Dillsboro NC Lights and Luminaries
The charming small town of Dillsboro, North Carolina shines in the month of December with it’s annual two-weekend event that lights up the community with holiday warmth and hospitality! Beginning at dusk on the first two Fridays and Saturdays in December, experience the magic as the entire town is transformed into a winter wonderland of lights, candles, laughter and song!
Journey back to the days of yesteryear as Dillsboro presents its annual Festival of Lights and Luminaries. 2500 luminaries light your way to shops and studios. Horse and buggy rides available each night from 5-8 pm (cost + tips). Shopkeepers provide live music and serve holiday treats with hot cider and cocoa. Carolers sing and children visit with Santa at Town Hall.
In 2012, the dates of the Lights and Luminaries are December 7th and 8th, and December 14th and 15th.