2018 Fall & Christmas events in Franklin NC- NC Mountains
Let us entertain you!
Kick through the fallen leaves
Visit a pumpkin-patch
Cut down your own Christmas tree
PICKIN’ ON THE SQUARE
Saturday Evenings through October 13,2018
FREE ** Bring your family, Bring your friends, Bring a chair. ** FREE
Pickin' on the Square is just another one of Franklin's simple pleasures. Fun, free, weekly entertainment on just about every Saturday night throughout the summer.
PEANUTS PUMPKIN PATCH TRAIN RIDE
October 5-28-18 Fridays- Sundays
Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
225 GH Everett street, Bryson City, NC 28713
The leaves will be turning this October and the pumpkins will be ready to be carved! The PEANUTS gang returns to the GSMR Pumpkin Patch this October. Ready for some family fun? PEANUTS™ The Great Pumpkin Patch Express returns to the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad for 2018! The excursions, which are themed after Charles M. Schulz’s classic story “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown,” will be departing from the Bryson City Depot in October of 2018!
Guests will hear a narration of Schulz’s “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown” as the train travels to the Pumpkin Patch. Upon arrival, passengers will be greeted and have a photo opportunity with Charlie Brown, Lucy, and Snoopy. During your 1 hour and 45 minute layover, your activities to enjoy at The Great Pumpkin Patch will include:
trick or treating
And kids, don’t forget to wear your Halloween costumes! There will be plenty of PEANUTS™ merchandise at the GSMR Gift Store and Train Museum! Each child will also select their own pumpkin from The Great Pumpkin Patch to take home.
Times for the weekend are Friday at 4 pm, Saturday & Sunday at 12 pm and 4 pm.
To make a reservation visit us at gsmr.com or call 800-872-4681.
22ND ANNUAL PUMPKINFEST
Featuring the World Famous Pumpkin Roll!
OCTOBER 20, 2018 9AM
Spend a Fall weekend in Franklin and take in all the family fun of PumpkinFest! During this event you can take part in some traditional and some very non-traditional fall festivities.
FRANKLIN’S ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE!
November 25, 2018 - 3:00 p.m. - Through the streets of downtown Franklin.
A wonderful tradition falling on the Sunday after Thanksgiving is the procession of the Franklin Christmas Parade. This year’s theme will be announced soon.
The Parade floats will line up on Church Street entering Main Street through Town Hall’s parking lot. The parade will continue down Main Street, turning left onto Porter Street at the Lazy Hiker. Turning left again onto Palmer Street at the red light continuing to the Depot Street Intersection. Turn right on Depot Street to disband parade.
The parade will feature fire trucks, EMS, police cars, floats, trucks, cars and walkers.
WINTER WONDERLAND NIGHTS
November 24 and December 1, 2018
WINTER WONDERLAND (Night One) • Saturday, November 24th • 5pm to 8pm
WINTER WONDERLAND (Night Two) • Saturday, December 1st • 5pm to 8pm
Franklin’s holiday celebration is held two Saturday nights in downtown Franklin. November 24 and December 1 will feature living window displays, free wagon rides, tree lighting ceremony, music and more.
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