July 29th, 2019

August Events Around Charlotte

Back 2 School Block Party

Saturday August 3 10 a.m. –  2 p.m., Rock Hill Galleria

One of the largest back to school events in York County, Back2School Block Party will feature bookbag and school supply giveaways, free health screenings for students and adults, a teen zone for middle and high school students, and much more. More information can be found online.


John Mayer

Friday August 9 at 7:30 p.m., Spectrum Center

John Mayer’s Summer Tour 2019 comes to Charlotte this month at the Spectrum Center. Tickets are available online and be sure to check Spectrum Center’s bag policy if you are planning on attending the concert.


Cats the Musical

August 13-18, Belk Theater
CATS, the record-breaking musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, is now on tour and stopping in the Queen City. Schedule for showtimes and dates can be found online. Belk Theater’s central location Uptown makes it the perfect afternoon or night out in Charlotte, walking distance from several restaurants and bars.


Panthers vs Bills

Friday August 16 at 7 p.m., Bank of America Stadium

After several long months, football is finally back at Bank of America Stadium! The first home preseason game is scheduled for Friday night lights against the Buffalo Bills. Tickets, game times, and the full season’s schedule can be found online.


Lager Fest

Saturday August 17, Resident Culture Brewing

Resident Culture is planning the inaugural Lagerfest: A Celebration of Lager Beer this month. The staff at Resident Culture is bringing together some of the most outstanding lager brewers in the country to share with their Charlotte beer-loving community.


Davidson Fan Fest

Saturday August 17, Davidson College

Come celebrate the return of college football at the inaugural Fan Fest, kicking off the Davidson Wildcats season! There will be opportunities to meet the coaches and players, photo booths, activities, and food trucks. Starting at 8 p.m. they will be showing a movie out on the field and guests are encouraged to bring a blanket or lawn chair to relax and enjoy.


2019 Queen City Summer Festival

Saturday August 24, The Carole Hoefener Center

The 2019 Queen City Summer Festival will feature vendors with giveaways, a school supply drive, and activities like laser tag, corn hole, even a pie eating contest! There will be food, bounce house, kid activities, face painting, and more!