Top 10 Things To Do Around Charlotte This Weekend – 8/24/18


The weekend is almost here!

There will be tons of concerts, festivals, and another Panthers home game!

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

#1 Carolina Panthers Vs New England Patriots

The Carolina Panthers are now gearing up to take on the New England Patriots at home this coming Friday night starting at 7:30pm.
The Panthers have seen significant growth and maturity from quarterback Cam Newton since making him the top overall pick in the NFL Draft, and that has gone a long way into steadying this Carolina offense.

For tickets or more info click here.

#2 On the Border – The Ultimate Eagles Tribute Band

This Friday night, On The Border will be performing Live at the Fillmore starting at 8pm.

On the Border – The Ultimate Eagles Tribute from Charlotte, NC continues to be the most exciting and authentic EAGLES Tribute!  Anointed “The Greatest EAGLES Tribute in the World” by AXSTV & Host Katie Daryl, they have been satisfying audiences all over the country at Music Venues, Festivals, Casinos, Corporate and Private events.

For more info or tickets click here.

#3 Gwinnett Braves at Charlotte Knights

This coming weekend the Charlotte Knights will be taking on the Gwinnett Braves in Uptown Charlotte.

The two teams will face off Saturday, and Sunday at BB&T Ballpark.

For more info or tickets click here.

#4 Pop Up Shops at SouthPark Mall

Join us for a day of “shopping local” at SouthPark Mall!

There will be some great local crafters bringing their awesome goods, from soaps and candles to fresh pet food and treats. There is something for everyone so don’t miss it!

Dogs welcome!

List of shops that will be there;

August 25th
Pearl and Mint Boutique
Pet Wants Charlotte: The Urban Feed Store
Alex Accents
Smart Cookie
Pura V
Shop Ari and Ana
A Pear

For more info click here.

#5 Tuner Evolution North Carolina

Held at The Park Expo Center on Saturday August 25th 2018. The best way to describe it is a full automotive lifestyle event that showcases many aspects of the aftermarket automotive industry. Including some of the hottest customized vehicles in the country, competing for top honors!, vendors showing off their latest and greatest products, entertainments acts including bands, hip hop artists, bikini contest, celebrity appearances, models, and so much more.

For more info or tickets click here.

#6 3rd Annual Charlotte Area Kids Expo

Bring the family out for a day of fun this Saturday from 10am-3pm!

In its 3rd year, the Charlotte Area Kids Expo is a celebration of the best products, services and entertainment for families featuring over 70 local organizations focusing on education, health & wellness, safety, special needs, after school programs, child care, entertainment, and other important topics. Free school supplies while supplies last!

Free admission and free activities including glitter tattoos, bounce houses, laser tag, face painting, magic shows, balloon animals, photo booth, special guests throughout the day, and so much more!

For more info click here.

#7 2018 Southern Women’s Show

Shop, sample and share the fun August 24-26 at Charlotte’s favorite event for women! Discover hundreds of boutiques filled with the latest fashions, trendy jewelry, gourmet treats, health and beauty, and so much more. Enjoy fashion shows, top chefs, and celebrity guests. Bring your mom, sister, and best friend and spend the day doing everything you love!

Friday, August 24: 10am-7pm
Saturday, August 25: 10am-7pm
Sunday, August 26: 10am-5pm

For more info or tickets click here.

#8 Carolina Corn Fest 2018

High Quality Festival with great food, live music on two stages, contests, Arts and Crafts, games, and Corn Maze.

#9 Blakeney Summer Concerts

Tomorrow and Saturday join the neighbors of South Charlotte for some live music, shopping, and tons of food.

The events are free and open to the public, so grab your friends, family, and neighbors for an evening of music, shopping and fun. Take advantage of special offers from select Blakeney retailers and restaurants throughout the event series. The Blakeney Playground will be open and ready for action.

8/24 – The Shana Blake Band
8/25 – Exit 54

Check out more information here.

#10 NPHC Yardshow

At the StarQuad! Get there Early!

Make sure to bring water and prepare for the heat!

For more info click here.

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