By Madison and Reagan Ibach of Everyday Ibach
Winterfest at Tryon Resort offers endless holiday fun every Saturday until Christmas! Check out some of our favorite glimpses into the incredible array of festivities that Winterfest offers during the holiday season. There is something for the whole family, so make sure to add #TIEC to your holiday plans.
Yummy Pancakes with Santa
Who loves breakfast food? We sure do! Start your weekend off right with a mouth-watering Pancake Breakfast with Santa! The kids will love filling Santa in on their Christmas lists while family and friends take advantage of adorable photo-ops.
The pancake breakfast with Santa includes pancakes, fruit, and more for the perfectly balanced breakfast buffet! Every craving is sure to be satisfied.
The pancake breakfast is every Saturday in Legends Club from 8-10am through December 23rd. Reservations are strongly suggested and can be made by calling 828-863-1130.
Story-time with Mrs. Claus
Following the Pancake Breakfast with Santa, your kids can cozy up by the warm fireplace and enjoy story-time with Mrs. Claus! Mrs. Claus will be in the Legends Club lobby every Saturday at from 12-2pm through December 23rd.
Cookie Decorating and Cartoons
After breakfast with Santa and story time with Mrs. Claus, head over to the General Store for cookie decorating and Christmas cartoons! Whether your kid is a master cookie decorator, or just loads on the icing, decorating cookies is fun and delicious. Cookie decorating and Christmas Cartoons will be every Saturday from 10-11:30am, 12-1:30pm, 2-3:30pm, and 4-5:30pm up until December 23rd.
Classic Carousel Rides
Carousel rides are the next best thing to actually riding a real horse! There is no age limit to taking a spin on the beautiful carousel, so come share heartwarming smile and laugh with your kids. The carousel will be open every Saturday from 9am-7pm through December 23rd.
Beautiful Photo Ops
How cute are they?! Tryon Resort has plenty of festive family photo-ops, especially when night time falls and everything lights up. (P.S. these could be the perfect family Christmas card photos you have been searching for!)
Shopping, Shopping, Shopping, and more Shopping!
Dover Saddlery is the perfect place to knock out some holiday shopping! They offer beautiful tack, equestrian lifestyle necessities, and stylish apparel for both the fashionista and equestrian.
Oh, and don’t miss Tryon Resort’s Christmas Market, December 8-10th! Walk down Vendor Row and enjoy the unique arts and crafts vendors. This is the perfect time to cross everyone off your Christmas list!
Dover Saddlery hours:
Christmas Market hours:
Christmas Market Vendors:
Renegade Vintage Knits
Equine and Design
Dancing Goat Farms
Crazy Edible Creations
As the Wood Turns
Angie Brooke Boutique
Work up an appetite from a long, fun day of Christmas shopping? Grab a bite to eat at one of our delicious restaurant options. Featured in this photo is a fan favorite, Roger’s Diner, which is open everyday from 7am-9pm.
Blue Ginger hours:
Legends Grille hours:
We hope you join us for the 2017 Winterfest here at #TIEC! From pancakes, to cookies, to shopping, to dining on-site, to Christmas-card-worthy photo opportunities, we have you covered!