Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood

Delight in the joy of the holiday season during Holiday LIGHTS at Cheekwood. Nashville’s newest tradition returns for its second year with ONE MILLION LIGHTS illuminating our gardens for the prettiest winter stroll of the season.

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New for 2016!

ONE MILLION LIGHTS
Sunday Storytime with Santa
Gingerbread Workshops

November 25 –  January 1
5:00 – 10:00 PM

(Closed Mondays, except December 26. Closed December 25)

Ticket Prices

Advance Non-Member Pricing

Tickets purchased at the gate are subject to a $5 per ticket processing fee.

Adults: $20
Youth (ages 3-17): $15
Children 2 and under: Free
Parking $5

Advance Member Pricing

Tickets purchased at the gate are subject to a $5 per ticket processing fee.

Adults: $15
Youth (ages 3-17): $10
Children 2 and under: Free
Parking $5

Special Discounts Available

  • Visit on Tuesday or Wednesday night and receive a $3 discount per ticket (not available December 20 and 21).
  • GROUP PRICING: Special pricing available for groups of 15 or more. Purchase today by contacting mlamb@cheekwood.org or 615-353-6965.

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The Holiday LIGHTS Experience

Holiday Lights at Cheekwood

One Million Holiday Lights!

The spirit of the holiday season is felt from the moment you walk into Holiday LIGHTS. This year, we’re illuminating our gardens with one million holiday lights throughout the mile-long walking path.

Real Reindeer

Two of Santa’s most trusted companions will be visiting from the North Pole. Visitors can see Jingle and Jolly at the Frist Learning Center every night of Holiday LIGHTS and during our daytime hours.

Holiday Carolers

Warm up in the Cheek Mansion and enjoy the sounds of season as carolers singing holiday favorites.

Sunday Storytime with Santa – New!

Each Sunday leading up to Christmas, kids can see Santa and take part in a special storytime with big reindeerguy himself. Santa will be reading holiday favorites for kids of all ages with milk and cookies available for purchase. Storytime with Santa takes place November 27, December 4, December 11, and December 18 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM with storytime every 20 minutes.

S’mores Pits

Get warm by the fire and roast a marshmallow! Located at the bottom of the mansion drive, our fire pits are the perfect spot to take a break, grab a drink and take in the scenery. Smore kits are available for purchase.

Gingerbread Workshops – New!

Wednesday, December 7
Drop in anytime between 5 PM – 9 PM

Purchase Gingerbread Workshop Today

Everyone loves a gingerbread house! Join us for a special nighttime workshop to decorate your own gingerbread house. Pricing includes a gingerbread house from Crumb de la Crumb Bakery and supplies for decorating. Cash bar available. Admission to Holiday LIGHTS is not included and must be purchased separately. 

Poinsettia TreePoinsettia Tree

Located in the Loggia, our Poinsettia tree features over 500 poinsettias and is the perfect picture spot. Guests can also celebrate the special people in their lives by dedicating one of the 500 poinsettias. Learn More.

Food & Drinks

Guests can enjoy seasonal drinks, like hot chocolate and toddies, along with hot toddies, beer, wine and liquor, at beverage stations throughout Holiday LIGHTS. Food is also available for purchase in the Eats & Treats area.

Come for the LIGHTS and stay for dinner. The Pineapple Room is open for dinner every night. Reservations are not required but are recommended by calling 615-352-4859. Admission is required to dine.

Additional fees for all food and drink options 

Holiday Parties at Holiday LIGHTS

Holiday Lights at Cheekwood

Just steps away from the magic of Holiday LIGHTS, Our rental packages include Holiday LIGHTS admission for up to 100 guests and rental of Massey Hall. Perfect for parties of 50 to 350 guests. Packages start at $4,000.

Party Details

  • 4-hour room rental in Massey Hall
  • Round Tables and Chairs for up to 100 guests
  • Admission to Holiday LIGHTS for up to 100 guests (additional tickets available at discounted rate)
  • Complimentary self-parking
  • Holiday Décor
  • Event Supervisor

Food, beverage and additional rental options are available. For more information and to book your party, contact specialevents@cheekwood.org or 615-354-6377.

More Details

  • Holiday LIGHTS is an outdoor, rain or shine walking experience, so please dress appropriately.
  • Tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable to other dates, and no rain checks.
  • Visit on Tuesday or Wednesday night and receive a $3 discount per ticket (not available December 20 and 21).
  • Special pricing available for groups of 15 or more. Book your group today or contact mlamb@cheekwood.org for more details

Questions about Holiday LIGHTS? Contact ticketing@cheekwood.org or 615-353-6965.

 

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