LIVE THE MAGIC OF Christmas & Downtown raleigh aboard The Great Raleigh Trolley

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Enjoy the best light shows and Christmas displays in the Capital City’s Downtown while catching a ride on The Great Raleigh Trolley.

This one is for the big kids! Sing along to upbeat holiday songs with friends and family at the same time enjoying your favorite beverage. Because of the festive party atmosphere - seasonal costumes welcomed - this is a 21 years of age and older tour. We’ll make a stop along the way at the famous Isaac Hunter’s Tavern for a complimentary ABSOLUT seasonal shooter. Why not enjoy a drink along the ride? That's right, you can bring your own beer and wine aboard the Trolley too!

The party continues aboard the Trolley with the last stop at Coglin’s Raleigh.

This annual holiday tradition starts at Paddy O'Beers Bottle Shop (121 Fayetteville Street). Parking is available at the Alexander Parking Deck (entrance - 120 S. Wilmington Street). Please arrive 30 minutes before the tour’s departure time and feel free to pick up your favorite beverages at Paddy O’Beers to take along for the ride.

Rated among the top things to do in North Carolina - the Downtown Holiday Lights Tour starts the day after Thanksgiving and runs through runs selected nights through the end of December.


- Two-hour adults-only tour aboard The Great Raleigh Trolley

- The sights and sounds of Downtown Raleigh’s most spectacular lights displays

- Complimentary ABSOLUT seasonal shooter at Isaac Hunter’s Tavern

- Priority entrance into the best dance club in Raleigh


Price = $37.00

* Please note, private holiday lights tours are also available by submitting a request right here