From parades to bar crawls, Christmas in Charlotte has something in store for everyone! Charlotte Christmas events are one of the best ways to spend your winter break and why not take advantage of the slow traffic and easy-going atmosphere?

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Check out the top Christmas events in Charlotte if you want to make the most of your December and holiday season. For more things to do in Charlotte, 704Area is your go-to guide for all the best Charlotte events.

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Holly Jolly Holiday Party & Ugly Sweater Contest

on Friday, 13 Dec, 2019 12:30 PM
at Warlick Family YMCA
2221 Robinwood Rd, Gastonia, NC 28054
Attending Interested

Don your holiday attire (or ugly sweater) and join your Y friends for lunch! Bring your favorite holiday dish and enjoy our potluck style meal! Great food and entertainment to ring in the holiday season!

Nightmare Before Christmas Popup Market

on Friday, 13 Dec, 2019 5:00 PM
at Twenty-Six Acres Brewing Company
7285 Westwinds Blvd NW ,, Concord, NC 28027
Attending Interested

Holiday shopping with a theme!

Magic of Christmas and The Singing Christmas Tree

on Friday, 13 Dec, 2019 7:30 PM
at Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts
430 S Tryon St, Levine Center for the Arts, Charlotte, NC 28202
Attending Interested

The wonder of the holiday season comes to life as two of Charlotte's favorite holiday traditions join forces: Charlotte Symphony's Magic of Christmas and Carolina Voices's The Singing Christmas Tree!


Santa Hustle® North Carolina 5K, Half Marathon, and Kids Dash

on Saturday, 14 Dec, 2019 8:00 AM
at Stowe Park
24 South Main Street, Belmont, NC 28012
Attending Interested

Experience the magic of the Santa Hustle® North Carolina Presented by McDonalds on Saturday, December 14, 2019.

2019 Christmas Pawty

on Saturday, 14 Dec, 2019 11:00 AM
at Birdsong Brewing Co.
1016 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC 28206
Attending Interested may have heard about some others...but we're here to tell you...this is THE best Christmas Pawty around! Make sure to mark your calendars and plan on an AWESOME event!

3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Crawl: Charlotte

on Saturday, 14 Dec, 2019 2:00 PM
at Charlotte Bars
Charlotte, NC 28203
Attending Interested

The 3rd annual Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl is here and we want the city of Charlotte to join in on the fun. Get that Goodwill sweater, find those tacky holiday pants, and get ready to jingle bell ROCK!Ticket Includes: Ugly Sweater Event T-shirt (handed out at the after part

20th Annual Santa Bar Crawl

on Saturday, 14 Dec, 2019 3:00 PM
at City of Charlotte
Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28208
Attending Interested

20th Annual Santa Bar Crawl "It Doesn't Matter If You Are Naughty Or Nice"

81st Annual Kannapolis Christmas Parade

on Saturday, 14 Dec, 2019 6:00 PM
at Downtown Kannapolis
Downtown Kannapolis, Kannapolis, NC 28081
Attending Interested

December 14 - The 81st Annual Kannapolis Christmas Parade begins at 6 p.m. This special night time parade travels through the streets of downtown Kannapolis and usually lasts until 7:30 p.m.

4th Annual Christmas Multi Vendor Fair

on Friday, 20 Dec, 2019 12:00 PM
at Statesville Civic Center
300 South Center Street, Statesville, NC 28677
Attending Interested

This 4th annual Christmas Multi Vendor Fair is to put you at ease for your holiday shopping! 50+ vendors who are eager to help you with your shopping needs for that special someone or to treat yourself! Contest, samples and discounts for everyone!

6th Annual Cheers Charlotte Christmas Party Hosted By Brawleys

on Friday, 20 Dec, 2019 6:00 PM
at Brawley's Beverage
4620 Park Road, Charlotte, NC 28209
Attending Interested

Mark it down your calendar! The 6th Annual Cheers Charlotte Christmas is back! Brawleys will pull a few special kegs from way back in his cooler and we'll do another raffle to benefit Rural Hill.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Party

on Saturday, 21 Dec, 2019 12:00 PM
at Cavendish Brewing Company
207 N Chester St, Gastonia, NC 28052
Attending Interested

You know what it is... it's time to put on your favorite ugly Christmas sweater and come party with us!

Merry Trapmas : Christmas Karaoke Game Night

on Saturday, 21 Dec, 2019 9:00 PM
at Recess Charlotte
832 Seigle Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
Attending Interested

This Friday we are bringing in Holiday cheer at Recess Charlotte! Come out and sing your very holiday tunes and get lit with the best!

A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage

on Friday, 27 Dec, 2019 7:00 PM
at Ovens Auditorium
2700 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28205
Attending Interested

Doors 6pm. Show 7pm. All dates, acts, & ticket prices subject to change without notice. All tickets are subject to applicable service fees via all points of sale.