When the holiday season hits in Chapel Hill, Townhomes at Chapel Watch Village is surrounded by fun and festive things to do. Here’s just a sampling of what is coming up this holiday season in our local community:

Carolina Ballet Presents the Nutcracker

Memorial Hall, UNC Campus
December 3&4

See the magic of Christmas artfully displayed in this holiday classic. Your children will watch in wonder as toys come alive and dancers seem to float across the stage in this stunning rendition of the Nutcracker. With over 100 performers and a live orchestra, it is not to be missed this holiday season!

Jordan Lake Tree Farm

Apex, NC
Open daily except Mondays and Tuesdays

Located not far from Chapel Hill in Chatham County, Jordan Lake Tree Farm provides a true family-friendly event. Visit to pick out your tree, but if you have kids you’ll want to plan to stay for the bounce house, hayrides on the weekends, concessions and the Christmas shop. A visit to Jordan Lake Tree Farm will become a holiday tradition enjoyed by all.

Back Achers Christmas Tree Farm

Open daily except Mondays

If you want to have a variety of trees to pick from when you cut your own, you’ll want to head to Back Achers Christmas Tree Farm, located not far from Chapel Hill. Whether you’re shopping for a Cedar, White Pine or Virginia Pine, you’ll find them all growing here. They also bring in Fraser Firs from a farm near Sparta to round out your variety.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade

Franklin Street
December 10, 10:00 a.m. 

You don’t want to miss the holiday parade this year, as this is quickly becoming a favorite holiday tradition for the Chapel Hill and Carrboro communities. Whether you want to see your favorite community leader or wish to hear the festive music of a local marching band, you will enjoy the parade thoroughly. It’s a great way to launch the holiday season with festive flair!


Whether you’re looking for the perfect holiday tree or just want a little something to get you in the holiday spirit, Chapel Hill and its surrounding areas have you covered. Make your plans to attend one of these popular events today!

Holiday Events Near Chapel Watch Village

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