Horse and Carriage Rides around Chetola Lake
5:30 to 9:30pm – Sign up on Timberlake’s Patio*
Rides begin in front of Timberlake’s Restaurant and travel around Chetola Lake to the Gate House and back. Cash or credit card
Children 3-12: $11
Children 2 and younger: Free
*No pre-reservations will be taken; sign-up for each night's rides begins at 5pm on Timberlake's Patio on each respective day
Santa visits Chetola!
5:30 to 9:30pm – Evergreen Room, Second Floor
Rumor has it that Santa’s path puts him right over Chetola on Friday and Saturday nights. Stop by and don’t forget to tell the kids to bring their wish list! Complimentary hot apple cider and sugar cookies served on the patio of Timberlake’s Restaurant.
Photos available courtesy of ASP IMAGE STUDIO for purchase for Horse and Carriage Rides and Visits with Santa. Photo package includes:
- 1 4x6-inch printed photo plus digital copy on complimentary flash drive: $20
- Additional pose(s): $10 per photo (includes hard copy and digital) For example, purchase a Santa photo package and add a Carriage photo, or purchase a Santa photo package and add an additional pose with Santa, for only $10.
5:30pm to 7:30pm – Evergreen Room, Second Floor
Bring the kids by for free cookie decorating. You provide the cookie decorators, we provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles and other goodies used to create a yummy masterpiece!
Casual Take-Out Buffet - Friday Only
5pm to 8:30pm – Appalachian/Blue Ridge Room
Adults $14; Children 11 and under $9
Chetola's Festival of Lights
Thousands of holiday illuminations light up Chetola beginning at dusk on Friday, Nov. 25 and running through the end of Blowing Rock Winterfest, January 27-29, 2017. As you drive around Chetola Lake view glittering ice skaters, a nativity scene, a colorful train, Rudolph’s “Holiday Catch” and much more.
Timberlake's Restaurant will be offering its regular dinner menu with nightly specials during regular dinner hours, 5-10pm. Call 828-295-5505 for dinner reservations.