Gingerbread artists are creating masterpieces that compete for top honors in three categories:
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Visit the hotel from December 11 to 24, 2023, and see them all for free from 9 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each day.
Gingerbread Lane is being held in the Carolina Room.
Attendees may vote on their favorite entries with $1 minimum donation per vote. All proceeds will benefit Atrium Health Levine Children’s Hospital, dedicated to caring for the physical and emotional needs of children and their families.
There is no charge to visit and look at the gingerbread creations and you do not have to be a guest at the hotel.
After visiting Gingerbread Lane, stop by the Gingerbread Hut for a cup of hot chocolate, with the option to add liqueur. Gingerbread Hut is open the same days as Gingerbread Lane, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Ballantyne has partnered with Mecklenburg Police Department for a toy drive, to help provide Christmas gifts to families in need. Toy collection will start November 30 and will end December 15, 2023.
Toy Donation Guidelines
- Toys for children between the age of 0 to 14 year old
- No-violent toys
- New unwrapped toys (You can always provide gift wrapping paper with your donated toys)
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