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It’s Halloween weekend! Halloween may fall on a Sunday this year, but there are tons of different Halloween-themed events to check out all weekend long. Here’s a list of all the events, and different things going on around Charlotte this weekend.


Great Elizabeth Pumpkin Wall

  • Since 2004, residents of the Elizabeth neighborhood have carved pumpkins and displayed them in rows along a wall. Each year, there’s a one-word message like “peace” or “vote.” This year’s word will be revealed during a lighting ceremony on Friday at 6:45pm and will remain up through Monday, Nov. 1.
  • Free.
  • 2229 Greenway Ave

Spooktown at Skiptown

  • See the dog costumes during Skiptown’s 13 Days of Halloween event.
  • Now through Oct. 31.
  • Free.


  • The event features more than 500 monsters, ghosts and goblins roaming around the park, plus plenty of haunted attractions and shows. If that’s a little too scary, try the Great Pumpkin Fest for your family instead.
  • Now through Oct. 31. 7pm-midnight.
  • $39-$72

Carolina Renaissance Festival

  • Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 21. 10am-5:30pm.
  • $27 for adults, $17 for children under 12.

Pinhouse Haunted House

  • Expect haunted bowling, a costume contest (with $100 gift card prize), live music, fall beers and pumpkin spice frosé.
  • 7-11pm.
  • Free.

Myke Towers

  • Bojangles Coliseum
  • The rapper stops in Charlotte on his “El Young King” tour.
  • $74+.

Fear Factory

  • Camp North End
  • The century-old former car factory will transform for this free Halloween party with live music and various food and drink options.
  • 6-9pm.
  • Free.

NoDa Brewing’s 10-year anniversary party

  • Celebrate the brewery’s decade mark at this weekend-long bash with special beer releases, axe throwing, brewery tours, costume contests and more.
  • Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • Free.

Food Truck Friday

  • Resident Culture
  • Get your hot dog fix with Patty & The Dogs’ food truck.
  • 2-5pm.

Candy Crawl 

  • Camp North End
  • Go trick-or-treating with the whole family across the 76-acre campus.
  • 6-8pm.
  • Free.

Kings Drive Farmers Market

  • 939 S. Kings Dr.
  • It’s the last weekend to shop the Simpsons Produce farmers market for the season.
  • 6am-7pm Friday and 6am-3pm Saturday.
  • Free.

Charlotte Symphony Orchestra

  • Knight Theater
  • Conductor Roderick Cox, one of the few Black conductors in the world, will guest conduct this weekend’s concerts.
  • 7:30pm Friday and Saturday.
  • $24-$137.


Rich & Bennett’s 20th Annual Halloween Pub Crawl

  • Put on your costume and get in the Halloween mood with an Uptown bar crawl. Expect drink specials, a costume contest and swag.
  • Check-in is 1-3pm.
  • $10-$25.

Lake Norman Brew Tour

  • Visit four breweries — D9, Lost Worlds, Beer Lab by Ghostface and Hoptown — on this guided tour with 12 beer tastings. Departs from Kilted Buffalo in Mooresville.
  • 12-6:30pm.
  • $59.95.

Petty Thieves’ Halloween Party

  • For more beer, head to one of Charlotte’s newest breweries, Petty Thieves, for games, candy and a cover band battle.
  • 5pm-late.
  • Free.

Running Scared race

  • Run four miles (or just the “monster” mile) at this Uptown race.
  • 9am.
  • $24.99-$39.99.

Kings Drive Art Walk

  • See local art in Freedom Park.
  • Saturday, 11am-6pm; Sunday, 11am-5pm.
  • Free.

Charlotte Doodles meet-up

  • 10-11am.


  • Moo & Brew
  • Yacht rock bands, burgers and beer, and a costume contest.
  • 4-9pm.
  • $30.

Yoga on the Greenway

  • Unwind at Anne Springs Close Greenway with yoga every Saturday.
  • 10-11am.
  • Free for members ($5/month).

Halloween Bar Hop

  • South End
  • This bar crawl through South End features hot spots like Charlotte Beer Garden, Hoppin, Slate, Slingshot and more. Drink and food specials at each spot.
  • 4-10pm.
  • $15 day of, advance tickets are sold out.

Patio Party

  • Sweet Lew’s
  • Head to the Belmont neighborhood barbecue joint for $10 mimosa buckets, yard games and a costume contest.


  • Birdsong
  • Dress your dog in their Halloween best and enter to win prizes at Birdsong’s pet-friendly Halloween party.
  • 1-4pm.
  • Free



Guts & Glamour Drag Brunch

  • Hot Taco
  • Admission is $10 and there will be a special food and drink menu you can indulge in.
  • 11am.
  • $10+.

Hornets vs. Portland Trail Blazers

  • 7pm.
  • $10.50+.

HBCU Culture Homecoming Fest 

  • Bojangles Coliseum
  • This festival and marching band battle will takeover Bojangles Coliseum all day with a street festival ahead of the five-band showdown at 5pm.
  • $14.95+.

Bike and Brunch 

  • Devil’s Logic Brewing
  • This weekly bike ride concludes with brunch and beers at the Elizabeth brewery.
  • 9-10am.
  • Free.

Plaza Midwood Halloween Crawl

  • A Halloween bar crawl in the Plaza Midwood neighborhood. Legion also has free tarot card readings.
  • 5-9pm.
  • Free.

Sunday $4 Mimosa Madness

  • Protagonist
  • $4 mimosas. Choose from orange, pomegranate, cranberry, and grapefruit juice. All day.
  • $4/drink.

Rosemont Manor Haunt 2021

  • 2100 block of East 5th St.
  • Expect a haunted house and spooky performances and decorations in the yard. Mask required for indoor portions.
  • 6:30pm.
  • Free, $5 donation toward SPCA appreciated.