Come celebrate summer at The Duke Mansion! On Monday through Thursday evenings in August, from 5 to 8 pm, enjoy a cash bar and more than four acres of spectacular gardens and grounds to stroll. No reservations required. Just bring your friends and enjoy. free admission; cash barhttp://dukemansion.org
The folks at Warehouse PAC are presenting this outdoor performance of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The possibilities are endless as local improv entertainers and aerial artists team up to take on the roles of couples in love, envious onlookers and twisted fairies. Live music, too. Free, but $5 suggested donation.
Prepare for an some heart-pumping excitement when you join us for the Color Fun Fest 5K & Carnival. Wear your whitest running clothes and get ready to be showered with over 10,000 pounds of color as you navigate the 1.8 mile course. You have the option of running the course once, twice, or even three times to show off your athletic prowess. Choose between the day or neon night time version, in which all color glows brightly under industrial strength blacklights! Adults $19 | Kids 12 & Under Freehttp://colorfunfest5k.com/charlotte
It's Find Your Muse open mic night at The Evening Muse this and every Monday. Musicians, grab up your music gear and head over to perform one of your own creations in front of a crowd. No one can guarantee they'll be liked, but constructive criticism is always helpful! Get there early to snag a performance spot. And, if you don't play, come out to watch. You never know who might show up. $3