Mar 27, 2023 - Things to Do

Weekday Planner: 23 things to do in Charlotte this week from Hi Wire’s puzzle challenge to the Knights’ opening game

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Monday, March 27

A Correlajo Tequila Dinner

Paco’s Tacos and Tequila | 6-9pm | $60 | Details

Why you should go: It’s a tequila pairing dinner that’ll include four courses, four tequila samples and four cocktails. If you’ve ever wondered about Mexico’s most famous export, how it’s made, how it tastes, or why it’s so popular, this is the dinner for you.

In Bloom Cocktail Series

Artisans Palate | Now through Mar. 28 | Prices vary | Details

Why you should go: Experience three new spring-themed cocktails to celebrate the season — they’re only available through Tuesday, Mar. 28.

Puzzle Challenge Night

Hi-Wire Brewing | 7-9pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: It’s time for another puzzle challenge night at Hi-Wire. The fastest team (1-6 people) to complete their 500-piece puzzle wins a Hi-Wire gift card.

Springtime Blooms Workshop

Bookout Blooms | 6:30pm | $70 | Details

Why you should go: Make an arrangement with local springtime blooms. There’ll be wine and bites provided by Vin Master Wine Shop.

Tuesday, March 28

Prenatal Yoga with Abby

Blue Blaze Brewing | 6:30pm | $15 | Details

Why you should go: It’s a Prenatal Yoga Session that’ll focus on relaxing the body, promoting movement and blood flow. Your ticket includes a 13oz beverage like NA seltzer or Gatorade.

Nah Imma Stay Yoga Session

Top Shelf Candle Co. | 6:30-7:30pm | $15 | Details

Why you should go: Unload the stress from the day with restorative and vinyasa yoga techniques, breathing techniques and stretches that cater to all levels of flexibility. Yoga mats will be available to rent. There’ll also be a juice and hookah bar available but not included in the ticket price.

Beetlejuice: The Musical

Belk Theter | 7:30pm | $25+| Details

Why you should go: You can see Beetlejuice at Belk Theatre starting Tuesday, March 28 through Sunday, April 2. Showtimes vary and ticket availability varies — check their website for the full schedule.

Taco Tuesdays with a Twist

The Warmack | 6-9pm | Free to attend | Details

Why you should go: Enjoy live music and a la carte tacos, like pork belly, filet and shrimp. Pair it with a Wargarita for $7.

Wednesday, March 29

Easter Egg Hunt with Urban Sweets

South End | 1-7pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Hop to it with Urban Sweets’ easter egg hunt. They’ll be hiding eggs around South End — find one of the ten jumbo golden eggs to build your own Easter basket from the shop. Clues will be given the day of on their Instagram, @urbansweetsco.

Trivia Night

Seoul Food Meat Co. (Mill District) | 7pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Head to Seoul Food for trivia with Mindless Minutia. Note: This event is happening at Seoul Food’s Mill District location.

Hi-Wire Run Club

Hi-Wire Brewing | 6:30-7:30pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: There’ll be 1, 3 and 5-mile routes for runners of all levels. Afterward, grab a cold one from Hi-Wire’s taproom and snag Benny Ferrovia’s pizza from next door.

Joshua Bassett: The Complicated Tour

The Underground | 8pm | $77.98 | Details

Why you should go: See Joshua Bassett live in concert, plus opener Lindsey Lomis. Doors open at 7pm; the show will start at 8pm.

Thursday, March 30

New in Town: A Dinner Party by DishCourse

Barcelona Wine Bar | 7pm | $40-60 | Details

Why you should go: New to Charlotte? Join a table of six strangers for dinner at Barcelona Wine Bar to begin building your new social circle.

Cocktails with Creatives

Brewers at 4001 Yancey | 6pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: You’ll connect with local marketing professionals and creatives at this monthly networking event hosted by Robert Half Charlotte’s Marketing and Creative team.

All Knight Long Beer Release

Birdsong Brewing | 3-10pm | Free to attend | Details

Why you should go: Birdsong Brewing is bringing back their All Knight Long ale just in time for baseball season. Birdsong has brewed All Knight Long since 2017, but this year’s can has been rebranded with the blue color scheme of the new Knights uniforms.

Tango Thursdays by TangoCLT

The Market at 7th St | 7pm | $15 | Details

Why you should go: TangoCLT will Tango Thursdays every Thursday at 7pm. Your $15 ticket includes an intro lesson, two hours of dancing, plus food and drink specials from select vendors.

Elizabeth 8k Kickoff Party and Beer Release

Devil’s Logic Brewing | 6:30 | Free to attend | Details

Why you should go: Devil’s Logic will sponsor the Elizabeth 8K on April 29, and they’re throwing a celebration to kick things off. Expect vendors, live music and Under The Water Tower, a new beer for the race.

Ladies Lifestyle Network Social

Lenny Boy Brewing | 5:30-8pm | $10 | Details

Why you should go: It’s a GNO with the goal of networking and connecting with women from all walks of life. There’ll also be a speaker and women-owned businesses to shop from.

Friday, March 31

Charlotte Knights vs. Memphis Redbirds

Truist Field | 7pm | $17 | Details

Why you should go: It’s the first game of the season for the Charlotte Knights! Come show your support as they take on the Memphis Redbirds (and stay for a fireworks display).

Vinyasa Flow and Sound Bath

1911 Central Ave. | 5-6pm | Donation based | Details

Why you should go: This class, led by a certified yoga instructor and sound alchemist, will include a vinyasa flow, guided meditation, guided breath work and vibrational sound healing therapy.

Dried Floral Arrangement Workshop

PlantHouse Charlotte | 6:30-8pm | $35 | Details

Why you should go: The PlantHouse crew will walk you through how to create a dried floral arrangement that’ll last all year long.

EDM at XOXO Uptown featuring DJ JT

XOXO Uptown | 6-10pm | Free to attend | Details

Why you should go: Grab your crew and your favorite cocktail to see local media influencer Jason Thomas (DJ JT) take over the DJ booth at XOXO from 7-10pm. Expect EDM like deep house, trance and pop remixes from 7-10pm.

  • Of note: XOXO Uptown will be open from 5pm-2am.

“The Fifth Element” Movie Night

“The Box” at Camp North End | 7:30pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Get ready to throw it back to the Blockbuster movie night era with Camp North End’s Be Kind, Rewind: 90s Movie Series. This Friday will feature a screening of The Fifth Element.

If you have, or know of, an event we should include in a future weekday planner or weekender, fill out our event submission form for consideration.


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