December 5 – January 1, 2014
From Lake Lure Beach to Chimney Rock Village, Winter fun will abound. From twinkling lights, a tree lighting at the Lake Lure Flowering Bridge, to visits with Santa, this inaugural event offers a great opportunity to enjoy the holidays with visiting family and friends and celebrate with neighbors. Come out and support local shops and catch the WinterFest spirit!
WinterFest in the Gorge Activities Include:
- Hay rides between Lake Lure and Chimney Rock
- Hot Chocolate and Cider
- Beach Bonfire and S’mores
- Chimney Rock Main Street Lights and Village Tree
- Fairy Village / Little People Competition and Bridge Lighting
- Trolley Tours from Lake Lure Inn & Spa
There will be plenty of parking in Lake Lure and Chimney Rock. See the attached MAP for Hayride and Trolley stop locations, as well as designated parking areas.
Cost: Hayride/Trolley tickets are one time $5.00 per person with unlimited riding on both forms of transportation. $20 family price for families of 5 or more.
Phone: 828-625-2725 (Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 2:00 pm)
WinterFest in the Gorge is sponsored by the Chamber of Hickory Nut Gorge.