Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas

Gaylord Opryland’s A Country Christmas® returns with more than two million twinkling lights, acres of stunning decorations and exclusive holiday events and attractions.
Named “The Most Christmassy Hotel in the Nation” by the Travel Channel, Gaylord Opryland kicks off the season on Nov. 20, 2015 through Jan. 2, 2016.

If you’ve been before, rest assured, there a plenty of new attractions this year, including:

ICE! featuring The Nutcracker

Join Clara and her Nutcracker Prince for a magical adventure in more than 2 MILLION POUNDS of hand-carved ice sculptures and slides! Relive your favorite scenes from the classic ballet, accompanied by the original Tchaikovsky score and featuring thrilling two-story tall ice slides! This awe-inspiring experience concludes with the wonder of the Nativity scene in ICE!. Carved by 40 artisans from Harbin, China, this frosty fantasy world is kept at 9 degrees.  You won’t believe your eyes!


Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

Discover the magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale on stage at the Grand Ole Opry House. This record-setting Broadway sensation features the hit songs “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch” and “Welcome Christmas” from the original animated television special. Max the Dog narrates as the mean and scheming Grinch decides to steal Christmas away from the Holiday loving Whos. Don’t miss what The New York Times calls “AN EXTRAORDINARY PERFORMANCE! 100 times better than any bedside story.”



Snow Tubing & Ice Skating

Brave Nashville’s only extreme six-lane tubing hill covered in 1.5 million pounds of REAL SNOW! Enjoy a perfect day or evening under the stars with our 6,000 square foot outdoor ice rink.GO-Snow-Tubing-6239233_extracted


Larry Gatlin & The Gatlin Brothers Christmas Dinner Show

New Christmas dinner show! Share the wonder and warmth of a down-home Christmas with Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers. There’s no harmony quite as pure as family harmony, and audiences will be dazzled by this Grammy award-winning trio!


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