Jul 27, 2023 - Things to Do

Weekender: 30 things to do in Charlotte this weekend including live music and Queen’s Feast

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FRIDAY, July 28

97. Mostly sunny. 20% chance of rain.

Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week® at multiple locations: Eat at one of 90+ metro-area restaurants offering 3-course menu experiences at discounted rates. $30-$50. Times vary. Details

Ain’t Too Proud at Belk Theater: Watch and sing along to the Broadway musical that follows the Temptations’ lives and music careers. $25 and up. Times vary. Details

Friday Night Live Music at The Coterie Concept: Vibe to live music over a champagne cocktail or glass of wine every Friday. Free. 7-9pm. Details

Digital Arts & Technology Innovation Summit at Harvey B. Gantt Center: Network with partners, teaching artists and tech companies. Free. 6-10pm. Details

Psychedelic Bushes at Bazal Gallery Lounge: Listen to live and digital music from a lineup of seven artists. $15. 7pm-1am. Details

Comedy Market Open Mic/ The Market Jam Karaoke at Common Market South End: Support others showcasing their talents, then sing karaoke. Free. 7-11pm. Details

Paint The Night at 225 Fairwood Ave: Wear white to get doused in colored powder upon entry and spend the rest of the evening dancing to music from a Dj. Free. 6pm-2am. Details

Danny Daze at The Music Yard: Dance the night away to Dutch electro and Detroit techno music from Danny Daze. $10-$135. 6-11pm. Details

Real Estate Friday Meet Up & Mixer at Lenny Boy Brewing Co.: Mix and mingle with local real estate industry professionals. Free. 6-8pm. Details

Summer Block Party Presents Jodeci & SWV at PNC Music Pavillon: Vibe to hit R&B songs from Jodeci and SWV. $29-$149. 7:30pm. Details


97. Isolated Thunderstorms. 30% chance of rain.

Post Malone: If Y’all Weren’t Here, I’d Be Crying at PNC Music Pavilion: Enjoy a blend of hip-hop and country music from Post Malone as he makes his tour stop in Charlotte. $110-$309. 8pm. Details

Leagues Cup at Bank of America Stadium: Cheer on Charlotte FC as they take on Necaxa in the Leagues Cup. $37 and up. 7:30pm. Details

QLEIDOSCOPE: The Ultimate Experience with a Purpose at Symphony Park: Listen to live music on the lawn, plus enjoy food and retail vendors. $25 and up. 4-10pm. Details

Free Live Music at The Barrel Room at Triple C!: Relax to live music from the Atlanta band Little Hopes. Free. 6-8pm. Details

The Broken Crayon Anniversary at Boileryard: Celebrate the anniversary of The Broke Crayon with kid-friendly vendors and activities. Free. 10am-2pm. Details

Potions & Pixels: Saturday Afternoon Board Games at 701 Keswick: Challenge a friend to a board game at any level. Free. 12-3pm. Details

Sundresses and Linen Pink Day Party at Weathered Souls: Put on your pink attire to party during the day to music from a live DJ. $30 and up. 1-7pm. Details

Soundbox Showcase at Legion Brewing West Morehead: Sip on brews while you enjoy live music. Free. 5-8pm. Details

ANCHOR yoga at Mint Museum – Randolph: Start your day with a creative gentle outdoor yoga flow. $10. 10-11am. Details

BLK Summer Fest ’23 | CLT at 835 Gesco St: Enjoy a day of live music, Black-owned vendors, food and drinks. $15-$40. 2-8pm. Details

South End Farmer’s Market at Atherton Mill: Shop for grocery items from local farmers. Free. 8am-1pm. Details

Spice Girls Tap Takeover at Birdsong Brewing: Enjoy a beer inspired by each one of the Spice Girls while you listen to their popular songs. 5pm. Details

SUNDAY, July 30

93. Thunderstorms. 40% chance of rain.

Jimmy Pearls’ Crab Crackin’ at The Market at 7th Street: Join in on a communal feast of blue crab legs and shrimp. $40-$110. 6-8pm. Details

Girl Tribe Pop-Up at The Revelry: Shop from 70+ women-led business vendors. $5-$15. 11am-5pm. Details

Sunday Brunch at RSVP: Enjoy a buffet with classic brunch dishes like eggs and grits with cocktails. $12-$25. 11am-3pm. Details

Yoga at the Market: Move your body to a drop-sound yoga class. $15. 10-11am. Details

Sunday Open Mic Night at Starlight on 22nd: Step on stage to showcase your talents or support others while they share their talents. Free. 4-7pm. Details

Club 30+ Brunch at Town Brewing Co: Connect with new people over a brunch organized to help people foster new friendships. $55.25. 11am. Details

Heartfelt Fashion Charity Summer Showcase Brunch at Grand Bohemian Hotel: Watch a runway show with brunch to raise funds for at-risk youth with disabilities. $100-$140. 11:30am-3pm. Details

Self-care at Afrospace: Relax your mind with brunch, candle pouring and yoga before you start the work week. $35-$40. 1-4pm. Details

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