St. Martin’s Episcopal Church
1510 E. 7th St., Charlotte
The Gay Men’s Chorus of Charlotte hosts its winter holiday concert. Performances on Dec. 13, 8:04 p.m., and Dec. 14, 3:04 p.m. and 8:04 p.m. Tickets available online.
Naughty & Nice
Unitarian Universalist Church of Charlotte, Charlotte
234 N. Sharon Amity Rd., Charlotte
One Voice Chorus is making its list and checking it twice to make everything perfect for this year’s holiday concert. As the name implies, you can expect both traditional and not-so-traditional Christmas fare at this event. Performances on Dec. 6 and 7, 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 6, 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door for evening performances and $15 advance, $20 at the door and $5 for youth under 18 for the Dec. 6, 2 p.m. performance. Purchase tickets online.
Charlotte Santa Speedo Run
1426 S. Tryon St., Charlotte
Brief, Drake Dentistry of Charlotte, Eat the Bear and Benfield-Wise! host Charlotte’s very own Santa Speedo Run. The inaugural event is inspired by fellow Santa speedo runners in Boston and elsewhere. The 1.5 mile fun run will take participants through Historic South End. This year’s beneficiary is the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation. Registration is $25 per person. For more information, contact Dan Mauney at 704-906-6531 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winter Comes Anew
Greensboro Day School, Charlotte
5401 Lawndale Dr., Greensboro
Triad Pride Men’s Chorus hosts their annual holiday concert with new artistic director William Southerland. $15/advance. $20/door.
Twirl to the World
1820 South Blvd., Charlotte
Just Twirl hosts its annual holiday dance charity party, with proceeds benefiting Time Out Youth and Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital. Admission is minimum suggested donation of $10 and a new, unwrapped toy or $20. Event is 21+.
Winter Comes Anew
Hanesbrands Theatre, Winston-Salem
Milton Rhodes Arts Center
209 N. Spruce St., Winston-Salem
Triad Pride Men’s Chorus hosts a second performance of it annual holiday concert with new artistic director William Southerland. $15/advance. $20/door.
Temple Beth El
5101 Providence Rd., Charlotte
Charlotte Pride Band and its small ensembles present a special and free holiday concert.
LGBT Community Center of Charlotte, Charlotte
2508 N. Davidson St.
Holly JEvents presents a special jazz and neo-soul concert benefiting the children and family of Antionette Baker. The holiday-themed concert will include Indigo Blu, The Bakers 6 (Baker’s children), Tanya Ross, Anwan Edge and hostess Monica Rae Simpson. Complimentary food and drinks. $20 advance tickets online. Free admission for children.
1919 Commonwealth Ave., Charlotte
Need a break from Christmas gatherings? De-stress the on Christmas night. Petra’s dishes up $6 pitchers of Bud Light as you sing to your heart’s content. No cover charge.
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Last updated: December 5, 2013, 6:15 p.m.