Gaylord Opryland Resorts kicked off its Country Christmas celebration Friday night.
The event featured a special performance by country superstar and Opry member Trace Adkins, the cast of the General Jackson Showboat and performers from Cirque Dreams Holidaze.
The voice of WSM radio, Bill Cody emceed the event.
News 2’s Davis Nolan checked out the visitors, the lights, the performers and the fun in a series of live reports you can watch above.
A Country Christmas gets national praise as one of the top 10 places to spend Christmas in the world by Travel + Leisure, and is cited by The Travel Channel, USA Today and Southern Living.