For many people, the holidays are filled with occasions to make magical memories with friends and family that will last a lifetime. To help our readers discover new opportunities to share with loved ones, we are pleased to tell you about several upcoming celebrations that you should make part of your celebration of Christmas 2023.
Rock Castle Open House
Dec. 2 – 3:00 p.m.
This event will feature tours, refreshments and photo opportunities with Santa Claus.
Deck The Hulls Boat Parade
Dec. 2 – 6:00 p.m.
The annual boat parade will take place in Drakes Creek, featuring colorfully adorned lake vessels.
Dec. 2 – 5 p.m.
Goodlettsville Visitor’s Center
Yulefest is a nostalgic holiday event that will feature music, storytelling and shopping.
Hendersonville Christmas Parade/Tree Lighting
Dec. 3 – 1:00 p.m.
The “Sleigh Bells Ring” themed parade will take place at 1 p.m., followed by the lighting of the city’s official Christmas Tree.
Festival of Lights
Dec. 3 through Dec. 22 – Sunset
Memorial Park and across Hendersonville
Hendersonville Parks will publish a map guiding visitors to colorful light displays spread across the city.
Gallatin Christmas Parade
Dec. 9 – 12:00 p.m.
The “Spirit of Christmas” themed parade will feature floats, bands and other special participants.
Frostbite Races and Polar Plunge
Dec. 30 – 8:30 a.m.
Sumner County YMCA
Featuring races and a pool plunge, Frostbite is a great way to end the year.