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
The Humane Society of York County will be featuring several adoptable pets at Petsmart. All ages, breeds, and sizes available! Come by and help support local pets find forever homes! Free
Every August at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery we celebrate and showcase the artists who take our weekly studio classes by having a month long exhibition. They create some stunning and affordable art. Join us August 5th and 6th from 5:00- 8:00 pm for our Opening Reception where you can purchase fine art from the Artists you will meet that night. Show on display from August 2nd – August 27th. Regular Gallery hours, Tues 10-4pm, Wed 10-9pm, Thurs and Fri 10-6pm, Sat 10-2pm. Closed Sun and Mon. Freehttp://www.charlottefineart.com/
Screening: Max. Movie begins approximately 8 p.m.
July 31 Natty Boh Duo: 12 - 4 p.m. Tony Barnes: 5 - 9 p.m. August 1 Back Porch Orchestra: 12 - 4 p.m. Tim Elliot: 5 - 9 p.m. August 7 Cho Cho Tumbleweed: 12 - 4 p.m. Back Porch Orchestra: 5 - 9 p.m. August 8 Early Ray: 12 - 4 p.m. Chris Winward: 5 - 9 p.m August 9 Chris Winward: 12 - 4 p.m. Tim Elliot: 5 - 9 p.m. August 14 Natty Boh Duo: 12 - 4 p.m. Unspoken Tradition: 5 -9 p.m. August 15 Unspoken Tradition: 12 - 4 p.m. Chris Winward: 5 - 9 p.m. August 16 Chris Winward: 12 - 4 p.m. Tony Barnes: 5 - 9 p.m.
Couples Night Out in August- Friday August 19, 7-8:30ish. Looking for a new date night idea? Create two individual paintings that when hung together will form a heart…for the romantic in all of us! Pre-registration required, sure to be a sell-out! Refreshments provided. 21+ only. $80.00/per couple includes all supplies.http://www.charlottefineart.com/
Wildlife artist discusses fundamentals of depicting animals on canvas and the inspiration behind the images themselves. Students will learn to creatively and accurately paint both fur and feathers. Secrets to drawing anatomy, how to capture and use good reference, unique insight on toning and preparing your canvas, as well as adding dynamic movement to your composition. Live demos, one-on-one with artist critique. Photos provided for reference or bring your own. : Early Bird Registration, Thru July 20, $325. Standard: $350.http://www.charlottefineart.com/
Carowinds is excited to present year three of our Run and Ride series, which will have your heart pounding during one of the running events through the park and then your lungs screaming as you take on some of the best roller coasters in the country, including the new Fury 325. With a half-marathon, 10k, 5k, and 1-mile fun run to choose from on September 10 and 11, there’s something for everyone to try. Free park entry for the half-marathon and 10k, and discounts for 5K and 1-mile fun run. Varieshttps://www.carowinds.com/things-to-do/special-events
“Mediterranean Village” with Angela. We just love this theme and know you will too. Get your girlfriends together for a relaxing night of painting and dreaming of the Italian Countryside. You will receive step by step instruction so this is good for all skill levels. Cost is $40 includes all supplies.http://www.charlottefineart.com/
All concerts begin at 7pm Movies begin at dusk with pre-show at 7:15pm May 20 - Too Much Sylvia June 10 - Field of Dreams (PG) June 24 - Gal Friday Band June 29 - *Wednesday Charlotte Symphony - Summer Pops Albert-George Schram, Conductor July 15 - The Good Dinosaur (PG) July 22 - Matthews Playhouse presents Junie B. Jones: The Musical July 29 - Coconut Groove Band August 12 - Max (PG) August 26 - Gump Fiction September 16 - Matt Stratford Band Freehttp://townofpineville.com
Select Nights September 16 - October 30 Carowinds is transformed from a “theme park” to a “scream park” at SCarowinds – the Carolinas' largest Halloween event. Experience the thrills on your favorite rides and scream at the chills of over 16 different haunted shows and attractions. Whatever you fear is here! Visit select nights Sept. 16 through Oct 30. Varieshttps://www.carowinds.com/things-to-do/special-events
Saturdays & Sundays, Sept. 17 - Oct. 30 During the day, Carowinds puts the “Wee!” in Halloween. The Great Pumpkin Fest has family-friendly Halloween attractions for the little ghosts and goblins from 11:00am – 5:00pm including a costume parade, foam zone, mazes and more! It’s kid-sized frights that every age will love and of course, all of your favorite rides. It’s all fun and no fear at Carowinds. Join us for a day packed with Halloween fun on Saturdays & Sundays from Sept. 17 through Oct. 30. Varieshttps://www.carowinds.com/things-to-do/special-events
Help link up awareness about lupus while raising funds to support research, programs and support services for those living with lupus at the 16th Annual Links for Lupus Golf Tournament presented by Little Diversified Architectural Consulting. All players will receive lunch and dinner, beverages during play, official tournament gift, golfer goodie bag, and a complimentary team photograph. Prizes awarded for 1st-3rd in low net and low gross categories. $200 per playerhttp://www.lupusnc.org