Getting in the Holiday Spirit in HP!

Christmastime is HERE! Cue the Charlie Brown music and pour yourself a cup of hot cocoa – High Point is bringing out all the festivities! From horse-drawn carriages to stocking stuffer giveaways, to Christmas chorale music – you can get in the spirit of the season all weekend. Check out all the ways to deck the halls in High Point this weekend!  

Uptowne Holiday Stroll sign in High Point, NC.

Stroll through Uptowne: The Uptowne Holiday Stroll 

What? Pop into all your favorite uptown stores for special holiday deals, festive greetings, and a little local shopping.  

When? Saturday (12/4), 10am-4pm 

Where? Throughout Uptowne High Point (Download a map at the Uptowne Stroll Facebook page.)  

Stuff a Stocking: The Uptowne High Point Stocking Stroll 

What? Purchase a stocking for $30 from a participating vendor, and get TONS of freebies and goodies at our uptowne shops all day! All proceeds go to the Kiwanis of High Point’s Christmas Cheer Fund.  

When? Saturday (12/4), 10am-4pm 

Where? Throughout Uptowne High Point 

Places to Pick Up a Stocking: (Hurry! They sell out quickly!)  

  • Allen & James Interiors 
  • Cindy Lou’s Boutique 
  • High Point Jewelers 
  • IDA Christian Book Store 
  • Just Priceless 
  • Monkee’s of High Point 
  • Simon Jewelers 
  • Sunrise Books 
  • The Cottage 
  • The Market & Bakery  
Children speaking to Santa at the Uptowne Holiday Stroll in Uptowne High Point, NC at the JH Adams Inn.

Say Hello to Santa 

What? Santa Claus himself will be checking to see if you’ve been naughty or nice! Bring a camera and snap a photo of your little ones with Old St. Nick.  

When? Saturday (12/4), 10am-4pm 

Where? The JH Adams Inn  

People getting into a horse-drawn carriage in uptowne High Point, NC.

Take a Carriage Ride  

What? Experience High Point through the magic of a horse-drawn carriage ride!  

When? Saturday (12/4), 11am-1pm 

Where? St. Mary’s Episcopal Church 

Find Some Farmer’s Market Fun 

What? The High Point Farmer’s Market and High Point Public Library are hosting their Holiday Time at the Market – a one-day only farmer’s market with more than 40 craft and food vendors. The perfect place to pick up a unique Christmas gift!  

When? 10am-2pm 

Where? The Farmer’s Market pavillion at the High Point Public Library 

Farmer's Market Sign_1

Sing Hallelujah with the University Choirs  

What? High Point University’s beloved Holiday Choral Concert will feature Part I of George Frideric Handel’s Messiah. Combined university choirs and accompanying orchestra will fill your heart with holiday spirit.  

When? Saturday (12/4), 7:30pm 

Where? Hayworth fine Arts Center, High Point University  

Hayworth Fine Arts Center at High Point University is decorated for Christmas.

Cozy Up to Some Instrumentals  

What? High Point University’s community orchestra and ensembles will bring holiday instrumentals sure to give you all the holiday feels! Seating will be outside, so bring a blanket and a thermos of hot chocolate to complete the experience.  

When? Sunday (12/5), 3:00pm  

Where? Cottrell Amphitheatre, High Point University (Parking available at Congdon School of Health Science) 

Paint a Keepsake with Old St. Nick  

What? Grab a paintbrush and a palette and get artsy with Santa at Distractions Art Studio! Create an ornament your family will treasure forever!  

When? Sunday (12/5), 6pm-8pm 

Where? Distractions: An Art Entertainment Studio   

Discover our High Points, 

The HPD Team