Christmas at Kanuga

Simple. Festive. Holy.


December 20 – 26, 2019

Escape the hustle and bustle of the holidays and enjoy a festive, meaningful Christmas celebration at Kanuga. The days are packed with activities and chances to renew while anticipating the joyous celebration of our Lord’s birth.

Our Kanuga Christmas tradition gives guests an experience of the true spirit of the season. If you choose, please bring unwrapped clothes, toys and books to help make the holidays special for less fortunate families living in the area. Guests may also help wrap gifts and deliver them on Christmas Eve afternoon.

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Christmas at Kanuga
The wonder and joy of the holidays await with Kanuga’s traditional Christmas celebration.
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Activities & Recreation

We invite everyone to participate in workshops and enjoy a variety of entertainment:

  • Decorate a fresh-cut Christmas tree in your cottage
  • Take a horse-drawn carriage ride
  • Create your own gingerbread house with all the trimmings
  • Make ornaments for your tree in arts and crafts
  • Hang freshly cut greens in the Chapel of the Transfiguration
  • Join in our door decorating contest
  • Enjoy a leisurely brunch after worship and festivities on Christmas
  • Warm up with a traditional tea service on Christmas Day
  • Sip hot chocolate by the fire as you await Santa’s arrival
  • Worship at the Festival of Lessons and Carols


Reservation Inquiry

To register for Christmas at Kanuga, please fill out our reservations inquiry form by clicking on the button above. A staff member from our reservations department will contact you.

Check-in: 4 p.m. on your arrival day
Check-out: 10 a.m. on your departure day

Questions? Contact us: Phone 828-233-2742 | Fax 828-696-3589 |