Weekdays 10:00AM-3:00PM


Food Truck Friday Plaza Midwood

  • Resident Culture Brewing
  • Food trucks include:  The Dumpling Lady, Streamline Kitchen, What The Fries, Strudelteig, Tikka Buzz, The Feathered Fin and Hip Hop Smoothies.
  • 5 p.m.
  • Free


Food Truck Friday South End

  • Sycamore Brewing
  • Food trucks include:  Papi Queso Food Truck, TIN Kitchen, OooWee BBQ, Gyro Twins Truck, TOLA Rose Italian Eats Food Truck, New Wrap Order, GOGI, Chef Ray’s Cuban Cuisine and Holy City Waffles.
  • 4-10 p.m.
  • Free.


Oktoberfest Release

  • NoDa Brewing
  • They’re celebrating Oktoberfest with a special beer release, you can get a $7 stein or a $10 stein filled with Oktoberfest.
  • 3-10 p.m.


Misty Copeland Conversation

  • Carolina Performing Arts
  • Talk with Misty Copeland about her experience being the first African-American principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre.
  • 8-9:30 p.m.
  • $27


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. Note: Kids and leashed pets are welcome.
  • 5-10 p.m.
  • Free.




Charlotte Vegfest 2019

  • The Park Expo and Conference Center
  • Eat your way around the huge vegan food court, maybe adopt a dog and hear from wellness experts on various health topics.
  • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Free.


Booze Pop Day!

  • Sycamore
  • Cool off with a boozy popsicle. Yum.
  • Noon to 11 p.m.
  • Free.


Hello Kitty Cafe Truck East

  • SouthPark Mall (parked near Dicks and the Dining Pavilion)
  • Expect Hello Kitty-themed foods, merch and more.
  • 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Free.


Yoga at the Ballpark

  • BB&T Ballpark
  • DropSound is doing a morning slow flow and an energetic Glow CHAKTI flow at night
  • 8-9 a.m. or 7:30-8:30 p.m.
  • $15 for SweatNET members, $25 for non-SweatNET members.


6th Annual South End Shuffle 5K and Mile Run

  • Wooden Robot Brewery
  • Do a 5K or one mile run down the Rail Trail and hang out at Wooden Robot for a party. Participants get a custom 704 Shop shirt, a finisher’s medal and a free beer (or a free King of Pops popsicle if you’re under 21).
  • 9:30 a.m.
  • $15-$40.


PAW Patrol Live!: Race to the Rescue

  • TheBOplex
  • 10 a.m.
  • $27-$127.


FROCK Shop liquidation sale

  • 901 Central Ave
  • Frock Shop in Plaza Midwood is closing its brick-and-mortar location. They’re hosting a huge sale to get rid of all the current inventory from now until the end of the month, or they sell out.
  • All day.
  • Cash only.


Julie’s Fall Fashion Kickoff

  • 4145 Park Road
  • Julie’s is celebrating their new fall inventory, and they’ll have giveaways, food and more, and the first 20 customers get $20 in bonus bucks.
  • 9:30 a.m.
  • Free.



Panthers home opener against the Los Angeles Rams

  • Bank of America Stadium
  • 1 p.m.
  • $80-$443+



River Jam

  • U.S. National Whitewater Center
  • This is the last month of River Jam season, so get in your outdoor concerts while you can. Courtney Lynn and Quinn is playing.
  •  7-10 p.m.
  • Free
  • $6 parking.


  • The Comedy Zone
  • 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.
  • $25-$50.


  • Theatre Charlotte
  • See this Tony Award-winning adaptation of the classic Dickens’ novel come to life.
  • 8 p.m.
  • $28

1st Weekend of Pick Your Own Apples

  • Windy Hill Orchard
  • Get a head start on your fall bucket list, starting with picking apples and indulging in apple cider and doughnuts.
  • 1-6 p.m.
  • Varies.

Yiasou Greek Festival Charlotte

  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
  • This huge festival celebrates all things Greek including music, food, pastries, dancing and more. Pro tip: Order a Baklava sundae.
  • All day.
  • Free.