Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops
Monday, November 13, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. (through December 24)
Bass Pro Shop
Visit Santa’s Wonderland offering free photos with Santa, family crafts and games, holiday characters and elves.
Also, don’t forget Starbucks is offering buy one get one free to help you get through your Monday.
Tuesday, November 14
10:30 – 11:00am
ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center
Fun for everyone in the family; enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help foster a love of books and reading. Family Storytime
Stories and More
Tuesday, November 14, 11:00 – noon
Great for kids ages 3-5; have fun with stories, singing, dancing, crafts, and, well… more!
Wednesday, November 15, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
McDowell Nature Preserve
So awesome, spend a family-friendly fall night by a campfire — learn about fire building and safety while enjoying a tasty treat.
On Wednesday also check out Project Harmony presented by Community School of the Arts and Charlotte Symphony Orchestra at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church at 4:00 p.m.
Thursday November 16, noon – 12:30 p.m. (every third Thursday)
Just the right amount of time when touring with your young artists — get a thirty minute free tour of one of the following museums: Harvey B. Gantt Center, Mint Museum Uptown and Bechtler Museum of Modern Art.
Toys for Tots Drive and Free Aquarium Admission
Friday, November 17, 10:00 a.m. – noon, (through December 3)
SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord
Help spread holiday cheer, hope and love and donate an unused toy with a value of $10 or more and receive a free ticket to SEA LIFE Charlotte-Concord!
Winter Wonderland at Symphony Park
November 18, times vary (through January 8), tix vary from free to $19.
Symphony Park (between SouthPark Mall and Symphony Park)
Glide into fun for the whole family at the Winter Wonderland ice skating rink, which also features holiday lights displays, Santa’s Pub (obviously), and a coffee shop. Check here for special activities.
The Polar Express
November 18, times vary, $30+ (Through Dec 22)
North Carolina Transportation Museum
Take the The Polar Express to the North Pole to meet Santa with a live reading of the story, complete with songs, hot chocolate and cookies… all aboard!
If you can’t make it to The Polar Express in Spencer, consider an uptown adventure on the big screen at Discovery Place Science’s IMAX The Polar Express screening.
** We will be back next week with our Scoop Family To D0 Thanksgiving picks but until then check these out **