On Friday through Sunday, Deep River Brewing Company is hosting an event to collect unwrapped toys for Toys for Tots. Be sure to stop by Friday for Barone Meatball food truck and live music from Mysti Mayhem. On Saturday, food truck Mac-Ur-Roni will be there with live music from Cody Braxton. For more details on the event, check out their Facebook Event Page.
Apex lights up their Christmas tree on Friday night. Also with the event, they will have carriage rides, visits from Santa and a Kiddy Christmas Train Ride. Food truck My Cup Overflows will be serving by the fire station. For more details, see Apex’s website.
On Friday evening, Garner will light their Christmas tree. Activities surrounding their tree lighting are local entertainment, craft sales and a snow mound. Food trucks All American and D’Burritos will be there.
This Saturday from 3 to 10 p.m., downtown Raleigh will celebrate their Christmas tree lighting. In addition to the tree lighting there will be performances, the ice rink will be open, rides and activities and a Gingerbread House contest. Food trucks D’Burritos, Oak City Fish and Chips, Only Burger, Pho Nomenal Dumpling Truck and Wandering Moose will all be there, too.
Hillsborough is having a Christmas holiday parade on Saturday. The event will have lots of local participants and food trucks CJ’s Street Food, Dusty Donuts, Mixed Korean and Pie Pushers.
On Saturday, Crude Bitters celebrates their first year opening of their ABV store in Downtown Raleigh. Throughout the party, different local vendors will be involved mixing Crude Bitters’ bitters and shrubs. OMG Chicken and Qspresso will be there during the day.