Cincinnati Family Magazine

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April 18, 2024

A Holiday Full of Enchantment and Wonder

The holiday season kicked off with a BANG with the 29th annual A Country Christmas at Gaylord Opryland in Nashville. The lighting ceremony was a sight to see as the resort turned on its 2 million lights to set the scene for a sparkling holiday season. According to Gaylord Opryland resort, “A Country Christmas has been hailed as one of the ‘Ten Great Places to Catch up with Santa’ by USA Today; ‘The Most Christmassy Hotel in the Nation’ by the Travel Channel’s Extreme Christmas; one of the top 10 places to spend Christmas in the world by Travel + Leisure; and a ‘Nashville treasure’ by Southern Living.” So, you can see why it’s has become the most beloved holiday tradition here in Nashville.

Come and stay at Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center and see what all the talk is about. They have special packages for the entire family that can cater to your every need or want.

Gaylord Opryland Hotel & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville

Call 888-677-9872 or visit

Make the holidays extra special by participating in the DreamWorks Experience at Gaylord Opryland. Stay at the hotel and enjoy lots of special features.

There’s something for everyone to see, and we wanted to highlight a few of our own favorites. Click the image below to read more about it.

ICE! featuring DreamWorks’ Shrek the Halls

ShrekFeast Interactive Character Meals and Character Meet & Greets










Holiday Shrektacular

Radio City Christmas Spectacular Starring The Rockettes




About the Author

Kiera Ashford

Kiera Ashford is the Managing Editor of Cincinnati Family Magazine, and a mother of two.