Welcome to the 4th Annual Botetourt Chamber of Commerce Tinsel Trail, sponsored by First Bank.
We invite you to experience the magic of beautifully decorated trees, specially designed by local businesses and organizations. Opening night is Friday, December 1st, at 6:00 pm in historic downtown Fincastle. Step back in time and walk the Tinsel Trail to view the beauty of the trees highlighting the evening in this historic setting. The decorated trees remain up through the month of December!
Dates to remember:
12/1 and 12/15 | 6-8 pm | First Bank will be serving hot chocolate in front of the First Bank Branch, with special appearances by our local Snowfriends!
What to expect on opening night on December 1st🎄
Bring your family and friends to the lighting of the Christmas trees in front of the Courthouse at 6:00 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be at 25 E. Main B&B, located at 25 East Main Street, Fincastle, to greet the children and hear their Christmas wishes. Stop by 1772 Rooftop and Fincastle Café on Main, for a evening cocktail, special menu for opening night and to enjoy the panoramic views of the decorated trees.
Everyone is welcome to attend the holiday open house at The Botetourt County Historical Museum, sponsored by Mac Doubles of Wiegandt & Doubles, P.C. They will have Holiday Barbies on display during this year's Tinsel Trail! View their exhibits and enjoy homemade mulled cider and delicious light fare. Fun for the whole family!
The Tinsel Trail is on display throughout December for self-guided tours. Arrangements may be made with the Chamber for private tours of the Tinsel Trail. Please reach out to the Bobbie Bowman (540-798-5134 or 540-798-1405) to schedule a date.
Dates to Decorate the trees are November 27th-29th. Here's the link to pick your decorating time slot.
Dates to take down the tree decorations are January 1-3, 2024. Please have the ornaments removed by 1/3/24.
The 2023 Tinsel Trail could not happen without the generous support of our incredible sponsors and donors. Our thanks and appreciation go to sponsors at all levels for making the 2023 event possible.