- Breckenridge, CO
Breckenridge city gets revved during the holidays, as the ski season becomes into high gear. Indeed, the resort town skates a fine line between low stress and thrills, ranking well in survey for your safety and adventure. During the first weekend of December, traditional lighting of the official trees of the town coincides with running the Santa’s, with which many supersize elves go to the streets. There is also a torchlight parade on the mountain on the 31st of December followed with fireworks. Readers also love pre-ski watering holes from house-made brews at the Breckenridge Brewing to flights and martinis of Colorado beer at Base 9 Bar.
- Lewisburg, WV
The Greenbrier, grand dame hotel, is the epicenter for holidays in Lewisburg area. The eighteenth century resort will trim the lobby with great decorations, offers discounts on weekdays at the legendary mineral-spring spa, and holds ribbon-tying seminars in the Christmas shop. While you can the West Virginia Symphony playing at the Lewisburg Carnegie hall, the town might win the award of the silent night, which will get you high marks for quiet and peace.
- Beaufort, NC
Winter weather does not kink until January in the outer banks town for the holiday season is still good time to paddle the kayak or the boat tour along the Taylor’s Creek. Christmas lights take to water too; which is among the biggest events of the holiday. The crystal coast Christmas Flotilla is a twinkling lights strewn boat parade that is held during the first weekend of December. The readers’ favorite cuisines in the low-key town are good for sandwiches. You can try the crab cake cranky crab at Beaufort grocery.
- Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA
This town in California with a coastline that is rocky does not experience much during the winter season, but the cold air crashing waves and the neighboring wine country to seem very enticing. Carmel possesses its tree lighting, which is a big resident tree found on the corner of Ocean and Junipero avenues, and quiet days of December make it quite easy to get tables at the restaurants in the neighborhood like the Flying Fish Grill and La Bicyclette. December brings inns of the Distinction tour, which is inclusive of the cottage-style wayside inn and the cypress inn. It also includes the wineries like the Cima Collina and Heller Estate. According to align local, Carmel ranked well for its specialized shopping and all you need to do is to pick up French antiques and linens at Jan De Luz.
- Park City, UT
The season of the holiday brings in a lot of wattage that is star powered in this town in Utah mountain town. In the late dates of November, Park City holds the annual electric parade where locals light the trucks up, bicycles, and cars and crank the holiday tunes while parading down the main street. On the eve of Christmas, Saint Nick spends his day skiing slopes and leads the torchlight parade on the PayDay trail. A Hollywood crowd gets drawn by the Sundance film festival in January, yet the Park City scored pretty well with readers for being family-friendly. In the holidays, sweet tooths and kids of different ages will end up loving the gingerbread house that is of life size at the montage deer valley.