From music festivals, car races, history, heritage, food and everything in between. Here's your guide.
White Christmas Music and Lyrics by IRVING BERLIN, Book by DAVID IVES and PAUL BLAKE A timeless tale of joy and goodwill filled with Irving Berlin’s call songs, topped off with glorious dancing and lots of snow makes this a show a holiday classic for all audiences! Irving Berlin’s White Christmas is the story of Bob and Phil, two showbiz buddies putting on a production in a picturesque Vermont Inn after World War II. In the bargain, these two meet…Find out more »
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol A Ghostly Christmas Story by Tom Mula “Marley was dead to begin with. That must be clearly understood or nothing wonderful can come of this story.” Finally we get to hear the tale of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol told from Marley’s perspective, which is wonderful indeed. Desperate and locked in a torment of his own creation, Marley gets one chance for redemption. He must redeem his former partner, Ebenezer Scrooge. This begins a journey of laughter…Find out more »
The Santaland Diaries *Recommended for mature audience due to language and subject matter This outrageous holiday comedy stars Crumpet, a rebel without a Claus, who recounts his true-life tale of being an out-of-work writer doing a stint as a Macy’s department store elf. His encounters, as an Elf during the season of forced joy, have become a delightful cult classic for those in need of a holly-jolly antidote! A delightfully absurd look at the commercial Christmas season, Sedaris’ sharp and…Find out more »
Jonesborough’s Annual Celebration of Trees Returns Twinkling lights, the scent of Fraser firs, handcrafted ornaments and lovely Christmas decorations are filling the shops and store fronts of downtown Jonesborough. The annual Celebration of Trees, a unique exhibit of beautifully decorated Christmas trees, will be held in Historic Jonesborough December 2-27. This year’s exhibit begins at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center where 6 beautifully decorated live trees will be on display within the Old Town Emporium Gift Shop. These trees are…Find out more »
12 Days of free KidX events is going on now until Friday, December 13th. We’ve got a new activity planned everyday for your kiddos to enjoy! Visit our Facebook Event here for more information! The countdown is on! 12 Days of KidX is just around the corner and we cannot wait to share all we have planned for your family. Every weekday we will have small activities leading up to bigger events happening on the weekends! We’ve got everything from crafts to…Find out more »
• December 6th, 7th, 13th & 14th: 4:30 pm to 8pm Candlelight Christmas Experience Christmas in 1791 with unique and intimate candlelight tours of the historic Cobb House.Find out more »
“Rocky Mount Celebrates the Holidays with Candlelight Christmas” Come experience an old-fashioned Christmas at Rocky Mount’s annual “Candlelight Christmas” event, taking place the evenings of December 6th & 7th, and 13th & 14th. Rocky Mount State Historic Site’s “Candlelight Christmas” tours are a chance to look back at a simpler time, in which guests will travel back to Christmas Eve of 1791 when the Cobb family home is adorned with handmade decorations of greenery and lit by candles.…Find out more »