*NSYNC Timeline- December 2001
Filming of Chili’s commercials in Bahamas, Justin almost didn’t make it in time for filming because of attending the funeral of Britney’s grandfather
02 – Lance bobblehead released at Best Buy
04 – Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas, perform Gone, receive award for highest first week sales in 2001
06-07 – ‘Girlfriend’ video filmed in LA by director Marc Klasfeld
08 – *NSYNC brightened up the season for 50 children Saturday at Pointe Orlando, Florida, as part of *NSYNC’s Challenge for the Children, which has raised over $1,000,000 for children’s charities across the nation. These kids were treated to a fun filled day beginning at XS Orlando’s game room where they were greeted with overflowing gift bags from Santa Claus and a special visit from the Universal Studios Characters. When Santa called upon his helpers for the handing out of the bags, to the kids’ surprise Chris, Lance, Justin, JC and Joey answered the call. The kids were also given gift certificates to FAO Schwarz for their holiday wish list. The kids were selected from outreach programs including Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children & Women, and the Howard Phillips Center for Children and Families. Other children were selected from XL106.7 radio promotions.
08 – Lance reportedly sighted at the XL 106.7′s (the pop station in Orlando) Jingle Ball, which was at Downtown Disney’s Pleasure Island.
09 – Joey bobblehead released at Best Buy
16 – Justin bobblehead released at Best Buy
17 – Nsync announced to be presenters at the AMAs on Jan 9
18 – Olympic concert series announced. Nsync to perform at the Olympic Medals Plaza on Feb 23
21 – Lance reported attended a wedding rehearsal dinner in Columbus, Mississippi at a restaurant called J Brouissard’s
23 – Chris bobblehead released at Best Buy
31 – Chris attends Puffy’s NYE party