By Rachel Hoeing

Merry Christmas to all! We hope this day is joyful and peaceful for all of you.

If you want to find holiday events this week in Greensboro, High Point, Winston-Salem, Burlington, and surrounding areas, look no further. This week is filled with Kwanzaa, Christmas, and New Year’s events for you and your family to celebrate! See the holiday lights, attend a Kwanzaa festival, and celebrate New Year’s Eve adult style or with the kids!

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Coming up this week ….

Dec. 25 – Jan. 1, 2017

Adult New Year’s Eve Celebrations
Childress Vineyards Black Tie Affair, Lexington
Denim & Diamonds NYE Party, Centennial Station, High Point
New Years Eve at Breathe Lounge, Kernersville
New Years Eve at Gia Drink Eat Listen, Greensboro
New Years Eve at Mac’s Speed Shop, Greensboro
New Year’s Eve at Reboot Arcade, Winston-Salem
New Year’s Eve at Wise Man Brewing, Winston-Salem
New Year’s Eve Celebration at Village Inn Event Center, Clemmons
New Year’s Eve Dinner & Party, Mac & Nelli’s, Winston-Salem
New Year’s Eve Extravaganza, Old North State Winery, Mount Airy
New Year’s Eve O.Henry Jazz, O.Henry Hotel, Greensboro
New Years Eve Party With D-Railed, Penny’s Place, King
New Year’s Eve Party w/ The Pop Guns, Old Nick’s Pub, Lewisville
New Year’s Eve with The GBs, Medaloni Cellars, Lewisville
The Ball (NYE Formal), The W on Elm, Greensboro
WS Symphony: Bob’s NYE Toast – Winston-Salem
WS Symphony: New Year’s Eve – Winston-Salem

Kid’s/Family New Year’s Eve Celebrations
Family NYE at Sparetime, Greensboro
Happy Noon Year at the Kathleen Clay Edwards Library, Greensboro
New Year’s Eve at Boxcar Bar + Arcade, Greensboro (Kid Friendly during daytime)
New Year’s Eve at the Mount Airy Museum of Regional History, Mount Airy
New Year’s Eve Celebration at Beech Mountain Resort, Beech Mountain
New Year’s Eve Makerspace at Glenwood Library, Greensboro
New Years Late Skate, Skateland of Clemmons
Night of Superheroes Gala benefitting Kisses for Kate, Radison Hotel, High Point
Noon Year’s Eve at Kaleideum Downtown, Winston-Salem
Pancakes & PJ’s, The Porch, Winston-Salem
Rocking Noon Year’s Eve, Greensboro Children’s Museum

Kwanzaa Events
City-wide Kwanzaa Celebration, Locations throughout Winston-Salem
*Visit website to see each day’s activities and the location (Dec. 26 – Jan. 1, 2018)
Greensboro’s 7 Day Kwanzaa Celebration, Bethel AME Church, Greensboro
*Events every day: 5 – 8pm (Dec. 26 – 30) 3-6pm (Dec. 31 – Jan. 1, 2018)

Family Fun & Light Displays
Christmas Town USA – McAdenville (ends December 26)
Curiazza Holiday Lights 2017 – Gibsonville
Denton Farmpark Country Christmas Train – Denton Farmpark, Denton (ends December 27)
Early Resolution Fun Run 5K – Greensboro
friYAY HolidaysLeBauer Park, Greensboro
Holidays at the Garden – Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, Belmont
It’s a Wonderful Life-The Radio Play – Sunset Theatre, Asheboro
Life-Sized Candy Land – Glenn McNairy Branch, Greensboro
No School Skate Day – Winston-Salem
Piedmont Winterfest Ice Skating – Greensboro
Running of the Lights – Tanglewood Park, Winston-Salem
Piedmont Winterfest Ice Skating – Greensboro
Speedway Christmas – Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord
Sunset Hills Lights –Sunset Hills neighborhood, Greensboro
Tanglewood Festival of Lights – Tanglewood Park, Clemmons
The Polar Express Train Ride – Bryson City
Tweetsie Christmas – Tweetsie Railroad, Blowing Rock
Zootastic’s Christmas Wonderland of Lights, Troutman

Holiday Tours
Christmas Tours at Körner’s Folly – Kernersville
Early Victorian Christmas Tours at Blandwood Mansion – Greensboro
Holidays at Reynolda – Reynolda House Museum of Art, Winston-Salem
Self-Guided Holiday Tours – Old Salem

Winter Break Camps
CTG’s 2017 Winter Break Camp – Community Theatre of Greensboro
Draw & Learn Winter WorkshopsShelf Life Art & Supply Co, Greensboro
Flight Skills Camp – Hart Gymnastics, King
Miller Park Rec Winter Camp – Winston-Salem
Preschool Fun Camp – Hart Gymnastics, King
School’s Out Tumbletime, Tumblebee’s Gym, Greensboro
Winter Break Tennis Clinics, Hester Park, Greensboro
Winter Break Kids Camp, Salem Gymnastics & Swim, Winston-Salem
Winter Day Camps – Kaleideum North. Winston-Salem
Winter is Coming to Hogwarts Camp – Little Blank Canvas, High Point
Winter Nature Camp – Piedmont Environmental Center, High Point



Related Links:

2017 Triad Holiday Light Displays and Parades
Local Event Calendar
Where to Find Santa in the Triad