2020 Southern Christmas Show Theme

Stay tuned for our 2020 theme announcement!

Thank you to our entrance partners!

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A Show Sneak Peek

Preview Tickets
$24 Admission Online and At the Door

Get an early look at this year’s Southern Christmas Show and enjoy free parking, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment, and do good! For each preview night ticket sold, a portion of the proceeds will be donated to our charity partner, the Jeff Gordon Children’s Foundation. Want to learn more about Preview Night? Click Here.

Preview Night sponsored by:

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Preview Night Charity Partner:

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Entertainment Stage

Holiday carolers

Enjoy festive dance performances, heavenly voices, and merry instrumentals. There’s fun for the whole family. 

Check back for the 2020 LeafFilter Entertainment Stage Schedule!

Thank you to Miller Piano Company for partnering with the show and providing the piano for our stage.

Package Check

Are you shopping until you drop? Too many packages to carry? Check your packages at Package Check located in the Central Lobby. This is a free service provided by one of our show sponsors. Stay tuned for more info.



2020 Commemorative Shopping Bag

The 2020 Southern Christmas Show will have one-of-a-kind commemorative bags for sale again this year. You can collect all your  purchases in the your new bag!

Bags are sold for $5 at the entrances to the show and proceeds benefit Shriners Hospital for Children. 


Christmas Tree Lane

Christmas Tree Lane

Stroll through this year’s festive Christmas Tree Lane that features freshly cut trees from the North Carolina mountains. These amazing trees, each decorated by an exhibitor in the show, will certainly get you in the holiday spirit with creative ideas for your holiday tree.

Letter H Christmas tree ornament

Kids' Craft Corner

Kids of all ages are welcome to stop by the Kids’ Craft Corner sponsored by Carolina Home Remodeling (keep hyperlink to their website) in Freedom Hall, booth #3523. While in the Kids’ Craft Corner, your little ones can get a jump start on making Christmas cards for family members, stockings and so much more!

Carolina Home Remodeling

Whether you need vinyl windows, bathroom remodeling or another type of renovation for your home in Charlotte, North Carolina, or a surrounding area, turn to the professionals at Carolina Home Remodeling. We are a family-owned and -operated home remodeling company that offers turnkey services to our customers. Since 2002, we’ve built a reputation for being one of the most reliable home improvement companies in the area, and we pride ourselves on offering the best customer service possible. When you work with us, you will be kept in the loop every step of the way.

Olde Towne

Olde Towne

An enchanting village of shops to browse. Their windows and shelves are filled with splendid gifts, dolls, ornaments and decorations for giving and collecting.


Ho Ho Ho

Get your picture taken with Santa and tell the jolly fellow what you’re wishing for. Photos are 1 for $10, 2 for $18, and 3 for $25. All proceeds benefit the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

Child looking at train set

Tiny Trains

Whooo, Whooo. Kids of all ages enjoy the beautiful and intricate trains that whistle through miniature villages and country scenes.



Shop not-to-be-found anywhere else treasures from talented individuals and share these unique gifts from all over the country. Plus, many are creating right on site, you can see how the magic happens!

Studel shop

Holiday Morsels

Piping hot strudel, melt-in-your-mouth fruitcake, and so much more. Let your nose lead the way as you sample the best tastes of Christmas.