Santa and his helpers have decided to take a break from the workshop and the cold of the North Pole today to merrily prance through downtown Asheville with the whole gang — reindeer and all. SantaCon, an international gathering of Santas in more than 150 cities around the world, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this […]
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All aboard the Jingle Bell Trolley Train
Craggy Mountain Line, a nonprofit dedicated to preserving a historic 3-mile stretch of track in North Asheville and Woodfin, does more than transport visitors down the track this holiday season: It gives regional residents a chance to embark on a journey reminiscent of scenes from Christmas classics of the past.
Jingle Bell Trolley Train Run rides rails Saturdays in Asheville
The Craggy Mountain Line Railroad —a nonprofit dedicated to preserving a historic 3-mile section of railroad on the Craggy Mountain Line in Buncombe County — will present the second installment of this season’s holiday-themed run on Saturday. Launched on Nov. 30, the holiday event runs every Saturday up until Christmas — Dec. 7, Dec. 14 and Dec. 21, and train rides will be offered once per hour from 4-8 p.m.
Santa bringing up the rear of the holiday parade
Santa brings up the rear of the annual Asheville Holdiay Parade
Oh noes! Santaaa mob!
Despite the sleet, dozens of Santas descended on Asheville Saturday afternoon, taking over scenes from Pack’s Tavern to the Grove Park Inn to the Boiler Room, late night and beyond …
Making mischief with Santa and his elves
Relive Asheville’s version of SantaCon.