The Most Popular Christmas Movies in North and South Carolina
Tis the season of Christmas movies and all things holiday joy! Now that Thanksgiving is over, it is time to enjoy the Christmas prep and gear up for the big day. One of the best parts of that is curling up on the couch, enjoying cookies, and watching some Christmas movies. Nothing like a cup of hot cocoa and a Christmas movie to cheer us all up right now. But, ever wondered what are some of the top Christmas movies? We all have our favorites, but it is nice to see which ones are the best in each state.
VV Daily Press releases information on the most popular Christmas movies in every state. And, the results are in! Using data from Rotten Tomatoes and Google Trends, they compiled the list to determine which Christmas movies are the best in each state. From Rudolph to Elf to The Polar Express, there are so many movie options to enjoy this holiday season. So, what are the highest-ranked movies in North and South Carolina? My favorite and classic, The Polar Express, took home the No. 1 spot for both North and South Carolina. I mean, what is better than a magical train ride, dancing waitresses, and an amazing story?
Interested in seeing the best Christmas movies in each state? Check out the full story here.
13 Cut Your Own Christmas Tree Farms In North Carolina
Maybe it’s the love I have for Christmas Vacation (because that movie would obviously make you romanticize getting a Christmas tree). Or Taylor Swift’s Christmas Tree Farm that is stuck in my head as I write this. But something has always seemed so magical to me about driving in the snow to pick out that most perfect of trees. Instead, my holiday tradition, which I still love because well it’s tradition, involves a shopping center lot. that doesn’t mean I can’t dream about what it would be like, eyes frozen shut and all, to cut my own Christmas tree. In hindsight, the fact that I shouldn’t be trusted with a saw could be a deterrent. But if you’d like to cut your own Christmas tree in North Carolina there are several options.
These include deep in the mountains, or closer to home near Charlotte. And these are family affairs for sure. Most of the 13 options listed below include Christmas trees (of course). But they also have Santa, hot chocolate, hayrides, shopping, and other activities. So if you think you’re going to be driving hours to spend 20 minutes finding a tree only to turn around a go home think again. You could also easily make a weekend out of some of these destinations as well. So maybe it’s time to make some new family traditions this year and skip the Walmart trees. Check out 13 places to cut your own Christmas tree here in North Carolina! (Ok a couple are technically South Carolina but we are going with distance from Charlotte!).
2022 Ultimate List Of Holiday Events In The Charlotte North Carolina Area
Thanksgiving is next week means it’s almost time for Christmas! I can already hear the chiming of the jingle bells and Mariah Carey belting ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’. In fact, the Queen City Christmas events are already in full swing! We are starting quickly. And with so many different events from parades to festivals to concerts to shopping and lights, it can be overwhelming. But we are here to help you make plans to get everything done this holiday season. Below you’ll find the ultimate list of Holiday events in the Charlotte area. Many are free and family oriented. Some are adults only. And some require tickets. But all offer a fun chance to get in the spirit of the season. After all, it’s the most wonderful time of the year.
Here is the order in which you will find events:
- Lights Displays and Major Events
- Train Rides
- Ice Skating
- Tree Lightings
- Holiday Shows, Performances, and Concerts
- Christmas Shows, Shopping, Craft Shows, Bazaars
- Town & Neighborhood Christmas Festivals
- Holiday 5Ks
**This list will be continuously updated throughout the holiday season**
Have an event you’d like included on this list? Email full info to Melanie.Day@bbgi.com.
The Ultimate List of Holiday Events In The Charlotte Area