Carowinds’ Inaugural WinterFest Holiday Festival in Fort Mill
November 24, 2017
Friday 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM (weekly Friday through Sunday until Dec 30, 2017)
300 Carowinds Blvd.
Fort Mill, South Carolina 29708
Carowinds’ Inaugural WinterFest Holiday Festival
Carowinds will be magically transformed into a winter wonderland full of enchantment and holiday cheer! Become immersed in the season’s spirit with spectacular holiday lights and décor, world-class live entertainment, luscious treats and fanciful experiences throughout the park. Visit carowinds.com for ticket information and the full list of WinterFest events.
Cost: Payment required – carowinds.com/tickets
Categories: Kids & Family | Holiday
This event repeats weekly Friday through Sunday until Dec 30, 2017: Nov 24, Nov 25, Nov 26
The Polar Express Train Ride
November 24, 2017 to December 22, 2017
Take the train to the North Pole to meet Santa with a live reading of the story The Polar Express, complete with songs from the movie. Hot chocolate and cookies will be served. Open on weekends with extended days Dec. 14-22. Dress rehearsal tickets available for discounted price on Nov. 17. See website for full schedule.
North Carolina Transportation Museum
411 S. Salisbury Ave. Spencer, NC
Holidays at the Garden
November 24, 2017 to December 31, 2017
05:00 PM until 09:00 PM
The Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is turned into a winter wonderland. Over 600,000 lights will decorate the space with sparkling fountains and twinkling trees. Also enjoy live music, shopping, food, fires, and a model train display. Carriage rides are available Thurs.-Sun. for an additional cost.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
6500 S. New Hope Road Belmont,NC
Winter Wonderland South Park
November 24, 2017 to January 7, 2018
Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Rink is an open-air holiday experience nestled between South Park Mall and Symphony Park. It features a 5,000 square for ice skating rink, a pub and a coffee shop and features live music, special events, guests and activities.
See website for hours.
$12 for admission, $5 for skate rental
4400 Sharon Rd NC
One Hundred Years of Christmas
November 24, 2017 to November 25, 2017
10:00 AM until 04:00 PM
This living Christmas history event features the 1800 period plantation home decorated in traditional holiday decor, and dressed re-enactors who demonstrate how the festivities changed in the 100 years between the colonial days to the antebellum days.
$8-$9; free for children under 5
Historic Latta Plantation
5225 Sample Road Huntersville, NC
The Sound of Music
November 24, 2017 to November 26, 2017
Watch the story of Maria and the Von Trapps unfold in Belk Theater.
See website for showtimes.
130 N. Tryon St. NC
Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
700 West C. Street Kannapolis, NC 28081
Phone: 704-920-4343 | 704-920-4343