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Events for December
Christmas in the Smokies
Date(s): Dec 01, 2017 - Dec 31, 2017
Where: Fontana Village Resort, Fontana Dam

Load up the car with friends and family and come to the Smokies for a traditional Smoky Mountain lineup of events. Call 800-849-2258 for more information or click here.

The Polar Express
Date(s): Dec 06, 2017 - Dec 24, 2017
When: Multiple departures
Where: Great Smoky Mountains Railroad, Bryson City

The 1 ¼ hour round-trip excursion on the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad comes to life as the train departs Bryson City for a special visit at the "North Pole." Set to the sounds of the motion picture soundtrack, guests on board will enjoy warm cocoa and a treat while listening and reading along with the magical story.

The train arrives to find Santa Claus waiting. Santa boards the train greeting each child and presenting them with their own silver sleigh bell. Christmas carols will be sung as they return back to the Bryson City Depot. Call 800-872-4681 or click here

Christmas Parade 2017
Date(s): Dec 16, 2017
When: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: From the Cherokee Bear Zoo to the Museum of the Cherokee Indian - See more at: http://visitcherokeen

From the Cherokee Bear Zoo to the Museum of the Cherokee Indian - See more at: http://visitcherokeenc.com/events/detail/christmas-parade-2017/#sthash.JBpKqlig.dpuf

Back Porch Old Time Music Jam
Date(s): Dec 16, 2017
When: 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Where: Oconaluftee Visitor Center, Cherokee

First and Third Saturdays, all year. Bring an acoustic instrument and join in on this old-time jam. Or just sit back and enjoy the sights and sounds as others play traditional Appalachian Music. On the covered porch at the visitor center. More info