The 61st Annual Singing Christmas Tree
Knight Theater, 430 S. Tryon St.
Sunday, 3 p.m.: Carolina Voices presents its 32-foot twinkling, “singing tree” as they present this year’s theme, “Home for Christmas.” Tickets $23-$38, carolinatix.org.
Holiday Wine Pairing
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont
Sunday, 3-5 p.m.: Wine expert Josh Beasley from the Trinchero Family Estates presents an array of wines to prepare your palate for small plate pairings crafted by Neil Bratton of the Fish Market Bar & Grill in Fort Mill’s Baxter Village. Tickets $60, www.dsbg.org, or call 704-829-1252.
Family Hanukkah Concert with Shira Kline
McGlohon Theater, 345 N. College St.
Sunday, 5 p.m.: A fun and energizing Hanukkah concert featuring hip, Jewish rock musician Shira Kline (aka Shir La La). Tickets $5, blumenthalarts.org.
Ceramic Holiday Ornament Workshop
Small Hands Big Art, 8025 Ardrey Kell Road, Suite 103
Monday, 3:30 p.m.: Learn hand-sculpting techniques to create one-of-a-kind clay ornaments. Instruction, examples and inspiration, tools and materials (including clay and glaze) provided. Ages 6-14, cost $55. www.smallhandsbigart.com/workshops
Rising Appalachia’s Winter Solstice Tour
Neighborhood Theatre, 511 E. 36th st.
Thursday, 8 p.m.: Sisters Leah Song and Chloe Smith perform with banjo and fiddle duets and harmonies. Tickets $15/$18, www.neighborhoodtheatre.com.