Calendar of Events

2018 At A Glance


OCTOBER
4-5       Holy Angels Fall Plant Sale at Holy Angels Greenhouse, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
4-6       “The Foreigner” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, 8 p.m.
5          Five Year Anniversary Open House at Catawba River Antique Mall, 6-9 p.m.
6-7       2018 Charlotte Rose Show at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, Sat. 1-5 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
6          Fine Art & CRAft Fest at Belmont Chiropractic Center, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
6          Movies in the Park featuring “The Secret Life of Pets” at Stowe Park, 8 p.m.
13-14   Lost Hollow Music Fest Fall 2018 and Pig Pickin’ at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 12-5 p.m.
13        5th Annual 5K Run/Walk from First Baptist Church at Rocky Branch Trail, 9 a.m.
13        “Have a Brew, We’re Turning Two” and Low Country Boil at York Chester Brewing Company, 1-10 p.m.
13        Party in the Park featuring Natural Wonder in Stowe Park, 6:30 p.m.
15        Arts at the Abbey Concert with pianist Thomas Pandolfi at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
20-21   Bootanical at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
20        12th Annual Charlotte VisionWalk at Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
20        Movies in the Park featuring “Hocus Pocus” at Stowe Park, 8 p.m.
21        Belmont Oktoberfest in Stowe Park, 1-8 p.m.
22        Arts at the Abbey Concert with New Century Saxophone Quartet at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
27-28   Día de los Muertos at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
27        Belmont BooFest at Main Street and Stowe Park, 2-7 p.m.
27        Party in the Park featuring Nightmare on Main Street in Downtown Belmont, 6:30 p.m.
27        Boos & Brews Halloween Bash & Costume Contest at York Chester Brewing Company, 7-9 p.m.

NOVEMBER
8-18     “It’s A Wonderful Life: A Radio Play” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, Evenings, 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m.
10        Veteran’s Day Parade and Ceremony at Main Street and Stowe Park, 11 a.m.
11        Fairy Fest at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
17        Boutique Belmont Christmas Market at Stowe Manor, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
18        Arts at the Abbey Concert with Carolina Pro Musica and music for Queen Anne’s Revenge at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
23-30   Holidays at the Garden, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 5-9 p.m.
24        Small Business Saturday in the Downtown District
24        Christmas Town USA 5K, Park Road in McAdenville, 6-7:30 p.m.
30        Christmas Town USA Tree Lighting Ceremony, McAdenville, 5 p.m.

DECEMBER
1-2       “Christmas at The Abbey” at The Haid Theatre, Belmont Abbey College, Evenings, 8 p.m., Sun. 2:30 p.m.
1-26     Christmas Town USA Lights, McAdenville, 5:30-9:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday)/11 p.m. (Saturday/Sunday)
1-31     Holidays at the Garden, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 5-9 p.m.
1          Girls on the Run 5K at Stowe Park, TBD
3          Tree Lighting Ceremony at Belmont City Hall, 5:30 p.m.
4          Belmont Christmas Parade in Downtown Belmont, 3:30 p.m.
8          Arts at the Abbey Holiday Concert with the Abbey Chorus and Instrumental Ensemble at Belmont Abbey Basilica, 8 p.m.
15        Downtown Christmas Village in the Downtown District, TBD
15        Ugly Christmas Sweater Party at York Chester Brewing Company, 7-9 p.m.
22        Santa Hustle North Carolina 5K & Half Marathon, Downtown Belmont, 8-11 a.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