Customers can enjoy festive contests and complimentary treats, including “Poinsettias” Champagne, Danish Kringles, Christmas cupcakes, Abdallah Chocolate and McCutcheon’s pepper jelly. While stocking up on festive essentials, guests can participate in an exciting in-store scavenger hunt for a chance to win a $25 gift card or a landscape design. For more information, please visit Pike Nurseries online at www.pikenursery.com.
Join us as we celebrate the Gallery’s new look & “Handmade for the Holidays” Your first Chance to purchase Artisan Crafted Gifts Featuring: .Delicious Holiday Treats .Raffle Drawings for Artwork .Fun Holiday Demonstrations .Creative Christmas Wreath Silent Auction .FREE Admission .Live Music Free
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 liquidation sale will feature over 3,000 items! Prices will be 50% off the Charlotte Warehouse Sale prices, which are already 70-90% off their original retail prices! This results in a savings of 80-90% off original retail! free
Life Time Fitness Matthews is turning into Club LifePower for the evening. Come decorate yourself in glowing body paint and florescent swag as we turn up the night with bumpin' music and a 75 min dynamic vinyasa flow for everybody! Free Kids Glow & Flow in the Cycle Studio with purchase of adult ticket! Wear white/florescent and prepare to glow. Doors open at 6:30pm. Refreshments, raffles, music, food and fun until 9pm. Members and Non Members welcome! Tickets also available for purchase at Life Time Fitness Matthews Front Desk. $5 in advance / $8 at doorhttp://paintglowflowmatthews.eventbrite.com
Historic Gold Hill’s Merchants’ Association is sponsoring an Old-Fashioned Christmas in the Village, three days of family-oriented and fun events. Santa will be here for a special breakfast, parade and pictures. Live Christmas music each day, a live nativity scene, horse and carriage rides, Christmas story by author, Nancy Brewer, and a Miss Merry Christmas Pageant will highlight the event. People may e-mail email@example.com for further information. Free except for Horse & Carriage rides/Christmas story, $12
December 7, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. in the Neiman Marcus Wing.
Come tour an exceptional array of six beautiful homes each uniquely decorated for the holiday season. This home tour celebrates not only the interior design and architecture of the houses but the individual styles of holiday decor of the homeowners. Tickets $15 available at the Arts Council, 704-484-2787. A delicious lunch will be available for $5 at the Arts Center from 11-1pm during the Home Tour. $15
Join food historian Clarissa Clifton, from Latta Plantation, in the kitchen house as she demonstrates and discusses the unique history of food and its association with the holidays. Clarissa will be on hand to answer visitor's questions and share her passion for epicurean history. Free
Mr. and Mrs. Claus are stopping by the Vineyard again this year! Bring your camera to take pictures with them. We will also have gift baskets and unique gifts, local artists and vendors, mulled wine, cookies, juice, and Christmas Carol Karaoke. All of the festivities will take place outside under the pavilion, so make sure to dress for the weather. Event Details Location: Rocky River Vineyards Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013 Time: 1pm-6pm Admission: Free Only 20 minutes from Charlotte. Free Admissionhttp://www.rockyrivervineyards.com
Under the guidance of our pastry pros, families will design and assemble their gingerbread homes with delectable and edible decorations. Refreshments and small bites (including our signature popovers!) will be served. Don’t miss out on what is sure to become a favorite holiday tradition for years to come. Space is limited. To reserve your spot, please call (704) 972-4380. The cost to participate is $45 per family/house and includes a gingerbread house, decorations, refreshments and small bites.http://e2hospitality.com/blt-steak-charlotte/870/
December 7, from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. in Circle Court. Guests are invited to enjoy holiday cookies, listen to holiday stories read by Mrs. Claus and have a holiday photo taken with Mrs. Claus! Attendees can come early or stay late to get holiday photos with Santa in Center Court*. *Package pricing applies; for hours and prices, visit www.simon.com
Craft & food vendors, carnival rides, inflatables and more. Small fee for rides
We’ve got a hot spot. Join us for the best FREE and open to the public tailgate party for the ACC Championship! We roll up the doors providing a fully-staffed bar, indoor seating, live music on an outdoor stage, activities, a live WFNZ broadcast and loads of flat-screen TVs with sports programming, all in the path of the stadium. free
Space is limited; Reservations required Some lucky children will celebrate with Santa during one of the Garden’s most exciting days of the Christmas Season. Children can join the holiday sing-along and storytime, decorate cookies and make a gift for someone special on their list. It’s a special day for Santa and the kids! Price includes admission to evening lights and festivities Members, $20; Non-members $25