Horse and Carriage Rides around Chetola Lake
5:30 to 9:30pm – Sign up in Timberlake’s Restaurant*
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 in Timbers Room on each respective day
Santa visits Chetola!
5:30 to 9:30pm – Timbers Room
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 for purchase for Horse and Carriage Rides and Visits with Santa: One for $12; Two for $20
Cookie Decorating – Kid’s Camp
5:30 to 7:30pm – Kid’s Camp
Bring the kids by for free cookie decorating, courtesy of Timberlake’s Restaurant and the Highlands Sports and Recreation Center. You provide the cookie decorators, we provide the cookies, frosting, sprinkles and other goodies used to create a yummy masterpiece!
Chetola's Festival of Lights
Thousands of holiday illuminations light up Chetola beginning at dusk on Friday, Nov. 27 and running through Blowing Rock Winterfest, January 29-31, 2016. 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.