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Tickets Selling Fast for Asheboro Christmas Events

ASHEBORO N.C. – Tickets are going fast for upcoming Christmas events being hosted by the City of Asheboro including the Christmas CAROL-ing Trolley Tour and the Bantum Rooster’s Rockin’ Christmas Concert.

Christmas CAROLing Trolley Tour

Chick-fil-A and Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services wants to get you in the holiday spirit with the Christmas CAROLing Trolley Tour! This event features a retelling of the Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol” while singing carols, enjoying games and touring the lights and sights of the downtown Asheboro area onboard our climate controlled Christmas Trolley!

Tickets for this event are $35 per person, and tours are offered twice per night on December 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd. Showtimes are 6:00 PM and 7:30 PM. Tickets can be online at or in person at the Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services office located at 241 Sunset Ave.

For further information, contact Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services at (336) 626-1240 x1.

Bantum Rooster’s Rockin’ Christmas Concert

The City of Asheboro is pleased to announce that the historic Sunset Theatre will be hosting Bantum Rooster’s Rockin’ Christmas! Holiday Concert on Monday, December 18th and on Tuesday, December 19th beginning at 7:00pm. This year’s concert will be full of great Christmas music, fun surprises,
and unbelievable showmanship. The Sunset Theatre is located at 234 Sunset Avenue in downtown Asheboro.

For over a decade, Bantum Rooster has been thrilling audiences across the Carolinas with their over the edge dance and party shows and has become one of the most sought after party bands on the market! With a 2016 charting beach single, Carolina for the Weekend, the band has expanded into the original music scene and has seen great success. Featuring smooth vocal harmonies, a hot rhythm section, sensational horn line, and non-stop energy, Bantum Rooster continues to be Your Custom Music Experience and best time you have ever had!
Tickets are $15.00 and are available online at or at the Cultural and Recreation Services office located across the street from the Theatre at 241 Sunset Avenue. Tickets are also available at the door while seats remain. For more information please call the Cultural & Recreation Services office at (336) 626-1240.

Tranquil Time with the Clauses

Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services is excited to announce its annual Tranquil Time with the Clauses’ holiday event. This year’s event will be held at the historical GateKeepers House located at 312 Lanier Avenue, Asheboro. Tranquil Time with the Clauses’ is designed for individuals with an intellectual disability and young children to visit with Mr. & Mrs. Claus in a calm, low sensory environment that will allow the individual to have a magical one on one experience. Direct family members are also welcome to attend the event with the participant. With assigned time slots, we promise you will not have to wait in a long unforgiving line. Each participant will get to enjoy a story, open a personalized present and get their picture taken with Mr. & Mrs. Claus!

Registration for Tranquil Santa opens Wednesday, November 1 st . Register in person at the Asheboro Cultural & Recreation Services office located at 241 Sunset Avenue OR online at

The cost to attend the event is $10 for a 15 minute time slot with Mr. & Mrs. Claus. Any additional gift required for a sibling will have an additional $10 fee. Space is limited, so sign up fast! The deadline to register is Wednesday, November 29 th or while space is available.

For questions or additional information please contact Kelli King at 336-626-1240 ext. 5 or

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