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Christmas time is here, and there are events all month long to celebrate the season in and around Fayetteville.

From parades rom parades, to singing Christmas trees, to the Polar Express, the Nutcracker and a whole lot more, there’s a lot to celebrate.

We’ll keep adding things to this list throughout the season, and if you have any to add, send them along to and we’ll get them added.

  • Christmas in the Park at Arnette Park December 4-8, 11-15 & 18-21, 2022

  • Lu Mil Vineyard Festival of Lights December 8-11 & 15-23, 2022

  • The Polar Express Movie Night in Whiteville December 8, 2022

    December 8, 2022
    The Polar Express Movie Night at Southeastern Community College in Whiteville, N.C.
    Bring your chairs, warm coats, and blankets for a fun Holiday movie. All are welcome.
    Admissions: FREE
    The Polar Express: On Christmas Eve, a young boy embarks on a magical adventure to the North Pole on the Polar Express train, while learning about friendship, bravery, and the spirit of Christmas.
    We will have Barefoot Brew on campus serving delicious coffee drinks, gourmet hot chocolate and more available for purchase.
    Activities include:
    · Letters to Santa
    · Train ride
    · Reindeer Food Making Station (Fundraiser)
    · Elf Dust Station (Fundraiser)
    · Reindeer Toss (Game)
    · Pin the Tail on the Reindeer (Game)
    7pm – Movie starts
    We will also have concessions available for purchase.

  • Village Baptist Church Christmas Drive-Through December 9-11, 2022

    Village Baptist Church Christmas Drive Through

    Village Baptist Church Christmas Drive Through 2022

  • Stedman Volunteer Fire Department Christmas Parade December 10, 2022

    Today is the last day of November!! It sure did fly by. Today also means we are getting closer to parade time. This...

    Posted by Stedman Volunteer Fire Department on Wednesday, November 30, 2022
  • Winter Wonderland Christmas Gala at the Crown December 10, 2022

    The Crown Complex of Cumberland CountyThe Crown Complex is a five venue complex in Fayetteville, N.C. The venues...

    Posted by Greater Fayetteville Chamber on Wednesday, November 16, 2022
  • Disney on Ice: Frozen & Encanto at the Crown December 15-18, 2022

    Disney on Ice Presents: Frozen and Encanto! | Crown Complex

    For the first time, Disney On Ice invites families to step inside the magical adventures of Walt Disney Animation Studios' Frozen, the #1 Animated feature of all time, and Disney Animation's Encanto, the 2022 Academy Award®, BAFTA®, and Golden Globe® Award winner for Best Animated Feature, as they come to life like never before.

  • Zach Williams and special guest Ben Fuller I Don't Want Christmas to End Tour!" at the Crown December 16, 2022

    Zach Williams | Crown Complex

    Join Zach Williams and special guest, Ben Fuller on the I Don't Want Christmas to End Tour! Hear Zach's Christmas album in its entirety, along with some fan favorites from his recent albums, live on Friday, December 16!

  • Holiday Brass December 9, 2022

    Holiday Brass, presented by the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra is scheduled for Dec. 9 at Haymount United Methodist Church, 1700 Fort Bragg Road, starting at 7:30 p.m. This event is open to the public, and tickets are $5 to $32. Selected pieces include Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker Suite,” Leontovich’s “Carol of the Bells,” and other favorite holiday songs such as “Little Drummer Boy” and “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel,” among others.  To purchase tickets or for more information, visit the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra website, its ticket page, or contact Aubrey Davidson at or 910-433-4690.

  • Pictures with the Grinch December 9, 2022

    Pictures with the Grinch, hosted by ERA Strother Real Estate, is scheduled for Dec. 9 from 3 to 6 p.m. at their Fayetteville office, 225 Ray Ave., suite 202. This event is free and open to the public. Pictures will be sent to families after the event.  For more information, call 910-864-2325.