Paint, Drink and Have Fun at Paint Craze Charlotte! Local artists will entertain and guide you to create a featured masterpiece while you sip on your favorite cocktails from the Paint Craze Art Bar! Beginners encouraged! All art supplies provided and you go home with your finished painting on canvas! Limited seats - Check out the calendar and register in advance online! 35.00http://www.paintcraze.com/events/NC
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
Featuring five suppliers each pouring more than wines. $15 per person, but if you order six bottles, the entry fee is credited to your purchase.
Trivia Mondays at The Peculiar Rabbit - hosted by Zak Norris Beginning February 1st, join us every Monday evening at 7:00pm for Trivia .. Rabbit style! Great food and drink specials, fantastic prizes, and a chance to prove that you absolutely are Smarter Than Your Neighbor! FREEhttps://www.facebook.com/events/988964067842792/
Taste a variety of beers and enjoy the $3 draft specials. Free
Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays July 29 - August 14 Barbecue is a revered institution in the Carolinas. Folks come from far and wide to experience it, and friendly rivalries exist about which sauce – tomato, vinegar or mustard – reigns supreme. Combine our beloved BBQ with local music and craft beer, and you’re in for a mighty fine time. Come to Carowinds for Bands, Brews and BBQs on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, July 29 through August 14. You’ll sample BBQs and craft beers from all over and enjoy tunes on the porch of Harmony Hall. Varieshttps://www.carowinds.com/things-to-do/special-events
Hours: September through April: Tuesday-Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; May through August: Tuesday-Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, visit www.ncagr.gov/markets/facilities/markets/charlotte/.
We're bringing the clambake to you this summer! Here's how they work: Reserve a table here (6pm on Sundays). Each clambake table seats up to 4 people. Tables are $200 total (includes all food for 4 guests). $50 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Minimum party of 4. Reservations required by the previous Thursday.
Our reds are ready for blending and we need you to help us determine the next Raffaldini Red Blend! Each session is a two-hour educational wine experience led by vineyard owner Jay Raffaldini in our barrel room. Each blend you create will be carefully analyzed, sampled, and the inspiration for our new red blend vintage. This is an opportunity to hone your winemaking knowledge and ability. Learn more about grape varietals and make a few new friends in the process. Blending trials will be held in the barrel room allowing you to experience the winery during the wine-making session. $25 per person - Wine Club, $30 per person - General Admissionhttp://www.raffaldini.com
$5 gets you a flight of tasting wines and a $5 coupon.
Join author and TED Talk fellow Michael W. Twitty at Founders Hall. He's crafted hearty menu of Southern fare (including okra soup, Mary Randolph’s yeast rolls, fried chicken, Madeira ham, cornbread kush, sauteed greens and peach cobbler) with a heavy dose of food for thought. Up for discussion: the true heritage of Southern cooking. Charlotteans can join him around the dinner table for an honest discussion on southern culture and cuisine of the past, present and future. For more information, visit www.ganttcenter.org/calendar/feast-on-culture/. $20-$28.
Featuring more than 100 local and regional food trucks, as well as live music, a beer garden, games and more. For more information, visit www.eatfromatruck.com. $10-$25.
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
This is the event that you have been waiting for if you can’t book the airfare to Tuscany! Experience a traditional lunch among the vines followed by an opera concerto courtesy of the the Greensboro opera and its young artists. This event is for those ages 21 and over. Stop by the tasting room, visit our website www.raffaldini.com, call 336.526.1078 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to make a reservation. *Cancellations with a full refund are accepted up to 7 days prior to the event. If you cancel less than seven days prior to the event, you $70.00https://www.raffaldini.com/event/afternoon-in-tuscany/?instance_id=21
Join us at The Peculiar Rabbit every Friday and Saturday night from 11pm until 2am for Plaza Midwood's hottest music mix spun by DJ Chris and his crew! No cover, great drink specials, and the best rooftop view in Charlotte! FREEhttp://www.thepeculiarrabbit.com