July 04 • July Fourth Spectacular
The biggest show around, this spectacular fireworks show returns to Uptown with a fabulous 20-minute show. There’ll be plenty of family-friendly activities to enjoy, including face painting, contests, and live music.
July 05 • Party in the Park
Romare Bearden Park will be the place to be as they continue the Fourth celebration with The Tams! Bring a picnic and lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy the music and the friendly ambiance of the park.
July 07-22 • South Carolina Peach Festival
Head to Gaffney, SC, and salute our local peach industry. There’s something for everyone—enjoy cookoffs and contests, carnival rides, arts and crafts, live entertainment, and more!
July 21-30 • Queen's Feast Restaurant Week
Enjoy a culinary extravaganza during this 10-day celebration of Charlotte’s restaurant scene. Each participating restaurant will offer a spectacular three course, prix fixe dinner menu for only $30 or $35 per person (excluding tax & gratuity).
August 18-19 • Asheville Wine & Food Festival
The 9th annual festival will bring together the finest regional, national, and international wines, exceptional restaurants, craft beer, spirits, and handcrafted artisanal foods for a weekend of palate-pleasing indulgence.
August 19 • Toast of Kannapolis
Hosted by Friends of Downtown Kannapolis, this wine and craft brew tasting event will feature as many as eight vineyards and wineries, as well as three breweries. Admission includes a souvenir wine glass or beer stein, hors d’oeuvres, music, door prizes, and more.
August 19 • 29th Annual Great Gatsby Gala
Dance to a 15-piece orchestra, enjoy beer, wine, and heavy hors d’oeuvres from Charlotte’s most celebrated restaurants, a silent auction, and more at this event benefiting the National MS Society Charlotte Chapter.
August 26 • New World, New Wines Tasting
Head to Total Wine & More Park Road and explore the signature wines of the Southern Hemisphere, including Argentine Malbec, Australian Shiraz, New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc and more.