The Magic of the Holiday Season Comes to Life!


In a never-before-seen holiday spectacular, your Charlotte Symphony's Magic of Christmas and Carolina Voices' The Singing Christmas Tree unite for 10 performances December 13-22. It's joyful, heartwarming, pure family fun.

Experience the magic

Treasured Classics

  • Enjoy holiday classics, like Sleigh Ride, Joy to the World, Silent Night, and more!

  • Carolina Voices' beloved Christmas mainstay, The Singing Christmas Tree, joins your CSO on stage for its 65th anniversary.

  • Sing along to your favorite carols, pose for a picture with Santa, and relive the joy of the holiday season.

New Experiences

  • A never-before-seen holiday spectacular with your CSO, The Singing Christmas Tree, the Charlotte Children's Choir, Grey Seal Puppets, and more!

  • Experience the wonder of snowfall in the theater.

  • Discover a Christmas carol fit for the Queen City: Christmastime in Charlotte, by Emmy-winning composer Gary Fry. 

I love writing Christmas music! It's such a joyful season, filled with family and tradition and generosity and good will.

~ Gary Fry

Fun for the whole family!


Gather the whole family for this joyful celebration, complete with quintessential holiday songs, sing-alongs, snow falling in the Knight Theater and, of course, a visit from the jolly man himself.

Our special one-hour 
Family Series concert takes place on December 14 at 11 a.m. and includes fun pre-concert activities, like arts and crafts and a musical petting zoo.