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40 Charlotte City Guide 2018 MAY WE SUGGEST SAVE THE DATE PHOTO BY PATRICK SCHNEIDER PHOTOGRAPHY HOLIDAYS IN THE CITY This series of events helps Charlotte light up the holidays, celebrate and ring in the New Year! From an Uptown tree lighting and party to unexpected pop-up shopping markets to a New Year's Eve bash with fi reworks, there's something for everyone. UPTOWN POPS The Charlotte Symphony Orchestra combines music, bites from the city's best food vendors and a vibrant public park for a magical evening in Uptown. The summer favorite, presented by Bank of America, takes place in the 5.4-acre Romare Bearden Park. 7TH STREET PUBLIC MARKET Stop by 7th Street Public Market on Saturdays between Memorial Day and Labor Day for fun activities like the Great Cookie Crumble— Charlotte chefs submit their best cookies for judging in several categories, including appear- ance, taste and dunkability. And don't miss the annual Firefi ghters' Pancake Breakfast benefi tting the Firefi ghters' Burned Children Fund. NOVANT HEALTH THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE A Charlotte tradition since 1947, the Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade is complete with dance and choral performances, marching bands from around the region, larger-than-life fl oats, balloons and some of your favorite characters. The parade kicks off the holiday season Charlotte-style on Nov. 22, 2018.

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