Lake Wylie Events and Activities

Looking for things to do around Lake Wylie, Charlotte, Rock Hill, Tega Cay and Belmont?   There are always fun activities for the whole family to enjoy!  Want to add an event?  Send me an  email .  

Lake Wylie boat parade

Lights on the Lake - a Holiday Tradition!

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November 2014 - Lake Wylie events and activities

11/3 Monday 7pm – Bring the whole family to the Clover School District Auditorium for Foilbles, Fables, and Other Imaskinations.  Comedy, circus arts, storytelling, and clowing around.

 

11/6 Thursday  -   Allison Creek Bluegrass  , first and third Thursday of each month, corner of Hands Mill Road and Allison Creek Road.  Different bands are featured each night, along with open jam sessions.  Food is available beginning 6:30pm.

 

Saturday 11/8:  Looking for a great deal on a kayak, bike, or stand-up paddleboard?    US National Whitewater Center   in Charlotte liquidates its used equipment to replace with new.  Check out the sale, then take a ride down the whitewater course.

 

11/8 Tuesday 8pm – Prepare to be amazed at the Clover School District Auditorium with The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion.  High tech stage show combining drama, comedy, romance and suspense with elaborate illusions sure to dazzle.

 

11/20 Thursday  -   Allison Creek Bluegrass  , first and third Thursday of each month, corner of Hands Mill Road and Allison Creek Road.  Different bands are featured each night, along with open jam sessions.  Food is available beginning 6:30pm. 

 

11/28 Friday - "Walk off the Turkey" guided hike at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Check website link for details.

 

11/29 Saturday - Winter Wonderland Craft Fair at  Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill, beginning at 9am.  Check website link for details.

 

11/29 Saturday 12pm - Candy Cane hunt at  Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill, with a visit from Santa!  Roast marshmallows and make s'mores.  Pre-registration required.  Check website link for details.

 

11/30 Sunday 1pm and 3pm  -  "Traditional Holiday Tea" at the   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  Celebrate the traditional English way with tea in the garden.

 

11/21-12/31  -  "Holiday Lights " at the    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden   .  An outdoor display with more than 600,000 lights, carriage rides, carols, baked treats and more.

 

 

December 2014 - Lake Wylie events and activities  

12/1-12/31  -  "Holiday Lights " at the    Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden   .  An outdoor display with more than 600,000 lights, carriage rides, carols, baked treats and more.

 

12/1 - 12/26 - Christmastown USA presented by the town of McAddenville .   This was ranked as the #7 Christmas event by Yahoo in 2011!  If you've never seen it, make it this year!

 

12/1 Monday 5:30pm -   Belmont's Christmas tree Lighting Ceremony  , City Hall in Belmont.  Kick off your holiday season!

 

12/2 Tuesday 4pm -   Belmont's Christmas Parade  , Downtown Belmont. 

 

12/3 Wednesday 4:30pm  -    York Christmas parade   , beginning on South Congress St.  Proceeds from the parade go to PATH, a nonprofit agency assisting those in need in York.

 

Thursday 12/4-Sunday 12/7  -   "Christmasville"   in downtown Rock Hill!  A charming holiday village and outdoor walking festival in Rock Hill's historic Old Town.  Events include the Reindeer Romp 5K, carriage rides, historic tours, carolers, theater, and much more!

 

12/4 Thursday 5-8pm  -    Christmas in Downtown York .  Get into the holiday spirit and shop locally!

 

12/4 Thursday 7pm -   Fort Mill Christmas tree lighting .

 

12/4 Thursday 6:30pm  - Lake Wylie Chamber's   Annual Holiday Gala   held at the River Hills Country Club.  Reservations required!

 

12/5 Friday 2-8pm  - Kick off your holiday shopping with local vendors at the Merry Market at the Larne Building.   Sponsored by Clover Chamber of Commerce .      

 

12/5 Friday 6:30pm -   Rock Hill Christmas parade  , themed "Light Up The Night."  Showcasing lighted floats, the parade route starts on Oakland Avenue at Winthrop University and travels downtown.

 

12/6 Saturday 10am-2pm  - Family fun day at the Clover Community Center, with crafts, games, and story time with Mrs. Claus.   Sponsored by Clover Chamber of Commerce .  

 

12/6 Saturday 11am -   Fort Mill Christmas parade  , lining up on Leroy Street and continuing to the Union Cemetery. 

 

12/6 Saturday 3pm  -  Cookies and cocoa with Santa at the   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  

 

12/6 Saturday 5:30-8pm  - Official    Christmas tree lighting in downtown Clover     

 

12/6 Saturday 6-9pm  - Movies in the park after dark!  Bring your Thanksgiving guests to watch "Elf" at 6:00pm at the New Centre Park in   Clover   .  Roast marshmallows. Bring chairs and blankets! 

 

12/6 Saturday 6pm  -   Tega Cay Christmas Tree   lighting, Philip T. Glennon Community Center in Tega Cay.  Santa will be there!

 

12/7 Sunday 3pm  -    Clover Christmas Parade   .  Kick off the Christmas season in style with an old fashion home town parade!   

 

12/11, 12/13, 12/14 -  Holiday concert by the SC state championship choir, the  Clover High Choraliers  .  Performances at 8pm on Thursday and Saturday, and Sunday matinee at 3pm.  

 

12/12 Friday 6-9pm -   Belmont's Christmas Village  , Downtown Belmont. 

 

12/13 Saturday 3pm  -  Cookies and cocoa with Santa at the   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  

 

12/13-14 -  Christmas in Olde York, presented by the   Yorkville Historical Society   .  Seven historic homes and buildings will be decorated and on display, with carriage rides and music. 

 

12/13 Saturday 6:30pm  - Annual   Lights on the Lake   holiday Lake Wylie Boat parade.  Boats will meet at T-Bones on the Lake to line up, and the route spans both sides of the Buster Boyd Bridge.  Best viewing is from the deck at T-Bones and the boat landing.

 

12/14 Sunday 3pm-5pm -  Holiday Wine paring at the   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  

  

12/16 Tuesday 6:30-8:30pm  -   Tega Cay Christmas Lights   guided light tour.  See the best holiday light displays in the city of Tega Cay!

 

12/31 Wednesday 6pm -  New Year's Eve sparkle at the   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  

 

12/31 Tuesday 8pm-1am  - Dance the night away to live music, and then enjoy the after midnight breakfast buffet. Purchase tickets in advance at   T-Bones on the Lake  

 

Upcoming – Mark your Calendar for these Lake Wylie Events

1/8 Thursday 7pm – The Children’s Theater of Charlotte presents the delightfully funny story of “The Emperor’s New Clothes” at the Clover School District Auditorium .

2/5 Thursday 8pm – Come see “Della’s Diner”, a hilarious musical soap opera at the Clover School District Auditorium .  Great entertainment as part of the Performing Arts series for the community, hosted by the CSDA.

2/19 Thursday 8pm – The Londen based Swingle Singers, legendary a cappella group, perform at the Clover School District Auditorium .  International talent, right here in 29710.

3/26 Thursday 8pm – Listen to the captivating music of Shana Tucker, a singer/songwriter and distinctive cellist at the Clover School District Auditorium .  Jazz influenced contemporary folk, sultry and soulful.     

4/7 Tuesday 8pm – Wrap up the Performing Arts Series with the final performance of the season at the Clover School District Auditorium .  “Live From Nashville,” produced by the top rated shows in Myrtle Beach, Pigeon Forge, and Branson.  You’ll be tapping your toes and reliving the musical moments that gave Music City its name.