Looking for some ways to enjoy the Holidays in the Triangle this weekend? Here's some exciting ideas to consider!

Today, December 5

  • Head over to Durham's American Tobacco Amphitheater for the 10th Annual American Tobacco Tower Lighting celebration! There may even be a visit from the jolly man himself...
  • If the NC Symphony is more your style, you won't want to miss Handel's Messiah being performed at Meymandi Concert Hall this evening at 8:00 PM!
  • Tonight is opening night for I And You at the Manbites Dog Theater in Downtown Durham! The show starts at 8:15 PM.

Saturday, December 6

  • Downtown Raleigh's Winterfest is an excellent event to share with the family! It will include ice skating, tree lighting, music, Santa's Village, carnival rides, horse carriage rides, and more!
  • Come on out for the Holiday House Tour through Chapel Hill's historic Gimghoul and Battle Park! You will see some of Chapel Hill's most beautiful historic homes, as well as Forest Theatre; the tour is from noon till 7:00 PM - don't miss out!
  • Hillsborough Holiday Parade & Lighting of the Town Tree Ceremony: the parade starts at 4:45 PM, and immediately following will be carols and stories presented in front of the old Courthouse by the Orange Community Players, plus plenty of activities for all ages!

Sunday, December 7

  • The 28th Annual Hillsborough Holiday Homecomings Tour will take place between noon and 6:00 PM. Since it falls on Pearl Harbor Day, this year's event will be in honor of Hillsborough veterans from the Revolutionary War to the Vietnam War! It's a self-guided tour that you will not want to miss!
  • The Carolina Ballet will be performing The Nutcracker at UNC Memorial Hall this Saturday AND Sunday at 2:00 PM. Purchase tickets here!
  • Cirque Dreams Holidaze at Duke Energy Center in Raleigh is the perfect family show!  

Whatever your plans may be for this weekend, we hope you stay safe and enjoy yourself to the fullest!



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