Catching Up With Cameron: Things To Do Around Town On Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

Memorial Day weekend is finally here and here are all the fun events going on around town to help you kick off summer:

 

FRIDAY

Food Truck Friday Plaza Midwood 

Resident Culture Brewing

Live music, unique brews and six food trucks

5p.m.

Free.

 

Food Truck Friday South End 

Sycamore Brewing

This weeks banging lineup includes Papi Queso Food Truck, TIN Kitchen, OooWee BBQ, Tikka Buzz Food Truck, GOGI, Queen City Chamo, Gyro Twins Truck and Queen City Sliders.

4-10 p.m.

Free

 

Friday Nights at Camp North End

1824 Statesville Ave.

Every Friday, they’ll have food, music and a few surprises for a laid-back hangout. Kids and leashed pets are welcome.

5-10 p.m.

Free

 

Paddle to Table

USNWC

You’ll have a guided paddle down the Catawba River by kayak or stand-up paddle board, take a short hike back, and get a chef-curated meal and there’s craft beer and wine for purchase.

6 p.m.

$55.

 

Silent Disco

Rooftop 210

8 p.m. to midnight.

Free, $15

 

Friday Night Fireworks

BB&T Ballpark

Go to cheer on the Knights while they dominate the Durham Bulls,  stay for the firework show afterward

7 p.m.

 

 

 

SATURDAY

 

Memorial Day Oyster Roast 

NoDa Company Store

Get your oysters raw or grilled and listen to some live bluegrass music.

Noon.

Free to attend

 

Biergarten Table Reverse Auction

The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery

They’re auctioning off Biergarten table sets (a table and two benches), starting at $50 a set, decreasing throughout the day until they’re gone. All profits from the auction will be donated to 24 Foundation and OMB’s 24 Hours of Booty team: Team Reeb.

10-11 a.m.

Free admission

 

Pfeiffer Night

BB&T Ballpark

Cheer on the Knights while they take on the Durham Bulls.

7 p.m.

$9

 

Salute to the Services

Calvary Church

Free concert by Youth Orchestras of Charlotte, with members of Charlotte Symphony Brass.

7 p.m.

 

 

 

SUNDAY

 

North Carolina SoulFull Vegan Festival

Heist Brewery

Of course there will be vegan food vendors, but you can also expect kids activities, guest speaker, music, double dutch, collard green cooking competition, financial literacy resources and more.

Noon.

Free.

 

Memorial Day Celebration

USNWC

There are yoga (including SUP yoga) classes throughout the afternoon, and you can end the night with live music and a firework show.

9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Free, $25 SUP yoga

 

 

 

 

ALL WEEKEND

Gary Owen 

The Comedy Zone

Gary Owen is a sell-out comedian, and he has his own show on BET.

7 p.m. & 9:45 p.m.

$35-$45

 

2019 Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola

Romare Bearden Park

The three-day event includes entertainment, racing-related displays, kids’ activities, NASCAR autographs and more  all going on along Tryon Street. The nightly concerts start at 6:30 p.m. at Romare Bearden with Brothers Osborne headlining tonight. Openers are Caylee Hammack and Tyler Rich.

Noon to 8 p.m.

Free day activities,

$20-$25 concerts Friday/Saturday

 

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