Charlotte Film Festival
Ayrsley Grand Cinemas | 9110 Kings Parade Blvd.
If movies are your thing, this weeklong film festival is not to be misses –documentaries, shorts and features. Starts Monday and runs through Sunday. More info
K(NO)W Justice K(NO)W Peace Author Talk Featuring Carol Anderson
McGlohon Theater, Spirit Square | 345 N College St | 6:30 p.m.
As a part of the K(NO)W Justice K(NO)W Peace exhibition, Levine Museum of the New South presents an author talk featuring Dr. Carol Anderson, New York Times bestselling author of “White Rage: The Unspoken Truth of Our Racial Divide.” More info
Charlotte Taste of the Nation
Fillmore Charlotte | 820 Hamilton Street | 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
Guests will mix, mingle, and enjoy food and drink prepared by more than 30 top chefs and mixologists, and it’s all for a good cause — to end childhood hunger in America. More info
Gantt After Dark – Fall Kolors
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture | 551 S Tryon St | 6 p.m.-10 p.m.
Fall is here and our rooftop is open. Join the museum for a special edition of Gantt After Dark. Gantt has partnered with the Charlotte Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. for an exclusive evening of FREE fun and entertainment. More info
Untold Stories: A Communal Dinner
Harvey B. Gantt Center | 551 S. Tryon Street | 8 p.m.
Come together for an intimate experience that will fill your hearts, souls and stomachs. The evening will feature Joseph McGill, founder and executive director of the Slave Dwelling Project, as keynote speaker. More info