November 29 – December 3

The Carolina Hotel 

80 Carolina Vista, Pinehurst

Wednesday – Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.  General Admission – Monetary donations accepted at the door.

Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  General Admission – Admission by any monetary donation at the door.

Special Events

Opening Night Premiere – Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Be the first to view the magic enjoying heavy hors d’oeuvres, host bar and live entertainment.   You will want to be present to bid on a special auction of bucket list trips and extraordinary experiences!  
$125 per person or complimentary with sponsorships of $1000+.  Donate for access here!
Girls’ Night Out – Wednesday, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Enjoy the festival with live music, special bucket list trips and extraordinary experiences auction and cash bars!  Admission by any monetary donation at the door.
Military Appreciation Night – Thursday, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Free admission for live music and cash bars!
Ultimate Ugly Christmas Sweater Party – Friday, 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  Enter the contest to win a prize with your worst holiday sweater! 
Festival Marketplace – Sunday, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Free for shoppers in The Grand Ballroom.  Vendors will be selling handmade crafts, holiday decor, collectibles and wonderful treats.  Visit the Festival Marketplace vendor page to view all of the great goodies that will be for sale!