2018 Event Schedule
Festival Weekend Event Hours
Join us at Chetola Resort and stroll through a room brimming with holiday cheer!
Thursday, November 29 from 7:00pm-9:00pm
Friday, November 30 from 12:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday, December 1 from 10:00am-8:00pm
Sunday, December 2 from 10:00am-2:00pm
Festival "First Look" Reception
THURSDAY, November 29, 5:00-7:00PM
Kick off the Festival with merriment at our VIP Festival "First Look!" Appetizers and complimentary beverage provided by Chetola, followed by cash bar. This is a ticketed event.
Young Professionals Holiday Social
THURSDAY, November 29, 7:00-9:00PM
Join the "40 & under" professional crowd of the High Country. Appetizers will be provided and cash bar will be available.
Festival of Lights - Nightly, Nov 26-Jan 31
Enjoy the fantastic Festival of Lights, nightly at sunset on the grounds of Chetola, along with the indoor Festival of Trees (Hosted Nov 29-Dec 2). Two Festivals in one great space for a limited time!
More special events being scheduled! Stay tuned.
2018 Sponsors - Coming Soon!
"Christmas in July" sponsorship drive beginning in a few days!
- Chetola Resort
- Watauga County Christmas Tree Association
Our Festival Star Sponsor ($2,500+):