Your TR Holiday Guide

Happy Holidays, friends! Merry Christmas! Season’s Greetings!

Is there a better place to be during the holiday season than right here in beautiful Travelers Rest?

We’ve got your holiday connections for all the events and the food and the general holiday shenanigans!

Check back often, we’ll be updating this post throughout the season! (And send your merry elves our way with any details you think we’ve missed!) Keep an eye on our Events Calendar – you’ll find specifics there too!

Where can I celebrate the season?


Christmas at Hogwarts
December 3
As The Page Turns
11 to 3




Revelio! Hey muggles and wizards, don your colors and head over to As the Page Turns for a Christmas party your Harry Potter loving self will adore. The store will be well stocked with Harry Potter themed journals, gifts sets, books and more – all at 20% off for the event. (If you are wearing Hogwarts attire – and you SHOULD be – you’ll get an extra 5% off all Harry Potter items!) There will be a photo booth, coloring pages, a DIY wand craft and so much more! Email to put in a request for certain HP books or items to be available!


The TR Christmas Parade
December 10
Main Street


Very Merry Christmas Market
December 10
Trailblazer Park
12 – 4



It’s the largest Merry Market in TR Farmers Market history – more than ONE HUNDRED vendors. Justyn Fox will be performing and Santa will be there, plus The Noodle Lady and so much more. Head over right after the Christmas parade.


Saturday Ornament Workshop at TR Makers Co.
Every Saturday in December
TR Makers Co.
10 – 5 each December Saturday




Bring the whole family to TR Makers Co and make an ornament each Saturday of the month. For $5 you will get all of the supplest create one ornament. Take the time to shop afterwards and you’re sure to find something for everyone on your list.


Where can I pick out my Christmas tree?


Evergreen Traditions
November 25 – 27, Dec 3 – 4
Arran Farms
12 – 6 each day


Holiday Happenings


You’ll love making the Evergreen Traditions part of your family tradition each Christmas. Purchase your tickets and spend an afternoon exploring the farm, visiting the vendors, grabbing dinner at a food truck, getting family photos, making a craft, sipping hot cocoa and munching on a s’more.


Mystic Tree Farm
Season opens November 19

Make Mystic Tree Farm part of your family tradition – pick up your wreaths and trees and garlands and support this lovely local tree farm.


Where can I attend a church service?

The Longest Night Service
December 21
Travelers Rest United Methodist Church


Where can I see Santa?


Deck the Halls With Loads of Treats
December 3
Kennington Family Winery
12 – 4



Bring the whole family – even the pups – for photos with Santa at the winery. Of course, stay for fun and refreshments too.


December 10
Christmas Parade on Main Street (10:30)
Travelers Rest Farmers Market (12 – 4)
Ace Hardware (10 – 2)


Christmas at the Farm
December 17
Red Clay Soap



Santa and goats and vendors and a darling farmcould you ask for anything more?


How can I help?


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