Carowinds Winterfest: Fort Mill, SC

Gather with friends and family to make lifelong memories at Carowinds' WinterFest. Savor the season with festive ambiance and fun holiday activities including a holiday light displays replete with millions of shimmering lights, ice skating, family activities, live entertainment, holiday-inspired comfort food and beverages, and select attractions. Play holiday-themed games and catch the season's festive…

Christmas at the Library: Charlotte, NC

The Billy Graham Library in Charlotte presents their annual Christmas at the Library celebration. Activities include a live Nativity, petting zoo, horse-drawn carriage rides, story time, Christmas dinner, carolers and more. In addition to the Christmas-only activities, the Billy Graham Library’s ongoing attractions are available for extended hours during Christmas. It takes place through December…

Duke Diya Awaaz: Durham, NC

The student organization Duke Diya presents their annual production "Awaaz 2022: The Adventures of Sheila Holmes." Every year, Duke Diya puts on Awaaz, the largest student-run production. Awaaz is a showcase of South Asian culture, featuring incredible performances using South Asian music and dance styles, speakers, and more. This year, Awaaz will be on December…

Tosco Music Holiday Party: Charlotte, NC

Come celebrate the season with an evening of music! Tosco Music Parties feature an eclectic mix of more than a dozen performers and plenty of audience singalongs. Enjoy your favorite holiday classics and traditional Christmas carols delivered in a variety of musical genres. The show is at the Knight Theater in Charlotte and begins at…

WRAL First Night Raleigh 2023

Bring in the New Year with the family friendly activities of First Night Raleigh beginning in the afternoon of December 31, 2022, in Downtown Raleigh. There will be food, vendors, music, performers, kids’ activities, and more. Details at firstnightraleigh.com.

Blowing Rock WinterFest

The 25th annual Blowing Rock WinterFest takes place from January 26-29, 2023 in Boone, NC. The fest features silent auction and raffle, arts and crafts, holiday themed activities, cork and canvas, concerts and performers, a polar bear plunge in Chetola Lake, ice-carvings, chili cook-off, wine tastings, auctions, and more. The fest is also a fundraiser…