways
  • Hwy. 64 E., in front of Fatz’s Cafe, next to Denny’s
Christmas Tree Farms
Download a Christmas tree list

Boyd Mountain Tree Farm
445 Boyd Farm Rd., Waynesville, NC
828-506-3513 or 828-926-8888
Fraser Firs 4 -20 feet, wreaths & garland

Camp Tree Farm
301 Cabin Creek Rd.
Zirconia, NC
Norway Spruce 4-8 feet

Hi-Lo Mountain Christmas Trees
26 Pole Miller Rd, Brevard, NC
Fraser Firs 5-16 feet & wreaths

High Valley Trout and Tree Farm
615 Cathey’s Creek Rd., Brevard, NC
828-884-2581 or 828-883-3951
Fraser Fir 5-20 feet & wreaths

Nesbitt Christmas Tree Farm
333 Sunset Ridge, Clyde, NC

Frazer Fir, wreaths, table arrangements, & kissing balls

Reeves Tree Farm
9507 NC Hwy. 63, Leicester, NC
Fraser Firs 4-10 feet

Sandy Hollar Tree Farm
63 Sandy Hollar Lane, Leicester, NC
Fraser Firs 4-12 feet, wreaths, & garland

Be sure to explore the complete listing of holiday events happening in Western North Carolina.

Holiday Restaurant Dining Guide Restaurants serving lunch or dinner on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Call for Hours of Operation. Information is Subject to Change.