Tuesday, June 14, 2016

2016 Summer Dollar Movie Schedules at Sun Valley and Stonecrest

It's that time of year again!  $1 Summer Movies are here at TWO theaters close to Waxhaw:  Stonecrest Regal Cinemas and Sun Valley Stone Theaters.

We have noted the weekly schedules below.  Stone Theaters offers discounts on drinks and popcorn too!

The Summer Movie Express plays two different movies each week on both Tuesdays and Wednesdays with a 10:00 a.m. showtime.  Both movies playing on both days for one week only.  Tickets are $1 and available for purchase at the box office.

Week 1 (June 14-15):  The Lego Movie and Max
Week 2 (June 21-22):  Goosebumps and The Iron Giant:  Signature Edition
Week 3 (June 28-29):  Pan and The Smurfs 2
Week 4 (July 5-6):  Despicable Me 2 and Home
Week 5 (July 12-13):  Minions and The Peanuts Movie
Week 6 (July 19-20):  Alvin & The Chipmunks:  The Road Chip and Curious George
Week 7 (July 26-27):  The Book of Life and Hotel Transylvania 2
Week 8 (August 2-3):  Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 and Shaun The Sheep
Week 9 (August 9-10):  The Croods and Dr. Suess' The Lorax

Each week, both movies play on both days.  Arrive early for best seating (multiple theaters are open showing each movie).

For more information, visit the Regal Summer Movie Express website.

Summer Movie Magic at the Sun Valley 14 Theater in Indian Trail begins this week and has several additional bonuses for parents like FREE adult admission and $1 popcorn and drinks until 10:20 a.m.  Doors open at 9:00 a.m. for best seating options.

Sun Valley 14 plays 1 movie each week at 10:00 a.m. - choose to visit on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday!

Here is the Sun Valley 14 Summer Movie Magic Schedule:

Home (PG) - June 14, 15, 16

Turbo (PG) - June 21, 22, 23

The Peanuts Movie (G) - June 28, 29, 30

The Croods (PG) - July 5, 6, 7

Alvin & the Chipmunks: The Road Chip  
July 12, 13, 14

Mr. Peabody & Sherman (PG) - July 19, 20, 21

Penguins of Madagascar (PG) - July 26, 27, 28

Minions (PG) - Aug 2, 3, 4

Norm of the North (PG) - Aug 9, 10, 11

The Lego Movie (PG) - Aug 16, 17, 18

Paddington (PG) - Aug 23, 24, 25

These are some GREAT options to beat the summer heat for only $1.  See you there!

Thursday, October 29, 2015

This Weekend in Waxhaw - October 30th

It's Halloween weekend in Waxhaw!  There are MORE activites around town than usual since many FUN events were rescheduled to THIS weekend after the big storm a few weeks ago.  Let your kids make good use of their costume and wear it all weekend long at these great events!

Friday, October 30th
Downtown Waxhaw First Fright Night - 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Get your costumes ready for the Halloween season. Trick or treat at participating downtown businesses. Come enjoy spooky carriage rides, a haunted trail at Eight Legs Gallery, pumpkin bowling at Sweet Repeats, decorate your free pumpkin at Stewart's Village Gallery, do the Monster Mash on stage in the Waxhaw Water Tower Lot, face-painting, and adults can enjoy a free beer tasting from a local brewery. Don't forget to check out which business brings home the famed Golden Pumpkin Head Award for best dressed costumes and decorated storefronts. And shop for Fall bargains at participating stores."

Saturday, October 31st - HALLOWEEN
Waxhaw Farmer's Market - 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Marvin A.M.E. Zion Church Fall Festival - 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

FALL BASH @ Dogwood Park - 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Neighborhood Trick-or-Treating from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Sunday, November 1st
Try not to eat too much candy for breakfast, then head to church!

Upcoming Waxhaw Events:
Mark you calendar!
Millbridge Turkey Trot - November 26th @ 8:00 a.m. (pre-register)

Please comment below with your events for the community to attend.  Thank you!

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Apple Time Around Waxhaw

Are you craving fresh apple cider and hot doughnuts?  We are too!

Here are just a few of the orchards and farms close to Waxhaw you can visit this month for some apple pickin' and cider drinkin':

#1 - Windy Hill in York, South Carolina (just outside of Rock Hill)

Get your tickets NOW for their popular Apple Harvest Festival on October 17, 2015.

Their Fall Festival is Saturday, September 26, 2015.

Pumpkin season will be here soon and we will post more apple orchard options on our Waxhaw Kids Facebook page too.  See you there!

Friday, September 5, 2014

Downtown First Friday

Tonight's the night!  Bring your family to downtown Waxhaw this evening for some strolling, eating, shopping and fellowship with your neighbors.  Many stores are offering specials tonight during the First Friday event from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Here is our unofficial schedule of events:

5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Free Kids' Crafts and Food Drive for Jesse Jude Food Pantry @ Sweet Repeats & More, 615 W South Main Street 

5:00 - 8:00 p.m.  ALS Ice Bucket (Dunk Tank) Challenge @ Michael Ryan Realty, 105 E North Main Street (news coverage)

**Drop by the newly opened Funki Monki Home and Man Cave retail stores right next to Michael Ryan Realty while you're at the ALS Challenge!**

5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Back-to-School Photos @ Nichole Marie Photography, 101 N Church Street (no appointment necessary, $10 for one digital image, $40 for five digital images)

5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Grand Opening of The Lazy Pig BBQ with pulled pork, ribs, mac n' cheese, baked beans & more (at JB's Frozen Gold), 116 E South Main Street

7:00 p.m. A Gracious Gathering with appetizers, cocktails, prizes and special promotions for one night only to celebrate their ONE YEAR anniversary @ Gracious Interiors, 113 W South Main Street

Even MORE activities going on all night long - via Town of Waxhaw

What a BEAUTIFUL photo of "Waxhaw NC at Dusk" by Waxhawian!  See you tonight at First Friday, neighbors.  Bring the kids!

(There's still time to add your event!  Comment on our Facebook wall and we'll add to to this post.)