Hickory – Award-winning vocalist, Jackie Finley, national recording artist, Nathan Hefner; America’s Got Talent Finalist, Ulysses Long; percussionist, Rick Cline; Allen Finley; Johnny White; Madeline Finley; and Carolyn Ousler will present A Carole King Christmas, Monday, Dec. 19 at 8pm, in the Hickory Community Theatre. This marks the 11th year of this popular Christmastime event in downtown Hickory.

The show will feature the world-renowned music of Carole King and many other traditional Christmas favorites.

Finley has opened for country music stars Travis Tritt and JoDee Messina, performed at Nashville’s World Famous Tootsie’s Orchid, won the 2007 NFDA Idol competition in Las Vegas, and has won seven Kay Awards at HCT. Hefner performed at Reece Witherspoon’s wedding, and has opened for music star, Patti Page.

Individual tickets are $22 and are available at Hickory Community Theatre, www.hickorytheatre.org, 828.328.2283, Finley Advertising 828.324. 6700 x1, or www.nathanhefner.com

A Carole King Christmas, Mon., Dec. 19