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So many fun things to do right here in Hendersonville , NC!  Come stay at Mill House Lodge and get in the Western North Carolina holiday spirit!

Here Comes Santa Street Lighting at the Historic Courthouse

November 23, 2018

Kick off the season with Christmas songs, shopping and a countdown as Santa arrives to light up Downtown. Free visits with Santa and carriage rides.

Small Business Saturday
November 24, 2018

A great opportunity to support local merchants at the outset of the holiday season! Find specials and a variety of gift options.

Christmas Parade
December 1, 2018
Main Street / Five Points-Caswell St.

A traditional hometown Christmas parade travels along Main Street from Five Points to Caswell Street.

Polar Express Story Party
Historic Hendersonville Depot

All Aboard! Join the Apple Valley Railroad Club for a special Polar Express Story Party at the Historic Hendersonville Depot following the Christmas parade in downtown. Space is limited to 40 per reading and will last 15-20 minutes per reading.. Santa, free hot chocolate and goodies will also be available. All ages are welcome

AT THE VISITORS CENTER

December 18 – January 1

Iceless Skating Rink
Regular Hours: 11am-7pm
Christmas Eve 11am-3pm
Christmas Day-Closed
New Year’s Eve 11am-3pm
New Year’s Day from 11Noonpm-7pm
Adults $8, Children $5 ages 10 & younger, group rates available for 12 people or more (payment by cash or check only)
Enjoy ice-skating in Downtown Hendersonville this holiday season. The new larger and improved iceless rink is located at the Visitor Center on South Main Street. The new surface is faster and makes for easier gliding. Two curling are available to try your skills. Play a variety of free games while you wait your turn on the ice. Skating offers endless family-friendly fun.The synthetic ice skating rink is made from special polymers so it can be enjoyed year-round in any temperature. Skate rental included in admission price.