Looking for some fun holiday activities this weekend in the Charlotte, North Carolina metro area?
Look no further! Here are six events that are sure to put you in the holiday spirit.
#1 SANTA PHOTO DAYS AT PETSMART
Have a picture taken with your four-legged family members at your local Petsmart this weekend and next. It's fun and it's free! What's not to like about free? 13 Petsmart stores are participating in Santa Photo Days in the Charlotte metro area.
#2 LIGHT UP MILLBRIDGE IN WAXHAW
Awarded the 2017 North Carolina Community of the Year distinction, Millbridge sponsors it's annual Light Up Millbridge evening on Saturday, December 9th from 5:30pm till 8:30 pm. 4,000+ luminaries will light the streets of MillBridge, leading visitors through the area’s only functioning covered bridge to a majestic 16-foot evergreen tree aglow with holiday lights. Plus: Horse-drawn carraige rides, hot chocolate and s'mores, and a very special visit from Santa!
#3 BELMONT CHRISTMAS VILLAGE
Belmont Christmas Village takes place on Friday, December 8th from 6:00 pm till 9: 00 pm in historic, downtown Belmont. (Downtown Belmont Historic District has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1996, and also contains roughly 264 buildings and 2 structures that were built between 1850 and 1949.) Fun, food, entertainment... something for everyone.
#4 WAXHAW CHRISTMAS PARADE
The annual Waxhaw Christmas Parade takes place in historic downtown Waxhaw on the second Sunday of December (12/10/2017) at 3:00 pm. The beloved parade features local school marching bands and floats by hundreds of businesses and members of the community. Downtown Waxhaw is transformed into a winter wonderland each year with over 500,000 lights turning the town into a winter wonderland.
#5 CHRISTMAS PAWTY IN NODA
Hosted by NODA Bark and Board and Great Dane Friends of Ruff Love, NODA's Christmas Pawty offers snacks, beer wine, holiday shopping and an opportunity to have your dog's 2017 Christmas picture taken ($20 with all proceeds going to the Great Dane Friends of Ruff Love). Christmas Pawty is on Saturday, December 9th from 11:00 am till 4:00 pm
#6 WEINACHTSMARKT AT OLDE MECKLENBURG BREWERY
For three weekends in December Charlotte's Olde Mecklenburg Brewery transforms into a German-inspired Christmas Market, with more than 40 vendors selling gifts and baked goods from open-air booths. The event is free, kid-friendly, and pet-friendly. Like the Christmas markets of Nuremburg, Germany, OMB's Weihnachtsmarkt features fresh beer on tap (including winter seasonal brews Dunkel & Yule Bock) and Gluhwein, a mulled red wine served hot and fresh.
This information about 6 fun holiday things to do in Charlotte this weekend is brought to you courtesy of Nina Hollander and Carolinas Realty Partners, RE/MAX Executive, your Charlotte metro area real estate consultants.
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