Adventure Through An Enchanted Wonderland Of Lights And Activities At Hill Ridge Farms In North Carolina

Looking for new and exciting ways to make your holidays this year especially merry and bright? Then head to the Piedmont to the tiny town of Youngsville (population: 1,300). It’s here that you’ll find a magical farm that has all the feels of an enchanted wonderland, including millions of dazzling lights, hot cocoa, an indoor restaurant, and a holiday lights hayride that’s sure to be a highlight of the evening. Here’s more on why you’ll want to include Hill Ridge Farms in North Carolina as part of your annual holiday tradition.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

The Festival of Lights takes place nightly at Hill Ridge Farms in North Carolina from November 26, 2020 through December 27, 2020. The gates open every night at 5 p.m. Closing times vary by day of week and the admission cost varies by age and day of the week. See this link for more on both.

What’s your favorite place to view holiday lights in North Carolina? We’d love to hear from you in the comments!

Address: 703 Tarboro Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596, USA
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Hill Ridge Farms in North Carolina

November 30, 2020

Are there any Christmas tree farms in North Carolina?

If you’re looking to purchase an authentic Christmas tree, there are plenty of Christmas tree farms in North Carolina that you can visit. Many of these places have pre-cut trees for you to load on top of your car and take home. Some of the most popular Christmas tree farms in North Carolina include Boyd Mountain Christmas Tree Farm in Waynesville, Tom Sawyer Christmas Tree Farm and Elf Village in Glenville, Smoky Mountain Christmas Tree Farm in Waynesville, Cartner Christmas Tree Farm in Newland, Frosty Mountain Christmas Trees in Marshall, Nesbitt Christmas Tree Farm in Clyde, Long’s Choose and Cut Tree Farm in West Jefferson, Jonas Ridge Tree Farm, and Yeater’s Christmas Tree Farm in Burnsville.

How much snow does North Carolina get?

North Carolina experiences relatively mild winters, although the amount of snowfall you’re experiencing largely depends on which region of the country you’re visiting. The Outer Banks and coast of North Carolina receive hardly any snowfall while the higher-elevation areas get considerably more. The town of Beech Mountain receives the most amount of snow each winter. It’s the highest-elevation incorporation east of the Mississippi River and receives roughly 80 inches of snow each year.

Where can I go skiing in North Carolina?

North Carolina is positively brimming with opportunities to enjoy winter sports. If it’s ski resorts you’re after, you’ll find plenty of options in the Tar Heel State. Some of the best ski resorts in North Carolina include Sugar Mountain Ski Resort, Beech Mountain Ski Resort, Appalachian Ski Mountain, Cataloochee Ski Area, and the Wolf Ridge Ski Resort. Have you been to any of these popular winter destinations in North Carolina?

Address: 703 Tarboro Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596, USA