Charlotte

Spring Festivals

This page lists spring festivals for families in the Charlotte, North Carolina area.
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04/01-04/30 -  NC Science Festival

The North Carolina Science Festival is a multi-day celebration showcasing science and technology. The Festival highlights the educational, cultural an ...

April 1st-April 30th, 2018.
Area: East
3480 UNC, Chapel Hill, NC
04/07-05/19 The Music Yard's Spring Concert Series with Supatight

Come check out Charlotte’s newest live music venue - and your new favorite place to eat, drink and jam. The Music Yard is kicking off the concert seas ...

April 7th, April 14th, April 21st, April 28th, May 5th,...
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Area: Central
2433 South Blvd, Charlotte, NC, 28203
04/19 - 04/22 - Tuck Fest at the U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC)

Tuck Fest is a three-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos and live music at the U.S. National W ...

April 19th - April 22nd
Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 05:00 p.m.
Area: West
5000 Whitewater Center Parkway, Charlotte, NC, 28214
04/20-04/22 2018 Loch Norman Highland Games

Join Historic Rural Hill in celebrating the 25th Annual Loch Norman Highland Games the weekend of April 20-22, 2018! Dr. Joseph J. Morrow, QC, Lor ...

April 20th-22nd, 2018.
Hours: April 20th: 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m./ April 21st: 8:00 a.m.-...
Area: North
Rural Hill 4431 Neck Rd, Huntersville, NC, 28078
04/20-04/22 BOOM festival at BOOM Charlotte

The BOOM festival is Charlotte’s annual showcase of contemporary and experimental art created on the fringes of popular culture. We’ve gathered a uniq ...

Apr 20th - Apr 22nd, 2018.
Hours: April 20th:6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m./April 21st: 1:00 p.m....
Area: East
Plaza Midwood The Plaza, Charlotte, NC, 28205
04/21 Barbeque Cook-off (Come-See-Me Festival)

Area barbeque masters demonstrate their skills at the 11th annual Come-See-Me Barbeque Cook-Off. Judged by the South Carolina Barbeque Association, te ...

April 21st, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m.
Area: South
Winthrop Lake 1162 Eden Terrace, Rock Hill, SC, 29730
04/21 Everything Trucks (Come-See-Me Festival)

Ever drive past a firetruck, ambulance, or construction site and wish you could stop to let your child explore these magnificent vehicles? Well, now y ...

April 21st, 2018.
Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Area: South
First Baptist Church 481 Hood Center Dr, Rock Hill, SC, 29730
04/21 Pet Palooza Festival & Walk for the Animals

On Saturday, April 21 the Humane Society will hold our annual Pet Palooza Festival & Walk for the Animals event at Independence Park. We look forward ...

April 21st, 2018.
Hours: 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Free.
Area: Central
Independence Park 300 Hawthorne Ln, Charlotte, NC, 28204
04/21 Tailgate Party (Come-See-Me Festival)

Our festival finale is never a disappointment and this year’s is bigger and better than ever! Bring the family, don’t forget your coolers and grills* ...

April 21st, 2018.
Hours: 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Entry fee is $5 for adults 21 & older (valid IDs requir...
Area: South
Winthrop Lake 1160 Eden Terrace, Rock Hill, SC, 29730
04/21-04/22 8th Annual Louisiana Spring Fest

Like previous years, the festival will focus on authentic Louisiana cooking. Guest chef and Louisiana native Brett Harris returns -- boiling fresh cra ...

April 21st-22th, 2018.
Hours: 11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m.
Free.
Area: Central
The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery 4150 Yancey Rd, Charlotte, NC, 28217
04/28 Arbor Day & Earth Day at Chestnut Square Park

Join us at Chestnut Square Park as the Town of Indian Trail and Town of Stallings celebrate Arbor Day & Earth Day! This community festival features t ...

April 28th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Area: South
Chestnut Square Park, Indian Trail, NC
04/28 International Sandwich Festival

Aldersgate will host the Third Annual International Sandwich Festival from 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturday, April 28, 2018. The free, public festival celeb ...

April 28th, 2018.
Hours: 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Area: East
3800 Shamrock Dr, Charlotte, NC, 28215
05/01 Jiggy with the Piggy 5K at Kannapolis

The Jiggy with the Piggy 5K will take place on the NC Research Campus in conjunction with the Jiggy with the Piggy KCBS Sanctioned BBQ competition. Ji ...

May 1st, 2018.
Hours: 6:30 p.m. 9:30 p.m.
Area: North
North Carolina Research Campus, Kannapolis, NC
05/05 Paws in the Park

Join us at Chestnut Square Park as the Town of Indian Trail hosts our Annual Dog Festival! This community Festival features vendors, demonstrations, ...

May 5th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Area: South
Chestnut Square Park, Indian Trail, NC
05/05 Spring Fling and Food Truck Fest

Join use for our biggest festival ever! This year our festival will include antique and vintage vendors, food trucks, live music, and so much more! Do ...

May 5th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Free admission.
Area: North
286 Cabernet Lane, Dobson, NC, 27017
05/05-05/06 8th Annual Kings Drive Art Walk by Festival in the Park

Since the fall of 1964, Festival in the Park has brought Charlotteans from all walks of life together to enjoy arts, crafts, music and family entertai ...

May 5th– May 6th, 2018.
Hours: Saturday, May 5, 2018 11:00 am – 6:00 pm Sunday, May 6,...
Area: South
600 S Kings Dr, Charlotte, NC, 28204
05/05-05/06 Berries & Blooms Festival at Patterson Farm

Berries & Blooms Festival (Weekends in May). Pick your own and already picked berries available at an additional fee. Garden pARTy (typing intenti ...

May 5th-6th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
$7.00 per person, Age 55 & Over $6.00 per person Childr...
Area: North
10390 Caldwell Road, Mount Ulla, NC
05/11-05/12 2018 North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival

An amazing day of local craft beer and live music and it all takes place on a non-profit historic site and farm just minutes outside of Charlotte in H ...

May 11th-12th, 2018.
Hours: May 11th: 3:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m./ May 12th: 11:00 a.m.-11...
Area: North
Rural Hill 4431 Neck Rd, Huntersville, NC, 28078
05/11-05/12 BeachFest Matthews

Come put your toes in the sand! Beach Fest Matthews has rides and amusements, boardwalk style food, shagging and more. Bring the family to celebrate ...

May 11th-12th, 2018.
Hours: Friday 6-10pm Saturday 10am-10pm
Area: South
Stumptown Park, Matthews, NC
05/11-10/12 2nd Friday Street Festival

2nd Friday is #OTC's monthly throw-down featuring a jam-packed lineup of live music, food trucks, craft breweries, local artists, kids activities and ...

May 11th, June 8th, July 13th, Aug 10th, Sept 14th, Oct...
Hours: 6:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Oak Street Mill 19725 Oak St, Cornelius, NC, 28031
05/12 2018 Garibaldi Festival at City of Belmont Parks and Recreation

Annual Garibaldi Festival - Expect games, vendors, great food, live music, and so much more! Fun for the whole family and an event you don't want to m ...

May 12th, 2018.
Hours: 2:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Area: West
Stowe Park 24 S. Main St., Belmont, NC, 28012
05/12 Spring into Arts Festival at  Red Hill Brewing Company

The Spring Into Arts Festival is an annual family-friendly event in Downtown Concord that showcases and promotes the visual and performing arts. Enjoy ...

May 12th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Free admission.
Area: North
Downtown Concord, Concord, NC
05/12 York County Women's Fair

Absolute Total Care presents the York County Women's Fair on Saturday, May 12th from 10-3 pm! Come out and get pampered! Let us know you're stopping i ...

May 12th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Free.
Area: South
The River Place, 8400 Regent Pkwy, Fort Mill, SC, 29715
05/17 Haulers on Union Parade & Fan Fest

Haulers on Union Parade & Fan Fest. EVENT INCLUDES: Bounce houses, interactive challenges, human foosball Tim Clark Band Lots of mascots Race c ...

May 17th, 2018.
Hours: 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Area: North
Downtown Concord, Concord, NC
05/18-05/19 Red Rose Festival

Annual festival featuring live music, arts & crafts, food and commercial vendors, kids games and rides. Free admission both days!

May 18th-19th, 2018.
Hours: May 18th: 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m./ May 19th: 10:00 a.m.-10:...
Area: Central
See Lancaster SC 201 W Gay St, Lancaster, SC, 29720
05/19 Asian Festival & Dragon Boat Race

Bring the family and celebrate both the common heritage and the dynamic diversity of Asian cultures. Charlotte Dragon Boat Race Cultural Program ...

May 19th, 2018.
Hours: 7:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
Area: North
Ramsey Creek Park, Lake Norman, NC
05/19 The Cheerwine Festival at City of Salisbury

To commemorate the launch of Cheerwine’s second century, the City of Salisbury and Cheerwine are teaming up to host a Cheerwine-themed festival. Th ...

May 19th, 2018.
Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Free admission.
Area: North
N Main St, Salisbury, NC, 28144
05/19-05/20 Hippie Fest at Salisbury

Hippie Fest is the grooviest festival of the year! Featuring one-of-a-kind artists and vendors, local goods, bohemian shopping, live music, hippie car ...

May 19th-20th, 2018.
Hours: 12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Single Day - $5/ Two Day Pass - $10/ Kids 3 & under FRE...
Area: North
Rowan County Fairgrounds 1560 Julian Road, Salisbury, NC, 28146
05/20 Festa Italiana Charlotte 2018

Enjoy the 13th Annual Festa Italiana Charlotte 2018 with a day full of The Best Italian Cuisine in Charlotte. Again, at the elegant covered Promenade ...

May 20th, 2018.
Hours: 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Area: North
800 W Trade St, Charlotte, NC, 28202
05/24-05/26 Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola

Circle K Speed Street presented by Coca-Cola will be rocking the streets of Charlotte May 24-26 with live entertainment, access to racing’s brightest ...

May 24th-26th, 2018.
Hours: 12:00 p.m.
Tickets are only $15 to enjoy Friday and Saturday night...
Area: Central
Uptown, Charlotte, NC