The Flats & Sharps are on their way to a Christmas Eve concert when a snowstorm causes them to stop in a diner to wait out the storm. Ellie, the crusty waitress, and Will, the all-too wise cook, along with a few other guests help them re-discover the meaning of Christmas. A musical celebration of the Christmas spirit and a world premiere of a new work written exclusively for DCP audiences. $12-20https://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
Join us as we Laugh and Learn about Charlotte. This 90 minute tour departs from the Levine Museum and takes you through some of Charlotte's most interesting neighborhoods. Your tour guide will put a comedic spin on the sights and sounds of the Queen City as they highlight the history and architecture of the area. Halfway through the tour we stop for a short beverage and bathroom break. Did we mention you can bring your own beer and wine on board the bus while you enjoy the tour. $25.00http://funnybus.net
Join us for a fun and relaxing social evening of coloring at City Art Room. Coloring supplies, including Premium Coloring Books for adults, will be provided. You are highly encouraged to bring food, have food delivered, and/or bring soft/hard drinks. Tickets are limited so get your tickets soon! $15 Early Bird Art Pass - offer expires 1 day before event $20 Day Of Art Pass - for purchases on the day of event No Art Passes will be available at the door. For all adults 18 and older. Tickets are refundable 24 hours or more of event. 15http://cityartroom.com/public-events/
All art supplies will be provided including unlimited 14"x 17" paper, aprons, and gloves. You are welcome to bring spirituous beverages, soft drinks, and food. Complimentary soft drinks including hot coco and hot tea will be available. Participants will be seated on the floor so please bring a pillow or seat cushion for more comfort. Tickets are limited so get yours soon! $15 Early Bird Art Pass - offer expires 1 day before event $20 Day Of Art Pass - for purchases on the day of event No Art Passes will be available at the door. Adults 18+ 15http://cityartroom.com/public-events/
Join us for a fun evening of painting at City Art Room. Professional artists will be available to assist you so no experience is necessary. This is a freestyle session where you will be able to paint a picture of your choice. Painting samples will be available if needed . Laugh and paint your way to your very own 12"x12" or 11"x14" canvas masterpiece. You are welcome to have food delivered and/or bring in food and soft/spiritious drinks.Tickets are limited so get yours soon! $15 Early Bird Art Pass $20 Day Of Art Pass Adults 18+ 15http://cityartroom.com/public-events/
This is a freestyle session where you are encouraged to paint anything that you prefer. Laugh and paint your way to your very own 12"x12" or 11"x14" canvas masterpiece. No experience is necessary. Professional artist(s) will be available to assist you with your painting selection. You are welcome to bring spirituous beverages, soft drinks, and food. Food can also be delivered to the studio. Tickets are limited so get your tickets soon! $15 Early Bird Art Pass - offer expires 1 day before event $20 Day Of Art Pass - for purchases on the day of event Adults 18+ 15http://cityartroom.com/public-events/
This annually recurring exhibit fills the Museum with model train displays assembled by the Piedmont “S” Gaugers, as well as railroad memorabilia, and antique toys and games. Visitors of all ages will be enchanted as they explore the miniature snow-covered scenes that line the tracks, and discover the interactive features such as a carousel, chocolate factory, hot air balloons, and mailbag pickup. Parents and grandparents will enjoy reminiscing with the children about the toys and games of their childhood, such as cowboy memorabilia, doll houses, marbles, and board games. Bring your cameras! FREE
Very Affordable yet Educational Youth Art Lessons! Every Sunday students will explore a new technique and learn how to professionally use medium (paint, oil pastels, etc). All art supplies are provided. 7
Beyond The Arts provides top notch art education to Charlotte's youth at affordable rates! Each lesson is different and students learn art history, technique, terms, and more! Visit us on Facebook to stay up to date with lessons and locations! 7
Enjoy our festive holiday decorations and music while the Inn’s staff serves delightful teas and refreshments. CLASSIC HOLIDAY TEA $32 Indulge in three assorted tea sandwiches, savories and sweets per person, chocolate covered strawberries and scones. ROYAL HOLIDAY TEA $40 Add a special touch to your afternoon respite with a glass of sparkling wine and a tantalizing selection of sweets, tea sandwiches, scones and tea LITTLE PRINCE AND PRINCESS HOLIDAY TEA $20 Pastry Chef Sara Thomas will gladly adjust their menu for our young patrons. Make Reservations at least 24 hours in advance by Calling or Emailing.
Help Flying Saucer spread Christmas cheer during the month of December! Bring in an unwrapped toy for Toys 4 Tots and in return, the Saucer will buy you a pint of beer. freehttp://www.beerknurd.com/locations/charlotte-flying-saucer
All works available for purchase. Exhibit is free and all ages. Gallery hours: Tues 10-4, Wed 10-9, Thur & Fri 10-6, Sat 10-2, closed Sun-Mon. Closed December 21- January 2 “Small Works for Gift Giving” on Display now through December 20. For the discerning friend or family member on your gift list, we have small paintings, knit and silk scarves, vases, sculpture, intricate wood boxes and flowers, raku pottery, and so much more. All works handcrafted by artisans from around the country and several local artists. We will be offering free gift wrapping. Free
This is the second solo exhibition featuring works by Argentinian artist Leandro Manzo at LaCa Projects. A figurative expressionist whose work spans over 30 years, Manzo uses thick brushstrokes and vibrant color to create striking landscape paintings. His new body of work will also feature portraits and black and white images. Opening reception on Nov. 18, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Free admission
Lake Norman’s Davidson Community Players are sprucing things up this year with Holly and Tinsel. When two families end up stranded at a diner due to a snow storm, they meet a waitress and a cook who remind them of the true meaning of Christmas. This new work was written exclusively for DCP audiences. Sounds like greasiness and gratitude all in one. For more information, visit www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org.
Exhibit explores science and physics through hands-on interaction and experimentation. The exhibit allows visitors to launch objects into the air, lie on a bed of nails, crush a garbage can, use a laser to listen to secret messages and more. Admission to the museum is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and $9 for children; Free admission to children under 2 years old