Sep 7, 2018 - Things to Do

Agenda Weekender: 105+ things to do this weekend, including the Greek Festival, Culture Feast and Panthers vs. Cowboys

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92. 20% chance of rain.

Food & Drink

Free Candy Friday at Candy Warehouse: The first 100 kids (or adults) will get free candy just for walking in the door. 8 a.m. Free. Details.

Beer Release at NoDa Brewing: They’re releasing Hot Pistol Stout, a 2013 NCBeerGuys’ competition winner with chocolate, raspberry and habañero flavors, in pints and cans. TIN Kitchen will be there, too. 2-10 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Cider Release at Red Clay Ciderworks: Try Ro Shand Bo, a blood orange, semi-sweet cider, while it lasts. 3-11 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Friday Nights at Camp North End: Unwind in the Boileryard with food, music and more. Dog- and kid-friendly. 5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Lobster is So Divine at Divine Barrel Brewing: They’re teaming up with Cousins Maine Lobster to bring you authentic lobster rolls alongside their local beers. 5-9 p.m. Free admission. Details.

2nd Birthday at Blackfinn Ballantyne: Help them celebrate with drink specials all night, live music and more. 5-11 p.m. Free admission. Details.

App State vs. UNC Charlotte Weekend Pre Party at Catawba Brewing Co.: Join other Mountaineer alum for the Saturday game between App and UNC Charlotte. 6 p.m.-12 a.m. Free admission. Details.

Friday Night Bites at Legion Brewing: Stop by for a Grilled Shrimp Kabob with salsa verde and a roasted corn and quinoa salad. Other activities include live music, shopping and more. 6-9 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Culture Feast on South Tryon Street At Levine Center For The Arts: Enjoy dinner in this one-of-a-kind outdoor setting filled with art and cultural experiences while getting to meet new people and connecting with your community. 7 p.m. $35-$50. Details.

Marine Week Beer Pong Tournament at Strikecity: Let the skills you learned in the barracks shine in this two-vs-two bracket-style tournament. Cash and prizes worth $500 are up for grabs. 8 p.m.-12 a.m. $10. Details.

American Pie Eating Contest at Lucky’s Bar & Arcade: Celebrate the birthday of Shannon Elizabeth (you know her from the classic American Pie) with a pie eating contest with cash and prizes up for grabs. 21+ only. 10 p.m.-2 a.m. Free admission. Details.

Arts & Entertainment

The Lion King at Belk Theater: The Tony Award-winning Broadway staple makes a stop in Charlotte during its North American tour. Through September 9. $30+. Details.

Peter and the Starcatcher at The Eloise MacDonald Playhouse: This unique Tony Award-winning play, based on the acclaimed novel, tells the story of how Peter Pan came to be. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., and Sunday, 2:30 p.m. $28. Details.

South End Gallery Crawl at Historic South End: See the best that the neighborhood’s art galleries have to offer on this self-guided walking tour. 5-9 p.m. Free. Details.

Wayfinding: The Art of Laurie Smithwick at Camp North End: Take in the sights of Laurie Smithwick’s mixed media watercolors and street prints, which is a form of block print pulled directly from Charlotte’s streets. 5-10 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Jazz at the Bechtler at Bechtler Museum Of Modern Art: Lovell Bradford and the Ziad Jazz Quartet will be performing a tribute to Bud Powell. 6 and 8:15 p.m. $16. Details.

Revealed: Where Art Meets Activism Exhibition Preview Party at Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture: See the new “Welcome to Brookhill,” “Hank Willis Thomas: What We Ask is Simple” and “Question Bridge: Black Males” exhibitions with a cocktail in hand while you mix, mingle and enjoy live music. 6-11 p.m. Free admission. Details.

An Alternative Perspective Opening Reception at C3 Lab: See the new show by Aperture Collective, a diverse group of Charlotte-based female photographers, on this stop of the South End Gallery Crawl. 7-10 p.m. Free. Details.

Chris Isaak at Knight Theater: Hear this gifted singer-songwriter perform his newest album, First Comes the Night. 8 p.m. $25. Details.

Futurebirds with Neighbor Lady at Queen Park Social: This folksy, psychedelic rock and roll group hails from Athens, Georgia. 8:30 p.m. $10-$15. Details.

Stand Up – The Factory Comedy Room at The Suffolk Punch: Hosted by Andy Grosso and Jesse Jones, this show features new local comedians each time around. 9-11 p.m. $10. Details.


Yiasou Greek Festival at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral: Everyone’s favorite festival is back with its staple marketplace, baklava sundaes, pastries and various Greek foods. Once you’re stuffed and broke, check out the Hellenic exhibits, live music and dancing, art and more. Pro tip: Take the Blue Line and present your ticket for free entry, then use the money you’ve saved for the must-eat baklava sundae. Friday through Sunday. $3. Details.

U.S. Marine Week in Charlotte: This full lineup of activities, events, learning experiences and more honors those who serve in the Marines. Friday through Sunday. Free admission. Details.

Learn Things

Book Signing at Billy Graham Library: Senator Tim Scott and Congressman Trey Gowdy will be signing copies of their book, Unified: How Our Unlikely Friendship Gives Us Hope for a Divided Country, available for purchase in Ruth’s Attic. 4-5:30 p.m. Free. Details.

Comprehensive Planning & Equitable Outcomes Interactive Gallery Exhibit at Charlotte Trolley Powerhouse Studio: Provide your own input on the state of the city in this strategy sprint as the city gears up to create its first Comprehensive Plan since 1975. 5-8 p.m. Free. Details.

A Conversation Of Consequence – Beyond the Sash at Bold Missy Brewery: Join the Girl Scout Alumnae Association and panel guests Braxton Winston, Kelly Finley, Dimple Ajmeral and Hannah Hasan, for a talk on ‘The State of Girls’ in the Charlotte community. Tickets include food and one drink (try the small batch release of “On My Honor,” a peanut butter and chocolate stout in honor of the event). 6-9 p.m. $25. Details.

An Evening with Senator Tim Scott at Brewers at 4001 Yancey: Join S.C. state senator to hear his vision and meet local and state candidates. Heavy hors-d’oeuvres and drinks provided. 6:30-8 p.m. $50. Details.


Beginner Mountain Bike Group Ride at the US National Whitewater Center: Get to know portions of the Whitewater Center’s extensive trail system on this beginner-friendly ride. Helmet, closed-toed shoes and knowledge of mountain biking are required. BYO bike or rent one. 6:15-7:30 p.m. Free admission ($6 to park). Details.

Partner Acrobatics at Lenny Boy Brewing Co.: Partner up to learn the basics of the trend taking over your Instagram feed with teachers from Charlotte Cirque and Dance Center and Carolina Calouche & Co. Admission includes a 6-ounce kombucha. 6:30 p.m. $5. Details.


Storyland: A Trip Through Childhood Favorites at ImaginOn: A collection of picture book classics like If You Give a Mouse a Cookie, Chicka Chicka Boom Boom and Peter Rabbit come to life in this interactive exhibit designed to allow children the chance to explore literacy skills and concepts in a hands-on environment. Friday through Sunday. Times vary. Free admission. Details.

Movie In The Park at Legacy Park: Join the Gaston County Family YMCA for a special screening of Zootopia. Bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the on-site food trucks and vendors before the show. 6-9:30 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Drive-In Movie at World Worship Church: Park the car (or bring a lawn chair) and watch Paddington on the big screen with concessions for sale and a bouncy house for the kids. 7 p.m. Free admission. Details.


Friday Nights at Camp North End: Unwind in the Boileryard with food, music and more. This week, Cookie Dough Bliss will be on site with free art for kids. Dog- and kid-friendly. 5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Girl Tribe Pop Up Preview Night at 4001 Yancey: While it doesn’t officially kick off until Saturday morning, preview night ticketholders will receive discounts, a free drink, swag and early access to vendors. 6-10 p.m. $35. Details.


89. 50% chance of evening thunderstorms.

Food & Drink

Brunch at Peculiar Rabbit: Eat your way through a brunch buffet and wash it down with bottomless mimosas. 10 a.m. $16. Details.

Fiddle ‘n Pig Shindig 2018 at Comporium Amphitheater at the Anne Springs Close Greenway: The annual BBQ and bluegrass festival is back for its 13th year with a full day of live music, barbeque and beer tastings from 40+ regional breweries. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. $10+. Details.

South of the Bully & Friends Dine’n Donate at Rusty Bucket Restaurant & Tavern: Stop in and meet adoptable dogs (2-3 p.m.), then enjoy a meal with proceeds benefitting the shelter. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Charlotte magazine’s 50th Anniversary Beer Party at NoDa Brewing Company: Enjoy music, food from TIN Kitchen, surprises and the special release of Hop Off the Press. 12-5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

5th Annual Hops for Hospice at Foxcroft Wine Co.: Enjoy a food and beer sampling with brews from 10+ locations, plus a silent auction whose proceeds benefit Hospice and Palliative Care Charlotte Region. 1-4 p.m. $25 in advance. Details.

1st Annual Fit Fest at Salud Cerveceria: Explore vendors focused on natural health and wellness while you try food, wine spritzers and more. 4-7 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Savor 7th at 7th Street Public Market: Admission includes samples from each market vendor, two drinks, live music and more, plus benefits Do Good By Eating Well, the market’s nonprofit. 7-9 p.m. $35. Details.

Hammers & Ales at C3Lab: Admission includes barbecue, two drinks, a silent auction and more, with proceeds benefitting ToolBank. 7-10 p.m. $50. Details.

Arts & Entertainment

Confidence (and The Speech) at Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square: Explore the confidence of a president, a nation in chaos and women in politics during the Carter Administration in this cross-gender play. Saturday and Sunday, 8 p.m. $25. Details.

14th Annual Potters Market Invitational at Mint Museum Randolph: Meet 60+ of the best ceramic artists from across the state for a one-day sale of functional, decorative and sculptural works. Plus, enjoy live pottery demonstrations, bluegrass music, a beer garden, snacks, raffle, drawings and access to the Mint’s permanent collections. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $12 admission. Details.

Revealed: Where Art Meets Activism – Community Opening at Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture: Bring the family for a day of art exploration, dialogue and creative workshops as they kick off a new season with the artists on site. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Ani DiFranco with Peter Mulvey at Neighborhood Theatre: This unique singer-songwriter has racked up nine GRAMMY nominations and one win in her nearly 30-year career. 8 p.m. $35-$40. Details.


El Grito Festival at McAlpine Creek Greenway Park: Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at this festival, which features an appearance by the Mexican Consulate and an official Hispanic Heritage Proclamation by the North Carolina Governor. They’ll also have kids’ activities, a cultural market and more. 12-6 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Splash Bash Pool Party at Craft City Social Club: Soak in the sunshine at this pool party, complete with cabanas, food and drink and a DJ. 1 p.m. Free admission. Details.

EID Festival at Muslim Education Center: In addition to Halal food available to purchase, attendees will have unlimited access to a climbing wall, rodeo bull, obstacle courses and more. 3-8 p.m. $7 in advance. Details.

Queens of Combat- Heir to the Throne at Hebron Hall: See a doubleheader from this Female Professional Wrestling Organization. 4 & 8 p.m. $15-$40. Details.

Operation 007: The Young Professional’s Gala by EatWorkPlay CLT at Sugar Creek Brewing: Party James Bond-style with an open bar, DJ, live band and casino lounge with poker and blackjack. A portion of proceeds raised at the gala will benefit Smart Start of Mecklenburg County. 6-11 p.m. $75-$200. Details.

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular at The Fillmore Charlotte: Experience the original master recordings of Pink Floyd in a multi-media presentation when this trippy tour stops in Charlotte for the night. 8 p.m. $15. Details.

Learn Things

Backcountry Days & Ice Cream Social at Charlotte Museum of History: Explore the lives of the different people who called Mecklenburg County home 250 years ago with home tours, music, demonstrations and more. Registration required. 12-4 p.m. Free admission. Details.


9/11 Memorial Stair Climb at Duke Energy Center: Climb or walk the equivalent of the 110 stories of the World Trade Center carrying the name and photo of a fallen hero to symbolically complete their climb, all while benefitting the FDNY Counseling Services Unit and the programs of the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m. $50. Details.

Walk from Obesity at Midtown Park: Help fight the problem on this “set you rown pace” walk. 7:30 a.m. $25. Details.

South End Shuffle 5K & Mile Run in South End: Head out for a leisurely 5K, now in its 5th year, then stick around for beer, music and vendors afterward. Participants will receive a race shirt and custom medal and the proceeds benefit the Charlotte Rail Trail and The Purple Promise Foundation. 9:30 a.m. $10-$40. Details.

Down Dog at Draught: Join NC Yoga Bar for an all-levels flow before you settle in for a complimentary mimosa. 10-11 a.m. $10. Details.

Zumba Charity Event at El Centenario Night Club: Dance and sweat for a cause, helping the Hogar de Niñas Madelaes and children from Los Mina, Dominican Republic. They’ll be accepting monetary donations along with children’s clothing and back-to-school supplies. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. $8. Details.

Charlotte Beer Mile at Catawba Brewing Company: Test your stamina during this unique 1-miler, in which you’ll finish a beer at every quarter-mile market. 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. $30 in advance. Details.

RoofTop Yoga and Mimosas at The Vue: Flow through this 60-minute session, set to music by a DJ. Afterward, stick around for a complimentary mimosa or two. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. $15. Details.

Lunge A Mile in Another Man’s Boots at NoDa Brewing Company: As a team of four, you’ll lunge from The Men’s Shelter of Charlotte all the way to NoDa Brewing Company wearing steel-toed boots (lunging and boots optional). Enjoy raffles, vendors and more at the finish line. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. $100 per team. Details.

Ballet at the Bar at Legion Brewing: Discover the full body workout that is a basic ballet class. Entry includes the class and a pint to cool down with. 12-1 p.m. $7. Details.

Shimmy and Sip Saturday at AIR South Park: Work up a sweat with Kara Vasseur, a certified Zumba and AFAA instructor, then relax with a mimosa afterward. 12-1 p.m. $10. Details.

Pushups for Parkinson’s Parking Lot Party at Jackalope Jacks: Help Pushups for Parkinson’s reach their $1 million goal while enjoying brats and beer. You’ll get to take your pint glass home and they’ll have a DJ, games and football on the big screen. 2-6 p.m. $15. Details.

Rainbow Run at The Shed: The city’s first LGBTQ and Ally 5K and afterparty, with plenty of color, glow sticks and beer, will raise funds for PFLAG Charlotte, Veteran’s Bridge  Home and CMPD Animal Care and Control. 5 p.m. $5-$40. Details.

1 Year Anniversary & Customer Appreciation Party at Curvy Jam Dance Fitness: If you’ve gone to at least one of their classes before, you and a guest are welcome to come dance, enjoy adult beverages and snack on light hors-d’ouevres. 7-10 p.m. Free. Details.


The Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Festival at Huntersville: Cheer on computer-matched teams from 3 divisions in this tournament designed for basketball players who love the fun of the game. Participants are as young as 7 and old as 70, short and tall, experienced and not at all. Saturday and Sunday. $144 per team. Details.

Hoops for HopeWay at HopeWay: This free, action-packed basketball competition will see 24 sponsored teams compete in a 3-v-3 tournament. Proceeds benefit HopeWay, a non-profit residential mental health treatment center for adults. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. Details.

App State v. UNC Charlotte Lightrail Tailgate Party at Crown Station: Gear up for the game with free food and drinks, swag, live entertainment and a raffle with game tickets. 1-5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

United Way Cornhole Tournament at Rooftop 210: Join LINC and Young Leaders in an afternoon of cornhole with music, awesome tournament prizes, giveaways and food and drinks. Proceeds benefit United Way. Stick around for an ACC football viewing party. 1-5 p.m. $15-$100. Details.

Season Opener Party at Oak Room: Rep your favorite team and cheer them on at this party complete with 2 DJs. 1-8 p.m. $20. Details.

South Carolina vs. Georgia at Flight: Watch the Gamecocks take on the Bulldogs with drink specials include $3.50 Miller and Coors Lite and $15 buckets. 3:30 p.m. Free admission. Details.


Princess Brunch at Maggiano’s Charlotte: Kids and parents alike will enjoy this breakfast buffet, along with games, sing-alongs, story time, dancing and pictures with the princesses. 9:30-11:30 a.m. $25-$30. Details.

Clay Workshops at Mallard Creek Recreation Center: Celebrate the return of the fall season and make festive Jack-O-Lanterns and pumpkins out of clay. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Free. Details.

Do Good

5th Annual Takes on Cancer at VBGB: Support the Taylor Soloff Memorial Endowment with an afternoon of silent auction, music, a cornhole tournament and Resident Culture’s specially-made No Hair Don’t Care West Coast IPA. Admission includes a free beer, keepsake pint glass, bracelet and raffle ticket. 1-6 p.m. $25-$30. Details.


Girl Tribe Pop Up at 4001 Yancey Rd: The area-favorite pop-up shop, comprised of a collection of female-owned businesses, is back. Shoppers will receive discounts, a free drink from Sycamore Brewing, swag, and snacks from Greek Eats and Casa. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free general admission. Details.

South End Farmers and Artisans Market at Atherton: Enjoy a cup of joe from Not Just Coffee or drink from Vin Master while you sip and shop your way through a variety of local artisans and farmers, selling everything from produce to dog food to soaps. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Community Pop Up Market at Sardis Marketplace: Shop 40+ vendors outside and 60+ permanent vendors inside at this pet-friendly monthly market. They’ll have food available for purchase and live music. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Pop Up Record Shop at Divine Barrel Brewing: Noble Records is bringing 10,000+ records starting at $1 for you to browse with a beer in hand. 12-6 p.m. Free admission. Details.


83. 40% chance of scattered thunderstorms.

Food & Drink

Brunch and Brews at Legion Brewing: Enjoy a brunch menu with items like Southwest Breakfast Burritos and Lox and Loaded bagels, perfect for pairing with a Carolina Sparkle Party Beermosa or Farmers First Coffee Company cold brew. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Sunday Brunch with Birdsong and Papi Queso at Birdsong Brewing Co.: Order from Papi Queso’s regular or brunch menus and pair your meal with a pour from Birdsong (Wake Up Coffee Vanilla Porter is back this week) at this dog-friendly brunch. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Brunch from a Truck at Catawba Brewing Co.: Fresh Med will be serving brunch in the parking lot while Catawba slings perfectly pairable mimosas and brews. 12-5 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Beer Release at Bold Missy Brewery: Try the release of Knox on the Block, a light blonde with natural blueberry juice steeped with real vanilla beans and named after the Panthers’ number one fan, Betty Knox. 12-7 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Grand Opening at TapHaus49: The restaurant is led by Chef Richie Williams of  Charlotte Country Club. 12 p.m.-12 a.m. Free admission. Details.

High Branch Brewing Beer Dinner at The Cellar at Duckworth’s: Enjoy a 5-course meal in which each course has been specially paired with one of the brewery’s Belgian-inspired, hop-forward ales. 1-4 p.m. $55. Details.

Meal Prep Made Easy at Thrive: Haven’t quite nailed meal prepping? Let Thrive’s health coaches will walk you through the steps of a successful week of meal planning, plus leave with plenty of samples to get you started. 2-3 p.m. $15. Details.

Arts & Entertainment

School of Rock Fest Revenge of Summer at Visulite Theatre: They’ll have 6 bands rocking out all afternoon. All ages welcome. 2-10 p.m. $10. Details.

2018 Topgolf Tour at Topgolf Charlotte: This two-person team, single-day competition offers up a trip of a lifetime and a $50,000 cash prize. Win and Topgolf will fly you to the Tour Championship in Las Vegas, all-expenses paid. 8 a.m. $170 per team, $85 per person. Details.


NoDa Hop Yoga at NoDa Brewing Company: Admission includes an hour-long, all-levels flow and complimentary beer. 10:45-11:50 a.m. $5. Details.

Sunday Serenity Yoga at Blue Blaze Brewing: Admission gets each yogi the class and a 13-ounce beer. 11:15 a.m. $8. Details.

BYOD: Dog Walking at NoDa Brewing Company: Stretch those legs on this 1-mile route, then stick around for drinks, prizes and more. 12-1 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Namastay at Legion Brewing: Admission gets participants an hour-long class and complimentary pint. 12:30-1:30 p.m. $7. Details.

Skip & Sip Sunday Funday at Brewers at 4001 Yancey: Join Skipper for a 1.5-mile guided dog walk that starts and ends at Brewers at 4001 Yancey. Hang out afterward for beer, food and live music. 3 p.m. Free admission. Details.


NFL Football at Bank of America Stadium: Cheer on the Panthers as they take on the Dallas Cowboys. 4:25 p.m. $111+. Details.

Keep Pounding, Keep Partying at Graham St. Pub & Patio: Come before, during or after the game for a DJ and a special menu including $5 Panthers shots. 10 a.m.-12 a.m. Free admission. Details.

Bless Back Tailgate Party at Draught Charlotte: Watch the game while you enjoy all-you-can-eat food, drinks, live music, a mimosa bar, tailgate games, face painting and more. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. $30. Details.

EWP Pre-Game Experience at Omni Charlotte Hotel: Brunch Vegas Style at the Omni Hotel’s Coin Bar to recover from Saturday night’s gala and get ready for the game while you lounge poolside. 12-3 p.m. $25+. Details.

Cleveland Browns vs. Steelers at Flight: Watch the Browns take on the Steelers with drink specials like $3.50 Miller and Coors Lite and $15 buckets. 1 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Miami Dolphins Watch Party at Queen Park Social: Watch the Dolphins’ opening game against the Titans on the big screen while you enjoy beer specials and souvenir Dolphin cups. 1-4 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Panthers vs. Cowboys Tailgate at Grainger Hardware: Get ready for the game with all-you-can-eat food and non-alcoholic drinks, a live DJ, games and more. 1-8 p.m. $16. Details.

USOC Tailgate at 212 S. Graham St.: Join Upscale Entertainment for an all-you-can-eat game day feast before and during the game. BYOB. 1-8 p.m. $25. Details.

Boone Oakley Panthers Tailgate at 1445 South Mint Street: Join the advertising agency for a charity tailgate in remembrance of Dale Beatty, Army veteran and co-founder of Purple Heart Homes. Activities include a raffle, live music and unlimited keg pours for a $10 donation. 1:30-3:30 p.m. Donation-based. Details.

Hello Charlotte Tailgate Social at Draught Charlotte: Join CLT ONE, the YMCA of Greater Charlotte and other young professionals for free food, games and giveaways. 1:30-5:30 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Black & Blue Blaze Tailgate at Blue Blaze Brewing: Taps start flowing at 12 p.m. for this afternoon tailgate that also includes free stadium parking, $10 pitchers, lawn games, and a 12-foot projection of the game. 3-8 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Panthers vs. Cowboys Watch Party at Legion Brewing: Watch the game on their big screens with popcorn in one hand and a beer in the other. Plus, they’ll be giving away game tickets and donating a portion of the proceeds to Cerebral Palsy Alliance Research Foundation. 4-8 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Carolina Panthers Game Watch at StrikeCity: Cheer on the Panthers with a view of the game from any of the 65+ TVs, themed cocktails and drink specials. 4:25 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Panthers vs. Cowboys at Queen Park Social: Cheer on the Panthers as they take on the Cowboys during the season’s first home game. 4:25 p.m. Free admission. Details.

Do Good

Adoption Day at PetPeople Waverly: They’ll have lots of adoptable dogs to meet and take home with you from the South Charlotte Dog Rescue. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free admission. Details.


Shop Drop ‘N Roll Market at NoDa Brewing Company: Join Crowned Sparrow Craft Co. and local makers for a craft-focused market. They’ll also have giveaways and will be donating a portion of the proceeds to charity. 12-6 p.m. Free admission. Details.


Craft Beer Tech – Brewing in Charlotte: Learn how Ekos’ brewery management software has helped take craft producers to the next level worldwide. September 14.

Beers and Burpees at CrossFit Charlotte: This 8th annual event brings together 25 local gyms and over 1,000+ people to workout, drink beer and most importantly, raise money for the Dream on 3 Charity organization. September 22.

The 8th Annual Stiletto Sprint: Walk, run or dash approximately 70 yards in your best stilettos to raise funds and awareness for ovarian cancer research at Levine Cancer Institute. September 22.

See all the upcoming events here.


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