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FEATURED EVENTS

Tickets now available for Charlotte Ballet's NUTCRACKER 2021!

The magic returns this year when Charlotte Ballet’s holiday classic Nutcracker is back on stage at the Belk Theater. Hailed as “a show that sparkles from end to end,” this enchanting production, including Tchaikovsky’s treasured music performed by the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, is the perfect way to celebrate the season with family and friends.
Dates: 
09/25/2021
09/26/2021
09/27/2021
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Location:

Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
130 N TRYON ST
Charlotte, NC, 28202
United States

Phone:

704.372.0101

2021 Tuck Fest - United States National Whitewater Center

Tuck Fest is a multi-day festival that celebrates the outdoor lifestyle through competitions, exhibitions, demos, and live music at the U.S. National Whitewater Center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina. The festival features a variety of outdoor competitions that include trail running, kayaking, biking, climbing, stand-up paddleboarding, obstacle, and adventure racing. Tuck Fest has plenty to do for participants of all ages. From the Family Obstacle Race to live music, Tuck Fest provides plenty of space for families to come out and get active together.
Dates: 
10/01/2021
10/02/2021
10/03/2021
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Location:

5000 Whitewater Center Parkway
Charlotte, NC, 28214
United States

The Journey 5K: Running for Women's Wellness

The Journey 5K is an in-person walk/run happening on Saturday, October 2nd, 2021 at Frank Liske Park in Concord, NC. This event will kick off at 8am and by participating in The Journey 5K, you are helping to provide resources that impact the spiritual, emotional, physical, and financial wellness resources to women across the country!
Dates: 
10/02/2021
Race begins at 9am ET
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Location:

Frank Liske Park
4001 Stough Rd
Concord, NC, 28027
United States

Phone:

(704) 237-0301

Huntersville Latino Night

Join the Town of Huntersville at Veterans Park for una noche de fiesta y musica at our second Huntersville Latino Night! Dance the night away on Friday, October 1st from 5p-9p with local bands ready to bring a fun night to your family and friends! Featured bands include: North Carolina Brazilian Arts Project, Son Poquitos and UltimaNota.
Dates: 
10/01/2021
5 PM - 9 PM
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Location:

Veterans Park- Huntersville, NC
201 Huntersville-Concord Road
Huntersville, NC, 28078
United States

Phone:

704-766-2220

21st Annual All American Dog Show

Are you ready for a paw-some time?! Join Town of Cornelius Parks & Recreation for the 21st Annual All American Dog Show! Registration is required to participate, so visit the event webpage for early-bird registration, or you can register on the day of the event. In addition to fun contests, visitors are able to enjoy pet-related vendor tents, concessions, and children’s activities.
Dates: 
10/02/2021
3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Location:

Robbins Park - Cornelius, NC
17738 W Catawba Ave
Cornelius, NC, 28031
United States

Phone:

704-892-6031, ext. 160

Free Wednesday Evenings at The Mint Museum

Enjoy free admission 5–9 PM every Wednesday at both museum locations. Free Wednesday Evenings are generously sponsored by Publix Super Markets Charities, Bank of America, and Mint Museum Auxiliary. This event is located at Mint Museum Randolph & Mint Museum Uptown. An internationally-renowned institution, The Mint Museum is dedicated to collecting, conserving, exhibiting, inspiring, publishing and protecting important works of art and design from all over the global art community.
Dates: 
09/29/2021
10/06/2021
10/13/2021
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Organization:

The Mint Museum

Location:

Two Locations
Charlotte, NC, .
United States

Phone:

(704) 337-2000

Festival of Food Trucks - Downtown Mooresville

Get Gourmet Fare from a bunch of trucks! The Downtown Mooresville Food Truck Festival takes place on North Main Street from 5-8:30pm monthly, April through October. Portions of Main Street will be closed for each event, so bring a chair, hang out in the street and stay a while so you can delight in these awesome Food Trucks from around the area, taste some delicious gourmet fare, listen to some music, stroll the streets & shop. Gets crowded so come early! Gonna be delicious! See you in #DowntownMooresville.
Dates: 
10/02/2021
5pm - 8:30pm
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Organization:

Downtown Mooresville

Location:

215 N Main St
Mooresville, NC, 28115
United States

Phone:

(704) 662-3336

Carolina Renaissance Festival 2021

Time travel to the greatest party since Camelot! Enjoy an outdoor autumn stroll through the Village of Fairhaven where history comes alive with non-stop, day-long, immersive and interactive entertainments! The open air Artisan Market is filled with arts and crafts, games and rides, jousting knights on horseback, falconry, mermaids, fairies, dragons, feasting and so much more!
Dates: 
10/02/2021
10/03/2021
10/09/2021
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM, Open Rain or Shine
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Location:

16445 Poplar Tent Rd
Huntersville, NC, 28078
United States

Phone:

(704) 896-5555