Monday, Oct. 22
Take Your Shot Karaoke
Resident Culture Brewing Company | 7 p.m. | $20+ | Details
Why you should go: You get to belt out your best song in front of an all-star panel of judges from “Hamilton” for a shot at a pair of VIP “Hamilton” tickets. If karaoke isn’t your thing, you still have a shot at winning. Either way, proceeds from the event will go to Broadway Cares, Equity Fights AIDS and RAIN.
Tuesday, Oct. 23
WFAE’s Charlotte Talks Midterm Election Special
Booth Playhouse at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center | 6:45 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: Learn more about this year’s races, Charlotte’s potential power and how your vote could impact what happens over the next two years.
Collaborative Series: Dirt Candy + Bourbon
The Asbury | 6:30 p.m. | $65+ |Details
Why you should go: Special guest Kenny Gilbert of “Top Chef” will be joining The Asbury’s crew to feature fall flavors of sweet potato and bourbon. The price includes a five-course pairing.
Wednesday, Oct. 24
CLT Women’s March Hosts: Cocktails & Connection
Bold Missy Brewery | 6:30 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: Enjoy a night of cocktails and conversation with 6,000+ Charlotte community members while learning more about the history of segregation in the area, and how to keep moving forward.
Thursday, Oct. 25
Bottomless Wine $20
Crave Dessert Bar | 5 p.m. | $20 | Details
Why you should go: You can drink as much wine as you want for $20, and there’s really nothing else to say about that.
Dine Like You Give a Damn
7th Street Public Market | 6 p.m. | $75 | Details
Why you should go: You’ll get a three-course meal with delicious wines all while learning about, and benefiting, The Bulb – a local nonprofit focused on providing local produce and educating the area’s most vulnerable neighborhoods on health and wellness.
Friday, Oct, 26
Family Fall Fun Fest!
Sycamore Brewing | 5 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: Think Food Truck Friday but fall edition. There will be a pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting, costume contests, pets in costumes and trick or treating at each of the food trucks.
United Ink Queen City Tattoo & Arts Festival
Charlotte Convention Center | 2 p.m. | $10+ | Details
Why you should go: Artists will be showing off their tattooing and live art skills. There will be vendors, demonstrations, art and more.
Charlotte Hornets vs. Chicago Bulls
Spectrum Center | 7 p.m. | $15-$185 | Details
Why you should go: Cheer on the Hornets as they take on the Chicago Bulls.