Grand Illumination Day with A Magical Christmas Village & Marketplace, Ice Skating & More:

Date: November 24, 2023
Time: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Venue: Mountain Lake Lodge
Cost: Santa Visits: $25.00 Skating Fee: $15.00

Description: Mountain Lake Lodge presents their Grand Illumination Day on Friday, November 24, 2023.

Event Schedule:
• Christmas Village & Marketplace: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
• Ice Skating: 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
• Santa's Cabin: 12:00-8:00 PM
• Winter Biergarten: 12:00-8:00 PM
• Grand Illumination: 6:00 PM

Join us for a one of a kind experience following your Thanksgiving feast as we unveil our Magical Christmas Village & Marketplace where laughter, joy, and music fill the air along with Santa, the grand opening of our Ice Skating Rink at 10:00 AM and witness Mountain Lake Lodge's first-ever Grand Illumination to officially kick off the 2023 holiday season premiering at 6:00 PM.

Visit the Village Marketplace and discover a treasure trove of unique and delightful gifts curated by local artisans. From enchanting snow globes and whimsical ornaments to dazzling jewelry and fashionable winter accessories, you're sure to discover the perfect gifts for your loved ones!

Mountain Lake Lodge's Magical Christmas Village and Marketplace will be open from November 24th-December 24th. Operating hours are Sunday-Thursday from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Friday & Saturday from 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM.

Santa's Cabin, nestled within our stunning Magical Christmas Village & Marketplace, provides an interactive and enchanting experience with Santa himself. Santa's Cabin will be open for visitors Wednesdays-Sundays from 12:00-8:00 PM on a first come, first serve basis. Santa visits are $25.00 for up to six people.

Bring your loved ones and create unforgettable memories as you skate hand in hand, surrounded by the magical lights of Mountain Lake Lodge open Sunday-Thursday from 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM and Friday & Saturday from 10:00 AM - 10:00 PM. The skating fee is $15.00 per person and does not include skate rental. Or reserve a 2 night stay or 4 night stay with Ice Skating Day Passes included when you book a Magic Lodging Package.

Escape the hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season and relax with friends and family at our Winter Biergarten at the Salt Pond Pub. It's the perfect place to relax, enjoy company, and savor delicious brews! The Winter Biergarten will be open every Friday & Saturday during the holiday season from 12:00-8:00 PM and on Sunday's from 12:00-6:00 PM.

Hotel reservations and packages are available, but are not required to enjoy the daily activities.

Mountain Lake Lodge is located at 115 Hotel Circle in Pembroke, VA.

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