Saturday, December 5, 4-8pm
November 16, 2015 – Shops and businesses in Downtown Tryon welcome you to a Winter Wonderland this holiday season. The annual Christmas Stroll takes place on Saturday, December 5 from 4-8pm throughout downtown Tryon. Trade Street will be closed for the event and shops will be open with live entertainment throughout downtown.
This year, walk through the Depot Garden to enjoy the lights as you make your way through downtown Tryon. “We’re working with the Tryon Garden Club to create a new experience for attendees” Jamie Carpenter, executive director of TDDA says “Jocelyn Davis and Ashley Menetre, along with the rest of TDDA’s promotions committee have worked to create a beautiful experience for everyone to enjoy.”
Live entertainment will take place throughout downtown with performances by Dance Dynamics and Christmas carol sing-alongs.
For more information, please visit www.downtowntryon.org. To be a volunteer “elf” please call 828-859-6484.
The Tryon Historical Museum will have their first “Tale of Tryon” during the Christmas Stroll at 5pm at the museum. Stop by and hear about Harmon Field’s rich equestrian history. Gerald Pack will present the lore of Harmon Field from the time it was named the Carter Brown Park to the site of the first steeplechase to the glorious US Equestrian Team days and more!
Vines and Stuff will be ready for the Stroll this Saturday!
Tryon Arts and Crafts School will be setting up shop for the evening to display and sell many fine examples of local crafters’ work.
Starting at 6 pm. enjoy music in the lobby. The Schweizer Strings, a group of local violinists age 4 – 18 will play, followed by a sing-a-long with Janet and Clifford Joens playing Christmas tunes on Celtic harp and guitar.
Local artist Kim Attwooll will demonstrate her creative touch enhancing photographs and turning them into one of a kind holiday cards. (Bring along a photo for her to transform for you.)
Vines & Stuff will have goodies to munch and local cider while you browse their unique selection of gifts and stocking stuffers.