Sat., Dec. 14, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 15, 3 p.m.
Ovens Auditorium - East Charlotte
Price: $21 - $34 The soaring voices of Carolina Voices’ MainStage Choir take center stage atop a 32’ sparkling Tree in this brand new production of The 59th Annual Singing Christmas Tree. Directed by Peter Leo, the Tree is one of Charlotte’s most beloved holiday traditions, filled with a rich array of Christmas music, and performances by special guests such as the magical Grey Seal Puppets, the energetic Eddie Mabry Dancers, vocalist John Fulton and the amazing aerial dance of Caroline Calouche. A special visit from St. Nick adds to the warmth and excitement of this holiday spectacular that’s perfect for the whole family!
Thu., Dec. 19, 8 p.m.
Summit Coffee Co., Davidson - General Charlotte Area
Price: Free Featuring: Rick Speitzer - PJ Brunson - Freddie Wilson held in the round upstairs in the intimate listening room
Dec. 20-21, 8 p.m.
Knight Theater - Uptown
Price: Begin at $54.50 Don’t miss the Colors of Christmas featuring four superstar performers in one amazing holiday show! Peabo Bryson (“A Whole New World”), CeCe Winans (“Everlasting Love”), Ruben Studdard (American Idol Winner) and Melissa Manchester (“Midnight Blue” & “Lovers After All”) share the Knight Theater spotlight for two unforgettable nights! Performing their classic, chart-topping hits, as well as holiday favorites, these incredible talents bring the most magical show of the season center stage!
Every other Wednesday, 8:30 p.m. Continues through Dec. 31
UpStage - NoDa
Sun., Jan. 5, 6 p.m.
Time Warner Cable Arena - Uptown
Price: $10 Winter Jam is Christian Music's largest annual tour. Performances by Newsboys, Lecrae, Tenth Avenue North, Thousand Foot Krutch, Plumb and many more.
Fri., March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Wingate University's Batte Center - Matthews/Southeast Charlotte
Price: $25 Johnny Clegg is one of South Africa's most celebrated sons. He is a singer, a songwriter, a dancer, anthropologist and a musical activist whose infectious crossover music, a vibrant blend of Western pop and African Zulu rhythms, has exploded onto the international scene and broken through all the barriers in his own country. Known as "the white Zulu," Clegg formed one of the first successful integrated bands in South Africa.
The Kilted Buffalo - Lake Norman
Price: No Cover
Tuesdays, 10 p.m.
Price: FREE The most fun you will ever have singing.
Every other Wednesday
Wild Wing Cafe (University location) - University
Price: FREE Every other Wednesday catch the DJ Lil C at the Wild Wing Café for karaoke and DJ fun! Great drink specials and AWESOME wings!! Show starts at 9:30pm! :) Wild Wings Cafe presents WEDNESDAY KARAOKE THEME NIGHTS with DJ CINDY KAY! Visit www.cindykaymusic.com for more details
Kickstand - Plaza Midwood
Price: free Open Mic Night! Bring your Instuments, Trax, and Voice!
Tavern at the Mills - General Charlotte Area
Price: FREE Thursday Night Karaoke at Tavern at the Mills with yours truly Cindy Kay. A favorite night for a variety of folks from service industry friends to retail crews to date night patrons. 1/2 off Martini night includes everything on our vast list of mixtures. "Refreshing tavern atmosphere for guests of all ages. Friendly staff, 18 flat screens, two projection TVs, tall pub tables and two patios"
Thursdays, 8:30 p.m.
Tommy's Pub - Plaza Midwood
Price: **FREE** Hosted by Nashville Recording Artist Brett Greer, Tommy's Pub has provided a platform for Charlotte musicians and songwriters to come play, sing and bounce musical ideas off of each other for the past four years. We have a solid core of musicians, rooted in country, bluegrass, folk, alternative/classic/southern rock, and blues genres who gather every week.
Sundays, 10:30 p.m.
Tyber Creek Pub - South End
Every other Wednesday
Wet Willie's - Uptown
Price: FREE Every other Wednesday DJ Lil C will be crankin' up the karaoke and DJ fun at Wet Willies!! Come check out there over 30 varieties of frozen drinks to choose from! Show starts at 8pm for you early birds! :)