Beech Mountain Unveils Giant Christmas Ornament (2018-12-21 15:55:34)

Beech Mountain has introduced a new winter attraction.

High Country Press reports a giant walk-in Christmas ornament now sits outside of the Beech Mountain Visitor Center.

According to the report, the nicknamed “Beech Ball,” was a product of the town and tourism development authority to encourage more visitors to stop by.

The ornament is 16 feet tall and 14 feet wide, and sports more than 2,600 LED lights.

Beech Mountain has already reported that hundreds of visitors have stopped by to take pictures inside the new Beech Ball.

The ornament will stay up through the end of January.