Friday: 93. Sunny. 0% chance of rain.
Saturday: 98. Sunny. 0% chance of rain.
Sunday: 99. Mostly sunny. 0% chance of rain.
Friday, June 10
Food and Drink
Taste of Charlotte in Uptown: 3-day festival featuring over 100 samples from area restaurants along with other entertainment. 11-11 p.m. Free. Details.
Dead & Company at PNC Music Pavilion: 7 p.m. $40 for lawn. Details.
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra at Romare Bearden Park: Third annual Uptown Pops outdoor concert and food truck rally, presented by Bank of America. 5:30. Free. Details.
Mint to Move Cultural Dance Night at The Mint Museum: Afro-Cuban and Latin-American dance rhythms with a DJ, live musicians and free dance lessons. 8-11:30 p.m. $12. Details.
Opening Night of 80×80 Art Show at The Mint Museum: 80×80 consists of a total of 80 works, in commemoration of The Mint Museum’s approaching 80th Anniversary. 6-10 p.m. Free. Details.
NoVacancy CLT at C3 Lab: An immersive audience experience of performance art with live performances from Erik Button, Dust & Ashes and Patabamba. 7-11 p.m. $10 and free beer. Details.
Children’s Fitness and Movie Night at Stallings Municipal Park: The movie, Pixels, and an obstacle course and kickball games promoting physical activity until dusk. 7 p.m. Free. Details.
Street Soccer 945 Invitational at Romare Bearden Park: Bringing the community together to end homelessness one game at a time. $250/team (5-8 people). Details.
Soccer: Charlotte Independence vs. Bethlehem Steel F.C. at Ramblewood Soccer Complex. 7 p.m. $5. Tickets.
Saturday, June 11
Food and Drink
Crown Town Throwdown at OMB: *Rescheduled from last weekend* Play corn hole for INREACH and break the Guinness World Record. 11-5 p.m. $80/team. Details.
Charlotte CitySocial Craft Beer & Barbecue at Helles & Dunkel: Ticket includes two craft beers or wines and a food item of your choice hot off the grill. 3-6 p.m. $20. Tickets.
National Corn on the Cob Day at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market: Free recipes and plenty of corn. 8-1 p.m. Free. Details.
Beer, BBQ & Bluegrass at The Pizza Peel Plaza Midwood: Live music & giveaways; $2 of each New Sarum beer sold will be donated to help Zoey Nova fight leukemia. 2-6 p.m. Free. Details.
Charlotte East Food Truck Rally at Eastland Mall: Charlotte Open Air Market will host the first rally. Expect a DJ, live performance or band each week. 11 a.m. Free. Details.
Crawfish for Cancer’s 1st Annual Charlotte Crawfish Boil at Fountain Plaza: Tickets are all inclusive; unlimited crawfish, Firefly Sweet Tea Vodka cocktails and live music benefiting The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. 2-7 p.m. $65. Tickets.
Bloom & Barrels Spring Winery Tour in Salisbury: Winery tour featuring wine tastings at four Rowan County wineries, dinner and music, and transportation on the Salisbury Historic Trolley. 10-8 p.m. $60. Note: the cut-off to buy tickets is today (Thursday) at 5 p.m. Tickets.
Live Feed from Earl’s Mixology Lab on Facebook: Video feed of Bob Peter’s monthly class. 2:30 p.m. Free. Details.
Reid’s Shrimp Feast at both Reid’s locations: $5 for a half pound of peel and eat shrimp, $5 draft beers all day and $7.50 Belmont Breezes (SouthPark location only). 4-6 p.m. Details.
Summer Lovin’ Festival at Bull Dog Beer & Wine: $12 donation to benefit Project Halo that includes two craft pints, entertainment, artisan and vendors, bar games and corn hole. 2-8 p.m. $12. Details.
Miranda Lambert at PNC Music Pavilion: Keeper of the Flame Tour. 7:30 p.m. $21 for lawn. Details.
Link Finale Party at Lucky Dog Bark and Brew: It’ll be your last chance to buy a link benefiting Humane Society of Charlotte’s #iBuild program to unchain dogs. $1/link. 6-9 p.m. Details.
Find Your Park After Dark Night Sky Program at Kings Mountain National Military Park: Join the Carolina Skygazers on the Visitor Center front lawn as they gaze at the sky through a variety of high-powered telescopes. 8:30 p.m. Free. Details.
Sardis Marketplace Grand Opening: Live music, food trucks and giveaways. 10-6 p.m. Free. Details.
Ritmo & Sabor at Bearden Music Series: Live Latin music, delicious and authentic Latin American cuisine and kid-friendly fun. 4-9 p.m. Free. Details.
Beyond Rubik’s Cube Opening Day at Discovery Place: This is the world’s first exhibition all about the Rubik’s Cube puzzle. 10-4 p.m. Exhibit included with Museum admission. Details.
Prompt Party on Open Studio Saturday: Celebrate the opening of prompt, an exhibition of new installations, with live music, food and drink, activities and live performances. 12-9 p.m. $5 suggested donation. Details.
Day After The Dead Art Show and Brunch feat. Tom Constanten at The Rabbit Hole: Grateful Dead art show featuring 18 vendors, Bloody Mary bar, food truck brunch and live music. 11-5:10 p.m. Free. Details.
Children’s Colonial Day at Kings Mountain National Military Park: See what life was like in colonial South Carolina. 10-4 p.m. Free. Details.
World Ocean’s Day at Discovery Place: Chat with experts from Discovery Place and the North Carolina Fossil Club about ocean animals. 10-4 p.m. Activities included with Museum admission. Details.
The Best Version Of Me “The Fitness Event for Women” at the Carol Hoefner Center: For women in the charlotte fitness community striving to become the best version of themselves through Self Love, Health and Wellness. 10-3 p.m. $10. Details.
Charlotte Kidney Walk at Gateway Village Promenade: Kidney Walk is the nation’s largest walk to fight kidney disease sponsored by the National Kidney Foundation. 7:30 a.m. Register.
Seat Time Racing School at Charlotte Motor Speedway: Learn to drive or ride in a real stock car. 5-10 p.m. $65-$315. Details.
Ultimate: Raleigh Flyers vs. Charlotte Express at Irwin Belk Complex at Johnson C. Smith University. 7 p.m. $12. Tickets.
Sunday, June 12
Food and Drink
Saison & Champagne at Sycamore Brewing: Live music and food by Papi Queso Food Truck, TIN Kitchen and King of Pops. Noon. Free. Details.
LilySarahGrace at Birdsong Brewery: $1 of every beer purchased goes toward educators teaching through the arts. 1-3 p.m. Free. Details.
12th Annual Tony Awards Viewing Party at McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square: Complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and snacks, prize giveaways and have your photo taken on the red carpet with a real Tony Award. 7 p.m. Free. Details.
Ultimate Dodgeball Championship at Sky Zone: Qualify for the National Championship in Las Vegas. 12-9 p.m. $99/team (5-8 players). Details.
Cover image via Taste of Charlotte.