Sleigh bells are ringing, there is frost in the air, and Allandale Mansion has been decorated with care. This year, in celebration of the holiday season, Allandale Mansion will be offering self-guided tours of the mansion and its adorned grounds.
Visitors can make their way through the historic home and see all of its antebellum-style features decked out from floor to ceiling in Christmas cheer. Allandale Mansion partnered with local businesses sponsor Christmas trees to adorn each room of the home alongside garland, light features, and other decorative holiday delights.
From 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m on Sunday, December 5, touring guests can be entertained by the cheerful sounds of the Harpstrings Studio Ensemble playing classic holiday tunes.
Guests can also help someone else’s Christmas be a little bit merrier this year by donating clean, gently used coats to the Girl Scouts’ Coat Drive donation box available on site.
Tours will run from 1:00 p.m through 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 4, and 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m Sunday, December 5. Admission is $3 for adults, $1 for children ages 7 to 12, and children
6 and under are admitted free.
For more information, please visit kingsportparksandrecreation.org or call 423-229-9422.