Feb 29, 2024 - Things to Do

Weekender: 28 things to do in Charlotte this weekend, including pop-up markets and comedy shows

Camp North End things to do

Stop by the Edit Pop-up Sale in Camp North End to shop for discounted designer items. The sale runs from Wednesday, Feb. 28 to Sunday, March 3. Photo: Axios archives.

There are plenty of fun things to do in the city this weekend, from pop-up markets to comedy shows, to add to your calendar.

FRIDAY, March 1

πŸ’ƒ TNT Tease N Tassels at Starlight 22nd: Spend the evening watching a burlesque show. $20. 9pm. Details

🀣 Group Hugs n' Harmony at Charlotte Comedy Theater: Laugh at jokes from an improv comedy team. $15. 7:30pm. Details

πŸ§€ Cheese & Cider Pairing at Red Clay Ciderworks: Taste four different cheese and cider pairings. $25. 7-8:30pm. Details

🍷 Celebrating Women-Owned Wine Brands at USVI Wine Company: Taste wine crafted by five female vintners. $25. 7-8:30pm. Details

🍿Be Kind, Rewind: 90s Movie Series at Ford Building: Watch an indoor screening of "She's All That." Free. 7:30pm. Details

🎊 21st Annual Wish Ball Gala at The Revelry: Support Make A Wish with an evening of auctions, a seated dinner, dancing and raffles. Prices vary. 6pm. Details

πŸ€‘ The Edit Pop-up Sale at 201 Camp Road: Shop thousands of discounted designer clothes, accessories and shoes. Prices vary. 10am-8pm. Details

πŸ› Maker's Market at Urban District Market: Shop from several local small businesses before you grab a meal from the food hall. Free. 4-8pm. Details

🎀 Eric Bellinger: The Rebirth Tour at The Underground: Vibe to music from the popular singer and songwriter. $79.90. 8pm. Details

🎨 First Friday Gallery Crawl at Multiple locations: Take in the local art scene by visiting multiple art galleries in South End. Free. 5-9pm. Details


🎬 VHS: Vintage Horror Series at Ford Building: Grab your friends to watch an indoor screening of "Arachnophobia". Free. 7:30pm. Details

🍷 Wine Down for Autism at Mere's: Buy a ticket that includes a glass of wine and charcuterie. Proceeds support Autism Charlotte. $50. 4-7pm. Details

✈️ The Wanderlust Social at Rosie's Coffee & Wine Garden: Mix and mingle with travel enthusiasts to gain inspiration for vacation getaways. $30. 2-4pm. Details

πŸ‘Ÿ Ultimate Sneaker Trade Show at Park Expo Center: Pull up to a sneaker trade show to buy sell or trade some new kicks. $25. 1-6pm. Details

🍽 An Evening with Master Chefs at The Revelry: Enjoy a multi-course dinner for the 27th year to support the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Prices vary. 6-10pm. Details

πŸš΄β€β™€οΈ GRAVELANCHE at U.S. National Whitewater Center: Ride your bike across 35, 60, or 100 miles of gravel and road. $45-$65. 8am-5pm. Details

🎢 The 6th Annual Queen City Blues Festival at Bojangles Coliseum: Vibe to blues music during the Blue is Alright tour featuring six artists. $64+. 7pm. Details

🍳 The notorious BRUNCH at Resident Culture: Enjoy a Biggie-themed brunch with music from a live DJ and cocktail specials. Prices vary. 2-5pm. Details

πŸŽ‰ Charlotte Independence - Indy Fanfest at American Legion Memorial Stadium: Take the family to a preseason party with bounce houses, yard games, face painting and a post-game autograph session. Free. 1-4:30pm. Details

🧹Creek & Street Clean-Up at Birdsong Brewing: Clean up part of a portion of Little Sugar Creek and the adjoining streets to be rewarded with pizza and drinks. Free. 10am. Details

SUNDAY, March 3

πŸ‘°β€β™€οΈ Bridal Expo and Wedding Tasting at Camelot Meadows: Create your perfect wedding by exploring vendors that'll help you plan your big day. Free. 1-4pm. Details

🍳 Miley Cyrus Drag Brunch at Ink N Ivy: Enjoy drag performances while you eat brunch and sip on mimosas. $20. 11am-2pm. Details

🚺 Women's Empowerment Brunch at Novelty House Rooftop: Network with women through speakers and vendors. Tickets include brunch and two drinks. $20. 12:30-3pm. Details

πŸ˜‚ Katt Williams: The Dark Matter Tour at Bojangles Coliseum: Enjoy a night of laughter from stand-up comedian Katt Williams. $70-$86. 7pm. Details

πŸ₯Ž Spring Softball Blind Draw Tourney at Park Road Park: Sign up to play a softball game for a winning prize. $22-$32. 12:30-7:30pm. Details

🍷 Wine About Poetry at The Auto Pour: Sip on wine while you watch people showcase their talents on stage. $10-$30. 5pm. Details

🎭 I Am Queen Charlotte at Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center: Experience the stories of Black women in Charlotte through an event that highlights the diversity and history of the city. $24.50. 7-11pm. Details

🎡 Blues Sunday at Heist Brewery and Barrel Arts: Relax to blues music from Pam Taylor & Friends. $15-$20. 6-10:30pm. Details

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