Get ready Queen City because we’ve got a weekend full of fun events! If you’re looking to shop until you drop, we’ve got you. If you’re looking for good beer and great food, we’ve got you! Here are a few of our favorite things to do in Charlotte this weekend!
Due to COVID-19, we understand there’s not as much going on as normal in our city. But not to worry, there are still plenty of things to do in Charlotte that can be done while social distancing. Be sure to double-check for any updates at events and venues before making plans to head out.
Keep scrolling to see some of our favorite things to do in Charlotte this weekend!
1. 2021 North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival
Get ready for a weekend of tasty beers and great music! This is perfect for beer lovers and music lovers and will remind us of the good old days of music festivals. You definitely won’t want to miss the Friday Night Jam featuring bands Acoustic Syndicate and Fireside Collective!
🗓 MAY 07 | 3PM–11PM
📍 4431 Neck Rd
2. Evenings at the Park
Spend your Evenings in the Park with the Charlotte Symphony! In order to maintain social distancing tickets will be sold as pods of 4 or 6 on the lawn of Symphony Park. Grab a blanket or a low-backed lawn chair and get ready to be dazzled by the sounds of Beethoven, Debussy, Mozarts, and more!
MAY 07 | 7PM–8PM
4400 Sharon Rd
3. May Day Flowers
Feeling artsy? Channel your inner Bob Ross with Painting with a Twist! Choose your size and material (canvas or a wood shiplap pallet) and get ready to paint. Don’t forget to arrive a little early for your happy half hour! The event is BYO drinks and food so bring your favorites and don’t worry the studio has cups, plates, napkins, and most importantly bottle openers! Let’s get creative!
MAY 07 | 7:30PM–9:30PM
6461 Old Monroe Rd
4. Pottery Market
Looking at add a little something special to your home? Look no further than this pottery market! Shop for local art from over 40 potters. This annual sale, hosted by Carolina Clay Matters Guild, will be selling everything you could possibly imagine. Shop for decorative dishes, bowls, vases, and more!
MAY 08 | 10AM–4PM
8300 Monroe Rd
5. Burger Fest NC
Who doesn’t love a classic burger? No matter your favorite toppings this event is for you! Sample some of the best burgers in the south while listening to live music, sipping on a festival signature drink, and checking out some quality arts and crafts. What a day!
MAY 08 | 5PM–10PM
3718 Plyler Mill Rd
More Things To Do In Charlotte This Weekend
(05/03) Rhino Market Trivia
(05/04) On Tap at NoDa Brewing Co
(05/07) Charlotte Hornets vs Orlando Magic
(05/07) Friday Night Popup Market at the Cow
(05/07) May Day Flowers