christmas

ICYMI: 18 ways to entertain your out of town guests in Charlotte this Christmas

This post was originally published on December 8, 2016. If you’ve always celebrated Christmas in one place, shaking up that routine can be uncomfortable...

5 Charlotte restaurants that are taking care of Christmas breakfast, lunch and dinner for you

If you don’t want to clean up more than the wrapping paper that will inevitably litter your living room floor next Sunday morning, these five spots have...

For every picture taken in front of this family’s Christmas display, $1 will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association

Since 2009, the Carroll family has been collecting Christmas inflatables to litter their yard with every Christmas. When they entered into a “friendly...

Vintage Charlotte’s Christmas pop-up market opens in Latta Arcade today. Peek inside

Starting today, VTGCLT Pop is taking over a small space in Latta Arcade to help you check off each item for everyone on your nice list. The market will run...

How to make balls like you see on Hillside

You’ve almost certainly seen festive holiday light balls around town this time of year. Typically hanging in an impressive oak on an equally impressive...

Here’s why the Christmas Village has white tents instead of the promised wooden huts

The Christmas Village at Romare Bearden Park has been roasted online for not being as magical as advertised. One of the major points of contention is that all...

OMB’s Christmas market comes to life today. Here’s the schedule and a complete list of vendors

The tree has been lit and the Yule Bock released, which means OMB’s Weihnachtsmarkt will come to life this afternoon. The festivities start at 4 p.m. and...

Refreshed: Christmas lights in Charlotte that would even delight the Grinch

When I moved to Charlotte five years ago, I learned quickly: Christmas lights are a big deal here. Driving to look at them on a cold night is akin to...

7 Christmas trees you need to see around Charlotte before the season is over, plus their lighting schedules

Thanksgiving is over, which means it’s officially okay to watch Elf, listen to Michael Bublé’s Christmas album on repeat and load up the car to go...

King of Pops will deliver Christmas trees and pops to your door beginning this Friday

What do you do when your frozen product isn’t in high demand in the frigid winter months? Add Christmas trees, obviously. King of Pops has a smart little...

Romare Bearden Park becomes a German-style Christmas Village next week. A comprehensive guide to the festivities

A new Charlotte tradition is taking shape this holiday season and people are a little bit excited about it. The inaugural Charlotte Christmas Village will...

OMB will turn into a Christmas market for three weekends in December

Once they’ve lit the tree on the first of the month, Olde Mecklenburg Brewery will turn into a traditional German holiday market for three weekends in...