What do you get when you combine an Olde Town filled with charming shops, festive music, smiling faces, crafts galore, yummy food, holiday decor, local wines, Santa, over 475 holiday merchants with gifts for all ages and enough fun to last all year? You get the 51st annual Southern Christmas Show! All under one roof, and waiting to welcome you. 

Dates & Hours

Sundays and Tuesday: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
All other days: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Veterans Day: 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Monday, November 12 ONLY)
Senior's Day: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (Tuesday, November 13 ONLY)
Preview Night - Wednesday, November 7, 2018: 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
*Discount and Complimentary Tickets will not be accepted for this evening.

NEW! VIP Shopper Morning
Friday, November 9 & Wednesday, November 14
8:00am - 10:00am
Adults $24 online or at the door
NO wagons, strollers, carts allowed!
*Discount and Complimentary Tickets will not be accepted on these mornings.

Show Location

The Park Expo and Conference Center
800 Briar Creek Road
Charlotte, NC 28205


You can find directions by clicking here.


General Parking: $8.00 at the gate. Cash only.
Valet Parking:  $20. Cash only.

The parking lots at The Park Expo open at 8:00 a.m. each day for attendees.

The parking lots at The Park Expo and Conference Center can fill up quickly. Our lots open at 8am, and arriving early will help you get a space. We also recommend using the lot at the Bojangles Coliseum, adjacent to The Park Expo and Conference Center. 


Preview Night:  Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.  
Adults (Online or At the door) $24
*Discount and Complimentary Tickets will not be accepted for Preview Night.

General Admission
Adults (At the door) $15  
Adults (Advance Online) $13
Children ages 6 - 12  $4
Children ages 5 & under  FREE with a paying adult
Seniors 55+ (At the door) $12 - Tuesday, November 13 ONLY

VIP Shopper Mornings
Adults (Online or At the door) $24
*NO wagons, strollers, carts allowed!
*Discount and Complimentary tickets will not be accepted for these mornings.

Group Tickets
$12.50 per  person for groups of 20 people or more (Advance Only).
Do you have a group that is interested in coming to the show? It's easy to sign up and received a group discounted price. 
Click here to inquire about group tickets.

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Interested in Corporate Tickets?
Click here to contact a representative about the Corporate Ticket Program.

Standard size push wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first served basis at the Coat Check Desk at the main entrance. You will be asked to provide a driver’s license, which we will hold until the wheelchair is returned. Wheelchairs may not be reserved. Oversized and motorized wheelchairs are not available.

2018 Hotel Partners

Don't forget to book your hotels early!

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Click here  to book your hotel today!

Discounted rate of $125.00 per night with complimentary overnight parking available:
Start Date: 11.2.2018
End Date: 11.20.2018

Last day to book: 10.26.2018

Southern Christmas Show makes Trips to Discover's Top 6 List of Holiday Events in NC!

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SatisfactionGuarantee We're so sure you'll enjoy the show, we'll refund your admission if you don't! See the show office for details.