The Alliance for Historic Hillsborough
150 E. King St., Hillsborough NC 27278 (919) 732-7741

Home for the Holidays

The Orange County Historical Museum will host its fifth annual “Home for the Holidays” storytelling event at Leland Little’s Auction Gallery, 620 Cornerstone Court, Hillsborough, NC on Saturday, November 29th. The evening opens with a wine and dessert reception at 7:30 pm and four local writers will share their favorite holiday stories at 8pm.

This year’s lineup includes:


  • Michael Malone, noted novelist and humorist, who will serve as both Master of Ceremonies and storyteller   
  • Nancy Demorest, Emmy-winning TV and film writer
  • Allan Gurganus, renowned native North Carolinian author, short story writer, and essayist
  • Nathan Kotecki, acclaimed Durham-based young adult novelist


The reception and intermission will include live Southern string music from Pan and Brett Riggs and Rob Golan. Attendees will also have the chance to enter a gift basket raffle featuring items from local vendors.


Advance purchased tickets are $20.00; at the door for $25.00 (space permitting). Tickets will be available at the Orange County Historical Museum, 201 Churton Street, or by phone (919) 732-2201, beginning October 1st. Seating is limited.



All proceeds will benefit the Orange County Historical Museum.

Event date and time: 
Sat, 11/29/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm