Fri., Dec. 6, 8 p.m.
Belmont Abbey Basilica - Gastonia
Price: Free. Donations accepted Abbey chorus, voice and instrumental students present the annual Holiday with music from the medieval times to the 20th century. Contemporary songs include “Christmas Eve” by Charlotte Jazz composer Loonis McGlohon and “Have yourself a merry little Christmas”. Audience participation of familiar carols accompanied by the basilica organ is a highlight of the concert.
Sat., Dec. 7, 8:30 a.m.
Stowe Park - Gastonia
Price: Child (12 & under) - $12 through 11/3, $15 through 12/4 , $20 Race Day; Individual (13 & older) - $15 through 11/3, $20 through 12/4, $25 Race Day; Family Pack (4 individuals) - $50 through 11/3, $60 through 12/4, $75 Race Day Join us for our 5th Annual Girls on the Run 5K in Historic Downtown Belmont. Girls on the Run, families, coaches, Running Buddies and friends will gather for the 5K run and post-race celebration. This event is open to the community and will include food, music, awards, and giveaways.
Sat., Dec. 14, 10 a.m.
Belmont National Guard Armory - Gastonia
Price: Free Come out and enjoy the season with warm beverages and baked goods, performances through out the day by James Groome & Chris Eagle. The Jolly old elf himself Olde World Santa will also be dropping in for a visit as well! Our vendors will be selling a wide variety of Handcrafted, unique & one of a kind items,that are just waiting to make the perfect holiday gift for your someone special. Enter our raffle and you could take home one of several gift baskets full delightful handmade goodies—a real time saver during the holiday crunch!