50 Holiday Attractions and Festive Things to Do

Holiday Day Trips, Getaways and Vacations

Christmas in New Orleans
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For a holiday day trip, short getaway or vacation to the Southeast U.S., here are 50 fun seasonal attractions and festive places to visit. Enjoy Christmas lights, visits with Santa, exploring time honored traditions and more. In most cases, entry prices range from free to moderate, offering choices for all travel budgets.

This listing is arranged alphabetically by state and city.