Celebrate 25 years of the Hopebuilders 5K, presented by Barings, by building hope for patients of Levine Children’s Hospital through a virtual 5K and celebration. Participate by sharing your LevineChildrens stories of hope to inspire donors, patients, and staff; build a personal or team fundraising page; or take part in the virtual 5K and celebration car-parade.
NC MedAssist’s annual 5k helps to raise money to provide low-income, uninsured residents with the prescriptions they need for chronic illnesses. This year will be the first-ever virtual Pancakes and Beer 5k. Use code CHARAGENDA for $5 off registration.
Join the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and Digital Public Library of America to celebrate the centennial of the 19th Amendment. Engage 2020 will connect the community in a conversation about the history of voting in the U.S., past and current civic and social trends, and spotlight the history of voting rights during virtual events.
Bots & Brews & BOOs powered by Lowe’s is a virtual STEAM experience for the whole family. Book now and get Digi-Bridge’s Tricks with Treats STEAM Kit, filled with six different Halloween-themed projects and the option for yummy brews from NoDa Brewing Company. Kits will be available for pickup or delivery.
Bring new art home and support artists. McColl Center for Art + Innovation’s virtual art sale and auction will feature 75 original pieces, starting at $250, by artists in Charlotte and beyond. Each ticket holder will be entered to win a framed piece by Amy Cheng valued at $750.
Virtual event with in-person art previews / Tickets starting at $50 / 7 p.m.
Support Libraries and literacy with a favorite tradition – the seventh annual Verse & Vino. Celebrate the joy of libraries with New York Times best-selling authors, streaming to your television, computer, or phone on an interactive, digital platform. Ticket packages include combinations of books, wine, party boxes, or a three-course meal.
Ten Charlotte interior designers will compete to create the best vignette using the same basic furnishings. In November, you can vote on your favorite one by making a donation. Plus, all designers are donating pieces for an online silent auction. Proceeds will benefit Furnish for Good, which connects well-loved home furnishings to underserved communities.
Lace up your running shoes! The Symphony Guild of Charlotte is excited to announce the inaugural Beat Beethoven 5K Race. They’ll provide the playlist as you complete your socially-distanced 5K run or walk between November 6 – 8. Participants will receive a custom t-shirt, finisher’s medal, bib, and goodie bag that includes special discount offers for future CSO concerts.
Virtual / Adult: $35, Child/Student: $25 / All Day
Tune in for a virtual celebration and opportunity to support Communities In Schools! Bid on fab Silent Auction items and meet some of their amazing students. COVID-19 has disproportionately affected their students and your support will give them the resources needed to reach their full potential.
Run through South End to raise money for The Purple Promise to End Melanoma and local small businesses affected by COVID-19. Participants get an exclusive shirt, finisher’s medal, and a free beer or popsicle. Use CLTAGENDA2020 for $5 off.
Virtually venture South of The Sahara for an exclusive behind the scenes look at The Foundation For Tomorrow and Arusha, Tanzania through the eyes of their scholars. Your ticket includes light bites to enjoy during the event.
Join in virtually for the second annual Pajamas All Day 5K/10K run/walk. This event takes place when and where you want it, but your support will still make a big difference in raising sarcoma awareness, fundraising for sarcoma cancer and research, and allows us to help sarcoma cancer amputees afford or obtain active-wear prosthetics.