Site tours include an optional 15 minute introductory video, a guided tour of the plantation home and a self-guided tour of the grounds.
Have a comic book nerd in the family? Or, are you the one with comic wants and needs? Vendors gather to sell and trade new and vintage comic books and comic book-related items. Looking for a special toy or action figure to add to the bookshelf? You’ll find all kinds of things here. And, don’t forget to dress up. Clubs created around Star Wars, Star Trek and Ghostbusters will be there, too. For more information, visit www.charlottecomicon.com. $5; free for kids 12 and under.
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
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.
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
A couple rediscovers the meaning of Christmas upon being stuck in a diner due to a snowstorm. 12-20
The Christmas light show is even bigger and better in its seventh year. Speedway Christmas will have over 3,000,000 lights with a new and greatly improved lights-to-music drive-thru section along the 3.5-mile course! Open every Thursday-Sunday and all Christmas week, the Christmas Village includes a petting zoo, Bethlehem village, horse-drawn wagon rides, photos with Santa, and more. We have also expanded our movie nights to every village night – Thursday through Sunday! Come see Christmas classics like "A Christmas Story" and "Frozen" During the "FOX 46 Movie Nights" on the giant 16,000-square-foot high-definition TV!http://www.charlottemotorspeedway.com/tickets/speedway-christmas/
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
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/
A snowstorm hits the town, causing the band members of The Flats & Sharps to take cover in a old diner. Everyone else stuck in the diner help each other re-discover the true meaning of Christmas. $12 - $23