Get Tickets to a Christmas Light Tour for your family
Christmas Light Tours are a great way to get out and explore the city. Whether you are entertaining guests from out of town or just playing the Hometown Tourist, these tours can be a great addition to your holiday season. We’re sad to learn that the annual Holly Trolley tour has ended but there are still lots of options to tour the city and see the lights. Get your tickets quickly for these tours! They will definitely sell out early.
Hello Trolley – Franklin (Map)
Tours available on select days December 1 – December 23, 2019
Tours are @ 6 & 8PM Monday – Friday
5:30PM & 7:45PM Saturday & Sunday
Tickets: $25 per seat. Lap children at no charge Purchase tickets online at this link.
30 seats available per tour
Tours Run 1 hour and 30 minutes in and around Franklin & Brentwood.
Tours will begin outside the The Factory at Franklin Building 11. Franktown Festival of Lights included in tour!
Holiday Lights Carriage Tours – Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood (Map) December 7 & 8, 2019
Saturday December 7 Tours begin at 5PM. Last tour at 8:30PM
Sunday December 8 Tours begin at 4:30PM. Last tour at 8PM.
Carriages leave every half hour.
Reservations must be made in advance. Use this link to reserve your spot.
INDIVIDUAL TICKETS are $23.50. Children under 2 may ride on a parent’s lap for free.
New in 2019 – Jolly Trolley Rides
New this year, take a ride with friends and family on the Old Town Jolly Trolley on Saturday, December 7th!
Buy trolley tickets here.
About the Old Town Jolly Trolley:
The hospitality center for the trolley tours will be located in the parking lot at 24th and Belcourt Ave. across from Dragon Park (AKA Fannie Mae Dees Park) near Hillsboro Village. The 30-minute tour will take riders through Hillsboro Village where the local retail establishments will be celebrating “A Holiday in Hillsboro Village.”
Then, the trolley will travel through the neighborhood to see the festive homes decked with holiday decorations. The tour includes hot cider, cookies and the tour guides will give passengers a little neighborhood history and the opportunity to sing seasonal carols. The trolley is heated and ADA accessible.
Carriage Rides – Gaylord Opryland Hotel (Map)
Take a horse drawn carriage ride and see the lights and decoration at Gaylord Opryland. The ride is around 12 minutes long.
November 8 – January 1, 2020 – Magnolia Entrance
Rides begin daily at 5PM. Ending times vary depending on day. See full schedule and purchase tickets at this link.
Adults $10.99 Kids 3 and under ride free
Allstars Limousine – Tours from November 28, 2019 – January 3, 2020
Enjoy the festive sights and even sounds of some of Nashville’s best Holiday decorated homes and businesses this Christmas season. You will ride in one of our stylish and luxurious limousines that is festively decorated and furnished with cider, eggnog and Holiday treats. Sing Christmas carols on our karaoke systems or stay comfortable by the yule log burning on our virtual fireplace all while viewing the entries on the Ann Chapman Holiday Lights Contest.
We have designed customized routes based on your pick-up location so that you will see Christmas lights within 15 minutes of your start time. We can take you to see the lights and Opryland and stop for photo opportunities. Our Chauffeurs are trained at taking the Holiday family pictures this is your own private limousine Decorated for the Holidays.
So gather your family, friends or coworkers and enjoy Nashville’s “Best Way To See Holiday Lights”
Servicing residential pick-up all of Davidson County, Brentwood, Franklin, Hendersonville and Mt. Juliet. Pick-up locations other than those mentioned will have designated pick-up area.
Price quotes available at this link.
Holiday Lights at Cheekwood Tour – Grayline (Map)
Hop aboard Gray Line’s Holly Trolley for a trip to the Historic 1930s Cheekwood Mansion all decked out for the season. Featuring elegant displays, dazzling views, plus real live reindeer, s’mores pits, holiday carolers, and hot seasonal beverages. Join us for a walk through a magical path of lights in the botanical gardens, and warm up in the mansion where you can experience Toys & Traditions: A 1930s Christmas. Bundle up for the prettiest winter stroll of the season!
Tours available every Thursday and Saturday in December 2019.
Adults $34 Children (4-11) $24
Purchase tickets online at this link.
Want to explore on your own? Check this list of Christmas Lights Displays in Nashville and Middle Tennessee. And you can find more holiday fun in our Nashville Christmas Guide!