Some of Charlotte's favorite food trucks head out to the suburbs! Never have a chance to make it to Uptown for a food truck rally? Join us at the Steele Creek Athletic Association fields and find out what the food truck phenomenon is all about! free admission; food $5-$13http://www.eatfromatruck.com
Exhibit explores science and physics through hands-on interaction and experimentation. The exhibit allows visitors to launch objects into the air, lie on a bed of nails, crush a garbage can, use a laser to listen to secret messages and more. Admission to the museum is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and $9 for children; Free admission to children under 2 years old
A permanent gallery devoted to the work of Romare Bearden (1911-1988), who was born in Charlotte. Bearden is best known for his groundbreaking use of collage and vibrant portrayals of American life, depicting subjects that range from contemporary urban scenes to nostalgic recollections of the rural South.
"Escape the room" games have been popular in Asia and Europe for many years. But now, you can enjoy the same experience, right here in the Carolinas. In our Cabin in the Woods room, you and your group (up to 8 people) will have 60 minutes to find your way out of our creepy cabin. All done in a fun and safe environment! $25 per personhttp://exitstrategyus.com
A collection of art forms showcasing the vast cultural, physical, historical and religious diversity that can be found across the African continent.
Finish up the week with us every Sunday for Namastay at Legion Yoga! $7 includes a hour long class and a pint. $7
Wine Topic Tuesdays at Corkbuzz Charlotte are your weekly way to taste new wines in a casual setting. Join us every Tuesday at 6pm to try three complimentary wines with a specific theme. We will taste, talk, and enjoy! Complimentary
From JULY 29TH TO SEPTEMBER 30TH join The Liberate Your Palate Craft Cocktail Tour and enjoy an on-going self-guided curated tour featuring the best handcrafted cocktails in Charlotte. The idea is simple: A sophisticated scavenger hunt where you have the opportunity to discover the history and culture of the city with each sip. With the purchase of a $30 Cocktail Passbook, craft cocktail enthusiasts receive a pocket-sized booklet filled with $5 drink specials at some of the best bars and restaurants in the city from JULY 29TH TO SEPTEMBER 30TH. $30http://www.LiberateYourPalate.com
UPTOWN CHARLOTTE'S LONGEST RUNNING OPEN MIC POETRY SPOT. FEATURED POETS AND LIVE MUSICIANS ALWAYS WELCOMED. HOST BY JSTJAH_SAYWORD POWERED BY @GRANNAESBOYZ FREE ADMISSION DONATIONS ARE WELCOMED FREE ADMISSIONhttps://www.facebook.com/events/193400884330041/
Museum offers a glimpse into the significant role that trolleys played in the social and economic development of Charlotte.
Charlotte's longest running stand up comedy open mic night. Comics can sign up for 5 min sets. No language or content restrictions. Open mic comedy the way it should be. $2 beers $4 shots FREE
Respect Da Mic Poetry's slam team presents a writing workshop at 12 p.m. Charlotte youth showcase their spoken word at 1 p.m. and are followed by the main poetry slam at 2 p.m. For detailed info, visit www.respectdamic.org. Free workshop; $5 for slam
Do you want to feel and hear the heat of inked poetry on a mic? Come witness, judge, or participate as poets throw their pens up during three rounds of competition; where randomly selected judges decide which poets get the cash prize. Adult Content. Competing poets should pre-register online. Bring a friend or two or more! This is a fundraiser to help support Respect Da Mic's ongoing community programs. Bring a friend or two or more! FREE writing workshop at NOON prior to slam for ALL ages and writing levels! $7-10
Site tours include an optional 15 minute introductory video, a guided tour of the plantation home and a self-guided tour of the grounds.