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• December 6th, 7th, 13th & 14th: 4:30 pm to 8pm Candlelight Christmas Experience Christmas in 1791 with unique and intimate candlelight tours of the historic Cobb House.
“Rocky Mount Celebrates the Holidays with Candlelight Christmas” Come experience an old-fashioned Christmas at Rocky Mount’s annual “Candlelight Christmas” event, taking place the evenings of December 6th & 7th, and 13th & 14th. Rocky Mount State Historic Site’s “Candlelight Christmas” tours are a chance to look back at a simpler time, in which guests will travel back to Christmas Eve of 1791 when the Cobb family home is adorned with handmade decorations of greenery and lit by candles.…
Christmas at the Carter Mansion Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Cost: $7.00- Adults/$3.00- Ages 7 to 17/6 and under Free Pre-registration required – www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals Registration Opens on November 1st – Choose “Upcoming Events” in the left hand menu Spend a candlelit evening in the oldest frame house in Tennessee, decorated with bright greenery for the holidays. Enjoy music, refreshments and historic interpreters acting out scenes from an 18th century Christmas.
Holiday Honored Traditions Return to the International Storytelling Center (Jonesborough, Tenn.)- This holiday season, the International Storytelling Center (ISC) is pleased to present special concerts from the wildly popular Uncalled for Trio, featuring Bil Lepp, Kim Weitkamp, and Andy Offutt Irwin, as well as Tim Lowry ‘s beloved presentation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The concerts are a special feature of ISC’s Storytelling Live! series, a showcase of the country’s top storytellers. The Uncalled for Trio will appear December 5-7, at 2:00 pm and 7:30 pm each…
Christmas in the Country Christmas in the Country is the first Saturday of December. The sales of fresh greenery, roping and wreaths, traditional foods, and demonstrations of winter activities on a 19th century farmstead are featured. Artisans may offer workshops for visitors to create their own folk art. The Yule Log Ceremony concludes the celebration. 2019 date: Saturday, December 7.
Breakfast with Santa December 7, 2019 Three seating options available: 8 AM 10 AM 12 PM $15 for adults and children over the age of 3. Children under 3 is free. ... includes breakfast, story time with Santa, a cookie, and a craft. Contact Hale Springs Inn, Historic Downtown Rogersville, for availability (423) 272-5171
Dec. 7 – Christmas in the Country at Exchange Place celebrates the holidays and the winter season from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at this free event which caps the year at the historic site. The event features fresh greenery and trees, handcrafted wreaths and roping, and other holiday decorations. More than two dozen area and regional vendors, displaying unique folk arts and crafts will be on hand. The Yule Log Ceremony takes place that afternoon as well, at 4 p.m.
Kingsport, TN – The “most wonderful time of the year” gets its formal kickoff when Exchange Place hosts its annual Christmas in the Country celebration on Saturday, December 7, from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm, at Kingsport’s tradition-rich Living History Farm, located at 4812 Orebank Road. This is the final public event of the year scheduled at the historic site -- proudly listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- and admission is free for everyone. Christmas in…