Carolina Panthers will host sixth annual Tree Lighting on November 26, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors


CHARLOTTE – The Carolina Panthers' sixth annual Tree Lighting, presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors, will be held on the night of Tuesday, November 26 in uptown Charlotte.

The celebration is free of charge and takes place outside Bank of America Stadium, on the corner of Mint Street and Graham Street. Festivities open at 6:30 p.m.

Panthers fans will enjoy appearances by Sir Purr, the TopCats Cheerleaders, the PurrCussion Drumline and the Black & Blue Crew. The tree lighting ceremony program will also include new family-friendly performances.

Attendees will be treated to an evening that includes children's activities, festive music and a special visit from Santa Claus. The event will conclude with the tree lighting ceremony.

Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs to relax and enjoy the festivities. Bottled water and hot cocoa will be available free of charge with additional food and drinks also available for purchase from various local food trucks onsite.

The event will be held rain or shine and parking will be available from various independent parking companies in the Uptown area.