Hang in there! The weekend is almost here and we’ve got some cool events for you to check out! We’ve also updated this list to include some events happening for Charlotte Pride.
? Food and Drink
- Caribbean Cooking (Fri): Travel to the islands and create some tantalizing Caribbean dishes including savory brown-stewed chicken and fried cabbage.
- Saturday Brunch (Sat): Get your brunch on, Southern Cali style!
- R&B with Soul Food Dinner Tour (Sun): Move and groove with your taste buds as you savor foods and flavors on a southern soul food-inspired karaoke food tour.
??? Arts and Culture
- Abstract Visions Art Exhibit (Thur): Join Hygge at their first ever art exhibition that will feature local artists. Many of the pieces will be abstract with a touch of portrait style works.
- A House is not a Home (Fri): This play is set in New York City in the 1990s and explores the dynamics between father and son, hip-hop culture and the consequences of divorce.
- A Vibe Called Fresh (Sat): Party, skate, dance, eat, laugh and celebrate Black creatives all in one beautiful space.
- Vinyl and Karaoke (Sun): Why just listen to music when you can be the music? Take it back and listen to some exclusive vinyl records followed by a karaoke session.
- Queen City Jam Session (Fri-Sun): Looking to add some variety into your life? We get it. Check out this three day music session that is hosting artists from various genres, all over.
- Never Give Up Day (Thur): This event looks to empower and encourage our community through awareness-raising activities, workshops and community programs.
- Back to School Drive (Sat): It’s that time of the year again. Help out some of our youth with supplies and enjoy food and entertainment.
- Youth Explosion: Empowerment Summit (Sat): This summit will amplify the voices and passions of our youth through collaborative art, live performance and community conversation.
☔️ Rainy days
- The Secret Chocolatier (Thur-Sun): What better way to spend a wet day than with a delicious box of chocolates? Pick out your favs, create your own in a class or DIY some brownies to enjoy while you stay cozy at home.
- Soulful Sundays Paint Nite (Sun): Wind down on a rainy Sunday with paint, wine and good vibes.
- Watson Tunez: Artist Showcase (Sun): Slip into something cozy, get comfy on your couch and spend an evening enjoying a live virtual showcase from Hatian-American rapper Watson Tunez.
?️? Charlotte Pride
- Pride in the Sky (Thur): Enjoy complimentary food and beverages at this free community event featuring beats by DJ Little Betty.
- Improv Show with Alphabet Soup and the Jagbots (Sat): Check out some improv comedy by Charlotte’s first and only LGBTQIA improv team, Alphabet Soup.
- Twirl in Space Pride Party (Sat): Every Pride party deserves to be special, so this one is out of this world just for you!
- LGBTQ Pride Comedy Show (Sun): Come cool off at the Comedy Zone after the parade and laugh at some of the best LGBTQ comedians in the Southeast!