Catching Up With Cameron: Things Going On Around Town This Weekend (5/10-5/12)

Here's all the stuff going on around town!

FRIDAY

Kicking It With Cam

  • Bank of America Stadium
  • Cam Newton and other celebrities will face off in a game of kickball to benefit CNF (Cam Newton Foundation)
  • 4 p.m.
  • $5

 

Facebook’s Treats Charlotte

  • Sunflour Baking Company
  • You can get free cupcakes until they run out.
  • 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Free

 

Mother’s Day Sip and Shop

  • 7th Street Public Market
  • Join SHOUT! for live music and eight local vendors selling the perfect gifts for mom. The first 100 guests will get a complimentary glass of wine.
  • 4:30-9 p.m.
  • Free

 

Vegetarian Food Truck Friday

  • Sycamore Brewing
  • The trucks will be serving up vegetarian (and some vegan) options. Live music, corn hole and fresh beer and cider.
  • 5-10 p.m.
  • Free

 

Friday Nights at Camp North End

  • Food, music and a few surprises.
  • Kids and leashed pets are welcome.
  • 5-10 p.m.
  • Free

 

Brewers and Music Festival

  • Historic Rural Hill
  • Enjoy two days of live music, 40-plus Carolina breweries, a three-hour tasting session and camping under the stars
  • 3-10 p.m.
  • $8-$80

 

 

SATURDAY

 

Big Al’s 2nd Annual Crawfish Boil

  • Sycamore Brewing
  • Enjoy crawfish, jambalaya and live jazz compliments of Keenan McKenzie Music to help raise funds for the HopeWay Foundation.
  • Noon to 10 p.m.
  • $40

 

2nd Anniversary

  • Catawba Brewing Company
  • Their taproom is turning two, and they’re celebrating with shopping, live music, food and two special firkins tapped at 2:04 and 7:04 p.m.
  • Noon to 11 p.m.
  • Free

https://www.facebook.com/events/1118729554980892/

 

Free Cheese Plates in the Park

  • First Ward Park
  • To celebrate Charlotte SHOUT! Orrman’s is giving away 50 free cheese plates. First come, first serve while supplies last.
  • 2 p.m.

 

Seven Year Anniversary Party

  • Salud Beer Shop
  • They’ll have an outdoor bar set up on the patio alongside DJ Dang Funky. Stick around for pizza and a Midnight Toast.
  • 5 p.m. to midnight.
  • Free

 

Queen City Mother’s Day Festival

  • The Carole Hoefener Center
  • The festival will feature a full lineup of vendors, and all of them will be mothers! There will also be dance performances, free makeovers, food and drinks, kids activities and more.
  • 1-5 p.m.
  • Free

 

 

HEARTest Yard + Showmars 5K

  • CMC Myers Park
  • Greg Olsen and family will lead a parade march to the HEARTest Yard + Showmars 5K start line. The race will end on South Kings Drive at Levine Children’s Hospital, and a post-race celebration held in the parking lot will include a complimentary kid’s fun run, refreshments, music, inflatables and more.
  • 8 a.m.
  • $30

 

SUNDAY

CLICK HERE For a full list of Mother’s Day Events!

 

 

ALL WEEKEND

Charlotte SHOUT!

  • Uptown
  • More than 75 concerts, installations (including lighted seesaws and giant bunnies) and performances in Uptown.
  • Times vary.

 

Whitewater River Jam

  • USNWC
  • Bring your friends, family and a blanket and for live music, craft beer and food.
  • 7 p.m.
  • Free