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Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Sky Zone Family Special

Take advantage of our FamilySpecial every #Monday #Wednesday and #Friday during Open Jump. (4) jumpers for 60 minutes, (1) large one ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Youth to Youth Southern States Conference

Nationally, Youth to Youth is the recognized leader for engaging youth in positive change. Each summer, Youth to Youth offers ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

Family Storytime

Bring your whole family out to enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skill development and help ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Visit Participating locations near you!
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Sensory Storytime

Join us for this inclusive program filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for individuals with sensory integration challenges, ...

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Rookie Science: The Lego Challenge!

Discover the world of science through books, hands-on educational activities, and experiments. Join us for our Lego Challenge where young ...

Sea Turtle Fun

Come join us and learn some fun facts about the "marine turtle."

Soap Bubble Circus

Come see the Soap Bubble Circus! These aren't your everyday bubbles. Experience smoke filled bubbles, giant bubbles, and even bubbles ...

Kitchen Chemistry

Teens will explore chemistry as seen in cooking, one of the oldest and most widespread uses of applied chemistry. Join ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Family Storytime at International House!

Adults,children and caregivers come and enjoy stories,songs and movement activities that support literacy skill development and to help foster a ...

Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Summer Kids' Flicks at AmStar Cinemas

Summer Kids' Flicks for only $4 (includes free box of popcorn & kid's soda). Movies are on Tuesdays & Wednesday at ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Youth to Youth Southern States Conference

Nationally, Youth to Youth is the recognized leader for engaging youth in positive change. Each summer, Youth to Youth offers ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

Summer Yoga at U.S. National Whitewater Center (River Jam)

Join us throughout the year for the USNWC’s Yoga Series, taking place during festivals, on Tuesday mornings during Summer Camp, ...

  • 9:30 am 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC. (South Ridge).
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Sporting Events

Toddler Tuesdays! Barnes & Nobles at The Arboretum

Don't miss our weekly Tuesday Storytime when we welcome toddlers to come and join in the fun! Come and hear ...

Family Storytime on the Plaza

Children and caregivers enjoy stories, songs, and movement activities that support early literacy skills.Call 704-416-6200 if you have questions.

Mommy and Me: Toddler Time Tuesdays at Discovery Place Kids

Did you know your toddler is learning new things every day? Join us on the first and third Tuesday of ...

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

Storytime in the Secret Garden

The story of Peter Rabbit is even more fun when followed by a walk through bunny paradise. Join us each ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Wing Haven Gardens - Children's Garden 260 Ridgewood Ave.
  • Cost: Cost: Free for members; $5 per non-member family
  • Website: www.winghavengardens.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Summer Movie Camp at The GEM Theatre

Our Summer Movie Camp is just about ready to get started! The Gem Theatre offers Summer Movie Camp every Tuesday at ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: 111 West 1st Street, Kannapolis, NC.
  • Cost: All movies cost $1.
  • Website: gem-theatre.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Poppy's Movie Magic at Stone Theater Charlotte

$1 Admission, $1 Drinks (including Water) $1 Popcorn! All shows start promptly at 10am. Please plan to arrive early. Doors ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: Stone Theaters, Charlotte NC.
  • Cost: $1 Admission, $1 Drinks (including Water) $1 Popcorn!
  • Website: www.stonetheatres.com
  • Category: Family Fun

The Quarry. Open swim at Carrigan Farms

Located in Mooresville, NC, The Quarry at Carrigan Farms, LLC is a natural, spring fed, body of water where swimming ...

Toys, Games and Trains Exhibit

Join us each month for a different story and romp in the garden! Bring a friend, a snack, and enjoy ...

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 am 
  • Location: Kings Mountain Historical Museum: 100 East Mountain St. Kings Mountain, NC 28086
  • Cost: Free for members; Non-Member Fee/Cost: $5
  • Website: www.winghavengardens.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Bilingual Storytime

Engage your child with books, activities, stories, and songs that encourage language development and literacy skills in English and Spanish. ...

Preschool Storytime: MyGems Science

Your preschoolers will participate in an interactive science experiment making ice cream.

CML Presents: Balloon Entertainment with Robert Archer

Join us as we learn about balloons and how they can be used as learning instruments.

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Story Explorers: Rock On!

Explore books and stories in creative ways through activities including math, science, games, and more! In this program, learn about ...

Coral Building at Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

Come build a coral reef ecosystem with us! With this collaborative art piece, we will add pieces to the I ...

Terrific Tuesday "Casey Nees/ Casey's Laugh & Learn"

Join Casey Nees, an award-winning science programmer and storyteller, for his most exciting program yet! This program explores the wind ...

Terrific Tuesdays at ImaginOn

ImaginOn is pleased to host another series of FREE family events this summer, with the return of Terrific Tuesdays. On Sales ...

Afternoon Adventures: LEGO Picnic

Come play with some LEGO and have a picnic with us! Bring a creation you worked on at home for ...

Art Club: Paperback Wallets

Learn how to make your own wallets with the use of recycled paperback books.

Arts & Crafts classes at Toys & Co.

Come visit us and enjoy our Arts & Crafts Classes!

  • 2:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Cotswold Village Shops, 242 S. Sharon Amity Rd., Charlotte, NC 28211.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Classes

Books Come to Life: Harry Potter Festival

Attention muggles! Celebrate your love for Harry Potter with us. Muggles will get sorted into Houses, enjoy extension activities, educational ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: JumpBunch.

Test yourself with some 60 second fitness challenges as you learn about sports and fitness in a fun, engaging, and ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Todd Youngblood-Photography & Photoshop

Learn the basics of studio photography and how to produce great head shots, fashion images or family portraits.

Get Set for Kindergarten

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

Library Art Club for Teens: Henna Tattoo

Exercise your creativity and learn new skills in a group setting. Join our young artists' club as we explore different ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Bojangles Summer Shootout. Faster Pastor school bus race.

The Bojangles' Summer Shootout Series' wheel-to-wheel action takes place under the lights on the speedway's frontstretch quarter-mile oval. In addition ...

  • 5:00 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway 5555 Concord Pkwy. South Concord, NC 28027.
  • Cost: Adult tickets are $8, while children 13 and under get in free!
  • Website: www.charlottemotorspeedway.com
  • Category: Family Fun

CMLibrary Presents: Insane Science of Fairyland

Learn science and explore fairy tales with Casey Nees! Come to a land where wolves blow down houses, pumpkins are prisons ...

Children's Yoga with Miss Catherine

Join us as we bend, stretch, and pose our way to a healthy summer. Children will learn basic yoga practices ...

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Sky Zone Family Special

Take advantage of our FamilySpecial every #Monday #Wednesday and #Friday during Open Jump. (4) jumpers for 60 minutes, (1) large one ...

Sonic Drive-In $1 Chili Cheese Coneys + Free Slush

Head to Sonic today to get $1 CHILI CHEESE CONEYS all day day long to celebrate National Hot Dog Day ...

Summer Kids' Flicks at AmStar Cinemas

Summer Kids' Flicks for only $4 (includes free box of popcorn & kid's soda). Movies are on Tuesdays & Wednesday at ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Victoria Summer Fencing and Fitness Program

Students will be introduced to learning the skills of attacking and defending with either the foil, epee or sabre. Fencers ...

Youth to Youth Southern States Conference

Nationally, Youth to Youth is the recognized leader for engaging youth in positive change. Each summer, Youth to Youth offers ...

Free child car seat checks at Matthews Police Station

Residents of Charlotte and surrounding communities can get their child car seats checked for free through the Safe Kids program. ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

Mommy & Me class at Acting Up Carolina

Mommy & Me class is designed for toddlers and their caregivers. Experience the joy of music with your child. Children ...

  • 10:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: University City: 10215 University City Blvd Charlotte, NC and Matthew: 10101 E Independence Blvd Matthews, NC
  • Cost: $5 adults are free
  • Website: www.monkeyjoes.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Visit Participating locations near you!
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Open Play at Superior Play Systems

We offer Open Play at this location every Wednesday and Friday

Preschool Playdate at Bounce U

Our Preschool Playdate Bounce sessions are for our Bouncers age 5 & Under only, and features our Bounce & Learn ...

  • 10:00 am -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: 10624 Metromont Pkwy #300, Charlotte, NC 28269
  • Cost: $6.99 and $5.99 for children ages 2 & under
  • Website: www.bounceu.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Regal Summer Movie Express at Royal Park Cinema

The 2017 Summer Movie Express runs for 9 weeks with select titles playing on Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer. ...

The Quarry. Open swim at Carrigan Farms

Located in Mooresville, NC, The Quarry at Carrigan Farms, LLC is a natural, spring fed, body of water where swimming ...

Baby Storyime at Steele Creek

Babies experience brain stimulation through language and socialization. Engage your little one with new sights and sounds through books, songs, ...

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: FiddleStix Magic Ice

Children will be mesmerized as they watch a series of experiments that explore the wonders of dry ice! Gigantic bubbles ...

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Story Explorers: Music and Art

Explore books and stories in creative ways through activities including math, science, games, and more! In this program, chill out ...

Summer Reading Series: Zoom! at Hanna Andersson

Join us for our Summer Reading Series: Zoom! on Saturday, July 8 at 11 am (local time). Storytime will be ...

A.C. Moore Summer Kids' Crafternoon

Introducing Kids' Crafternoon. A.C Moore arts & crafts stores' annual Summer Fun Wednesdays program is back! Summer Fun Wednesdays will kick off ...

Homeschool Wednesdays at York County Museum

Trees, like humans can suffer injury or become sick. Learn how to tell if a tree is in trouble and ...

  • 1:00 pm -  3:00 pm 
  • Location: 4621 Mt. Gallant Rd. Rock Hill, SC 29732
  • Cost: $6 per person on day of program
  • Website: chmuseums.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

CML Presents: Hopping Down the Bunny Trail with Paula Smrcina

Join us as we hold and care for a live bunny and learn all about rabbits! Discover their habitat, favorite ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Crafts classes at Toys & Co.

Come visit us and enjoy our Crafts Classes!

Bojangles' Summer Shootout

School may be out for summer, but local principals will be hard at work racing their way to the front ...

Free Wednesday Evenings at the Mint Museum

Explore the mint museum's exhibitions for free!

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Mint Museum Randolph | 2730 Randolph Road Mint Museum Uptown | 500 South Tryon Street Charlotte, NC
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.mintmuseum.org
  • Category: Free

Dine-in Movies at Carowinds

Treat your family to the ultimate movie night at Harmony Hall. On Wednesday and Saturday nights from June 7 through ...

Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Youth to Youth Southern States Conference

Nationally, Youth to Youth is the recognized leader for engaging youth in positive change. Each summer, Youth to Youth offers ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

“Safe Play Days and Meals” at Firestone Park

Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation has teamed up with Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools to provide a fun, free activity for kids ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Firestone Park, 3501 Firestone Drive, Charlotte, NC.
  • Website: www.mecknc.gov
  • Category: Family Fun

Family Storytime at Midwood Park!

Children and caregivers enjoy stories,songs,and movement activities that support early literacy skills.Meet us at Midwood Park 2100 Wilhelmina Avenue in ...

Preschool Playdate at Bounce U

Our Preschool Playdate Bounce sessions are for our Bouncers age 5 & Under only, and features our Bounce & Learn ...

  • 10:00 am -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: 10624 Metromont Pkwy #300, Charlotte, NC 28269
  • Cost: $6.99 and $5.99 for children ages 2 & under
  • Website: www.bounceu.com
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Preschool Storytime

Engage your preschoolers with books, activities, stories and songs that encourage language and pre-reading skill development in order to help ...

The Quarry. Open swim at Carrigan Farms

Located in Mooresville, NC, The Quarry at Carrigan Farms, LLC is a natural, spring fed, body of water where swimming ...

Creating with Books

Listen to stories and extend learning through a variety of hands-on activities.

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Mommy and Me: ABC's of Science at Discovery Place Kids

The early years are learning years. These parent/child workshops are designed to help children build early literacy and science skills ...

Tunes with Tommy at Toys & Co.

Come visit us and enjoy Tunes with Tommy at Toys & Co.!

Coral Building at Discovery Place Kids-Huntersville

Come build a coral reef ecosystem with us! With this collaborative art piece, we will add pieces to the I ...

Bass Pro Shops: Free Family Summer Camp

Bass Pro Shops is offering FREE Family Summer Camp at participating locations every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday June 24th, 2017, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 8181 Concord Mills Blvd. Concord, NC 28027.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Pirates

Children will learn and listen to stories about North Carolina Pirates, who they were and what they did!

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Now Showing: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Join us for a special showing of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, about a neurosurgeon who, while on ...

Into the Wild

Children will have fun engaging in the natural habitats of animals and earth science through outdoor exploration, fun experiements and ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Idea Box: National Anti-Boredom Month Games!

Celebrate National Anti-Boredom Month by visiting Idea Box and playing a group digital game where participants can win cool prizes! ...

NoDa Food. Art. Music Rally

The F.A.M Rally is back this week with The Loudermilks, Food Trucks, Art, Fashion and more!

Open Water Swim at U.S. National Whitewater Center

Kayaking and stand-up paddle boarding aren’t the only ways to enjoy the Catawba River at the USNWC. Open Water Swim ...

  • 6:30 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC.
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Sporting Events

River Jam Run at U.S. National Whitewater Center

Thursday evenings are for music and outdoor adventure at the USNWC, and the River Jam Run is a great way ...

  • 6:30 pm 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC.
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Races, Walks, 5Ks, Free

Summer Yoga at U.S. National Whitewater Center (River Jam)

Join us throughout the year for the USNWC’s Yoga Series, taking place during festivals, on Tuesday mornings during Summer Camp, ...

  • 6:30 pm 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC. (South Ridge).
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Sporting Events

River Jam at U.S. National Whitewater Center

Join us on Thursday and Saturday nights from May through September for River Jam, the USNWC’s weekly concert series. A ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC.
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts, Free

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

FREE Ski Shows Windjammer Beach Park

We perform weekly water ski shows on Friday evenings from June through mid-August. A limited number of built-in seats are ...

Family-Oriented Programs at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Baby Storytime, Storytime for English Language Learners, Toddler Storytime, Preschool Storytime, Family Storytime, Two Time Storytime, Tiny Tots. These are ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Queen's Feast Charlotte Restaurant Week

Savor new experiences and favorite spots as more than 130 of the best restaurants in 9 counties around the metro ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Sky Zone Family Special

Take advantage of our FamilySpecial every #Monday #Wednesday and #Friday during Open Jump. (4) jumpers for 60 minutes, (1) large one ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Victoria Summer Fencing and Fitness Program

Students will be introduced to learning the skills of attacking and defending with either the foil, epee or sabre. Fencers ...

ANIME SCAVENGER HUNT

Develop your technology and critical thinking skills with this Anime Scavenger Hunt! Follow the pictures around the library and place ...

Aerial and Dance Youth Summer Camp

Dance your heart out this summer on the floor and in the air. Our camps are great for those with ...

Michaels Camp Creativity

Join us on a summer crafting journey. Weekly themes for kids ages 3 and up.

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Visit Participating locations near you!
  • Cost: $5/session or $12 for 3 sessions
  • Website: www.michaels.com
  • Category: Classes

Now Showing: The LEGO Batman Movie

Join us for a special showing of LEGO Batman. There are big changes brewing in Gotham City. Light refreshments will ...

Open Play at Superior Play Systems

We offer Open Play at this location every Wednesday and Friday

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Peach Day at Charlotte Regional Farmers Market

Friday, July 21st is Peach Day at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market (1801 Yorkmont Road, Charlotte, NC 28217). From 11:00 ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Regional Farmers Market 1801 Yorkmont Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Story Explorers: Scrappton

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! Who can turn a ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 11:30 am 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

From Page to Screen: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Whether you already love the book or want to watch the movie before reading it, join us for the film ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 2:30 pm 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Spinner Celebration at Toys & Co.

Come visit us and enjoy our Spinner Celebration! Everyone's invited.

Food Truck Friday South-End

Food Truck Friday at Sycamore! This family-friendly event features craft brews, wine, cider, live music and the best food trucks in ...

Friday nights at Camp North End

A historic industrial site that once produced Model Ts and US Army missiles is now being reimagined as a creative ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Camp North End 1776 Statesville Ave, Charlotte, NC 28206.
  • Cost: Free admission.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

SummerSHARE SELLebration at Camp North End

A kid friendly event! Come join us at historic Camp North End for one last SummerSHARE shopportunity where YOU shop and ...

Brush'nBeats with Cheap Joes

Attention Queen City Creatives: Join us for an evening of Music, Laughter and Art, Friday July 21st at the Charlotte Art ...

  • 6:30 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Art League, 1517 Camden Rd. Charlotte, NC 28203
  • Cost: Free admission. Brushes and paints will be provided free of charge. Canvases will be provided by us at discount rates.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Concert in the park

Enjoy this Concert in the park at the Indian Trail! Sunset series.

2017 Mingling on the Greens: "Calvin Edwards Trio"

Live music to Huntersville all summer... Featuring "Calvin Edwards Trio".

Music or Movies on the Green at Promenade

Enjoy music or movies at Promenade on Providence! The perfect outing for the whole family...

Sounds on The Square

Don’t miss our free outdoor performances every Friday night this summer at Spirit Square! Local musicians will perform from 7:00-8:30 ...

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Bat Boy: The Musical

In this outrageously silly, totally charming (and partly horrifying) musical, a West Virginia sheriff discovers a half boy/half bat creature ...

Cry-Baby The Musical

Theatre Charlotte's award-winning Student Theatre Guild presents this jumping, jiving rebellious teen comedy event! Based on the cult classic, 1990 ...

Theater Play in French - Charlotte French Culture Festival

Come to watch 3 short comedies in French performed by the actors of the Charlotte French Theater Group. No need ...

After Dark at Sky High Sports and Ft 485 Laser Tag

Join us every Friday & Saturday from 8pm-11pm for our After Dark special! For only $17, you’ll have access to ...

Outdoor Movie Night

Free popcorn and beverages too June 9, June 30, July 21

Kannapolis Summer Entertainment Series. Movies the park: Pete's Dragon

Join us for Movies in the Park. Most nights begin at 8:45 p.m. with music and entertainment before the movies. ...

  • 8:45 pm - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: Kannapolis Village Park 740 W C Street, Kannapolis, NC 28081.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Amazon Adventure at Discovery Place Science

Amazon Adventure tells the epic, true story of explorer Henry Bates' fascinating 11 year journey through the visually stunning and ...

Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Literacy & Wordplay Scavenger Hunt: National Picnic Month!

Participate in a literacy-related scavenger hunt led by library staff. Finish the activity and trade in your answer sheet for ...

Queen's Feast Charlotte Restaurant Week

Savor new experiences and favorite spots as more than 130 of the best restaurants in 9 counties around the metro ...

Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not

Discover the science behind weird but true phenomena in our world What's even more amazing than Robert Ripley's legendary compendium of ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Encourage girls to reimagine math

ENCOURAGE GIRLS TO REIMAGINE MATH! FREE Workshop for rising 6th, 7th, or 8th-grade girls FLY Math Club is hosting a ...

Charlotte Safety Day

A kid friendly event. We are excited to announce that we will be teaming up with some great local companies to ...

Gantt Center Community Opening

The Gantt Center will debut four new exhibitions to the public. Bring the family and enjoy gallery talks, docent-led tours, art-making ...

Michaels Kids Club

Let your kids explore their creativity every Saturday while you shop! Just $2 per child ages 3 and up. All ...

NoDa Eclectic Marketplace

NoDa Eclectic Marketplace is popping up every Saturday with handmade, seasonal, local, and unique goods. We wish for an "Art ...

OPEN HOUSE at Art In The Dairy

Visit with Glass Artist Rose Hawley, Silversmith Dan Haga, Chainsaw Carver Frankie Flowers, and Charlotte Gem & Mineral Club! View ...

Preschool Storytime: Listen & Move

Children and parents will participate in stories, songs and movement activities that build both gross and fine motor skills, which ...

Creative Kiddy Cottage Art Workshops

Creative Kiddy Cottage Art Workshops are 90-minute session that features a wide variety of creative and fun activities that allow ...

  • 11:00 am - 12:30 pm 
  • Location: 4217 South New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC
  • Cost: $20 per child/session, $10 for additional siblingings.
  • Website: creativekiddycottage.com
  • Category: Classes

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Free dance classes for kids at Lil Miss Fit Dance Studio

Lil Miss Fits Dance Studio, at 2925 East Independence Boulevard, is offering free dancing classes to kids every Saturday in ...

Symphony Saturdays featuring The Jolly Lollies

Join the Rail Trail Symphony this summer for Symphony Saturdays featuring children's musical sessions led by The Jolly Lollies. The ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 11:30 am 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bass Pro Shops: Free Family Summer Camp

Bass Pro Shops is offering FREE Family Summer Camp at participating locations every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday June 24th, 2017, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 8181 Concord Mills Blvd. Concord, NC 28027.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Imagi-Con at ImaginOn

Join us on Saturday, July 22 at 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. at ImaginOn for our second annual comic book, graphic ...

Princesses and Tea by Princess Birthday

Princesses and Tea! Come have tea with the Princesses: Princess Belle, Princess Ariel, Princess Tiana, Queen Elsa... Event includes: -Meet and Greet with ...

Springfree Charlotte One Year Birthday Bash

Join us as we celebrate our one year anniversary! Free fun and entertainment for kids of all ages. Enter to win ...

Survival: Tool Making

Who lives in that skin? What is the difference between a carnivore and an herbivore? Whose tracks are those? Stop ...

Talons Summer Flight Show: Flights of the Forest

Carolina Raptor Center's high flying, gravity defying summer flight show features CRC’s trainers putting our native and exotic birds through ...

Teen Read Challenge

Share what you love about the books you read during our reading challange at University City Branch. Grab a form ...

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

TeenVentures: Yoga for a healthy lifestyle

Join us to learn how yoga can help you maintain a healthy lifestyle, manage the stress of adolescence and reach ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 2:30 pm 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Robotics Demo at Discovery Place Science

Explore a rotating array of robots to test and learn about their capabilities and functions.

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

Talons Summer Flight Show: Flights of the Forest

Carolina Raptor Center's high flying, gravity defying summer flight show features CRC’s trainers putting our native and exotic birds through ...

2017 BMX World Championships Opening Event

Kicking off the largest international sporting event in South Carolina history will be a downtown celebration on Saturday, July 22. ...

2017 Blondes v. Brunettes. Together, we can tackle Alzheimer’s.

Welcome to RivALZ, where two teams of women divided to reflect rivalries Blondes vs. Brunettes compete in a flag football ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Le Meridien, Charlotte NC.
  • Cost: Free with RSVP or $10 at the door.
  • Website: act.alz.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Other

Not Just Another Love Story Dinner Theater Show

Enjoy a delicious 1940's dinner served at your seat by the performing cast. Then, laugh and cry with America's greatest ...

  • 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: NarroWay Theatre & Conference Center, 3327 HWY. 51 N, Fort Mill, SC.
  • Cost: $7.00-$35.00
  • Website: narroway.net
  • Category: Shows & Concerts

2017 Mingling on the Greens: "Exit 54"

Live music to Huntersville all summer... Featuring "Exit 54".

Kannapolis Stories Under the Stars

Kannapolis’ Summer Entertainment Series 2017 is starting up, and it includes concerts of many genres, fireworks, movies and stories for ...

Music or Movies on the Green at Promenade

Enjoy music or movies at Promenade on Providence! The perfect outing for the whole family...

River Jam at U.S. National Whitewater Center

Join us on Thursday and Saturday nights from May through September for River Jam, the USNWC’s weekly concert series. A ...

  • 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: U.S. National Whitewater Center 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy. NC.
  • Cost: Free ($5 per vehicle parking fee).
  • Website: usnwc.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Shows & Concerts, Free

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Bat Boy: The Musical

In this outrageously silly, totally charming (and partly horrifying) musical, a West Virginia sheriff discovers a half boy/half bat creature ...

Cry-Baby The Musical

Theatre Charlotte's award-winning Student Theatre Guild presents this jumping, jiving rebellious teen comedy event! Based on the cult classic, 1990 ...

After Dark at Sky High Sports and Ft 485 Laser Tag

Join us every Friday & Saturday from 8pm-11pm for our After Dark special! For only $17, you’ll have access to ...

Dine-in Movies at Carowinds

Treat your family to the ultimate movie night at Harmony Hall. On Wednesday and Saturday nights from June 7 through ...

Cirque Imagine

Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch ...

Kids Skate For Free all Summer

Many skating rinks across the country are participating in the Kids Skate Free program. The participating locations in the Charlotte ...

Queen's Feast Charlotte Restaurant Week

Savor new experiences and favorite spots as more than 130 of the best restaurants in 9 counties around the metro ...

Summer Movie Clubhouse at Cinemark

$1 per person, per movie, at the theatre box office on day of movie or see all 10 for $5! ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: 9508 Northeast Court Matthews, NC 28105.
  • Cost: $5 for ten movies.
  • Website: www.cinemark.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Summer Reading 2017 at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library

Enjoy Summer Break with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, June 1 - August 13, 2017! Pre-registration begins May 22, 2017. Fill ...

Intro to Trails Hike

Have you been trying to get out on the Greenway trails but not sure where to start? Let us guide ...

  • 9:00 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: Rush Pavilion - Lake Haigler Entrance (Highway 21 & Coltharp Road), Charlotte NC.
  • Cost: hike is free for members, $5 entry fee for non-members.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Sporting Events, Free

OPEN HOUSE at Art In The Dairy

Visit with Glass Artist Rose Hawley, Silversmith Dan Haga, Chainsaw Carver Frankie Flowers, and Charlotte Gem & Mineral Club! View ...

Enjoy Carolina Harbor Waterpark

The Atlantic Ocean isn’t the only aquatic getaway that North and South Carolina share. Carolina Harbor Waterpark is nestled right ...

Shark Week at Discovery Place Science

Shark Week! Daily Activity Schedule: 11:00 a.m. - Feeling crafty? Join us in the Explore More Collections lab to make a shark ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 11:30 am 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Bass Pro Shops: Free Family Summer Camp

Bass Pro Shops is offering FREE Family Summer Camp at participating locations every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday June 24th, 2017, ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Bass Pro Shops, 8181 Concord Mills Blvd. Concord, NC 28027.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.basspro.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

The Little Mermaid

In a magical kingdom beneath the sea, the beautiful young mermaid Ariel longs to leave her ocean home to live ...

Backpacking: Plan, Pack, and Practice

Planning a backpacking trip can be intimidating and for some folks even more stressful than the trip itself. Just like ...

  • 1:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Latta Plantation Nature Center 6211 Sample Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078.
  • Cost: $5
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Classes

Talons Summer Flight Show: Flights of the Forest

Carolina Raptor Center's high flying, gravity defying summer flight show features CRC’s trainers putting our native and exotic birds through ...

Cry-Baby The Musical

Theatre Charlotte's award-winning Student Theatre Guild presents this jumping, jiving rebellious teen comedy event! Based on the cult classic, 1990 ...

THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride

Announcing the return of THE WIZARD OF OZ™ Train Ride beginning at the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad July 14. This ...

  • 2:30 pm 
  • Location: 226 Everett St, Bryson City, NC, 28713.
  • Cost: Ticket prices start at $38 for Adults (13 years old and up), $33 for Children (2-12 years) and complimentary for Infants (23 months and under).
  • Website: www.gsmr.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Natural Happenings: Fintastic Fish

Join a naturalist from the McDowell Nature Center on select Sundays for a drop-in nature program. Each program will feature ...

Summer Play Days at Disney Store

Head to The Disney Store every day from June 10 - August 9 for awesome activities including Art of Drawing, ...

2017 Mingling on the Greens: "Matt & John Acoustic Duo"

Live music to Huntersville all summer... Featuring "Matt & John Acoustic Duo".

Picnic in the Park at Fourth Ward Park

Don't let Monday ruin your Sunday - instead, come on out to Fourth Ward Park and enjoy your Sunday evening ...

  • 4:00 pm -  5:30 pm 
  • Location: Fourth Ward Park 301 N. Poplar Street, Charlotte, NC 28202.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Theater Play in French - Charlotte French Culture Festival

Come to watch 3 short comedies in French performed by the actors of the Charlotte French Theater Group. No need ...

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