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A Small Town Christmas
December 7 - December 9
Create lasting memories during a special weekend filled with traditional holiday activities. A Small Town Christmas in Banner Elk begins Friday evening with the lighting of the town tree and a holiday play performed by Ensemble Stage at the Historic Banner Elk School.
Saturday’s events begin early in the morning and stretch well into the evening. Festivities include: a 5K run, Breakfast with Santa, candy cane hunt, storytelling, ornament making, cookie decorating, Parade of Lights, train rides through luminaries in the park, visits with Santa and a synchronized light show. Shopping is available, too, and all activities are within easy walking distance in this one-stoplight resort town in the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Sunday is reserved for visiting one of the many choose & cut tree farms in the surrounding countryside. Lodging packages, which include a choose & cut Christmas tree, are available.
- December 7
- December 9
- Event Categories:
- Arts/Crafts, Childrens' Activities, Couples, Dance/Performance, Family Fun, Featured, Food, Food/Beer/Wine, Holiday Event, Music, Outdoor, Shopping, Theater, Walk/Hike/Bike/Run
- Event Tags:
- appalachian mountains, Avery County, Banner Elk, Blue Ridge Mountains, choose and cut, Christmas, Christmas tree, downtown, holiday, mountain town, NC High Country
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