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HONG KONG - NOVEMBER 29: The Statue Square Christmas Tree is displayed at the 2018 Hong Kong Pulse Light Festival on November 29, 2018 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Zhizhao Wu/Getty Images for Hong Kong Tourism Board)

During the holidays you might have visitors coming to town, or going out on a date and needing some suggestions.

There are so many things to do in Charlotte, North Carolina this holiday season, but don’t let it overwhelm you! Here are a few suggestions and must-dos depending on your likes.

There’s the Southern Christmas show. It’s the city’s largest holiday shopping event with entertainment, shops, and more. Running November 8th – 18th. Holiday on ice. They turn the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza into an ice skating rink, it opens for the holiday season on November 16th. The Polar Express train ride – it brings your favorite holiday movie to life and makes you feel like a kid again from November 16-18, 23-25; November 30 – December 2, 7-9, 13-22.  Speedway Christmas.

Charlotte Motor Speedway turns into Christmas with over 3 million lights. 3.5 miles of pure holiday joy. Running November 18th – December 31st.


First African American, one-woman syndicated radio host in the Southeast region for major broadcast networks. Over the past 23 years my passion and perseverance has lead me to reach and relate to demographics spanning, Sports stations, Country, Hip-hop, R & B, Gospel, Adult Contemporary & Top 40 radio stations. I have a unique way of setting the tone, and people feel comfortable telling their story,