Top 10 Things To Do In Charlotte This Weekend


This weekend is going to be truly incredible! There will be tons of food trucks, live music, and the Taste of Charlotte!

Here are the top 10 things happening around the Charlotte region this weekend;

#1 Taste of Charlotte



Taste of Charlotte is a 3 day festival featuring over 100 samples from area restaurants along with Live Music and Entertainment, Interactive Children’s Activities, Cooking Demos, Street Performances, Unique Shopping and a large variety of coupons and free stuff!

For more info check out their website here.

#2 Warriors Boxing

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Warriors Boxing is put on by One Hit Promotions – a boxing promotional company out of Durham, North Carolina. They are registered under the North Carolina Boxing Commission and USA Boxing.  This coming Saturday at the Grady Cole Center they will be bringing some of the best boxing in the state starting at 2pm.

For tickets or more info click here.

#3 Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore & Brothers Osborne

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Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore & Brothers Osborne are all coming to Charlotte this coming Saturday (June 11th) at the PNC Music Pavilion.

Tickets are now on sale for $14 each – for more info or for tickets click here.

#4 Charlotte Knights vs. Norfolk Tides

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The Charlotte Knights will be taking on the Norfolk Tides for 4 days this weekend in Uptown’s BB&T ball park. Monday night the games will start at 7:05pm

For more information or for tickets to any of the games (starting at $14 each) click here.

#5 R Kelly

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R Kelly is coming to the Time Warner Cable Arena this coming Thursday evening starting at 8pm.

For more info click here.

#6 Get A Tan At Mecklenburg County’s First Beach

Mecklenburg County’s first beach at Lake Norman’s Ramsey Creek Park just opened 2 weeks ago and they’ve been having record crowds ever since. This weekend should be relatively calmer since it’s already been open for over a week and the weather won’t be quite as nice as last weekend.

Make sure to get their early and carpool (The beach fits up to 500 swimmers, but parking is only limited to 127 cars).

#7 The Jazz Workshop


The second Sunday of every month, from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. jazz musicians, composers and listeners are invited to Petra’s Second Sunday Jazz Workshop with John Shaughnessy. Bring your instrument and sit in with some of Charlotte’s best jazz musicians, or sing a song with them. If you’re a composer bring your music charts and you can hear them performed.

For more info click here.

#8 Charlotte Hounds Vs. Ohio Machine

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Thursday night starting at 7:30 Charlotte’s very own professional lacrosse team, the Charlotte Hounds, will be taking on the Ohio Machine in an epic mach at Memorial Stadium.

For more info or tickets click here.

#9 Friday Night Festival at Unknown Brewing

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The Unknown Brewing Company has partnered with Craft Growler Shop to bring live music featuring the Nate Randall Band, 7 food trucks, and Back to The Future on the big screen to SouthEnd this coming Friday night at their main tap room (1327 South Mint St).

Family and dog friendly with craft beer and wine for sale outside.

For more info click here.

#10 Tour Charlotte’s 10 Local Farmers Markets

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As Charlotte continues to grow, so does it’s number and variety of local farmers markets. Here are the top 10 biggest farmers markets in the city of Charlotte – more info click here.

If you think other events should be on this list or future lists, let us know –

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