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November Looks Spectacular in the Queen City

Through December Hornets Home Games

Catch the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets in action at the Spectrum Center.

Charlotte Hornets (Courtesy Charlotte Hornets)

Through December Carolina Panther Home Games

The NFL’s Carolina Panthers play three times at home in November and December.

Nov. 15-Jan. 5 Holiday on Ice

Uptown’s only outdoor ice-skating rink returns to the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza.

Holiday on Ice (Nascarhall.com)

Nov. 16 Queen City Fall Festival

Expect vendors, food, entertainment and family fun at the biggest fall festival of the year.

Nov. 20 Jonas Brothers: Happiness Begins Tour

The band continues their world tour at Spectrum Center.

Nov. 22-Jan. 5 Speedway Christmas

Enjoy a drive-through light show, Christmas village, movie nights and much more.

Nov. 28 Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade

Since 1947, the Thanksgiving Day Parade has been providing the city of Charlotte holiday joy with performances, floats, marching bands, gigantic balloons and much more. ­The 72nd annual parade will begin its march at 9 am, heading south on Tryon Street from Ninth Street toward Stonewall Street. Food and beverages will be available with Tryon Street vendors providing coffee, hot chocolate, sandwiches, donuts and more.

Thanksgiving Day Parade (Courtesy Charlottesgotalot.com)