GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — The Great Smoky Mountains National Park will hold its 38th annual Festival of Christmas Past celebration on Saturday.
The free event includes old-time mountain music and traditional harp singing. There also will be demonstrations of traditional domestic skills such as the making of rag rugs, apple-head dolls, quilts and apple butter. And there will be storytelling by Kathy and Mike Gwinn.
Also, a Christmas Memories Walk will teach visitors about the spirit of the season in the Smokies from the 1880s to the 1930s.
The event takes place from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Sugarlands Visitor Center.