‘Tis the season to get drunk under twinkling lights and makeout with someone in a Santa hat — but where can you find the right bar to do that? Check out our guide to all the latest holiday pop-ups in Charlotte, North Carolina. Did we miss one? Email us at email@example.com.Read More
7 Sparkling Holiday Pop-Ups in Charlotte, North Carolina
Find festive bars with themed drinks and tons of twinkling lights
The group behind Villa Heights bar Humbug goes naughty instead of nice this holiday season with its House of Krampus pop-up. You know, Krampus, the horned monster who steals bad children around this time of year. It’s a reservations-only experience with creative cocktails, themed snacks, and “surprises.”
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Optimist Hall cantina El Thrifty presents “A Very Tiki Christmas,” with drinks like Seashell Spritz, Frosty’s Flamingo, Tropical Sleigh Ride, and Why Grandma Got Ran Over By A Reindeer.
Optimist Hall cocktail bar Billy Sunday will transform into Tinseltown on November 29. Look for fun decorations and festive cocktails, like the Son of a Nutcracker, a pecan pie Old Fashioned.
The Royal Tot
Christmas-themed tiki takeover Sippin’ Santa lands at the Royal Tot with drinks like the Holiday on Ice with vodka, cold brew, and chile liqueur. All holiday cocktails come in themed glassware, also available for purchase.
Reserve a seat at the Supperland Speakeasy for Toast to the Holidays, where the bartenders will lead you through four festive cocktails with food pairings from the Supperland kitchen. Tickets are $150, and ugly sweaters are encouraged.
Music-themed cocktail bar Vinyl is all decked out for the holidays with baubles hanging everywhere, and the menu features Santa’s secret recipe for cinnamon espresso martinis.
Dark speakeasy Backstage Lounge will host the Miracle pop-up for themed cocktails and “the ultimate holiday experience” starting November 22.