Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 4:45pm

Month-Long Celebration Perfect for Creating Holiday Memories
Special Event Dec. 7 Includes Photo Opportunity with Santa on 
Historic Ryman Stage

The historic Ryman Auditorium will host “Holiday at the Ryman,” featuring festive activities to accompany its daily tours, giving both local and out of town visitors the opportunity to create memorable holiday experiences with multiple photo opportunities and a chance to record your own version of cherished holiday songs in Air Castle Studio.
From Nov. 30 to Dec. 31, Ryman Auditorium will have a life-sized snow globe available on the plaza, perfect for photos with friends and family. Guests will be offered complimentary hot cocoa with each tour ticket, and kids can make their own Ryman-themed ornament as a keepsake. Guests are encouraged to celebrate with their favorite holiday tunes by creating their own record in Air Castle Studio, which will feature songs including “Jingle Bells” and “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.”
On Saturday, Dec. 7, get your family holiday photo taken with Santa Claus on Ryman Auditorium’s historic stage. Santa will be available from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. and 2:00-3:30 p.m. The photo with Santa is included with purchase of adult Ryman tour admission - two children 11 and under admitted for free per each adult ticket purchase.
About Ryman Auditorium  
A National Historic Landmark, Ryman Auditorium was built as a tabernacle by Captain Thomas G. Ryman in 1892, served as the home of the Grand Ole Opry from 1943-74 and was completely renovated in 1994. The Ryman is open for tours during the day and at night offers a wide variety of entertainment performances, just as it has for over 125 years. The venue was voted the 2003, 2004, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Pollstar Theatre of the Year and recently took home its sixth consecutive CMA Venue of the Year Award. Ryman Auditorium is owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (NYSE: RHP), a Nashville-based REIT that also owns and operates the Grand Ole Opry, Ole Red and 650 AM WSM. For more information, visit 
Media Contacts for Ryman Auditorium
Ebie McFarland | Joseph Conner
Essential Broadcast Media, LLC

ebie@ebmediapr.com | joseph@ebmediapr.com
(615) 327-3259

Lisaann Dupont
Opry Entertainment Group

(615) 319-3638