Calendar of Events

2017 At A Glance

SEPTEMBER
7-30*   Chinese Lantern Festival at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
10        Arts at the Abbey Concert with Carolina Pro Musica and guests at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 3 p.m.
15-16   11th Annual Caravan Summer Sizzlin’ BBQ Cook Off in Downtown Belmont
21-23   “Verity” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 8 p.m.
23-24   Live Well Weekend at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
23        Stop Soldier Suicide 10K in Downtown Belmont, 7:30 a.m.
25        Arts at the Abbey Concert with Lopez-Tabor Duo at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
28-29   “Verity” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 8 p.m.

OCTOBER
1-29     Chinese Lantern Festival at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
1          “Verity” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 2:30 p.m.
4          Mid-Autumn Festival at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
14-15   Lost Hollow Fall Music Fest at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
16        Arts at the Abbey Concert with Southern Piano Music during the Civil War from David Thompson at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
21        Belmont BooFest at Stowe Park and Main Street, 2-8 p.m.
28        4-2-1 Costume Dash and Run TuTu at North Main and Catawba Avenue, 8:30 a.m.
28-29   Bootanical at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

NOVEMBER
9-11     “A Christmas Carol” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 8 p.m.
11        Fairy Fest at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
13        Arts at the Abbey Concert with Queen City Ringers at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
16-18   “A Christmas Carol” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 8 p.m.
19        “A Christmas Carol” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 2:30 p.m.
23        Turkey Day 5K in Downtown Belmont to benefit Belmont Community Organization, 8 a.m.
25        Small Business Saturday in the Downtown District

DECEMBER
1-26     Christmas Town USA Lights, McAdenville, 5:30-9:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday)/11 p.m. (Saturday/Sunday)
1          Christmas Town USA Tree Lighting Ceremony, McAdenville, 5 p.m.
2          Girls on the Run 5K in Downtown Belmont, 8:30 a.m.
4          Tree Lighting Ceremony at Belmont City Hall, 5:30 p.m.
5          Belmont Christmas Parade in Downtown Belmont, 3:30 p.m.
8          Downtown Christmas Village in the Downtown District, 6-9 p.m.
9          Arts at the Abbey Annual Holiday Concert at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.

MORE INFORMATION:
* = Event continues into the following month.
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden events – www.dsbg.org
Festivals and Belmont BooFest – City of Belmont – Belmont Parks & Rec. Dept. – www.cityofbelmont.org
Christmas Tree Lighting and Parade – Montcross Area Chamber – www.montcrossareachamber.com