May 11-12 • North Carolina Brewers and Music Festival
A celebration of North Carolina crewing and real music, the weekend will be packed full of great music, food, shopping, camping, and more at Historic Rural Hill in Huntersville.
May 12 • Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Enjoy a day of beer sippin’, bourbon tastin’, music listenin’, cigar smokin’ and barbeque eatin’ at Symphony Park. Admission buys you a sampling glass so you can enjoy unlimited tastings of beer and bourbon.
May 19 • South End Hops Festival
Voted Best Beer Festival, this second annual festival features 30 local breweries from North Carolina, local food trucks, artisans, live music, and more.
May 24-26 • Speed Street
Join over 400,000 fans as Uptown Charlotte transforms into a giant live entertainment venue with access to NASCAR’s brightest stars as well as numerous food and vendor displays.
June 02 • Salute! The NC Wine Celebration
One of the premier celebrations of wine in North Carolina, Salute! uncorks in the streets of downtown Winston-Salem with over 30 North Carolina wineries offering tastings and purchases of their harvests as well as food, music, and education.
June 08-10 • Taste of Charlotte
Enjoy culinary delights from a host of Charlotte’s finest restaurants, quench your thirst with fine wines and specialty beers and enjoy live entertainment in the heart of Uptown Charlotte.
June 11 • Jazz at the Park
Grab a blanket and head to Symphony Park for the Charlotte Symphony's summer music series. Joined by musicians of the Jazz Arts Initiative, they’ll bring you a night of jazz under the stars.
June 16 • Brew Stash Bash
Sample a variety of American craft beers at the 7th annual Brew Stash Bash at the U.S. National Whitewater Center. The festival invites guests to both taste and learn about our favorite craft brews while enjoying live music performances.