The show is divided into several sections, including Olde Town, which is a village of over 50 shops. In between the shops and aisles of crafts, dips, salsas, soups, cheese and candies, with dozens of free samples to be had. There are also plenty of exhibitor coupons, which can be found by clicking here.
The show's opening day (Thursday, Nov. 8) is usually the least attended day of the show. Monday and Tuesday are the next least busy, but the show does close at 6 p.m. Tuesday.
2500 E. Independence Blvd. (right beside Bojangles' Coliseum)
Charlotte NC, 28205
Adults: $10 at the door
Youth: $3 (Ages 6-12) Children under 6 free with paying adult
Advance Tickets: $9
Advance Tickets at Harris Teeter: $8.50 (With Your VIC Card)
Advance tickets will be available at regional Harris Teeter stores two weeks prior to the show.
Open Daily Nov. 8 to 18, 2012
Mondays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Tuesdays: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Fridays: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturdays: 10 a.m.to 9 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Parking: $6 at the Park Expo and Conference Center and Bojangles' Coliseum
Valet Parking: The Park will be offering valet parking for the Southern Christmas Show. This front-door service will allow show guests to pull up right across from the show entrance, and also make loading those packages afterwards a snap. Valet parking can be purchased at the normal entrances to the main parking lot. Cost is $15 (cash only-normal parking charge is $6). If the main lot is full, there may still be valet parking available, so please let the police officers directing traffic know you want to valet park.
Wheelchairs: $1.00 rental available on a first come first serve basis. Valid driver's license or ID required.