November 19, 2021 . 4:00 PM — 8:30 PM

Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting

Kick off the holiday season at Waverly Place’s Holiday Open House & Tree Lighting Celebration on Friday, November 19!

Join the retailers and restaurants for a special Holiday Open House from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Guests can stroll through Waverly Place to enjoy special tastings, sales, promotions and in-store events. A full list of participating locations will be available soon! In addition, families can enjoy strolling juggling and stilt walking acts, face painting and caricature artist.

Live musicians will take the stage at 6:00 pm as guests gather in The Park for the Tree Lighting Celebration. Enjoy a performance from the Athens Drive Magnet High School Band at 6:45 pm and then welcome Santa to the stage for a countdown to the tree lighting. Following the tree lighting, Santa & Mrs. Claus will be available for pictures (don’t forget to bring your camera!) as you enjoy live holiday tunes and special aerial performances in the Park.

Open House Participants

Visit Amazing Lash Studio for complimentary hot cocoa with toppings! In addition, anyone that books a future appointment during the event, will receive a free brow wax + 1/2 off a volume upgrade if they join the Twice As Amazing Maintenance Program.

BodyLase will serve complimentary spice fall wine. Plus, customers will receive 15% off 3x Microneedling or 3x Peels purchased during the event.

Enjoy a special BOGO promotion (buy a small, medium, or large sub, get a small sub free) at Capriotti’s Sandwich Shop. Plus, spend $20+ to receive a free cookie or brookie. Offer valid on in-store orders only.

Chicken Salad Chick will offer a FREE Flower Cookie to guests who present the passport of mentions this offer.

Stop by Cinebistro for a complimentary personal sized popcorn to-go!

Visit Contender eSports for BOGO hourly play during the Open House. Plus, receive 25% off reservations made during the event for future camps, workshops and birthday parties.

CorePower Yoga will offer family-friendly refreshments along with 20% off all Class Packs purchased during the event.

Shop the Storewide Sale at Green4Life to receive 20% off all purchases.

The Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spa BOGO Black Friday Sale is underway! Buy a spa service gift card, receive one free.

Hollywood Feed will offer special Goat’s Milk Pup Cups for the doggies and a free gift with purchases during the event.

L.A. Bikini will offer guests complimentary hot apple cider, plus 25% off their next service booked.

ONYX Hair Boutique

Stop by Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for complimentary in-store samples!

Shake Shack will offer complimentary samples of their seasonal lemonades: Apple Ciderade, Cran Citrus Punch & Pomegranate Yuzu.

StretchLab will serve complimentary cookies and juice! Plus, exclusive to guests of the Open House, purchase (2) 25-minute sessions for only $99!

Visit Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe for festive Wine & Cookies to benefit the Wake County SPCA.

Stop by vomFASS Vinegar, Oil and Spice Shop for complimentary mulled wine, mulled apple cider, gingerbread cookies and holiday appetizers. Plus, enjoy 20% off all purchases from 4:00 to 8:00 pm (with a few exclusions).

Pick up a passport at participating businesses to start your journey through the center! Guests who visit 10 participating businesses to receive a stamp, will be entered in a raffle for a Waverly Place Gift Basket valued at over $500. Guests can submit a photo of their passport via email to or drop a completed passport in the basket near the entrance to visit Santa at the event.

November 19, 2021
4:00 PM — 8:30 PM