Time to sparkle and enjoy some fun events in and around the Triangle. So gather friends and family and put on your HOHOHO

Here are some events you might want to ‘calendar’ in advance. We are trying to keep this updated.Please double check times and dates 🙂

Nov 21,2019 Open House Cameron Village, Raleigh 5-8pm

Nov 22-through Dec to Jan 2018 Koka Booth Amphitheater- Chinese Lantern Festival to end of year (not to be missed) 

Nov 23 2019  Raleigh Christmas Parade– Downtown Raleigh Starts at 10. 

Nov 22, Cary Tree Lighting Waverly Place, 6-8:30 pm

Nov 22-23 Park West Village Winter Wonderland

Nov 22 Zebulon Tree Lighting 6-9pm


Nov 23 North Hills Tree Lighting 3:30-7:30 and Holiday Sip and Shop 12 -4 pm

Nov 23 Raleigh Tree Lighting 6-8pm Duke Energy Center

Nov 27,2019 The Brian Setzer Orchestra’s Annual Christmas Rock

Nov 30 The Hip Hop Nutcracker, Durham DPAC

Nov 29 Jim Graham Bldg, Christmas Carousel Holiday Gift Market 9noon

Nov 30-Dec 8 2019, Raleigh  Snow White Duke Performing Arts Centre

Dec 6, Morrisville Tree Lighting, Town Hall 7-8:30 pm

Dec 1-4 A Christmas Story, Cary Arts Center

Dec 1 2019 Holiday Bazaar Carrboro

Dec 6 & 7 2019  Handels Messiah, Duke Performing Arts Center

Dec 7 Cary  Ol’ Time Winter Festival noon, Downtown Cary

Dec 2, Raleigh, Sleigh Rides & Cider,Raleigh City Farm

Dec 1 2019 Light Up The Night Hillsborough Holiday Parade 4:15

Dec 1 2019 Motown Christmas, Carolina Theater 8pm

Dec 7 2019 Wake Forest Downtown Open House 10am start

Dec 7 Page Walker Victorian Open House, 4-6pm free 119 Ambassador Loop Cary

Dec 5 2019 Plenty of holiday movies  at Cary Theatre

Dec 2,2019 Raleigh, Rialto Theatre, ELF, the movie 7pm

Dec 6 2019  Brier Creek Annual Tree Lighting Party 6-9

Dec 6 2019 Light Up Main in Garner 6-8pm

Dec 7 2019 Grinch Candy Cane Hunt, Fred Bond Park

Dec 7 Apex Rotary Christmas Parade 5-6pm

Dec 6 2019 Morrisville Christmas Tree Lighting 6pm

Dec 7 2019 Sleigh Rides and Cider at Historic Oak View County.Raleigh

Dec 7 2019 Carrboro Elf Market 10-4

Dec 4, 8,11, 15 2019  4 to 9pm each day Pullen Park is decorated with thousands of lights and transformed. Enjoy the lights, a  train ride, an ice covered sledding hill,carousel rides, crafts, and visit with Santa. Lots going on.

Dec 6 2019 EVENING WITH ELVES – Marbles Kids Museum

Dec 6 2019 Wendell Wonderland 5-9pm

Dec 7 2019 Cary Christmas Tree Lighting and Variety Show 6pm start

Dec 7 2019 Cary, Bond Park Grinch Candy Cane Hunt, 1-2 pm

Dec 7,2019 Bahama Christmas Parade Sat, 10:00 AM – 11:59 PM

Dec 8 2019 Boylan Heights Art Walk Noon-5

Dec 8 2019 Fuquay Varina Holiday Parade 3-5pm

Dec 14 2019 Town of Cary Santa Claus Parade 2-4pm Academy

Dec 14 2019  Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade 10 a.m. at Morehead Planetarium on E. Franklin Street 

Saturday @Niche, Christmas Parade Day, Mulled Wine

Dec 14, 2019 Holiday Pops! Cary Arts Center Sat, 7:30 – 9:30 

Dec 14,15  Gingerbread Jamboree, Marbles Museum Raleigh 

Dec 14,15 2019 Durham DPAC, The Nutcracker

Dec 13 2019, The 12th Annual St. Nicholas European Christmas Market  from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Dec 22 2019 Raleigh Ringers Concert, Duke Performing Center

Dec 15 2019 Mordecai Holiday Tour 10-4 Open House, free

Dec 9, Raleigh Santa at North Hills 1-3pm Christmas Tree Lot

Dec 9 Garner Great Gift Show 

Dec 14 Wake Forest Christmas Parade 1pm

Dec 14 & 15 2019 Historic Oakwood Tour Tucker House -Sharon Lewis favorite!

Dec 14 2019  Concert Singers Present Holiday Pops 7:30 101 Dry Ave, Cary

Dec 14 2019 Holly Springs Christmas Parade 11am Main Street

Dec 14 2019  Durham’s Holiday Parade and Fun Fest noon

Dec 13 & 14 Durham- Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker, Carolina Theatre, 7pm

Dec 15 2019 4-midnight The Snowman: Film, plus live music by the Triangle…Cary Arts Center

Dec 15 Holly Springs Suggly Sweater 5 K Run, Sugg Farm

Dec 15, Raleigh Museum of Art,Holiday Family Fun

Dec 15-17 Cary Ballet’s The Nutcracker Suite 101 Dry Ave,Cary

Dec 15 Durham Holiday Pops Concert

Dec 18,19  Moscow Ballet, Carolina Theater

Dec 18-22 2019 A Christmas Carol DPAC

December 21 – Holly Springs Artisan Market 9:30-12
hosted by the Holly Springs Chamber of Commerce

Dec 31 The Avett Brothers, PNC arena

Dec 31, Chapel Hill Ring in the New Year, Morehead Planetarium 4-6 pm moreheadplanetarium.org

Dec 31 First Night Raleigh Super fun event. In Raleigh the city drops the Acorn for little ones at 9 and adults at midnight 

Raleigh is known as The City of Oaks-hence the Acorn Drop!

Tree Lightings Summary