Grab your friends and join us in for a HILARIOUS night of Trivia and challenges. Earn more points for your team by playing in challenges like rolling a lime into a Solo cup only using the banana tied to your waist or grabbing all the tissues out of a tissue box as fast as you can. Great drink specials everyday and our late night menu starts at 10pm. Trivia starts at 9pm every Thursday. FREE
Exhibit explores the Earths's biodiversity, through a range of habitats and live species. From rainforests to aquariums, viewers can broaden their education and experience related hands-on activities. Admission to the museum is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and $9 for children; Free admission to children under 2 years old
The interactive exhibit features Charlotte and its 13 surrounding counties as a case study to illustrate the profound changes in the South since the Civil War. $6 for adults; $5 for seniors, students and children 6-18 years old; Free for children 5 years old and under
"The Ghosts of Christmas", an intimate candlelight tour of Charlotte's historic 4th Ward, in the spirit of the beloved Charles Dickens story "A Christmas Carol", this time with a ghoulish twist! Guests will experience a candlelit journey of Christmas past, present and future and the timing is PERFECT for a tour of Charlotte's oldest neighborhood, as the 4th Ward is decked out in an amazing array of holiday décor and lighting. $25 per personhttp://ghostsofchristmas.eventbrite.com
A permanent gallery devoted to the work of Romare Bearden (1911-1988), who was born in Charlotte. Bearden is best known for his groundbreaking use of collage and vibrant portrayals of American life, depicting subjects that range from contemporary urban scenes to nostalgic recollections of the rural South.
Tired of the same old Christmas carols sung the same old way? Wish there was a bit more metal and pyrotechnics involved? Here’s your answer. For the last 20 years, Trans-Siberian Orchestra has wowed fans with its high-energy, visual spectacles filled with thunderous versions of holiday classics. How many bands can say they skipped the club scene and started playing arenas right away?
This exhibit focuses on the art of jewelry, featuring work from Harry Bertoia and Claire Falkenstein, as well as Bechtler Collection artists Alberto Giacometti, Alicia Penalba, Raffael Benazzi, and Niki de Saint Phalle.
Come to laugh at standup acts by local comedians. Hosted by Paul Pallotta. Free admission
Some NASCAR drivers race to live, but Tony Stewart lives to race. The 2016 season marked the end of Stewart’s memorable career as a NASCAR driver. During his NASCAR premier series career, he earned three championships and 13th place on the all-time wins list. But NASCAR is only part of his story. Stewart, known as “Smoke,” also achieved success in open-wheel and go-kart racing and as a team owner later in his career. This exhibit explores Stewart’s incredible achievements in motorsports from his early days of racing to present day. $12.95- $19.95http://www.nascarhall.com
This exhibit explores the musical roots of NASCAR. Mostly, that means showcasing cars that have been driven by musicians, featured in music videos (like a 1959 Chevrolet Corvette in Brad Paisley’s “Old Alabama”) and sponsored by musicians (like the 2012 Juan Pablo Montoya No. 42 Chevrolet with Taylor Swift on the hood). There’s more than 40 artifacts, including guitars, trophies, attire and more. (Anita Overcash) $12.95-$19.95; free for children 5 years old and under
Exhibit explores science and physics through hands-on interaction and experimentation. The exhibit allows visitors to launch objects into the air, lie on a bed of nails, crush a garbage can, use a laser to listen to secret messages and more. Admission to the museum is $12 for adults; $10 for seniors and $9 for children; Free admission to children under 2 years old
The exhibit features 26 wood works by three artists, including Frank E. Cummings III, John Mascoll and Avelino Samuel.
Charlotte’s outdoor ice rink returns with a breathtaking skyline backdrop. About Holidays at the Hall: The NASCAR Hall of Fame is revved up for the season with a full lineup of high-octane holiday fun during Holidays at the Hall Nov. 18 to Jan. 8. Lace up those skates for WBT Holiday on Ice, experience the wonder of the Hall’s 39-foot-tall tree during the second annual tree lighting and enjoy breakfast with Santa. Race over to the Hall to fuel up on festive fun throughout the holiday season. $10-$14http://www.holidaysatthehall.com