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Explore NC History:“Meck Dec Day” Scavenger Hunt

Dig deep into local history with resources from Main Library's North Carolina Room. This month we will celebrate the signing ...

Race City Festival

The largest outdoor street fair in our area! Free Annual event hosted by the Mooresville Chamber of Commerce. 200 ...

Mooresville Spinners

Join the Mooresville Spinners for the opening night baseball game. Mooresville Spinners vs. Highpoint Locos.

2017 Run Ballantyne

Join us for our 13th annual Run! Ballantyne! With over 2,000 runners each year, Run! Ballantyne has become a community ...

The Super Run

The Super Run is a national series of 5k running events that partners with non-profit organizations to put on superhero ...

Carolina Roots MusicFest

Gather your music lovin' friends and join us to experience a 2-day celebration at Carolina Roots MusicFest with diverse artists ...

Summer Exhibit- Tinkertoy: Build Your Imagination

Created in collaboration with Playskool and GE, kids can design, build and work together to make amazing Tinkertoy structures using ...

Lake Wylie Family Kayak Tour

Paddle the edges of McDowell Nature Preserve as you enjoy time with your family, while learning about the natural history ...

  • 9:30 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: McDowell Nature Center 15222 York Road Charlotte, NC.
  • Cost: $15.00
  • Website: charmeck.org
  • Category: Family Fun

A Bug's Day

Experience the wild world of insects, spiders and other arthropods! Learn all about bugs by meeting entomologists, enjoy hands-on opportunities ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: 1500 E Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, North Carolina 28054.
  • Cost: $3 with Museum Admission.
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hike NC Guided Hike

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina and the North Carolina State Parks continue Hike NC, a series of ...

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Reedy Creek Park and Nature Preserve 2900 Rocky River Road Charlotte, NC.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Category: Family Fun, Sporting Events, Free

Liberty or Death! Revolutionary War in the Carolinas

This one-time event features reenactments of three major Revolutionary War battles fought in South Carolina: King’s Mountain, Camden and Eutaw ...

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 ...

Spring Artisan Market

Come out to Historic Downtown Pineville, May 20th for the Spring Artisan Market and opening day of the Farmers Market! ...

Waxhaw Art Kaleidoscope Festival

Waxhaw's spring festival is about all things art from fine art and crafts including woodworking, quilting, painting, pottery, etc., the ...

  • 10:00 am -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Downtown Historic Waxhaw Price Street Waxhaw, NC.
  • Cost: Free.
  • Website: waxhaw.com
  • Category: Family Fun, Free

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Presents: Opera Carolina

Learn and explore as you enjoy Opera Carolina's performance of The Tortoise and the Hare! This program is part of ...

Carolina Harbor Opening Day

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

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

Intro to Fashion & Style

There are so many facets to the fashion industry and Stacee Michelle will help those aspiring fashionistas to hone in ...

Learn and Play Sensory Storytime at Mooresville Public Library

A 30 minute interactive program designed for children ages 2-10 with developmental disabilities and challenges (all inclusive). Siblings are welcome. ...

The Fresh Expo

The Fresh Expo is an exciting event that showcases local, regional and national businesses and organizations that are innovative leaders ...

CARS 3: “Road to the Races”

The CARS 3 “Road to the Races” nationwide tour will be stopping in Charlotte, NC on Friday, May 19, 2017, ...

Cheerwine Centennial Celebration

Cheerwine's outdoor Centennial Celebration will celebrate "all things Carolina" with a N.C. BBQ competition, local food, independent bands and more. ...

Lost Hollow Music Fest Spring 2017

This spring, Lost Hollow Music Fest will feature a range of musicians who have put their own spin on the ...

Old-Timey Spring Picnic at Kings Mountain Historical Museum

Live music, BBQ, historic games, storytelling, craft demonstrations by costumed interpreters, tours of the historic Barber & Cornwell homes, and ...

  • 12:00 pm -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Kings Mountain Historical Museum 100 East Mountain St. Kings Mountain, NC.
  • Cost: Free admission for museum members; $10 for non-members.
  • Website: www.kingsmountainmuseum.org
  • Category: Family Fun

ASC Culture Block Visual ART

Enjoy a free and fun art project sponsored by the Arts and Science Council Culture Blocks, as they present a ...

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 ...

OnStage: Lord of the Flies, Honk! Jr., Oklahoma!, Much Ado About Nothing

This weekend of performances is presented by OnStage, a program that helps bridge the world of professional theatre for CTC ...

Story Explorers: Oodles of Noodles

Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! In today’s noodle-themed program, ...

9th Annual Charlotte Cuban Festival

Featuring live music performances, fun kids’ activities, arts and crafts and delicious Cuban cuisine, the 9th Annual Charlotte Cuban Festival ...

Liberty Walk Through Uptown

Learn why May 20 is a significant date for Charlotte, as local historian and author Scott Syfert discusses the city's ...

Old Town Cornelius Jazz Festival and Splashville Opening

This Jazz Festival and multi-cultural celebration will feature live musical performances, local artisans, food trucks, and children's activities. It will ...

Coaster Campout at Carowinds

Coaster Campout is your opportunity to camp for one night in the park! Your donation includes admission to the park ...

OnStage: Lord of the Flies, Honk! Jr., Oklahoma!, Much Ado About Nothing

This weekend of performances is presented by OnStage, a program that helps bridge the world of professional theatre for CTC ...

CLT Roller Derby Double Header!

The first bout will start at 5pm with your Charlotte Roller Girls All-Stars taking on the River City All Stars. ...

RomareFest

"Pieces of a Dream" and "Peace and Love" will perform in a free outdoor concert with fun, food and other ...

OnStage: Lord of the Flies, Honk! Jr., Oklahoma!, Much Ado About Nothing

This weekend of performances is presented by OnStage, a program that helps bridge the world of professional theatre for CTC ...

Monster Energy All-Star Race

The stars of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series battle under the lights at Charlotte Motor Speedway in an All ...

  • 6:20 pm 
  • Location: Charlotte Motor Speedway 5555 Concord Parkway S. Concord, NC.
  • Cost: Kids' tickets in ALL Grandstands start at just $10 for children ages 13 and under.
  • Website: www.charlottemotorspeedway.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Parents Night Out at Perfect Balance

Parents – enjoy a night out while we provide tons of fun for your kids! Includes pizza and a drink. ...

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

Stories Under the Stars: Grey Seal Puppets

Enjoy a special outdoor storytime with the help of the Grey Seal Puppets.

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 ...

Memphis The musical at Theatre Charlotte

From the seedy nightclubs, radio stations and recording studios of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes this hot new musical filled with ...

OnStage: Lord of the Flies, Honk! Jr., Oklahoma!, Much Ado About Nothing

This weekend of performances is presented by OnStage, a program that helps bridge the world of professional theatre for CTC ...