Old fash xmasTaylorsville, NC – A Old Fashioned Christmas, presented by the Taylorsville Apple Festival in Taylorsville, NC, is Friday and Saturday, December 15 and 16, on Main Avenue Drive, from 10am to 9pm.

Vendor spots are still available, with no late fee! Go to www.alexandercountyonline.com/applefestival/indexChristmas.htm for full information on the event.

There will an Ice Skating in Town on Friday, December 15, 10am-9pm, Ice Skating and Carriage Rides on December 15, 3pm-9pm and then on Saturday, December16, the Old Fashioned Christmas Event on Main Avenue Drive from 10am-9pm. We will be having Ice Skating all day, Polar Express Train rides, Carriage Rides, a Live Nativity, Manger Petting Zoo, Christmas Shopping all day in the Angel Christmas Market, and a Winter Wonderland with Santa vacationing here in Taylorsville, NC, for the day… before his big trip around the world.

The Skating Fee is $6 and includes skate rental. A Skating Release Waiver Form must be signed by parents for children under age 18.  Go to the website for the form.

Save $5 on Winter Wonderland Rides! You can buy wristbands for the Winter Wonderland rides for $15 now at the Apple Festival office and Liberty Storage Solutions office. They will be $20 at the gate on December 16th.

You can reserve a specific time for Santa pictures for December16 by paying the photography fee at the Apple Festival office before the event. Santa pictures are $12 with CD.

Special Events for Saturday, December 16:

Polar Express Train Rides will be $3 and he will be pulling into the Old Fashioned Christmas Station at 12 noon staying, until 8pm.

Reindeer Rides in the Winter Wonderland, $5.

Manger Petting Zoo, $1.

Carriage Rides: Arriving at Town Hall at 12 noon and ending at 9pm. $5 for adults and $3 for age 10 and under Live Nativity with narration and music beginning at 5:30 pm with a second performance at 7:30pm. Gingerbread House Contest for 17 and under, go to the website for full information.

Sponsored by The Taylorsville Apple Festival, a member of the North Carolina Association of Festivals & Events.  Email the Festival at taylorsvilleapplefestival@yahoo.com or visit it on Facebook.