NC Christmas Festival and Parade
The Unity Group of North Brunswick in Leland presents the 21th annual NC Christmas Festival and Parade on December 13 and 14, 2013.
December 13, 2013 the Lighting of the Christmas Tree will be at 6 PM followed by a dance at the Town of Leland Park.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 the NC Christmas Parade will start at 10 AM on Village Rd., Leland, NC.
Festivities, entertainment, arts and crafts, and pictures with Santa Claus will continue after the parade at Leland Town Hall Park.
For more information please visit: www.ncchristmasfestival.com
To volunteer or to be a vendor visit the above website or call 910-371-9921.
Polar Express Holiday Show
The Polar Express Holiday Show at the Wilmington Railroad Museum in historic downtown Wilmington NC is an annual family favorite featuring a reading of the classic story, a visit from Santa Claus, a special "first gift," treats for kids and hot chocolate for all. Pre-registration required. Readings at 4:30pm and 5:30pm each day.
December 21-22, 2013
Enchanted Airlie Gardens
ENCHANTED AIRLIE GARDENS
A Wilmington tradition since 2005, guests from around the world have visited Airlie Gardens from Thanksgiving to Christmas to take in the sparkling sights and festive sounds of the season. Guests will experience a 0.5m stroll through the Gardens, on a self-guided tour while feasting their eyes on a spectacular array of lights and holiday displays. Also in attendance, Santa Claus himself, and a few local food and beverage vendors with coffee, hot chocolate, popcorn, cookies and more! In 2013, Enchanted Airlie will run every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from Nov. 29th – Dec. 21st, as well as Wednesday, Dec. 18th and Sunday, Dec. 22nd. There are two run-times per evening, 5-7pm and 7-9pm. To purchase tickets to Enchanted Airlie call 910-798-7700.