Holiday Activities in Asheville

The holidays are a wonderful time for family and friends and no one celebrates it quite like the residents of The Cliffs communities. Gorgeous light displays and community gatherings are part of what makes this time of year so special at The Cliffs. For residents, there are many ways to soak up the season in and around the communities comprising The Cliffs. Justin Winter & Associates | Forbes Global Properties specializes in Cliffs living. We can help you find the perfect property just in time for the holidays.

The Biltmore Estate has become a vacation destination known around the world. Beginning on November 6, 2015 the estate will be in full holiday swing with events all day and throughout the evening. Their Candlelight Christmas brings the majesty of Christmas to visitors. Tickets for the event include an entire evening at the estate and access to the shops, restaurants, and the delightful Antler Hill Village and Winery. Ticket holders also have the option to visit the estate the day of their reservation or take advantage of access the following day. A wine tasting and tour is also included.

Lazoom Tours is another option allowing residents and visitors the chance to see and experience Asheville during the holidays in a festive way. Guided tours throughout the city give tick holders a non-traditional way to see beautiful Asheville with fun and frivolity.

For the outdoor enthusiasts, both the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway will be open on Thanksgiving Day. Have your fill of turkey and dressing and then get some exercise out on the trails.

The Polar Express train ride is a great way to experience the Smoky Mountains from November 13, 2015 to January 3, 2016. Take a fanciful 1.25-hour ride across the Smoky Mountains on to the North Pole and enjoy hot chocolate and a Polar Express themed experience. This is a great option for families to enjoy time together and experience the delightful holiday season.

The North Carolina Arboretum offers an astounding holiday light display from November 20, 2015 to January 2, 2016. Take the family on a stroll through incredible light displays and family friendly activities.