- Charlotte Lantern Festival
I've always wanted to experience this so here's my and your chance! Charlotte Water Lantern Festival. Water Lantern Festival is filled with fun, happiness, hope, and great memories that you'll cherish for a lifetime. This is a family friendly event that can be shared by everyone. Friends, families, neighbors, and lots of people that you haven't met can come together to create a peaceful, memorable experience. While they're called many things such as lantern festivals, lights festivals, floating lanterns, or Chinese lanterns - only Water Lantern Festival allows you to Light The Water in a way you'll never forget. Now you can experience the magic of thousands of lanterns as the soft lights reflect upon the water. Cost is $25 -40 (Depending on when you purchase tickets.) Each adult ticket comes with the following: - Entry into the festival area - Floating lantern - Commemorative drawstring bag - Marker - Wristband There is food trucks or we can get food somewhere else and head over. Gates open at 5:00 PM. URL: https://www.waterlanternfestival.com/charlotte.php LOCATION Symphony Park 4400 Sharon Rd Charlotte, NC 28211
- All Things 90's Trivia @ Piedmont Social House
Whats up guys! Come join us for a night of trivia themed with one of my personal favorite decades....the 90's! Come out and be nostalgic with me and make some new friends! Join us at Piedmont Social House for All Things 90's Trivia! Enjoy a night full of 90's nostalgia, themed drinks and great entertainment! Oh yeah..... PRIZES: First place: $50 Gift Card Second place: $30 Gift Card Third place: $20 Gift Card At Piedmont Social House, we believe good food and drinks go hand in hand with good company. Grab your friends, family, co-workers, a stranger, and come socialize at our house! Piedmont Social House sits in downtown Steele Creek in the town of Ayrsley in Southwest Charlotte. Parking is FREE & once you visit us you can visit other shops & entertainment venues within walking distance! Piedmont Social House has 12 Bowling Lanes, pool tables, ping pong and a handful of other games to challenge your friends
- FREE!!!! Beer Tasting + Live Music from Ali Rose @ The Brass Tap - South End
Brass Tap will pick out an approximate 2 oz sample of 7 beers from different categories. Each beer will be a highly regarded craft beer along with a description and background about each one as sampled. This will be provided at no cost to each group member. This will take place in the beer garden at 6. After there will be Live Music at 8pm with Ali Rose. They also have 200 craft beers, 70 on tap and an excellent food menu.
- Columbia International Festival.
Thinking about going to The Columbia International Festival. The food is really good and worth the drive not to mention experiencing other cultures that make us a great region of the US. Details are below: Admission is $7 and there is a coupon online for $2 off. https://www.cifonline.org/ The festival showcases the music, culture, food and performing arts of the various cultures, nationalities, races and language groups represented in South Carolina. The event brings all of the area's international communities together to build better community/race relations between various ethnic/cultural/language groups and with the South Carolina community at large. Learn about the cultural heritages of more than 60 countries displayed by their foreign-born hosts through pictures, artifacts, and many other items. International Food Court (Saturday & Sunday) Sample the exotic flavors of foreign cuisines from around the world. You’ll come back for more! Cultural Entertainment Throughout each festival day, groups representing many countries will delight you with staged performances of their national dances. International Fashion Show Enjoy this show of the traditional costumes which uniquely garb people from around the world. Saturday – 4 pm: Adult fashion show, Sunday – 4 pm: Children’s show. International Bazaar Shop the many booths for authentic clothing, crafts, jewelry, and souvenirs imported from around the world. Cultural Demonstrations Learn how to do something new, like origami, use chopsticks, write in another script, play other cultural games, say Hello, Thank You, Good-bye, or count in another language. Parade of Nations Traditionally dressed representatives from nearly 100 countries proudly present their home country’s flag at the 2 p.m. Saturday parade.
- Let's Get Together for a Win at Name that Tune Trivia @ Angry Ale's!!!
We're going back to Name that Tune Music Trivia is at Angry Ale's! If you are adept at knowing the names and artists of songs, come out and help us get a win! Even if you think you're not good at trivia, come out anyway to meet new people! Chances are, there's that one song you'll know that can get us the extra points for a win! Angry Ale's has a nice variety of items on their menu and their drink specials are even better! $5.50 Fireball Shots & $5 Slushies $4 32oz BAC Draft Blue Moon and MOFO Light w/cup $5 Soco Lime https://www.facebook.com/angryalesmofo/ This is usually a fun way to meet new people at this venue and for trivia so come out and have a great night out! FYI: We might even go to Jeff's Bucketshop after to belt out some tunes ourselves!
- Unknown Brewing: Brew House Yoga
Hey Hey! I want to try a meet up that is kinda fitness-y. I know, I know...but lets add a beer and good company into the mix makes it a million times better! Join us at Unknown Brewing Wednesday night for a $5 beer yoga class that gets you the class and a drink ticket, good for a pint of Unknown beer. This is a fun, relaxed class; it's great for beginners! There will be a food truck on site so you can grab some food to enjoy along with your beer after class! Best of all, you get to hang out with the Lively Charlotteans! Lucky you!
- Motley Crue/ Alice Cooper Tribute bands @ Stooges
Like the title says... some hard rock at a dive bar. Free show and plenty of parking. Show starts at 9. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2288269821238038&set=gm.2904320206460190&type=3&sfns=mo
- Gin Blossom’s @ The Underground
90s band. Tickets are on Groupon now for 22.50$. That’s a pretty good deal. Meet at VBGB around 630 and grab a drink. Show starts at 8 See ya there 🤘🏻 http://www.groupon.com/deals/gl-lnc-gin-blossoms-charlotte-2019?utm_campaign=UserReferral_mih&utm_source=undefined Also when you go to park tell the attendant you are going to VBGB he will give you a ticket to get punched and parking is free. Otherwise it’s 5$
- Classic Rock @ Hickory Tavern
A power rock band from Charlotte, North Carolina, Tommy with his son and guitarist, Tommy DeCarlo Jr drummer, Dan Hitz and bassist Brett Nelson will get the crowd off its feet to epic rock and roll songs spanning through the 70's & 80's by great bands such as Boston, FOREIGNER, BON JOVI, LOVERBOY, STYX, Journey and many more.