Don't miss these upcoming events close to home.
1 Christmas in Davidson
Free event to feature Santa and Mrs. Claus, Victorian carolers, horse-drawn carriage rides, hay wagon rides, a live nativity scene, food, live music and more.
When: 6 p.m. Dec. 3-5
Where: Davidson Village Green, corner of Main Street and Davidson/Concord Road, Davidson.
2 Christmas Chorus
East Lincoln Community Chorus to perform "Don't Forget the Baby," to remind people of the reason for the season. Free.
When: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 3 and Dec. 5; 3 p.m. Dec. 6
Where: Unity Presbyterian Church, 8210 Unity Church Road, Denver.
3 Holiday Celebration
Free event to feature holiday-themed crafts, cookie decorating, a magic show and photos with Santa.
When: 2:30-5 p.m. Dec. 5
Where: Cornelius Town Hall, 21445 Catawba Ave., Cornelius.
4 Denver Art Trail
Fourth annual event to feature 15 stops along N.C. 16 North and N.C. 73. Works by 43 local artists will be displayed.
When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 5; 1-4 p.m. Dec. 6.