Back to School

This page lists Back to School events, school supply drives, and back to school deals for families in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
Kids Charlotte: Back to School Events - Fun 4 Charlotte Kids
07/25 - Get Set 4 Kindergarten

Rising kindergartners participate in stories and activities that build pre-reading skills and help prepare children for success in school.

Hours: 2:00pm to 2:45pm
Area: South
6840 Matthews - Mint Hill Road, Mint Hill, NC, 28227
07/29 Belk Northlake Mall KidFest and Fashion Show

Shop back to school and have fun doing it! Bring the whole family and join us for Back to School themed activities including a fashion show, balloon a ...

July 29th, 2017.
Hours: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Area: North
6801 Northlake Mall Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28216
08/03 Summer Concert Series & Back to School Bash: Dr. Nigel & Friends

Come and enjoy an evening of music out on the Greenway at the Comporium Amphitheater! Bring your friends, family, a blanket or chair and a picnic dinn ...

August 3rd, 2017.
Hours: 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
$5 for non-members, FREE for members. Special event par...
Area: South
Comporium Amphitheater 291 Dairy Barn Lane, Fort Mill, SC, 29715
08/04 - 08/06- South Carolina's Tax Free Weekend

During the annual Sales Tax Holiday, a variety of approved school supply items are exempt from the 6% state sales tax and any applicable local taxes. ...

08/05 Back2School Bash at Northlake Mall

Save the date and be sure to join us for a back-to-school event for the entire family. Join us in support of local elementary school students by donat ...

August 5th, 2017.
Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Area: North
6801 Northlake Mall Drive, Charlotte, NC, 28216

Start your engines at the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Wednesday, August 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. when the WSOC 9 School Tools campaign benefitting loca ...

Hours: 11:30 - 1:00
Area: Central
08/19 - Circle K Back-to-School Monster Truck Bash

Sparks will fly as the metal-mashing machines of the Circle K Back-to-School Monster Truck Bash return to The Dirt Track at Charlotte for a night of h ...

Saturday, August 19th
Tickets Range $10 - $30
Area: North
Charlotte Motor Speedway, Concord,, NC
08/21 –  08/25 -Melting Pot Fondue Raiser

Bring school supplies to support Classroom Central and enjoy our Land & Sea four course dinner for only $31.95 (regularly $38.95 per person). To take ...

Kings Court Shopping Center, 901 S Kings Dr #140B,, Charlotte,, NC, 28204
08/24 -  Social Ape School Supplies Drive Benefiting Classroom Central

Join Social Ape and Classroom Central in giving back this school year to needy children in Charlotte. The first 20 people to bring school supplies wil ...

Hours: 6 PM - 9 PM
Area: Central
VBGB Beer Hall & Garden 920 Hamilton St,, Charlotte,, North Carolina, 28206
08/24- The Block Back to School Bash (Summer Break Finale)

Schools just around the corner so join us in The Block as celebrate the last days of summer with tournaments, activities, and even more prizes!

Hours: 12:00am to 4:00am
Area: Central
300 East Seventh Street, Charlotte, NC, 28202
CMS School Supply Lists

School Supply Lists are posted on each school’s website and may be unique to each school. Please check your child’s school website for a specific l ...

Free Back To School Cheat Sheet

Click on the link and get the Free Back to School Cheat Sheet

Hosting a Library Card Drive

What little card costs nothing at all, and is one of your best back-to-school tools? Your library card! The Library has a wealth of tools and se ...

Monthly guide to school readiness

Help your young child prepare for kindergarten with the Library's FREE month-by-month guide to kindergarten readiness. Tips and ideas include skills d ...