Here’s the schedule for our Christmas at Rugby event (all times EST). We hope to see you here soon!

Teddy Bear Tea  1-3 p.m.  Eastern. Provided will be snacks and hot chocolate. Staff will help children make a take-home craft before a Christmas story is read. Children are welcome to bring their own teddy bears along.

Visitor Centre: Open  3:00- 9:00, serving cookies and wassail from 4:30-8:00

Christ Episcopal service at 3:30

Historic Buildings open and  tour of homes 4:30-7:30 (included in admission). Historic Buildings include Hughes Library, Kingstone Lisle, Christ Church Episcopal and the Rugby Schoolhouse. Private homes are all in the Beacon Hill section and include those of Jackson, Roberson, Hester, Hoff-Goldwire families.

Cookies and Wassail in Visitors Centre  4:30- 8:00

Father Christmas will be around the village throughout the evening

Admission wrist bands —  $20  Will be available at the Visitor Centre.  Children under 12 are free.  The wrist bands give entrance to the historic buildings & tour of homes (There is an additional charge for the Teddy Bear Tea.)

Buffet at Cafe 4-8 pm ($20 additional for adults, $10 additional children 12 and under) reservations required. Menu includes applewood smoked ham, roasted turkey breast, green beans, vegetable medley, mashed potatoes with house-made gravy, fancy yams, yeast rolls, butter cream holiday crisps and coffee or tea.
Click here for online event, buffet and tea tickets, or call 423-628-2441:

Buildings are decorated, too! We’ll look forward to seeing you soon!