Internationally acclaimed Ronnie Laws: Unprecedented cross-over success – R&B, Pop, Jazz, Contemporary Jazz. Earth Wind & Fire’s original tenor and soprano saxophonist. Laws has performed with Quincy Jones, Stevie Wonder, George Duke, BB King, Stanley Jordan & more.
The 2nd Friday Street Festival is back and ready to light up the streets of Old Town! This monthly showcase features the area’s most exceptional talent in one action-packed community festival including live music, local craft beer & wine, food trucks, local artists & craftsmen, art demonstrations, kids activities and much more!
Local Charlotte Renaissance man Jonathan K. Rice will be reading selected poems from his new book “Killing Time”, as well as presenting a number of his artworks at The People’s Gallery. Take the opportunity to enjoy this 20-year veteran poet/artist’s many talents, and have a Saturday brunch-time mimosa on us!
You saw the movie with Jack Black right?! Well, see the real thing with REAL KIDS performing all your favorite hits! The School of Rock Show Team performs music from Motown all the way up to today’s Mega Hits! This family-friendly event is enjoyed by everyone. Be prepared to dance the night away and enjoy an evening of music under the stars.
Yoga by NC Yoga Bar, enjoy 25% off your drinks (beer-mosa/Mimosa anyone?) 5 Food Trucks serving up a delicious assortment of brunch goodness! Live music from 10 am. Coffee & Teas by Urbean
Join Blue Restaurant and Bar in Uptown Charlotte for A Night in Florence, Italy. Experience the Italian cuisine with a four-course meal at $49 (wine pairing available for $20). Make a reservation by calling 704-927-2583
The Charlotte Symphony is joined by musicians of the Jazz Arts Initiative to bring you a night of standards. Hear all the favorites including In the Mood, Stardust, Moonlight Serenade, Chatanooga Choo Choo, Sing, Sing, Sing, plus some interludes featuring selections for Jazz combo.
Treehouse Vineyards will host a “kickoff party” to help The Sandbox as it prepares for its annual “An Evening of Believing” Prom. The Prom is a special event held each fall for kids and teens in the area facing cancer or another life-altering illness. Guests at the Vineyard can enjoy wine tastings and tours (for a small fee), shop with vendors showcasing art, jewelry, clothing and more. Guests will also have the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets to support The Sandbox.
The Taste of Charlotte is a FREE event. Purchase festival coins for restaurant samples, beverages, and kids activities. The festival features over 100 samples from area restaurants along with live music and entertainment, interactive children’s activities, cooking demos, street performers, unique shopping and large variety of local, regional and national partners interacting with festival-goers, providing information, coupons and free stuff!
June all about our favorite Hero’s. This week THE COTTON ROOM is pulling down the big screen to watch ‘Deadpool’. As always, they’ll have $3 Domestics, $5 Tito’s and Deep Eddy’s Vodka, along with $5 Crown Royals. Their month-long drink special is $9 Reyka Mules, which is the perfect drink for any hero!