The magic of the holiday season begins in a most enchanted place. The extraordinary ruins at Barnsley Gardens Resort. A captivating atmosphere to ring in the holidays. Join the festivities on the Eve of Thanksgiving as we light up the historic gardens for a sparkling beginning to the season. Loved ones, couples and families alike are sure to enjoy the magical setting as they delight in roasting s’mores fireside, sipping a hot toddie or hot chocolate while being entertained at every corner. Carolers and story-tellers will immerse everyone in the holiday spirit. We invite you to join us for what is sure to become a family tradition. There are plenty of other opportunities for holiday fun as Barnsley Gardens Resort has planned many family friendly activities such as making gingerbread houses with Fairy Godmother, wreath making, table-scaping, and Cocktails in the classroom where you can sip cocktails while learning to become a dessert diva just in time for the holidays. Bring the children to pet REAL REINDEER as Santa will have his sliegh and 4 of his reindeer at Barnsley Gardens Resort! Don't miss a rare opportunity this holiday season! Gather in the Ruins @5:45pm on November 21st for the Lighting of the Ruins. Holiday Season Events start at 4pm. The reindeer arrive when Santa arrives! Don't forget your camera as Santa will be here!