Category Archives: Events in Charlotte

Charlotte Restaurant Week!

Charlotte Restaurant Week is COMING UP FAST! Twice a year, over 100 of the city’s finest restaurants allow us to enjoy an amazing three course meal for only $30-35 per person… This month it will be from Jul 22-31st, so check to see which restaurants are participating and make your reservations soon! Spots fill up fast 🙂



South End Hops Festival 5.14.16

The 3rd Annual South End Hops Festival is coming up soon! Come out and enjoy local craft beer, live music and food trucks! Bring your favorite furry friend (assuming he/she is well behaved), and bring your own blanket and chairs for your musical and social enjoyment.

General Admission is $35 in advance/$40 day of: this includes 4 hours of unlimited beer tastings. However, you can use promo code CLTNOW to save $10 off GA tickets!!!!!

US National Whitewater Center- Evening Activities!

whitewater center

If you haven’t had a chance to visit this Charlotte attraction recently, you should definitely make it a point to get out there soon! Besides the typical activities (zip lines, rock climbing, hiking, kayaking, rafting, and paddle boarding) there are several fun evening activities planned for SUMMER!!!!

  • River Jam- USNWC’s weekly concert series! FREE to the public, with $5 per vehicle to park. Every Thursday and Saturday evening at 7:00pm.
  • Open Swim- Get in a few strokes prior to River Jam on Thursday evenings at 6:30pm. FREE to the public, with $5 per vehicle to park. Meet at the flat water docks on the Catawba River, get your swim on, and enjoy some live music afterwards!
  • Microbrews Cruise & Unwined- A guided group flat water paddle along the Catawba River, followed by a chef-prepared, fireside dinner at the Ridge Pavilion. You will enjoy an variety of tastings from local breweries or wineries depending on which option you chose! Various Wednesday and Friday evenings. Cost is $55 per person.

River Jam

Taste of Charlotte- This Weekend!

Attention Charlotte foodies!!!! This annual festival brings together a variety of Charlotte restaurants who set up tents in the center of Uptown and serve up some of their most popular dishes. Some of this year’s participants include Cantina 1511, Caribbean Hut, Aroma Indian Cuisine, RiRa, McCormick & Schmick’s and more! There’s entertainment throughout the day so come hungry, and plan to stay awhile!

Taste of Charlotte

Looking for a 5K this weekend?

The Color & Glow Charlotte, NC is 3.1 miles of GLOW-tastic fun! As you make your way through the course you will be doused with glow paint at the ‘glow zones’. When you hit the finish line that is where the party begins! At the after party the DJ spins and the paint flies… Runners of all ages can come and party the night away! Get ready for the most GLOW-tastic night of your life!

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