The annual Cherokee Lights and Legends Christmas event is coming to the Cherokee Indians Fairgrounds beginning Friday, Nov. 28.
The annual holiday celebration will be held Wednesdays and Thursdays from 5–9pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 5-10pm through Jan. 3, 2015. The event will be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day and will open longer hours on New Year’s Eve from 5 p.m.-12:30a.m. and will feature New Year’s Eve fireworks.
Cherokee Lights and Legends features a custom-designed light show by Holiday Artisans designed to reflect Cherokee stories that were traditionally told during the winter months. There will also be synthetic ice skating, carnival rides, a holiday bazaar featuring local craftsmen, local food vendors and, of course, Santa Claus. There will also be live nightly entertainment.
Admission: Adults 13 years and older $5, children ages 6-12 $3 and children 5 and under free. The cost of admission includes the light show and nightly entertainment. Group rates are available.
Info: Cherokee Welcome Center 554-6490, www.visitcherokeenc.com or Visit Cherokee Facebook page.
– EBCI Commerce