Chapel Hill, NC – The Holidays are here again! I am ready for a wonderful season. If you’re looking for a bit of holiday sparkle, here are a few places to get into the spirit this weekend.
The Chapel Hill Holiday Parade
The parade starts at Morehead Planetarium, winds down Franklin Street all the way to Carrboro’s Town Hall. Grab a seat on the curb and enjoy the floats, bands, and performers from the community! For information visit www.chapelhillj
- When: Saturday, December 10th from 10 a.m. to noon
Holiday House Tour
Presented by the Preservation Society of Chapel Hill – This year’s annual Holiday House Tour will highlight the Greenwood neighborhood, a community that embodies the vision of one of North Carolina’s most celebrated literary figures, Paul Green.The tour includes eight historic homes.
- When: December 10 & 11, 2011 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
- For more info: visit www. chapelhillprese
Christmas Holiday Shoppe at St. Thomas More School
Come to the popular, much-anticipated annual holiday craft show featuring 60 talented artisans and crafters from throughout North Carolina. The raffle, bake sale, Reindeer Cafe, Candy Cane Coffee Bar and Christmas music add festive flair. Free admission.
- Where: St. Thomas More School, (919) 493-4157
- When: Saturday, December 10th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Breakfast with Santa at The Carolina Inn
Santa is coming to The Carolina Inn. A festive Carolina Inn breakfast will undoubtedly usher in the Christmas magic for young and old alike. Magicians and face painters will be on hand to entertain everyone. Each child is welcome to sit on Santa’s lap and share their Christmas wish list. Every child will leave with a holiday treat.
- When: December 10th, 11th, 18th, 23rd, 24th from 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
- More Info: $25 Adults 13 and up, $20 Children 4-12, Complimentary for children 3 and under
- Reservations Required: Reserved Seating. Get Tickets HERE
Morehead Holiday Concert Series
Morehead is creating a new tradition with holiday concerts under a star-filled fulldome theatre. Morehead introduces its Holiday Stars Concert Series, with unique musical performances for three weekends in December. Check the website for performance dates and times.
- Where: Morehead Planetarium and Science Center
- More info: moreheadplanetarium.org