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The most festive place in every state over the holidays

From INSIDER: From festivals of light to giant Christmas trees, there are plenty of ways for towns all over the US to celebrate the holidays. Whether you're in New England or on the West Coast, there's no wrong way to get in the Christmas spirit. Keep reading for the...

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Must-See Holiday Light Shows Across North Carolina

From Carolina Parent: ’Tis the season for dazzling light displays. These annual sparkling and twinkling displays are a great way to celebrate festive fun with the family. Here are our top picks of holiday light shows across the state to help bring out your family’s...

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The Best Christmas Light Displays in Every State

From The Daily Meal: There are a few things that no holiday season is complete without. Cookies, of course. Time spent with family. A fun gift exchange game, perhaps. And Christmas lights. Yes, every year, everyday homes, hotels, town squares, gardens, and zoos...

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Nellie’s Southern Kitchen

From Living with Color Designs: Nellie’s Southern Kitchen serves up great Southern food with a dash of really interesting interior design. Needless to say eating there was definitely a treat! I can thank my baby sister for this one. It is about time that she is the...

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McAdenville lives up to reputation as Christmas Town, USA

From Salisbury Post: It is hard to image any town in the country having more Christmas spirit that the small textile town of McAdenville in Gaston County. Located off Interstate 85 south of Charlotte, the town has received national coverage in print and on TV since...

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The Best Christmas Towns in the United States

From Real Simple: Looking for a little holiday cheer this season? If you feel more like the Grinch than you’d like to, a change of location could be what you’re looking for. Grab your loved ones and hit the road for one of these towns that are sure to make you merrier...

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Belmont wants in on Christmas tourism action

From Gaston Gazette : Belmont’s tourism officials want people to know it as the Charlotte suburb “Where Southern Charm Blossoms.” That slogan may evoke images of spring, but the city’s marketers want to make sure visitors swing by during the winter, too. As of the...

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Christmas Town USA, McAdenville, NC

From Gathered in the Kitchen: Christmas lights are so magical and really put you in the Christmas spirit. Tonight we went to Christmas Town USA located in McAdenville, North Carolina. McAdenville is a super small suburb of Charlotte. The Christmas Town USA contains...

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Best Small Towns for Christmas Lights

From The Daily Meal: Christmas season is a time when people and their families come together to celebrate, to be merry, and to be full of light — literally. It’s around this time of year when people go all out to spread joy and Christmas spirit through parades,...

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