12th Day of Christmas

12th Day of Christmas

Keep the Christmas spirit going at the elegant Twelfth Day of Christmas performance by the Asheville Symphony Chamber Chorus!  Join the chorale of 32 distinguished singers, and revel in their renditions of A Festival of Carols, I Saw Three Ships, Ave Maria, and many more favorites of the season.

 

Shows January 5th in Asheville, and January 6th in Hendersonville. Check out http://www.ashevillesymphonychorus.com/ for more info!

12th Day of Christmas

12th Day of Christmas

Keep the Christmas spirit going at the elegant Twelfth Day of Christmas performance by the Asheville Symphony Chamber Chorus!  Join the chorale of 32 distinguished singers, and revel in their renditions of A Festival of Carols, I Saw Three Ships, Ave Maria, and many more favorites of the season.

 

Shows January 5th in Asheville, and January 6th in Hendersonville. Check out http://www.ashevillesymphonychorus.com/ for more info!

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

New Year’s Eve Apple Rise

3rd Annual New Year’s Eve celebration at the Historic Courthouse includes family celebration at 6 PM featuring a Greenwich Mean Time countdown to midnight London time at 7 PM; Apple Rise ceremonies start at 11 PM – noisemakers, glow sticks and hot beverages will be given out while supplies last – DJ plays top hits of 2018 as you celebrate the New Year – warming stations, cornhole and giant jenga games.

New Years Eve Party at Burntshirt Vineyards

New Years Eve Party at Burntshirt Vineyards

This year’s NYE party will be held in The Summit, we have DJ Sound Extreme, Hors d’Oeuvres, Champagne Toast with party favors at midnight, and of course… WINE!

The tickets are $60 per person($55 Club Members).

We also have partnered with the Hampton Inn on Sugarloaf Road for discounted rooms for that night. You can call 828-697-2333. Use the code “BNY”. Reservations need to be made by December 23, 2018. Any cancellations need 48 hours in advance.

New Years Eve Party: Vintage Vinyl, Champagne Toast & Appetizers

New Years Eve Party: Vintage Vinyl, Champagne Toast & Appetizers

New Years Eve Party: Vintage Vinyl, Champagne Toast & Appetizers at The Artisan of Flat Rock

The Artisan of Flat Rock rocks New Years Eve with the music of Vintage Vinyl, Drink Specials, Champagne Toast at Midnight, and appetizers for everyone.

Only 100 tickets available. Tickets are $15 for Master Craftsmen, $20 for all other members and guests, and $25 for non-members (to include the one year membership).

7th Annual New Year’s Eve Hootenanny

7th Annual New Year’s Eve Hootenanny

NYE celebration with live music, specialty beers, free photo booth, live screen-printing, Oskar Blues food truck, a free shuttle available to local hotels, Tickets $23-38, 7pm-1am, Oskar Blues Brewery, Brevard, 828-883-2337, OskarBlues.com/breweries/brevard/

New Year’s Eve Apple Rise

3rd Annual New Year’s Eve celebration at the Historic Courthouse includes family celebration at 6 PM featuring a Greenwich Mean Time countdown to midnight London time at 7 PM; Apple Rise ceremonies start at 11 PM – noisemakers, glow sticks and hot beverages will be given out while supplies last – DJ plays top hits of 2018 as you celebrate the New Year – warming stations, cornhole and giant jenga games.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Etowah Valley New Year’s Eve Party

Celebrate the New Year’s arrival at Etowah Valley. One-hour cocktail hour (beer and wine) with appetizers, followed by dinner, party favors, live entertainment, and a midnight toast (tickets required). Full service bar available. Couples package pricing; adjacent accommodations may be added for additional fee.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Community Christmas Dinner

Community Christmas Dinner

All are welcome to come to the 36th annual “Bounty of Bethlehem” Community Christmas dinner at Immaculata School Gym

 

Event is run by volunteers and through donations, foods include turkey, ham, favorite veggies sides, and desserts. Children are able to sit with Santa and will receive a gift.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Celtic Confusion

Celtic Confusion

A Winter Solstice/Christmas Concert, with Aoife Clancy & Bill Elliot at the Namaste Center in Flat Rock

Namaste Member price: $15

Non-member price: $17 in advance, $20 at the door

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Main Street Holiday Hay Rides

Take the family on a tractor-drawn wagon ride through festively decorated Main Street, from 6-9pm. Passengers board at the Hendersonville Visitor Center, located at 201 S Main Street. Thanks to Stepp’s Orchard for supplying the wagon rides!

 

On these days, Santa will be on the Visitor Center stage to take photos with your kids from 2-6pm (bring your camera!) and from 11am-7pm, the iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Santa Claus at the Visitor Center

Bring the kids to see Santa and make your own photos with him on a special holiday backdrop.

During this time, our iceless skating rink will be open, you can play curling on two iceless lanes, and enjoy cocoa, snacks and games! Once Santa turns in for the night, enjoy free tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, from 6-9pm. Skating costs $8 for adults, $5 for kids ages 10 and under, and includes skate rental. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Wreath Making with Invasives!

Wreath Making with Invasives!

Need some last minute gift ideas? Feeling jolly and need to spread some holiday cheer? Attend this workshop to make a wreath out of non-native invasive plants, while learning more about these pesky plants and how you can help. All materials will be provided, but feel free to bring any decorations you may like to add.

RSVP required and space is limited. To RSVP or for more information email olivia@conservingcarolina.org or call 828-697-5777 ext. 211

Workshop will be held in the Conserving Carolinas Conference Room at their Hendersonville Office (847 Case Street).

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Iceless Skating Rink

Iceless Skating Rink

Lace up your skates and take to the Iceless Skating Rink located at the Visitor Center at 201 South Main St., the larger new and improved rink is faster and easier gliding, 2 curling lanes available. The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Play one of the many games while you wait for your turn on the ice, s’more kits available for purchase. Regular hours: 11am-7pm, Christmas Eve 11am-3pm, Christmas Day Closed, New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm, and New Year’s Day from 11am-6pm. Adults $8, Children $5 for ages 10 & under. Payment by cash or check only.  Group rates are available for 10 or more, by reservation. Weather permitting. Skates included in price of admission. Curling costs $5 per person for 30 minutes of play.

Fundraiser for the Henderson County America in Bloom Program, Hendersonville, NC  828-768-4413 www.hendersoncountyinbloom.com

 

Also, on December 21-23, Santa will be available for photos (bring your own camera!) from 2-6pm daily, followed by tractor-drawn wagon rides up and down Main Street, to enjoy Main Street lit up for the holidays, from 6-9pm. Both of these events are free!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

The Natmare Before Christmas

The Natmare Before Christmas

Flat Rock Playhouse favorite, Nat Zegree, will be coming back to the “Rock” for another ‘one Nat and one Nat only’ show on Tuesday, December the 11th.
 
Join Nat and the cast of A Flat Rock Playhouse Christmas on a musical journey through the mysterious side of some of our favorite holiday tunes. As always Nat will have you laughing, singing and on your feet!
Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Christmas Tours at Historic Johnson Farm

Historic Johnson Farm will host Christmas tours December 17-21 at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM each day. Tours of the festive farmhouse will be available as well as a Christmas craft and hot chocolate. The Heritage Weavers and Fiber Artists will have their gift shop open each day. Tours are $5 for adults, $3 for students, and free for children under 5. Reservations are required. You may call 828-891-6585 or email jfarm@hcpsnc.org to register.
If you have any questions, please call manager Mandy Gibson at 828-891-6585.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Historic Inn Tour & Cookie Caper

Self-guided tour of historic inns around Hendersonville; cookies, other refreshments and holiday decorations at each stop. Admittance Fee.

 

The 2018 Inn locations include the 1898 Waverly Inn, Echo Mountain Inn, Brightwaters Guesthouse, The Henderson and the Mill House Lodge.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Fletcher Christmas

Sunday, December 16, 2:00-6:00 pm

Christmas in the Park will now be Fletcher Christmas.
This event will include food trucks, live music, a vendor village, ice skating, inflatable snow globe for photos, a tree lighting and of course Santa!

Fletcher Christmas will be held on December 16th from 2:00-6:00pm.
The event will now be indoors at the Leila Patterson Center, 1111 Howard Gap Rd.

Questions: please contact  Hunter Jones at h.jones@fletchernc.org or (828) 687-0751.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Sing We Now of Christmas

Celebrate the holiday season with the Fletcher Community Chorus, as they perform, “Sing We Now of Christmas,” a free concert.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

12th Annual Tannenbaum Tea

Ten or more downtown merchants create specials that begin with the letter “T” and serve Tea and Treats to all customers.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Blue Ridge Orchestra Holiday Performance

Blue Ridge Orchestra Holiday Performance

Blue Ridge Orchestra chamber strings, conducted by Dr. Milton Crotts, performs their holiday celebration performance, including folk tunes, carols and more! Featuring traditional music duo Newberry & Verch, plus Franklin Keel, Megan McConnell, Rebecca O’Quinn, Alex Watson, Ryan Kijanka.

 

Show times Saturday, December 9 at 1pm & 3:30pm, $25 General / $15 Students & Friends of BRO

TICKETS and INFO:  (828) 782-3354  www.blueridgeorchestra.org

Blue Ridge Orchestra Holiday Performance

Blue Ridge Orchestra Holiday Performance

Blue Ridge Orchestra chamber strings, conducted by Dr. Milton Crotts, performs their holiday celebration performance, including folk tunes, carols and more! Featuring traditional music duo Newberry & Verch, plus Franklin Keel, Megan McConnell, Rebecca O’Quinn, Alex Watson, Ryan Kijanka.

 

Show times Saturday, December 9 at 1pm & 3:30pm, $25 General / $15 Students & Friends of BRO

TICKETS and INFO:  (828) 782-3354  www.blueridgeorchestra.org

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Holiday Cookie Sale

Dreaming of sugar plums but no time to bake? Don’t fret. Gifts and goodies are nearby, so shop local.

The First Congregational Church hosts a Holiday Cookie Sale on Saturday, December 8 from2-4 p.m. in its Fellowship Hall, 1735 Fifth Ave.

This popular holiday event will include hundreds of home-made, holiday cookies many from heirloom recipes. Create your own assortments from the many trays of tasty treats to munch yourself or give to others. In the Holiday Café sip complimentary beverages while enjoying luscious cakes and holiday music. Browse the selection of fair-trade coffees, teas, cocoa and candy. Select wonderful, thematic gift baskets and bid on a special vacation getaway. Come early for the best selection.

Call 828-692-8630.

Holiday Bazaar

This Holiday Bazaar will feature local vendors selling their holiday wares! Also, Santa will be there to take photos with your pet. This event benefits Asheville Vegan Society and Sweet Bear Rescue Farm, and food from the Jazzy Vegetarian will be available, so come support local art, food and the animals!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

28th Annual Tree of Lights and Luminaries

Join us for hot cider, homemade cookies and heartwarming music as we remember departed loved ones through the Tree of Lights and Luminary Memorial Ceremony. The ceremony will take place at First Citizens Bank (the corner of 6th and Main Streets), and then the Tree of Lights will be moved to and remain on display at the Hospice Home Store (215 North Main Street) through the holidays.

Olde Fashioned Christmas

Shops along historic Main Street stay open late for holiday shopping, entertainment and celebration; caroling, lights, treats and other holiday festivities.

Ye Olde Fashioned Christmas at the Heritage Museum

Visit the Heritage Museum for refreshments, hot cider and Christmas music by the Hendersonville High School Bearcat Brass, and shop for Christmas ornaments and local historical items in the museum store.

Hendersonville Visitor Center Open House

Please stop by the Visitor center and enjoy a holiday treat with the Center’s friendly staff and volunteers! the Center is open for extended hours in conjunction with Olde Fashioned Hendersonville Christmas on Friday, from 5-8pm.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Christmas Fun at the Farm **RESCHEDULED!**

Christmas Fun at the Farm **RESCHEDULED!**

**RESCHEDULED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER!** (The date reflected here is the correct date!) See the farm and historic farmhouse decorated for Christmas. Visit with Santa, drink hot cocoa or cider, make a craft, listen to music, go for a wagon ride, eat cookies, and more! $5 for adults, $3 students, under 5 free.

Junie B in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

Junie B in Jingle Bells Batman Smells

When Junie B. draws her rival’s name for Secret Santa, she comes up with the perfect plan to teach her a lesson! Will the Christmas spirit win out? Shows Thurs. and Fri. 7 PM / Sat. 11 AM and 3 PM / Sun. 3 PM; Tickets from $14-28.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Lake Julian Festival of Lights

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Advent Lessons & Carols

Advent Lessons & Carols

Join the St. James Choir & Montreat Scottish Pipes and Drums! With the Rev. Dr. Joel Hafer, Officiant; Brad Gee, Conductor; Howard Bakken, Organist; and Joseph Bailey, Pipe Major

 

Doors open at 4pm, event is free, but donations are accepted to benefit St. James Music Ministry! Also, Join us for a reception n the parish hall following the service!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Christmas Bazaar

Christmas Bazaar

The Land O’ Sky Garden Club presents their annual Christmas Bazaar, featuring all handmade, original and all-natural items, including evergreens, pine cone and magnolia garland, mixed greenery wreaths, fresh greenery hanging baskets, aprons, sachets, ornaments, baked goods, jellies, assorted handmade gifts, vintage gift tags, and much more!

Saturday, December 1 from 9am-6pm, and Sunday, December 2 from 11am-4pm.

 

Proceeds of this event benefit the Land O’ Sky Garden Club Scholarship Fund.

 

 

Lake Julian “Lights by the Lake Foot Tour”

Lake Julian “Lights by the Lake Foot Tour”

Thew 18th annual Lake Julian Festival of Lights offers an inexpensive and accessible family-oriented experience! The light show opens with the popular Lights by the Lake Foot Tour on December 1, from 5:30pm – 9pm. Admission for the walking tour is only $5 per adult. Children under 16 are admitted free with a paying adult. Guests are invited to experience the lights through a memorable and immersive experience by leaving their cars behind and taking a leisurely stroll through thousands of bright, twinkling holiday lights. Visitors can wind their way to the center of the park where they will find games, crafts with LEAF’s Easel Rider Artists, s’mores, and more. Santa will even be on hand for photos. Parking for the foot tour will be at Family of Faith Fellowship Church.

The Lake Julian Festival of Lights will remain open as a driving tour from December 2nd through December 23rd, operating nightly from 6pm – 9pm. Vehicle entry for Festival of Lights is $10 per passenger vehicle and $20 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses.  Advance tickets may be purchased for $8 per passenger vehicle and $14 for large vans, motor coaches, and buses online at www.lakejulianfestivaloflights.com.

Lake Julian Park is located at 406 Overlook Extension in Arden, just off of Long Shoals Road.

20% of the proceeds of this event are donated to Special Olympics Buncombe County.

Advent Lessons & Carols

Advent Lessons & Carols

Join the St. James Choir & Montreat Scottish Pipes and Drums! With the Rev. Dr. Joel Hafer, Officiant; Brad Gee, Conductor; Howard Bakken, Organist; and Joseph Bailey, Pipe Major

 

Doors open at 4pm, event is free, but donations are accepted to benefit St. James Music Ministry! Also, Join us for a reception n the parish hall following the service!

Free Picture With Santa!

Free Picture With Santa!

Take pictures with Santa in Carolina Ace Hardware’s festive Christmas display – Bring your own camera!

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Cookies & Mining

Free Cookies! Plus, Mention “Home for the Holidays,” and get a $2 gem mining discount.

Christmas Bazaar

Christmas Bazaar

The Land O’ Sky Garden Club presents their annual Christmas Bazaar, featuring all handmade, original and all-natural items, including evergreens, pine cone and magnolia garland, mixed greenery wreaths, fresh greenery hanging baskets, aprons, sachets, ornaments, baked goods, jellies, assorted handmade gifts, vintage gift tags, and much more!

Saturday, December 1 from 9am-6pm, and Sunday, December 2 from 11am-4pm.

 

Proceeds of this event benefit the Land O’ Sky Garden Club Scholarship Fund.

 

 

Santa on the Chimney & Breakfast with his Elves

Start the day with Mrs. Claus and Santa’s elves for a magical Christmas breakfast at Old Rock Café (located at 431 Main St, Chimney Rock, NC) before seeing Santa on the Chimney. Kids can order a variety of Christmas-themed breakfast items, enjoy holiday music, hot cocoa and write or draw their list for Santa. Mrs. Claus will share her favorite Christmas story as a special treat at 10am and Santa’s elves will be stopping by tables during the breakfast to chat with kids. (More info here: https://www.facebook.com/events/507494139732781/)

Then head up to the Rock, with Santa’s Elves to see Santa climb down the Chimney, enjoy live holiday music, hot cocoa, cookies and kids’ activities, meet Park animal educators and more. FREE with park admission (see chimneyrockpark.com for more info on park admission pricing).

13th Annual Gingerbread Cookie Contest Winners on Display

Winners of the Annual Gingerbread Cookie Contest will be on display now through Christmas, come check them out!

The cookies are 100% edible, and winners were selected in four categories: “Traditional,” “Unusual,” “Teamwork” and “Bakers under 13.” (Deadline for entries was November 24.)

Caroling in Downton Hendersonville

Hear local church and community group singers perform beloved Christmas carols on weekend evenings in December. Times vary – look for singers on the Historic Courthouse Plaza and the Downtown Hendersonville stage at 424 North Main Street – Friday and Saturday evenings.

Stars & Promises, A Junkman’s Christmas

Stars & Promises, A Junkman’s Christmas

Join Peter Mayer in a concert to benefit Hendersonville Interfaith Assistance Ministry, Tickets $30, at Grace Lutheran Church in Hendersonville

 

Tickets at www.itickets.com/events/40748, doors open at 6pm

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Santa at Mast General Store

Santa at Mast General Store

Bring the kids to met Santa Claus and take your own photos with the jolly old elf at Mast General Store, located at 527 N. Main Steet in Hendersonville

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

13th Annual Gingerbread Cookie Contest Entry Deadline

Bakers of every age are encouraged to create their best gingerbread man or woman, boy or girl! We are looking for the most artistic creations the entrants can cook up. They must be 100% edible and the deadline for entries is November 24. Four categories: “Traditional,” “Unusual,” “Teamwork” and “Bakers under 13”. Winners on display from December 1 through Christmas – for information contact Narnia Studios – (828) 697-6393

Hot Mulled Cider at Mast General Store

Warm up your holidays with a cup of free hot mulled cider as you shop at Mast General Store. Mast is open until 8pm every Friday and Saturday, November 23 – December 22.

Downtown Merchant Decoration Contest

Merchants all over downtown Hendersonville vie for the honor of best holiday window displays and lighting, starting today! More than 60 merchants participated last year! This happens in conjunction with the holiday street lighting, and Merchant Decoration winners will be selected on December 14. Bring the family for a downtown stroll and enjoy all the beautiful displays.

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

A festive shopping event with 250 vendors featuring Art, Crafts & Gifts. You’ll also find adornments for the home as well as delectable holiday food and North Carolina wines for that perfect gift.
Admission is $5 a $1 off coupon is available at www.WNCHolidayFair.net Children 12 and under enter free.
Show location is at the WNC Ag Center 761 New Boylston Hwy. Fletcher, NC 28732 (Gate #5)
November 16 & 17 10am-6pm and November 18, 11am-5pm.

Christmas at Lyda Farms

WNC-grown holiday greenery – trees, wreaths, garlands, swag / hot chocolate, coffee and hot apple cider / s’mores making on weekends / gift baskets, jams, jellies, honey and more. Admission is free.

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

A festive shopping event with 250 vendors featuring Art, Crafts & Gifts. You’ll also find adornments for the home as well as delectable holiday food and North Carolina wines for that perfect gift.
Admission is $5 a $1 off coupon is available at www.WNCHolidayFair.net Children 12 and under enter free.
Show location is at the WNC Ag Center 761 New Boylston Hwy. Fletcher, NC 28732 (Gate #5)
November 16 & 17 10am-6pm and November 18, 11am-5pm.

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

Tis the Season Holiday Fair

A festive shopping event with 250 vendors featuring Art, Crafts & Gifts. You’ll also find adornments for the home as well as delectable holiday food and North Carolina wines for that perfect gift.
Admission is $5 a $1 off coupon is available at www.WNCHolidayFair.net Children 12 and under enter free.
Show location is at the WNC Ag Center 761 New Boylston Hwy. Fletcher, NC 28732 (Gate #5)
November 16 & 17 10am-6pm and November 18, 11am-5pm.

Women’s Guild Christmas Fair

Arts & crafts made by Women’s Guild members – jewelry, gift wrapping, elves’ workshop for children, gently used Christmas decor items, baked goods, gifts and goodies – in the St. Francis Room at Immaculate Conception Church.

Women’s Guild Christmas Fair

Arts & crafts made by Women’s Guild members – jewelry, gift wrapping, elves’ workshop for children, gently used Christmas decor items, baked goods, gifts and goodies – in the St. Francis Room at Immaculate Conception Church.

Gifts of Hope Holiday Fair

Shop for unique items from around the globe from Ten Thousand Villages, a fair-trade retailer of gifts, home decor, jewelry and more! Baked goods and homemade soups available for purchase.

Gifts of Hope Holiday Fair

Shop for unique items from around the globe from Ten Thousand Villages, a fair-trade retailer of gifts, home decor, jewelry and more! Baked goods and homemade soups available for purchase.

18th Annual Juried Art and Craft Festival

The 18th Annual Juried Art and Craft Festival features over 50 talented artists and craftspeople showcasing their specialties including wood carvings, pottery, handmade jewelry, fabric art, holiday decor, photography and much more. Lunch provided by Dandelion Catering (available for purchase).

AutumnFest

AutumnFest

Our annual AutumFest for Flat Rock Farmers market includes all your favorite vendors and more! Join us as we celebrate the harvest season with fun for the whole family.

We’ll also have some great vendors on hand for your early holiday shopping needs. Come grab some local gifts that everyone on your list can appreciate!

We look forward to seeing you there! Share this event with your community of family, friends and neighbors.

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

Bring the grandparents and the kids to rediscover the excitement of an old-fashioned holiday in a small town setting. You can come Home for the Holidays” to Hendersonville, and relive the joy of the season. In addition to small town traditions, family gatherings, and good cheer, the area abounds with holiday activities such as an Iceless Skating Rink, holiday concerts, hometown Christmas parade, and many other events for the whole family.

Make lasting family memories by exploring the Western North Carolina choose and cut Christmas Tree Farms to select the perfect Christmas tree or visit one from a local greens markets located throughout Henderson County.

The Hendersonville County Tourism Development Authority compiled a brochure of events going on this holiday season.  It lists the featured events along with a calendar of the day-to-day activities. Click to go to the Home for the Holidays” web page for details of the holiday happenings. To pick your free copy of  the “Home for the Holidays,” brochure at the Visitor Center on 201 South Main Street or download the Calendar of Events Brochure online.

Unwrap a box full of holiday memories in Hendersonville that will keep you coming back year after year.

Click for lodging or area information or call the Henderson County Tourism Development Authority at (828) 693-9708 / 800-828-4244.