Apr 17, 2024 - News

SouthPark After 5 returns

Symphony Park in SouthPark Charlotte

Symphony Park. Photo: Katie Peralta Soloff/Axios

Speaking of SouthPark, the popular SouthPark After 5 is back starting tomorrow at Symphony Park.

Why it matters: The free entertainment series drew 25,000 people in 2023, according to SouthPark Community Partners, which puts on the events alongside Southern Entertainment.

  • Each family-friendly event features live music, hands-on art experiences, food trucks and craft drinks, per SCP.

Here's the weekly entertainment lineup:

  • April 18 – Sol Fusion and face painting with Face Art & More
  • April 25 – "On the Border — the Ultimate Eagles Tribute" and caricatures with Charlotte-based artists
  • May 2 – Shelley Ruffin's "The Sounds of Memphis" and coloring station with The Broken Crayon
  • May 9 — Wells Fargo Championship concert ticketed event: Yacht Rock Schooner
  • May 16 — "Landslide," a tribute to Fleetwood Mac and spring flower giveaway
  • May 23 — Coconut Groove Band's Steely Dan tribute and community coloring wall with DRAW IT by Mel

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