Featuring 500 nativities, art, musical performances by local choirs, crafts for kids, and family photos. For more information, visit www.nativityfestival.com. Free to attend.
Christmas in Davidson offers trolley rides, holiday shopping, a Holiday Village, live entertainment, holiday parade, holiday food and drinks,ice skating and much more.http://www.christmasindavidson.com
Join us for a truly unique shopping experience. Purchase one of a kind handcrafted gifts made by local and regional artisans. Pottery Table Runners Jewelry Ornaments Organic Soaps & Lotions Greeting & Note Cards Aprons Pillow Cases Handbags Baskets Small Paintings Wood work Cakes, Salsa and Jams Wreaths
This holiday shindig was established in 1989 with the purpose of raising money and gifts for less fortunate children. There’s a lot more to it than toys, though. Guests who attend will partake in a celebration of sorts, complete with drinks, food, music (Black & Blue Experience and DJ Breez) and mingling. Dress in your dazzling best. (Anita Overcash) $20 with an unwrapped toy; $40 with no toy; $100 for VIP
Gantt Center’s major annual fundraiser. Proceeds from the event benefit the Gantt Center Annual Fund which enables the center to provide programming to present, preserve and celebrate the arts, history and culture of African-Americans and those of African descent.
Old Town in Rock Hill will have horse drawn carriage rides, historic tours, carolers, art, theater, dance, music,a gingerbread house contest, ice skating rink, 20 tons of real snow and more during the three day festival. Free to attend.
Join the growing art scene in Charlotte's Southend and shop local this holiday season by supporting community artists at our First Friday Holiday Arts Market. Lots of good cheer, original art, culinary delights, fine crafts, pottery, soap, jewelry and more. Featuring specialty drinks from Not Just Coffee, Triple C Brewery and Roots Food Truck. Friday, December 6th, 4 to 8pm. 2104 South Blvd, Atherton Mill and Market behind Icehouse and beside of Luna's Living Kitchen. Free
Explore and/or buy local art from more than 60 artists who will be showcasing during the All Arts Market. Free to attend.http://www.nodarioty.org
Abbey chorus, voice and instrumental students present the annual Holiday with music from the medieval times to the 20th century. Contemporary songs include “Christmas Eve” by Charlotte Jazz composer Loonis McGlohon and “Have yourself a merry little Christmas”. Audience participation of familiar carols accompanied by the basilica organ is a highlight of the concert. Free. Donations acceptedhttp://www.bac.edu
25th Annual Holiday Party that raises money and delivers thousands of gifts and school supplies to less fortunate children in Charlotte. Live music from Black and Blue Experience and DJ Breez. Ticket price includes beer, wine, liquor, and food. $20 with unwrapped toy, $40 with no toy. VIP Packages available for $100. $20-$40http://www.secondstringsanta.org
The community comes together for this Musical Comedy twist on the beloved classic, A Christmas Carol. Cast members aged 10 to (we're not telling!) present their own adaptation of the classic story for Audiences of all ages! December 6th, 7th, 13th, 14th @ 7p December 8th & 15th @ 2p Tickets: onstagecharlotte.webconnex.com/scrooge Group rates upon request $12/$15 Student/Adult, Children under 5 freehttp://onstagecharlotte.webconnex.com/scrooge
Come to "See Lancaster" this holiday season and join in the joyous celebrations from North to South, East to West, and all points in between! The Red Rose Holiday Tour on the first weekend in December ushers in a magical, memory-making collage of activities for the whole family! Mark your calender, choose your route, and make your way to the Red Rose City to begin the holidays with old-fashioned fun! free admission
The 36th Annual Fourth Ward Holiday Home Tour showcases the elegant Victorians, urban condominiums, cultural institutions and historic places for which Fourth Ward is famous – all dressed in their holiday best. This walkable tour includes admission to 8 private uptown homes, along with NCDT and 7th Street Public Market. North Carolina Dance Theatre will offer sneak peak rehearsals of The Nutcracker and tour-goers will enjoy seasonal music on the porches of neighborhood homes, free horse and carriage rides, beer tastings from Olde Mecklenburg Brewery and food samples (while they last) from selected center city restaurants. $25.00http://www.fofw.org
OTC Improv’s final show of the year pokes fun at holidays and other annual shenanigans. This includes Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, and ... Canadian Boxing Day. Uh, OK. For more information, visit www.otcimprov.com. (Anita Overcash) $10-$12
Come out Saturday December 7, 2013 for the Resolute Reindeer Run as part of the Red Rose Holiday Tour! The 5K Run/Walk will benefit the Habitat for Humanity of Lancaster County. Registration is from 7:00 to 7:30 AM and the race begins at 8:00 AM. There will be cash prizes given out to the top 3 finishers Male and Female. The entry fee is $25 which includes entry, long sleeve t-shirt, walking chip, goody bag and refreshments! $25