Check out all the Holiday Events FOX 46 Charlotte will be participating in!
Holiday on Ice: The ice skating rink will open Friday, November 18. The rink is located at the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza at 400 East Martin Luther King Blvd. Check out the web cam, here. The ice rink will be open through January 8th.
Egg Nog Jog 5k: Join Chuck Howard on Saturday, November 19 at the Speedway as he leads the warm up before the 5k. The 5k is a fun way to see the lights as you run the course. There will be fireworks and Speedway Christmas will officially open to vehicles starting at 7:30 p.m. the FOX 46 Drive-In movie will be The Polar Express, come see it on the huge Infield Screen! The Christmas Village will be open so come and start your holidays off with some fun!
The Speedway Christmas Village will be open from November 19 to December 31, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and only from Thursday to Sunday nights. It will be closed on December 25 and December 31.
The movies run Thursdays through Sundays and each week is a different holiday movie. The movie will air twice each night, here is the schedule:
- November 19th - 20th - The Polar Express
- November 24th - 27th - It's a Wonderful Life
- December 1st - 4th - Elf
- December 8th - 11th - A Christmas Story
- December 15th - 19th - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation
- December 20th - 24th - Frosty's Winter Wonderland , The Grinch, Mickey's Christmas Carol (all 3 movies each night)
- December 29th - 30th – Frozen
Get a $5.00 discount to Speedway Christmas on Thursday nights when you bring a toy for the CMPD Explorer’s Christmas Project!
CMPD Explorer’s Christmas Project will run from November 21 to December 22. Donate a new, unwrapped toy or bicycle to any Charlotte area Police Station or Fire Precinct for those less fortunate in our area. The event kicks off on Monday November 21st at the Charlotte Hornets game where we will collect toys on the Plaza outside the Spectrum Center.