May 1st - Adult Art and Sip
Starting right on May 1st is the Adult Art and Sip event, which will be held by City Art Room Monday through Thursday all month. May is full of ongoing events like this, like Charlotte 49ers games, so get your season passes!
May 4th - BizCon Charlotte
And for something totally different, visit BizCon Charlotte if you’re looking to kickstart your career or just watch some great keynote speakers.
Other one-time events going on throughout May include the Star Wars Day celebration on May the Fourth, the Spring into Arts Festival, and the MuckFest MS Mud Run. And don’t miss one of the many ongoing food tours!
Kick off June with the QC Femme Fest on June 5, which celebrates local women entrepreneurs, creators, and activists. June 9 and 10 will see the Groverfest Music Festival, and you can attend the Fire Truck Festival on June 24. You can catch a show at the Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square—Shakespeare Carolina will be performing Macbeth through the end of June.
July starts with the Patriotic Concert and the Gastonia July 4th Festival on July 3 and 4, both of which are free events. You can see performances of Fun Home, Jersey Boys, and the King and I in July, so if you’re a theater buff you’ll definitely want to check it out! There will also be day camps and summer camps throughout July and into August.
Whatever you’re looking to do this summer, there’s an event in Charlotte that’s perfect for you. Whether you like art and theater, sports, 5K runs, or none of the above, you won’t have trouble finding something fun to do.