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December Events Around Charlotte & Lake Norman

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First of all, this is not all the events but I think these are some of the top ones in the area.  I will be updating this post throughout the month, so check back here often and make sure you are connected on Facebook.

 2nd Friday at Oak Street Mill in Cornelius, NC

  • 2nd Friday of every month, December 12th, 6-10pm
  • Cornelius’ Art Crawl presented by Bella Love
  • Art, Live Music/performances, Food Trucks, business specials, local craft beer & wine  (indoor for the colder months)
2nd Friday Art Crawl in Cornelius
 2nd Friday Art Crawl in Cornelius – Photo from BellaLove.com

Huntersville Christmas

  • December 13th, 4-8pm
  • Santa, stories from Mrs. Clause, letter writing to Santa, crafts, entertainment, Polar Express & more.  Check it out.
A Huntersville Christmas
 Photo from www.huntersville.org

Speedway Christmas

  • Now – December 30th
  • Drive the track at Lowes Motor Speedway and view over 3 million lights in over 800 displays
  • Enjoy an infield Christmas Village every Thursday – Sunday night
  • Go for Movie Night on Friday or Saturday nights
    • 12/12-12/13: National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
    • 12/19-12/20: A Christmas Story
    • 12/21-12/24 & 26-27: Frozen

Christmas Town USA – McAdenville, NC

  • Now – December 26th
  • M-F 5:30-9:30pm, Sat & Sun 5:30 – 11pm
  • The entire town is lit up for Christmas.  Drive through the town and enjoy the tiny town with a ton of lights.

Christmas at the Library – The Billy Graham Library

  • Now – December 23rd
  • M – Th 5 – 9pm, F-Sat 5 – 10pm
  • Live nativity, caroling, Christmas Story, carriage rides, lights
  • They also have a Christmas Dinner Thur – Sat.  Check out their website for details.

Christmas in Davidson

  • December 4-6, 6-9pm each night
  • Parade at 1pm on 12/6
  • Enjoy a live nativity complete with a live camel and other animals.  Carriage rides, shop & restaurants are packed, booths on the green, shows to enjoy, crafts & so much more.  We adore Christmas in Davidson and look forward to it every year.
Christmas in Davidson
 Photo from www.christmasindavidson.com

German Christmas Market at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

  • December 4-6 (4 to 9pm Thursday and Friday, 2pm to 10pm Saturday)
  • I am a huge fan of Christmas Markets in Europe so I hope this lives up to my expectations.
Photo from www.oldemeckbrew.com/
 Photo from www.oldemeckbrew.com

Candlelight Christmas at Latta Plantation

  • December 6, 6-9pm
  • Tour the plantation by candlelight and visit the Live Nativity
  • Admission is $8 Adults, $7 Seniors & Students, ages 5 and under free.

Lights on the Square – Uptown Tree Lighting

  • December 4th, 5:30-8pm
  • Tree lighting at 6:30pm
  • Pictures with Santa and all of the ACC Football mascots
  • Live performances, shoppingtasting and raffles inside Founders Hall at The Square
Lights on the Square
 Photo from Find Your Center Facebook post

December Events Around Charlotte & Lake Norman