Winged, 850-horsepower, open-wheel sprint cars compete. $25
This is for you if: -You want a deep experience of meditation -You are an experienced meditator and want to go into a deeper, more embodied experience -You are brand new to meditation and want a safe, easy, and fun way to experience it -You find meditation difficult because “you can’t slow your mind” or “feel too restless” -You want to improve your health naturally You want to feel more spontaneous joy, gratitude, connection, and peace $25
Giving away a Kindle Fire May 24 from 9-11! Contact KLavallee@Blackfinncharlotte.com to get on the list for free cover & drink specials free
Celebrating 19 years of family-friendly fun, Food Lion Speed Street delivers an unprecedented consumer experience to an estimated 400,000 fans by means of live entertainment, access to NASCAR’s brightest stars, and vendor displays from sponsors such as Food Lion, Coca-Cola and Chevrolet. www.facebook.com/foodlionspeedstreet Twitter: @flspeedstreet FREE
Dynasty 5, King Ent, RoundTable Ent., and Sol Kitchen present this bar crawl with music by DJ Ngenius, DJ 360, and DJ Paradime. The crawl includes stops at Phoenix (6 p.m.-8 p.m.), Cosmos (8 p.m.-10 p.m.) and RE:Public (10 p.m.-2 a.m.). For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.barcrawl2013.eventbrite.com. $10 and up
NASCAR's annual 600-mile racing event and patriotic salute to the U.S. armed forces. For more details, visit www.charlottemotorspeedway.com. $10-$140
Kick off your summer with us at the Finn! Tiki Bar, Lays & Giveaways! Contact KLavallee@BlackFinnCharlotte.com to get on the list for free cover & drink specials! free
Charlotte Shakespeare (formerly Collaborative Arts) presents The Taming of the Shrew (May 30- June 16). For more information visit www.charlotteshakespeare.com Free Admission (donations accepted)
The national obstacle race series offers a 3.08 mile-long course with challenges that test strength, strategic thinking and endurance through obstacles that range in difficulty levels. For more details, visit www.warriordash.com. $60-$80
300+ Classic Cars on Display Trophies Award DJ with Music Raffle Prizes All Day Vendors & Concessions Professional Photography Facepainting Open Car Show: Antique Cars Muscle Cars Rat Rods & Art Cars Sports Cars & Imports Street Rods Trucks FREE for Spectators DONATION required to Show Car Held at Streetside Classic Cars Charlotte 5400 W WT Harris Blvd Charlotte, NC 28269 For More Info: 704-598-2130 or Ellen@streetsideclassics.com Registration 10am-12pm Prizes & Awards 3pm FREE for Spectators DONATION required to Show Car
The festival will feature more than 50 craft beers and live music. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.charlottebeerfestival.eventbrite.com.
The annual volleyball tournament offers a range of games with cash prizes. To participate pre-registration required. For more information, visit www.charlottevb.com.
Enjoy our most popular class with Didgeridoo vibrations provided by Zach McNabb. The didgeridoo is an indigenous Australian instrument that is best known for its healing tones and deep vibrations. It’s a perfect addition to Deep Stretch, which is a relaxing class made up entirely of floor postures, suitable for all body types and experience levels. Investment: $16 Drop in, or a class off your regular pass $16 Drop in, or a class off your regular pass
Annual sci-fi convention with special guests in the genres of fantasy, horror, and sci-fi. Attracting gaming enthusiasts, the three-day event also features discussion panels, costume contests, vendors and more. For full details, visit www.concarolinas.org.
3 concurrent tracks 1) Diversity Within the Community (FREE) - DIVERSE members of the community discuss openly how issues impact them personally. Great for "the family" or those who have a hard time accepting/understanding "gay people" 2) What Works in the Workplace ($25)- presentations by consultants, trainers, academics, and LGBT professionals covering best practices, with a focus transgender. Morning sessions are overviews. Afternoon sessions are more advanced. 3) Breakout Sessions (FREE)- Alternative sexuality and soft-skills training Keynote: Mandy Carter Free, Business Track $25, Lunch/Keynote $25