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Smoky Mountain Christmas Light Spectacular

NOTE: We will not have the drive-thru show in 2023. Please check back for 2024.

The Smoky Mountain Christmas Light Spectacular in Bryson City! The Great Smoky Mountains Event Park sparkles with giant, LED displays of the 12 Days of Christmas with a comical spin on the traditional song. As you drive through the displays, you’ll be surrounded by a multitude of custom-built light displays while listening to festive music on the radio in your own vehicle. Features include custom built displays showcasing Christmas and holiday scenes to delight everyone from young to old!

6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Daily from November 9 through December 31.
• Closed on:
• Mondays and Tuesdays in November
• Thanksgiving Day
• Christmas Day

Great Smoky Mountains Event Park (formerly Inspiration Park)
1130 Hyatt Creek Road
Bryson City, NC 28713

Tickets can be purchased online or at the gate. Cash or credit card accepted at the gate.

Ticket prices are “per vehicle” and can be used one time only, on any date that the event is running.

• $20 for cars and family vans
• $40 for activity vans
• $40 for limos
• $80 for tour and school buses

More info on vehicle sizes

Brought to you by Swain County and the Swain County Tourism Development Authority. Supported by local non-profits.

Bryson City - Swain County
Chamber of Commerce
P.O. Box 509
Bryson City, NC 28713

Karen Proctor
Executive Director


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