MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11
Hand Embroidered Valentines
Swoozie’s | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | $30 | Details
Why you should go: Skillpop is providing everything you need to stitch your own adorable hand-embroidered Valentine.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12
Bob Ross Paintalong
Camp North End | 7 p.m. | $20 | Details
Why you should go: It’s no happy little accident this painting event is back for a second time, watch an episode of Bob Ross to paint your own happy little tree scene.
Free cheese plate at Dilworth Tasting Room
Dilworth Tasting Room | All day | $20-$25 | Details
Why you should go: You get a free cheese plate if you do one of their wine flights you get three 3-ounce pours — $20 for white wine, $25 for red.
St. Paul and the Broken Bones
The Fillmore | 8 p.m. | $44 | Details
Why you should go: The Alabama soul band returns to The Fillmore just five years removed from the release of their debut album.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13
Patti LaBelle in Concert
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center | 6-10 p.m. | $24.50+ | Details
Why you should go: Patti LaBelle will be belting out classic rhythm and blues renditions, pop and spiritual sonnets. You might know her songs like “On My Own” and “If Only You Knew”.
Fall in Love with Charlotte Pride!
Dilworth Grille | 6-8 p.m. | Free, cash bar | Details
Why you should go: You’ll get to meet the team behind Charlotte Pride and learn about how to get involved — plus, there’s going to be free snacks.
Welcome to Charlotte Block Party
SouthEnd Station | 9 p.m. | $25-$16,000 | Details
Why you should go: The event’s being hosted by Floyd Mayweather, and your ticket lets you hop between at least three of the four clubs (Slate, Oak-Room, American Pub and Hot Taco). DJs and celebs are promised to be at each venue.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14
Valentine’s Day at Sycamore
Sycamore Brewing | 4-10 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: They’ll have heart-shaped pizzas from True Crafted Pizza, live music, cake pops and drink specials — honestly, it’s an ideal situation.
Single AF: Anti-Valentines Day
Wooden Robot Brewery | 4-10 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: There will be tons festive beer, including S’mores Stout and their Strawberry Swirl It, and voo-doo doll making for the ultimate anti-Valentine’s activity.
Valentine’s Day at Sea Level
Sea Level | 4-7 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: Enjoy $1 Oysters from 4-7 p.m. before dinner.
Chef Tasting Valentine’s Dinner at The Stanley
The Stanley | 5-9 p.m. | $85+ | Book
Why you should go: You get a five-course chef tasting menu ($85 per person) with an optional beverage pairing (additional $45 per person).
Agenda related guide: 6 quick things to know before your first dinner date at The Stanley
Valentine’s Dinner at Stoke
Stoke | 5-9 p.m. | $40 | Book
Why you should go: You’ll get a delicious three-course meal for $40 per person.
Dinner and Drink Pairing at Bardo
Bardo | 5 p.m., 7 p.m. & 9 p.m. | $240 | Book
Why you should go: Enjoy a four-course dinner experience with curated wine and cocktail pairings ($240 per couple including gratuity and taxes).
Zipline and Dine: Valentine’s Edition
USNWC | 6 p.m | $75 | Book
Why you should go: Zip 1,625 feet before a three-course meal.
Valentine’s Dinner at Haymaker
Haymaker | 5 p.m., 7 p.m. & 9 p.m | $65 | Book
Why you should go: You’ll get a romantic three-course dinner ($65 per person).
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15
An Intimate Evening with Sarah McLachlan
Belk Theater | 8-11 p.m. | $25+ | Tickets
Why you should go: She’s won three GRAMMY Awards and been nominated for 14 in her 30-year career.
Chocolate – Benefiting WFAE with support from SunTrust
Charlotte Museum of History | 6-8 p.m. | $25-$35 | Details
Why you should go: You get two hours of unlimited chocolate tasting, and all of the proceeds benefit WFAE.
NBA All-Star at Epicentre
Epicentre | Noon to 7 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: The official free fan destination features customized experiences, retail offerings and NBA partner activations. Open daily noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Free to enter but advance reservations and wristbands required.
All-Star Bar Crawl
Epicentre | Noon to 6 p.m. | $20-$30 | Details
Why you should go: Three Epicentre bars — World of Beer, Empire and Wild Wing Cafe — are hosting one mega day party featuring DJ Kool, DJ Chuck Chillout, DJ Red Alert and DJ Flex.
The Answer Day Party
Oak Room & Slate | 1-8 p.m. | $35-$60 | Details
Why you should go: Allen Iverson and friends host the day party at Oak Room and Slate featuring music by DJ SnS and DJ Infamous.
Black Food Truck Friday: NBA All-Stars
Recess | 4-10 p.m. | Free | Details
Why you should go: Black-owned food trucks put on this family-friendly affair, which is free to enter; purchase tickets for food and games.
NBA All-Star Celebrity Game
Bojangles’ Coliseum | 7 p.m. | SOLD OUT | Details
Why you should go: Celebrities join NBA and WNBA athletes for an entertaining game. Last year Quavo was the MVP.
Welcome to Charlotte All-Star Weekend Celebration
ClubONE | 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. | $50-$75. | Details
Why you should go: Real Housewives star and Charlotte nightlife mogul Peter Thomas welcomes visitors to All-Star weekend at ClubONE featuring Kid Capri downstairs and DJ Daddy D upstairs.
Mtn Dew Ice Rising Stars
Spectrum Center | 9 p.m. | $220+ | Details
Why you should go: Ten first and second-year NBA players from the U.S. take on 10 first and second-year NBA players from around the world in the league’s annual showcase of premier young talent.
704 All-Star Weekend Party ft. Deniro Farrar
The Rabbit Hole | 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. | $20-$1,200 | Details
Why you should go: One of Charlotte’s best hometown rappers takes over The Rabbit Hole with Vegas McClain, Jayway Sosa and Power 98’s Mr. Incognito.
[Looking for more things to do? Here’s the Agenda’s full event calendar]