The most wonderful time of the year is especially wonderful in Music City. With so many spots for Christmas lights, food, and entertainment, there’s no way your kids, friends, and houseguests will get bored this holiday season. Check out our list of fun things to do at the best Holiday Spots in Nashville in 2019.
Dancing Lights of Christmas Drive Thru
The Lebanon-based Dancing Lights of Christmas is a 30-minute adventure that takes you through twinkling lights and stately well-dressed trees while you sit in the warmth and comfort of your car. At the end of your pilgrimage, you’ll be able to stop at Santa’s Village, where you can eat, drink, and even ride a pony.
Gaylord Opryland Hotel Country Christmas
The Gaylord Opryland creates a magnificent winter wonderland every year, including a giant displays of décor and all of the holiday lights you could ever want. Additional attractions include an ice skating rink, live entertainment, carriage rides, train rides, and snow tubing.
All throughout the month of December, the Nashville Zoo will host its first ever Zoolumination: Chinese Festival of Lights. Middle Tennessee residents will be treated to the largest Chinese lantern festival in the country as well as light-up zoo animal-shaped displays. This is perfect for a family outing, date night, or social trip!
Holidays at the Hermitage
Want to give your kids and educational and fun holiday experience? Spend a day at the home of former president Andrew Jackson! Costumed staff will share holiday tales of yore during mansion tours, and you can even take a sleigh ride while snuggled under a blanket.
Widely hailed as Nashville’s brightest Christmas experience, GLOW Nashville is your one-stop-shop for holiday fun. Knock out your holiday shopping at the Winterfest Market, grab a hot chocolate at Mistletoe Café, gawk at Nashville’s tallest Christmas Tree, catch some live music, and lace up your ice skates!