Chapel Hill Holiday Festivities and Events

The holidays are never boring in Chapel Hill, and as a resident of Chapel Hill North Apartments, you will be well positioned to enjoy it all! Here are some upcoming festivities that you won’t want to miss:

Holiday House tour

Horace Williams House
December 9, 6-9 p.m. 

Take a candlelight tour of four homes in the East Franklin-Rosemary Historic District with the Preservation Society and see the beauty of the historic architecture of our community and vintage holiday decor. At the end of the tour, you will meet at the Horace Williams House for a dessert party.

Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade

Downtown Chapel Hill
December 10, 10 a.m. 

Get your spot early for the downtown Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade, presented by the Jaycees and the town itself. This favorite local tradition brings out many members of the community and a number of lovely floats to help everyone feel just a bit more festive. The parade route begins at the Morehead Planetarium and travels through the town along Franklin Street until it ends at Carrboro Town Hall.

Starry Nights: Winter Skies

Morehead Planetarium
December 21, 7:30 p.m. 

The stars could be called nature’s Christmas lights, so take the family to see what’s special about them at the Morehead Planetarium. This seasonal display will help your family learn how to identify stars, constellations and planets that are appearing overhead during the holidays, while also learning legends from the cultures that gave the constellations their names.

Home for the Holidays

DSI Comedy Theater
December 9, 16 and 23, 5:00- p.m.

This interactive improve show takes on all things holiday-themed, helping you laugh at yourself and the craziness that happens during the holiday season. No event at the DSI Comedy Theater is ever the same, because the ideas for the scenes come from the audience! Take a break from the stress of the holidays to laugh with friends and family at this seasonal show.


Do you have plans to visit one of these events? Whether you’re laughing at the DSI Comedy Theater or taking in the stars at the planetarium, your experience will be better with friends! Let the Chapel Hill North community know what you’re doing, and see if some of your neighbors want to join you!