Weekday Planner: 17 things to do this week in Charlotte

Weekday Planner: 17 things to do this week in Charlotte
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MONDAY, MARCH 11

Perfecting Homemade Pizza Dough

Baked Well | 6:30-8:15 p.m. | $38 | Details

Why you should go: Everyone loves pizza, and this class will teach you how to make delicious dough for the perfect pie.


TUESDAY, MARCH 12

2019 ACC Basketball Tournament

Spectrum Center | Varies | $90+ per game, $372+ all sessions | Tickets

Why you should go: The tournament is one of the best sporting events of the year, and it’ll be in Charlotte March 12-16. Seeds 10-15 will battle it out in the first round, and Virginia, North Carolina, Duke and Florida State (the top four teams) play Thursday.

Business Improv Workshop Charlotte

Advent Coworking | 6-8:30 p.m. | $35 | Details

Why you should go: You’ll work on some improv-based exercises so you can grow more confident in your leadership abilities and communicate more effectively in the workplace.

Free Pancake Day

IHOP | All day | Free | Details

Why you should go: You get a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes. Donations collected will go to a children’s charity.

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 13

Diavolo: Architecture In Motion at Belk Theater

Belk Theater | 7:30 p.m. | $19.50+ | Details

Why you should go: The group was a finalist on NBC’s America’s Got Talent, and it’s an entertaining mix of acrobatics, gymnastics and dance.

Kendra Scott National Jewelry Day

Kendra Scott at SouthPark Mall | 6-8 p.m. | Free to attend | Details

Why you should go: You’ll get 15 percent off any single silver jewelry purchase and 20 percent off for two or more pieces. You get a free manicure and gift if you spend $75.

Next Plate: Israeli + Italian, ft. Debora Koo of Goodyear Arts

Camp North End | 7-9 p.m. | $60-$95 | Details

Why you should go: It’s a blend of arts, food and culture; two chef’s with differing culinary backgrounds will cook, and an artist will be showing off her works which explore human interaction and food.

Wine & Cheese Class

7th Street Public Market | 6-7:30 p.m. | $25 | Details

Why you should go: You get to taste wines and cheeses with guided help from Ormans’s Cheese Shop. Plus, you get 10 percent any cheese you buy.

Pitch Breakfast

The Garage at Packard Place | 8-10 a.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Listen to local start-ups pitch ideas and network with other entrepreneurs.

Charlotte’s Taste of the Nation

Brewers at 4001 Yancey | 7-9 p.m. | $85-$120 | Details

Why you should go: You get to try food and drinks from some of Charlotte’s best mixologists and chefs while benefiting No Kid Hungry.


THURSDAY, MARCH 14

THRIVE Talks: Influencer Marketing

8.2.0 Pizzeria & Bar | 6-8 p.m. | $10 | Details

Why you should go: Learn more about influencer marketing (what it is, how to use it, why it matters, etc.) from local industry professionals.

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Women in Wine Dinner ft. Pride Mountain Vineyards

Del Frisco’s | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | $195 | Details

Why you should go: Celebrate Women’s Month with a five-course meal paired with female-made wines.

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Olly Olly Oxen Free

Anne Neilson Fine Art | 6-8 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Check out the new exhibit of playing paintings by Memphis-based artists Stephanie King and Pam McDonnell.

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FRIDAY, MARCH 15

Skookum Tech Talk: Leveraging Technology to Achieve Patient Centered Healthcare.

201 S. Tryon St., 15th floor | Noon to 1 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Learn more about patient-centered healthcare and technology’s role in creating a better experience.

Science on the Rocks: Masquerade

Discovery Place Science | 5-9 p.m. | $10-$18 | Details

Why you should go: There will be mask making, a photo booth, a body paint contest, a costume contest, a cash bar and more.

Beyond the Mountain

Elder Gallery of Contemporary Art | 6-8 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Artists Martha Armstrong and Jessica Singerman will be showing of their nature-inspired paintings.

Charlotte Checkers vs. Rochester Americans

Bojangles’ Coliseum | 7 p.m. | $18.50-$88 | Details

Why you should go: Cheer on the Checkers as they take on the Rochester Americans.

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