Holiday Events

For tickets, stop by the Union Ticket Office, purchase online or call 704-894-2135.


ballerina in front of orchestra at the 2014 Holiday Gala

Holiday Gala

Monday, Nov. 30  •  7:30 p.m.  •  DFPH  •  Tickets
Tuesday, Dec. 1  •  7:30 p.m.  •  DFPH  •  Tickets 

Usher in your season of holiday cheer with festive music, dance, theatre, and art all in one exciting and family-friendly show featuring the finest talent Davidson has to offer. Showcasing the college choirs, symphony orchestra, jazz band, along with community ensembles: Davidson Community Players, Dance Davidson, and Young Voices of the Carolinas. Don't miss what many people in the surrounding communities are calling their "new holiday tradition."

photo of Davidson Choir singing Vespers


Sunday, Dec. 6  •  7:30 p.m.  •  DCPC

A time-honored tradition on campus, join the Chorale, Carolina Brass and readers from the Davidson College staff to celebrate a contemplative and beautiful evening of lessons and carols.

Gilliam conducting singers in background

Messiah Sing-Along

Tuesday, Dec. 8  •  7 p.m.  •  DFPH  •  Tickets

All are invited to join the Davidson College Choirs in their one-night-only sing through of the Christmas portion (plus a few extras) of Handel's Messiah. Joined by an orchestral chamber ensemble, student soloists, and guests, enjoy with us this evening of jubilant choral revelry. Bring your own score; we'll have a few to share.