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 Tourists”, these tours can be a great addition to your holiday season.  Get your tickets quickly for these tours!  They will definitely sell out early.

Holley Trolley – Franklin (Map

Christmas Light Tours - Holly Trolley

A Franklin holiday tradition continues! Buy tickets today for the Holly Trolley event. Departure will be from the Transit Center in historic Downtown Franklin located at 708 Columbia Avenue, Franklin, TN.

During the event, the beautiful holiday light displays throughout Franklin and the surrounding areas in Williamson County will be featured. A wonderful holiday event for family and friends! Prepayment is required for this event, which is always a sellout, so buy your tickets today!

Holly Trolley Poster

New this year, the event will feature a stop at The Historic Lotz House built in 1858 in historic Franklin featuring a look at Christmas Past in Franklin. Participants will be treated to delicious holiday refreshments. The event will feature the beautiful light displays in the Franklin and Williamson County area.

Trolleys depart promptly. The Holly Trolley trip lasts approximately 75-90 minutes.

Have questions? Get in contact with us! Phone: (615) 920-4956, Email:


Tours December 1,3, 8, 9,10,15, 16 & 17 @ 6PM & 8PM

Tickets are $16 and can be purchased online via this link.


Hello Trolley – Franklin (Map

https-%2f%2fcdn-evbuc-com%2fimages%2f26025035%2f194807055195%2f1%2foriginalTours available on select days December 1 – December 26, 2017
Tours are @ 6 & 8PM
Tickets: $20 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 Franklin Visitor's Center at Main Street and 4th Ave

Holiday Lights Carriage Tours – Hillsboro-West End Neighborhood  (Map) December 2 & 3, 2017

Christmas Light Tours - NashvilleSaturday December 2   Tours begin at 5PM. Last tour at 8:30PM

Sunday December 3  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.


Carriage Rides  – Gaylord Opryland Hotel (Map)

Take a horse drawn carriage ride and see the lights and decoration at gaylord Opryland. Ride is around 12 minutes long.

November 10 – January 1, 2018 – Magnolia Entrance

Rides begin daily at 5PM. Ending times vary depending on day. See full schedule and purchase tickets at this link. 

Adults $9.99    Children (4-11) $6.99  Kids 3 and under ride free

Private Carriages are $49.99


Nashville Christmas Lights Tour Grayline

Christmas Light Tours - GraylineFrom the upper-class neighborhoods of Nashville's suburbs to the sprawling estates of country legends, Nashville area residents routinely turn the Country Music Capital of the World into a veritable winter wonderland each year, and you're invited to experience this special event. From city streets to private neighborhoods, you'll experience the breadth of Nashville while witnessing the twinkling splendor of its Christmas lights.


Tours available Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays December 1-30, 2017

Adults  $34   Child (Ages 6-11) $24   Kids under 5 – Free

Book tours online via this link.



Allstars Limousine – Tours from November 23, 2017 – January 3, 2018

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. We can ride through Jellystone RV Resort for the Dancing Lights of Christmas and visit other locations such as “Now The Dancing Lights of Christmas”, Sunnyside and Lipton Lights in Franklin, TN.

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 Tour (Includes the Lotz House) – Viator

Relish the festive holiday ambiance of Nashville on this holiday lights tour! Admire the twinkling Christmas lights and decorations as you tour the neighboring cities of Franklin and Brentwood with your guide. You’ll cruise through extravagantly decorated neighborhoods, pass dazzling homes, and stop at the lavishly decorated Lotz House for a walking tour. Hot cider and cookies are included! This family-friendly holiday outing is a great way to escape the cold while admiring the holiday displays.


  • Holiday lights coach tour of Nashville
  • Admire twinkling Christmas lights and festive decorations of Franklin and Brentwood
  • Explore historic Franklin and take a walking tour of the Lotz House
  • Enjoy hot cider and cookies at the Lotz House
  • This is a great holiday outing for the whole family!

Tours available on select dates  December 1-30, 2017 (No tours on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day)

Tickets are $34 for Adults and $24  for Kids age 17 and under  and may be purchased via 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!

About Rachel Kline

Rachel KlineRachel is a Middle Tennessee native, born and raised in the Nashville area and having lived in Hendersonville, Murfreesboro, and Mount Juliet. She is mom to 3, step mom to 4 and Grandma to one (so far!)