Christmas & Holiday

Experience The Magic Of The Holidays In Bryson City

Prepare to be amazed in Bryson City during the Christmas holiday season. The downtown square is decorated with a large Christmas Tree, plenty of lights, and other decor. Christmas family photo ops on nearly every corner! Whether you’re looking for a family-friendly adventure such as a ride on the Polar Express™ Train, a holiday hayride on an authentic farm, a bit of holiday shopping from local artisans, an outdoor ice skating rink, a spirited community event, or a cup of something warm from a nearby cafe, your time spent in our Great Smoky Mountains town will be infused with magic.

Small Town Christmas in Bryson City!

Holiday Events

All Aboard For the Polar Express Train Ride!

Celebrate the Holidays with Your Family in Bryson City, North Carolina


Celebrate the Season of Holiday Magic in Bryson City

Experience a true holiday wonderland in Bryson City, North Carolina. TH E POLAR EXPRESS ™ Train Ride comes to life as the train departs the Bryson City depot for a journey through the quiet wilderness for a special visit to the North…