The Pancakes & Booze Art Show is the nations premier pop-up art show that travels to more than 35 cities around the world. Unlike a typical, run-of-the-mill art show, it features up to 150 local artisans, a unique lineup of live musicians and/or DJs, live painting, body painting, booze and pancakes.
The Atrium Health 2019 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Parade will take place from 10 a.m. until noon on January 19, and will travel down Tryon Street from 9th Street to Stonewall Street. The parade will feature over 100 community organizations, floats, marching bands and dancing performers. It has been a traditional in Charlotte since 1981.
Join Life Time Athletic Charlotte for an indoor triathlon. The perfect introduction to triathlon, the event lasts for 75 minutes and consists of swimming, biking and running. The event is open to members and non-members that are 12 and over. Registration is $35.
The CLT Wedding Flea is a flea market-style event that brings together newlyweds and newly engaged couples. Newly weds are given the opportunity to sell their wedding décor and newly engaged couples are able to shop around for their big day. Admission is $5 (cash only) and the event will take place from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.
Join UNC Charlotte's Associate Professor of English and Director of Women’s and Gender Studies, Janaka Bowman Lewis, as she leads a conversation about African American women who were writing about liberation from slavery and oppression far earlier than civil rights discussions of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. A reception and book signing will follow the conversation.
Join the Zetas of Charlotte Benevolent Foundation as they work together to improve the health of mothers and babies across the U.S. Team registration is $125 (no more than six players) and open play single registration is $25.
This year's Winey Grapes Indoor Wine Festival will feature 12 different tasting tables that have over 100 wines from around the world. The day of spectacular wine and unlimited tastings begins at 2 p.m. and lasts until 5 p.m. General admission tickets start at $30. Visit wineygrapes.com for more information.
This mind-winter race is offered in both the 5K and 10K distances. Both races run through the USNWC trail system and lead runners right into the frosty waters of the Catawba River.
The annual Winter Beer Fest will feature 10 different local breweries that will be handing out free samples of their delicious, hand-crafted brews. Entry into the event is only $20 for three hours of unlimited beer samplings. Participating breweries include Olde Mecklenburg Brewery, Catawba Brewing Co., Sycamore Brewery, Primal Brewery, Red Clay Ciderworks and more.
This weekend of events will bring some of the NBA's best and most notable basketball players to Charlotte for the NBA All-Star Game. The weekend will begin with the NBA Celebrity Game and Rising Stars Challenge on February 15 and finish with two NBA All-Star games on Feb. 16 and 17.
This creative environment will showcase masterpieces from local artists, fashion and lifestyle photography, beauty, grooming, cosmetics, performance art and live entertainment. For more information visit www.cr8can.com.
Grapes, Grains and Conversations is a professional networking group for soloprenuer and corporate professionals who also happen to be fans of wine and spirits. The even is held on the third Tuesday of each month beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Ballantyne's annual ball offers an elegant and luxurious evening that brings together our community for a good cause. Proceeds from the ball will benefit their 2019 beneficiary, The Relatives, who guide over 5,000 Charlotte youth and young adults out of crises towards safety, stability and independence.
This live and silent art auction brings together more than 400 community leaders, artists, gallery owners and patrons to raise funds for Safe Alliance. Since its inception, Art With Heart has raised more than $1.8 million for those impacted by domestic violence and sexual assault!