Jody Mace

I am a freelance writer in Charlotte, North Carolina who writes for magazines and websites. Find me at Google+

Nov 252014

Both Mint Museum locations offer free admission on Wednesdays starting at 5pm. On select Wednesdays, one of the museums presents an ArtFusion activity, which is also free, and which extends the scope of an exhibit through music, dance, photography, food or other approaches. The ArtFusion activities start at 6pm. Mint Museum Randolph is at 2730 Randolph Road and Mint Museum Uptown is at 500 South Tryon Street.

The next one:

ArtFusion: Illuminate
Wednesday, December 3 | Mint Museum Randolph

This fun and engaging series for adults promotes unique connections between art, culture, and community.

Meditate on mystical works in the Mint’s European Art Collection. Enjoy an illuminated manuscript demonstration with local artist Clara Nguyen, and see how she brings a contemporary twist to this medieval art form.

In addition, Mint Museum Uptown is holding “Wine on Wednesdays”:

December 3, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
December 10, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
December 17, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


  • A cash bar serving red and white wine from 5:30-8:30 p.m. in the Mint Museum Uptown Shop on December 3, 10, and 17
  • Special ONE NIGHT ONLY savings on selected merchandise in the Mint Museum Uptown Shop – plus one FREE wine refill per customer!
  • Reciprocal discount: Enjoy reciprocal member shopping discounts with the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art and the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture. From November 28 through December 23, simply present a membership card from ANY of the three museums to receive a discount in ALL THREE museum shops.
Nov 252014

great american trailer park christmas
The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical is gearing up for a great run from December 3rd through December 28th at Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, 650 East Stonewall Street. Several performances are already sold out. However, Wednesday, November 26th, you can go and “pay what you can.” The suggested donation is $10, but you really can pay whatever you can. The show is at 7:30 p.m. and tickets are available starting at 6:30 p.m. You can not reserve tickets, so you would be wise to show up early. There will be a crowd.

The lovable, zany residents of Armadillo Acres are back! While preparing to decorate a holiday contest, a new Scrooge-like resident begins to wreak havoc on the festivities. With songs like “My Christmas Tin Toy Boy” and “Christmas in My Mobile Home,” get ready for a cat-fightin’, sun-worshippin’, chair-throwin’ good time that’ll make grandma blush.

 November 25, 2014  Posted by  The City, Theater No Responses »
Nov 252014

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For those trying to shop painlessly, Groupon has organized a whole bunch of Pre-Black Friday Doorbuster deals. These are “Groupon Goods” on a deep discount. Just a few examples are 88% off Swarovski Elements Birthstone Stud Earrings, 65% off a SodaStream Genesis Soda Maker Kit and 69% off DC Comics Remote Controlled Helicopters. Make sure to shop around online a little bit because some of the original prices that Groupon cites are high. But still, there are some very, very good deals here.


 November 25, 2014  Posted by  Affiliate, Black Friday 2014, holiday No Responses »
Nov 252014

Sky Zone
Kids who are bouncing at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park at 10200 Centrum Parkway in Pineville, on December 6th, are in for a treat. From 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Ashley the Elf from K104.7 will be giving out candy, K104.7 holiday mugs, and reindeer antlers. There will even be a special prize given to one lucky winner at the end of the event. Call Sky Zone at 704-208-4040 with any questions.

Also, right now, for a limited time, there’s a Groupon for Sky Zone: Pay $16 for two 60-minute jump sessions. ($26 value.) I highly recommend calling Sky Zone to make sure that they will honor the Groupon during this event. You might have to use it a different time.

 November 25, 2014  Posted by  holiday, Kids, South Charlotte No Responses »
Nov 252014

Smart Santas are not going to be standing in line early Friday morning (or, worse, Thursday night!) to get great deals on toys to put under the tree. Shop right now for deep discounts on popular toys for kids of all ages. Black Friday mayhem should be a thing of the past. Shop online now. Amazon is featuring great deals all week and beyond. Here are a few available right now, but visit the Black Friday page to see them all. Remember, these deals change frequently, so make sure to check them all out. (By the way, make sure to read to the end of this list. The last one was a BIG hit in our house!) Also, don’t forget: you can join Amazon Prime for FREE for 30 days. You’ll get free two-day shipping, as well as a ton of other benefits, like music, movies, Kindle library and more.

Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace
$34.98 (regularly $64.99; save $20.01)

Star Wars Anakin to Darth Vader Figure
$15.99 (regularly $29.99; save 47%)

Traxxas 76054 LaTrax Teton 4WD Monster Truck (1/18 Scale)
$149.95 (regularly $239.99; save 36%)

Little Tikes Princess Cozy Coupe – 30th Anniversary
$39 (regularly $61.99; save 37%)

Elenco Snap Circuits Sound
$55.94 (regularly $84.99; save 34%)

 November 25, 2014  Posted by  Affiliate, Black Friday 2014, holiday, Kids No Responses »
Nov 252014

belmont abbey concert
Belmont Abbey chorus, voice, instrumental and organ students present the annual Holiday concert Friday December 5, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. in the Abbey Basilica, Belmont, NC. Music includes chant, songs from France, Germany, Wales and 20th century American works. Music for audience participation accompanied by the basilica organ is a highlight of the concert. Karen Hite Jacob, directs the chorus and accompanies. Sam Stowe of Belmont is instrumental ensemble director. Admission is free. Donations are gladly accepted. For additional information: 704-461-6813, or

 November 25, 2014  Posted by  Free Events, Gaston County, holiday, Music No Responses »
Nov 242014
best Christmas lights in Charlotte

Lights at the Quarter

Looking for the biggest, best Christmas light displays in the Charlotte area for the 2014 Christmas season? Here are some resources for tracking them down. The folks behind Lights at the Quarter, whose display is seriously amazing, shared this list with me. All these displays, often synchronized to Christmas music, are put on by regular people, at their own expense, and it takes an incredible amount of time and creativity. So visit and let them know you appreciate it. If a radio station is listed, tune your car radio to that station to listen to the coordinated music. Please be considerate of these folks’ neighbors. If a website or Facebook page is listed, make sure to visit and check out the hours, start dates, and any additional information that you need to know. Some families show videos and pictures of their works in progress as well.

Other things you might be interested in: A frequently updated day-by-day list of holiday events in the Charlotte area. Also, subscribe to Charlotte on the Cheap by email and you’ll receive one email a day with links to all the free and cheap events and local deals. Here’s a list of daily deals, usually half-price, in the Charlotte area.

Lights at the Quarter
3003 Swanquarter Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262

Christmas Crazy Nana
5906 Granite Ln. Harrisburg, NC 28075

Mint Hill Light Show (94.5 FM)
8427 Rolling Fields Rd. Mint Hill, NC 28227

Huntersville Christmas Lights (89.3 FM)
13513 Melrose Meadow Ln. Huntersville, NC 28078

Zimnowski Light Show (87.9 FM)
15419 Hugh Mcauley Rd. Huntersville, NC 28078

Lake Park Lights (94.5 FM)
4019 Lake Charles Way Indian Trail, NC 28079

Fallatt’s Charlotte Christmas (90.1 FM)
3801 Maple Forest Ct. Charlotte, NC 28270

Garden Oak Holiday Lights (94.5 FM)
4026 Garden Oak Dr. Indian Trail, NC 28079

Five Alarm Lights (94.3 FM)
1001 Rosewater Ln. Indian Trail, NC 28079

Fountainbrook Fallatts (94.5 FM)
1028 Fountainbrook Dr. Indian Trail, NC 28079

Lights in the Creek (99.1 FM)
4916 Stowe Derby Dr. Charlotte, NC 28278

Allen Light Show (90.9 FM)
10820 Bay Hill Club Dr. Charlotte, NC 28277

Coleman Lights (107.3 FM)
7661 Natalie Commons Dr. Denver, NC 28037

Hillside Drive in Myers Park
The neighborhood has started a tradition of creating chicken-wire Christmas balls and hanging them from tall trees. It’s supposed to be very impressive and cool looking.

323 Beverly Drive, Statesville, NC
20,000 computer automated lights, music on radio station
November 29 – January 1, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Canned good donations accepted for local food bank

You can also search for Christmas displays at:

Rose’s Christmas Light Tour Stops is a Facebook page devoted to tracking down the best displays in the Charlotte area. Visit the page to get the scoop on the best Christmas light displays. I haven’t seen it yet for 2014, but they usually put together a note that lists addresses, primarily in Southeast Charlotte.

 November 24, 2014  Posted by  Free Events, holiday 1 Response »
Nov 242014

charlotte hornets
NOTE: As I write this I’m seeing tickets for Hornets games, but not Panthers. Alert! Extra discount: If you’re spending at least $120, use promo code CHEAP20 to get an extra $20 off. This deal is for first time customers. If you’re not spending $120 or that code is not working for you, here’s another one. New members save $15 on first order of sports, concert and theater tickets with code TURKEYWEEK15. Purchase must be $70 or more. Read on to learn more about how Scorebig works. ScoreBig, a discount ticket company, is offering tickets to many local and regional sporting and entertainment events, for substantial discounts, up to 60% off. ScoreBig is not a ticket broker but a company that works directly with venues, teams and promoters to sell off excess tickets. You can think of it like Priceline for entertainment and sports tickets. For each event, Scorebig tells you what the average savings it’s offering. Savings are generally between 10% and 60% off. I’ve used Scorebig myself and had great success. It works great.  Scorebig offers discounted tickets for Panthers and Hornets games, NASCAR races, and concerts. If an event shows up as “Sold Out” keep checking back because tickets DO free up. You can even sign up for an alert for when tickets become available. Here’s how it works :

  • Select the event you want and where you want to sit.
  • Make a bid. You’ll have to enter your credit card information here.
  • If your bid is accepted, you’re notified instantly, and your credit card will be charged.
  • If your bid is rejected, you can place a new bid on a different seating area or event. To place a bid on the same event and seating area you’ll have to wait 24 hours.
  • Sometimes you’ll get a counter offer, which you are free to accept or reject.
  • No additional fees are added to the price you agree on. This is a biggie, because, as you know, convenience and service fees can be hefty.

Discounted Concerts and Events in Charlotte

Panthers games

South Carolina Gamecocks Football

Hornets games



 November 24, 2014  Posted by  Affiliate, Sports No Responses »
Nov 242014

2015 Entertainment Books, which contain hundreds of 50% off and BOGO coupons for local restaurants and attractions, are a great gift. Through Tuesday, November 25th, 2014, only, take advantage of the pre-Black Friday Sale.  2015 Entertainment Books are just $25, with FREE shipping. Additional books are just $15. The full price is $35 so this is a great deal. Remember to think beyond your own city. Are you planning any vacations? Get one for that locale too. It will pay for itself. They do sell out, though, so don’t delay ordering.


 November 24, 2014  Posted by  coupons, holiday, Shopping No Responses »
Nov 242014

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Samsung Galaxy Gear SmartWatch. Available in Six Colors.
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Beauty/HealthDress Up Your Eyes: Full Set of Glamorous, Elegance, or Signature Lash Extensions ($160 for $350)
Full-Service Restaurant$20 to Spend on Personal Pizzas Designed By You and Cooked Fast by Pros in Matthews ($10 for $20)
ServicesTwo, Four, or Six Hours of House Cleaning ($49 for $70)
Beauty/HealthWellness with a Touch of Decadence: Facial, Body Wrap Treatment, or Both ($69 for $115)
EntertainmentTwo-Hour Segway Tour for Two ($70 for $140)
QSR/Fast CasualMake Their Day: $20 of Chocolate Creations ($10 for $20)
Full-Service Restaurant$20 to Spend on Freshly Made Pizza and More ($10 for $20)
Fitness/ActiveStep-by-Step Dance Instruction in a Variety of Styles: 4 Private Lessons and 4 Group Classes ($109 for $249)
Beauty/HealthPrincess For a Day: Spa Party for Six Kids; or a Mani/Pedi and Facial for Your Daughter ($245 for $350)
EntertainmentWine Tasting for Two with a Take-Home Wine Glass for Each and $12 to Spend on Wine ($10 for $20)
ServicesGet a Basic Interior and Exterior Detailing for Your Car, SUV, or Truck at One of Three Locations ($39 for $99)
Fitness/ActiveOne 18-Hole Round of Golf with a Cart Rental and Green Fees Included ($34 for $45)
Beauty/HealthDesigner Peel with Signature One-Hour Facial ($89 for $149)
Beauty/HealthAt-Home Teeth Whitening Kit + Lifetime Gel Refills ($25 for $199)
ServicesProfessional Photography Session with Photo Cards or a Single Image CD ($14 for $88)
Fitness/ActiveTake Aim: Bow-and-Arrow Session for Two ($25 for $50)
EntertainmentMurder Mystery Dinner Show for One or Two ($39 for $80)
Fitness/ActiveEight-Week Intro to Aerial Arts Course ($60 for $120)
Full-Service Restaurant$20 to Spend on Authentic NYC Pizza and Other Favorites at One of Three Area Restaurants ($10 for $20)
Full-Service Restaurant$24 to Spend on Mexican Food ($12 for $24)
Full-Service Restaurant$60 to Spend on Food & Drink at Dinner; or $20 to Spend on Food & Drink at Lunch (Mon. to Sat.) ($30 for $60)
EntertainmentCharlotte North: BYOB Chocolate Pizza Decorating Experience ($16 for $32)
Beauty/HealthCharlotte North: Veg Out During a Massage with Aromatherapy ($35 for $65)

Massage Loft - Instant Relaxation: 50% Off a Great Massage!
The Comedy Zone - Half Off Two Tickets! (a $24 value)
HMCR Massage - 50% Off Relaxing Massages
Bedder Bedder & Moore (Abbey Place) - $12 for $20 Worth of Great Food! 
Dry Clean City - 8 Men's Laundered Shirts for $10! 
Thanksgiving Memories on Media - Up to 60% Off Video Transfer to DVD!  
Cajun Queen - BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!  50% Off Cajun Queen
The ICEPARK at Concord Mills - 50% Off Holiday Unlimited Fun Package!
Gorilla Construction & Restoration, LLC - $100 for $300 Worth of New Aluminum 6" Gutters With Leaf Cover Protection!
DoubleTap Concealed - 50% Off Concealed Carry Class and Range Time

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