Valentine's Day, February 14th, watch as B.O.D. Entertainment does it again and gives you the Ultimate R&B Experience. The top R&B artists from Hip Hop's most notorious decade will be hitting the stage in the Q.C. and we want you there. Come enjoy 112 blaze 'Peaches & Cream', Carl Thomas romance you with 'Cant Believe', and Total rock out on 'Cant You See'. And to top things off we will be having the First Lady of the 90's Faith Evans grace us with hits like 'All Night Long' and 'Love Like This'. This will be a SOLD OUT event! TicketMaster.com
Celebrate the season with a full day of activities sure to get the whole family into the holiday spirit! 10am-3pm: Experience the magic of the Toys, Games & TRAINS exhibit, and tour the historic Barber House decorated for the holidays. Learn about the history of Christmas celebrations, and participate in traditional craft demonstrations such as German paper-cutting. Bring home your own hand-made ornaments! 3pm-5pm: City of Kings Mountain’s annual Christmas Parade. 5pm-7pm: Enjoy a special "night run" of the trains, candlelight tours of the historic Barber House, and hot apple cider with cookies by the firelight. FREEhttp://www.kingsmountainmuseum.org/upcoming-events
This annually recurring exhibit fills the Museum with model train displays assembled by the Piedmont “S” Gaugers, as well as railroad memorabilia, and antique toys and games. Visitors of all ages will be enchanted as they explore the miniature snow-covered scenes that line the tracks, and discover the interactive features such as a carousel, chocolate factory, hot air balloons, and mailbag pickup. Bring your cameras – this exhibit provides great opportunities for holiday family photos. FREEhttp://www.kingsmountainmuseum.org
Join 1 Move Pub Poker, the fastest growing pub poker company in Charlotte, every Sunday evening at Libretto's Ballantyne for a 7pm DeepStack Texas Hold'Em tournament. Come thirsty and hungry and ready to meet some new friends on the felt. Pizza or Pasta...you can't go wrong. Free
Join 1 Move Pub Poker, the fastest growing pub poker company in Charlotte, every Sunday evening at Bonfire Bar & Grill in Concord. Two games every Sunday at 5pm and 8pm. Come thirsty and hungry and ready to meet some new friends on the felt. Free
Over the course of three hours, 30 professional and student films, directed by filmmakers from New York to Los Angeles, Nashville to Vancouver, and right here in the Carolinas, will make their world premieres. Films will be judged by Matt Brunson (Creative Loafing), Tim Ross (WFAE), and Lawrence Toppman (Charlotte Observer) for prizes and money in various categories. $10
The 12th annual holiday open house at Bob Doster’s Backstreet Gallery, 217 East Gay Street, Lancaster, SC 29720 will be held from 10am until 5pm on Saturday, December 6 and 1pm-5pm on December 7. Don’t miss our art giveaways, discounts on select artwork, refreshments and new works by Bob Doster! This event is free and open to the public with plenty of parking. For information, call (803) 285-9190 or visit www.bobdoster.com. Admission is free and open to the public.http://www.bobdoster.com
$2 Wings, $2 Vodka, $2 Beers, and $2 Rum and Coke. Karaoke, music by Undertaker Sound.
Spend the evening of December 5th celebrating will recognize a Legend from each ACC institution as well as the 2014 ACC Football season's award winners. The signature event will consist of a cocktail hour followed by a seated dinner featuring a lively Q&A with each legend. Come be a part of ACC football history at the Night of Legends presented by Belk Bowl $125 a seat or $800 a tablehttp://www.theacc.com/#!/page/championship_m-footbl
Sure, there’s jousting, comedy shows and turkey legs at the fest, but if you come this weekend you can get a Halloween spin on the medieval merriment. Tricks and treats are lurking around the 22-acre village. Oh, and the jousting gets a zombie tweaking (“Knights of the Living Dead”), too. For more information, visit www.royalfaires.com/carolina. (Anita Overcash) $9-$21
The Alliance Française presents this event to celebrate the first grape harvest of the season at this annual fundraiser. There will be wines from the Beaujolais region, French cheeses, and more food prepared by Chef Adam of Santé of Matthews. There will also be live jazz by the John Alexander Beaujolais Trio, a silent auction, cooking demonstrations by Chef Jeff Hunt, raffles, prizes and more. $30-$35
Every year, on the third Thursday of November, the Beaujolais Nouveau is released. The Alliance Française invites you to join them in celebrating "les première vendanges," or the first grape harvest of the season at this annual fundraiser. This is an authentic French tradition celebrated around the globe, and Charlotte is one of only 16 cities in the United States recognized as having an official Beaujolais Festival by the Union Interprofessionelle des Vins du Beaujolais. $15 - $30http://www.afcharlotte.org/Main/contentReader.aspx?ARTICLES=4
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
VBGB offers a selection of $3 craft beers every Tuesday (excluding concert nights).
Join people of all faith traditions as we celebrate Thanksgiving, offer gratitude for our community and its diverse traditions and find inspiration through a message of "love in the midst of difficulty." Message by Rabbi Judy Schindler, Rev. Dr. Ophelia Garmon-Brown, Rev. Christy Snow, Rev. Children's Message by Rev. Sofia McGuire. Music by MeckMin Interfaith Choirs & Ensembles, Queen City Ringers, Gaston Choral Society, The Park Choir & More Freehttp://www.meckmin.org/events/fft-nov14/