Chimney Rock Park Events Calendar

Events for December 2013

Santa on the Chimney
Dates: Dec 7th, Dec 14th
Cost: Included with Park admission
How is Santa able to climb down millions of chimneys around the world in a single night? He practices, of course. Witness Santa’s daring stunt as he practices on one of the world’s largest chimneys with multiple 200-foot rappels! Meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, enjoy live holiday music, hot cocoa, cookies and kids’ activities, plus meet live critters. Sponsored by Coffee on the Rocks in Chimney Rock Village. Buzzfeed recently ranked our rappelling Santa as one of the “8 Most Extreme Santas in the World.”


Win a Free Climb with Santa’s Elves! Each day, one lucky guest will win free two-hour rock climbing lessons for two with Santa’s professional helpers, Fox Mountain Guides. Must be present to win the drawing. Learn more about rock climbing in Chimney Rock with Fox Mountain Guides.

Watch the awesome stunt video below.

Grady’s Wildlife of WNC
Dates: Dec 28th
Time: 2pm
Cost: Included with Park admission
Ages: Fun for all ages
Meet some of Grady’s live woodland friends or possibly our birds of prey, a Red-tailed hawk and Great Horned Owl, and learn about their natural habitats. Programs vary. Held at 2pm in the Outdoor Classroom on the Meadows.

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