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Here’s you weekend guide to all the events going on around town.



April First Friday Gallery Crawl

  • Historic South End
  • 5:30-10 p.m.
  • Many neighborhood galleries (and the occasional unconventional space) will stay open late to host lively receptions for new art exhibitions with music, food and drink, and an opportunity to meet the artists.


Derek Hough Live

  • Ovens Auditorium
  • 7:30-10:30 p.m.
  • $49+
  • See the dance fusion show that has made Derek an Emmy award-winning performer.


Charlotte Hornets v. Toronto Raptors

  • Spectrum Center
  • 7 p.m. $15+
  • Cheer on the Hornets as they take on the Toronto Raptors.


Baseball and Friday Night Fireworks

  • BB&T Ballpark
  • 7:04 p.m.
  • $9+
  • The Knights will take on the Durham Bulls and kick off the start of the Friday Night Fireworks shows.



Morning Markets 2019

  • Camp North End
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m
  • Ease into the weekend with coffee, food, shopping, fitness classes, live music and more. Leashed pets are welcome.


Plaza Purge & Purchase

  • The Vine Charlotte
  • 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Free
  • Shop at the neighborhood yard sale to find upcycled items. Plus, they’ll have a kids area and food available for purchase from Streamline Kitchen food truck.


The Millennium Tour

  • Spectrum Center
  • 8 p.m.
  • $50+
  • See B2K, Mario, Pretty Ricky, Lloyd and more live in concert.


Grand Opening at GIGi’s Playhouse Charlotte

  • 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Visit the new center and learn about the therapeutic and career development programs for individuals with Down Syndrome.


Easter Hoppenings at Phillips Place

  • 1-3 p.m.
  • Kids can visit with the Easter bunny, balloon artists, face paintings, caricaturists and more.


14th Annual Silent Auction at The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

  • 7-10 p.m.
  • $35
  • Win deals at local businesses and enjoy food and drinks while supporting Charlotte Mothers of Multiples (CMOMs).


I Love the 90’s Bash

  • Uptown
  • 2P-10P
  • Wear your best 90’s attire and join in on a bar crawl, 90’s style. Bar’s included are: Whiskey River (Registration 3pm-5pm), Blackfinn Ameripub, Fitzgerald’s, Graham St. Pub & Patio, Lucky’s, Ri Ra Charlotte, Roxbury Nightclub


Community Pop-Up Market

  • 10A-3P
  • Sardis Marketplace





Yoga for a Cause

  • Camp North End
  • 1:30 p.m.
  • $20.
  • Tickets include a one-hour yoga class, a raffle ticket and a post-class drink (prosecco or local beer). Proceeds will benefit LLS Cancer Research.


Baseball and Homer’s Birthday Celebration

  • BB&T Ballpark
  • 2:05 p.m.
  • $9+
  • The Knights will take on the Durham Bulls and will celebrate Homer the Dragon’s 30th birthday with free bobbleheads for the first 2,000 fans.


April Front Porch Sundays Kickoff Market

  • Sycamore Brewing
  • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • 65 vendors will take over the parking lot so you can shop while you sip your beer. Expect puppies, kombucha, food trucks and more.






Jurassic Quest

  • April 5th – 7th
  • Park Expo and Conference Center
  • Rides, activities, and dinosaurs than ever before!


Come-See-Me Festival at Rock Hill, SC

  • 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • For more than 50 years, the Come-See-Me Festival has served as Rock Hill’s annual salute to spring featuring nearly 80 events and activities plus beautiful gardens and plenty of festival fun like a parade, live music, food trucks, fireworks, a barbecue cook-off and more.


Star Wars: A New Hope

  • Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • $30+
  • Experience George Lucas’s 1977 classic film projected in high definition on a giant screen at Belk Theater as the Charlotte Symphony adds a breathtaking new dimension, performing John Williams’s epic Oscar-winning score live.