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A Kernersville Yuletide

December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Are you looking for a new, festive holiday tradition? Make the trip to South Main Street in Kernersville this December!

On Saturday December 14, 2019 three Kernersville destinations are teaming up to create an enchanting holiday destination. As you stroll down South Main Street, stop at Körner’s Folly to explore the 1880’s house museum adorned in Victorian Christmas décor, and then continue to the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Gardens where you can find unique gifts and inspiration for holiday decorating. Then finish up at the Kernersville Museum where you can learn about local history before grabbing a pair of ice skates for a lap around their outdoor ice skating rink!

A Victorian Christmas at Körner’s Folly
Adorned with period decorations, tours transport you to Jule Körner’s world of Victorian extravagance. Körner’s Folly is transformed in the holidays with floor-to-ceiling garland, lights, and Christmas trees in nearly every room. Tours promise visitors of all ages holiday cheer and an unforgettable experience! Tours are self-guided; meander through all 22 whimsically decorated rooms at your own pace.  You may purchase tickets upon arrival, or purchase them online here.

Historic Körner’s Folly
Address: 413 S. Main Street
Hours: 10:00am until 5:00pm
Admission: Adults $10, Children (6-18) $6, Under 6 free

A Garden Holiday Open House
Come visit the Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden to experience the Yuletide season during their Holiday Open House. Visit the Carriage House Gift Shop for décor, gift offerings, crafts, and specialty items for nature-lovers in your life. The Garden has great winter interest, so stop by for a visit, do some holiday shopping, enjoy a cup of hot cider and get into the festive spirit of the season.

Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden
Address: 215 S. Main Street
Hours: 10:00am until 2:00pm
Admission: Free

A Tour Through Local History
Explore the Kernersville Museum during the 2019 Holiday Season. Current exhibits include: Kernersville Faces & Places, Hidden Gems: Mildred Ballard, and special Pinnix Drug Store exhibit. Outdoor exhibits include our restored Tobacco Barn exhibit, as well as our brand new Historic Village.  Our popular synthetic ice skating rink will be back this year and open during this year’s Yuletide event. Enjoy Downtown Kernersville while it is decked out in it’s holiday best while ice skating right in the heart of it all.

Kernersville Museum
Address: 127 West Mountain Street
Museum Hours: 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Admission is Free to the Museum
Ice Skating: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Ice Skating Admission: $7.00 for 30 minutes of skate time (skate rental included).


A special Thank You to our event sponsor: Stay Alert Safety Services.



December 14, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Korner’s Folly
413 South Main Street
Kernersville, NC 27284 United States
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(336) 996-7922