Grab your bike and ride to make a difference at the 13th Annual 24 Hours of Booty presented by Levine Cancer Institute. The annual charity non-competitive cycling event is for all ages and cycling abilities. Funds raised support local and national cancer charities. Event runs from Friday, July 25 at 7:00PM to Saturday, July 26 at 7:00PM. $65 registration fee and raise a minimum of $400 prior to the ridehttp://www.24hoursofbooty.org
The Gantt Center celebrates its 40th anniversary with three new art exhibitions.
The Harvey B. Gantt Center has mounted well over 100 exhibitions showcasing the work of more than 300 local, national and internationally renowned artists. Featured in 40 and Counting are works presented previously in sixteen very different exhibitions and includes paintings, works on paper, sculpture, African art, textiles, photography and even public art. The varied artworks are just a sample offering and provide a tantalizing glimpse into the past. Kim Curry-Evans served as Guest Curator. $9 or lesshttp://www.ganttcenter.org
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), acupuncture can treat more than 120 common diseases and conditions. Depending on the disease or condition treated, electronic stimulation, acupressure-massage, Chinese herb medicine, moxibustion, cupping, infrared light might be used to enhance the effects of acupuncture.
Allegro Foundation provides FREE movement education classes for children with disabilities. We work on skills such as counting, shapes and colors. Students also work to increase their range of motion and their muscle tone. FREEhttp://www.allegrofoundation.net
An examination of period evolution, expansion and innovation.
The exhibit showcases works from American glass companies and a variety of styles and forms from 19th and 20th centuries.
Connect with others who love "everything Italian." Socials, dinners, language and cooking classes, wine events, networking and more. For details visit, www.meetup.com/italiansocialclub Free
A collection of art forms showcasing the vast cultural, physical, historical and religious diversity that can be found across the African continent.
AudioSYRUP is all about celebrating the connections between Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Culture & Hip Hop Culture. Through an EDM & Hip Hop Mixer, a Carolina Hip Hop Mini-Concert, EDM DJ Competition, & an EDM Afterparty we celebrate this connection. $5/$10
Back Alley Film Series screens this deranged South Korean flick. The film, which is silent and bloody throughout, is directed by Kim Ki-duk and reminiscent of shocking flicks by Danish director Lars von Trier. The story involves a cheating husband, a vengeful wife and a son who’s caught in the crossfire. Oh, and there’s castration. Lust and pain lead to extreme acts of violence and psychological breakdowns and climaxes. (Anita Overcash) $5-$10
We’re going hoppin’, we’re going hoppin’ tonight! Join in the fun as Carolina Voices' MainStage Choir pays tribute to the best rock ‘n roll music of the 60s, 70s and 80s and the iconic American Bandstand. From Dick Clark to the fab styles, music and dance crazes, the Bandstand was “where things were poppin!” Bandstand Boogie will feature mega hits such as More Today Than Yesterday, Like A Prayer, How Sweet It Is!, Walk Like A Man and much more. Come experience it all again at this energetic salute to the hits of American Bandstand! More info at www.carolinavoices.org. $23-$29
Come on down to The Lost Parrot Restaurant and Bar to compete head to head with some of the toughest Cornhole Board champions on the Beach this side of the Mississippi. Oh, and for great food & fun! *Weather Permitting* Freehttp://thelostparrot.wix.com/lostparrot