20 Things To Do In & Around Cabarrus County This December
Dec 01, 2018 06:01AM
By Emma Eldridge
Let us help you celebrate the season to the fullest! We've put together 20 things in the Cabarrus County area to consider doing this December 2018.
Christmas Fun - Parades, Lights, and More - For the Whole Family!'Tis the season to be jolly with the family! We've got some fun events for the whole family to enjoy this holiday season like the 14th Annual Festival of Trees, the 80th Annual Kannapolis Christmas Parade, Santa's Wonderland, and so much more! Tell them Santa sent you!
Join us in Downtown Concord for a festive day of holiday cheer! Free horse-drawn wagon rides for young and old, alike. Children can participate in a Gingerbread Candy Hunt where they visi... Read More »
You are invited to join us for the 14th Annual Festival of Trees, presented by the Mariam Hayes Society and benefiting the Boys & Girls Club of Cabarrus County. Through the generous s... Read More »
December 8 - The 80th Annual Kannapolis Christmas Parade presented by Cannon Pharmacy begins at 6 p.m. This special night time parade travels through the streets of downtown Kannapolis an... Read More »
The Winterland Express train runs every evening from November 24th – December 30th (closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day) from 6-9 p.m., Sundays – Thursdays, and from 6 – 10 p.m., Frida... Read More »
Speedway Christmas has returned to Charlotte Motor Speedway, and it’s bigger and better than ever! The ninth edition of Charlotte’s spectacular drive-through light show features more tha... Read More »
Christmas Fun For The Littles!
One of our favorite parts of the Christmas season is the way a child's face lights up when they visit Santa, decorate a cookie, or hear their favorite Christmas story told to then. We've got a little bit of each for the littles in your life. Remember, Santa's making a list and he's checking it twice!
Bring the kids to enjoy free cookies with Santa in The Galleries this Wednesday, December 6, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.! They provide Santa, you bring the kids and camera! Their Santa is ... Read More »
Grouchmas greetings! 'Tis the season for your heart to grow two sizes! Grab the family and join us for a reading of "How the Grinch Stole Christmas."We'll make crafts, play games, and min... Read More »
Christmas Concerts & Performances!
Nothing brings the Christmas season to life quite like Christmas songs and stories, are we right? We've got the The Barefoot Movement Holiday Show and two other Christmas shows picked out for you to have a fa la la la good time!
Back by popular demand, this young, fun bluegrass band will return to the Davis for 2 shows! Read More »
The 50 voice Piedmont Choral Society presents its Christmas Concert series featuring elegant arrangements of familiar carols and seasonal favorites, accompanied by professional instrument... Read More »
In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids--probably the most inventively awful kids in history. ... Read More »
Christmas Odds & Ends!
We took a look around the county and found that there was a whole lot more Christmas fun to be had! Reed Gold Mine is having a special candlelight tour and there's the Frostbite 5K that benefits the Cannon Memorial YMCA Annual Support Campaign. Take your pick and join the fun!
Ongoing EventsHave you checked out these events? Which one(s) have you gone to? Tell us in the comments! If you haven't, it's the perfect time to check them out!
• Open year-round. Fresh local produce, honey, free-range eggs, antibiotic- and hormone-free beef, chicken and pork. Read More »
The 4th Saturday of the month is Small Business Saturday in Historic Downtown Concord. Make a purchase in any of the participating businesses in Downtown Concord and enter a drawing to wi... Read More »
Don't see your favorite included? Please share your event with us by posting to our calendar. It's free and a great way to spread the word!