February 24th, 2020
Events in March Around Charlotte
Southern Spring Home and Garden Show
February 28-March 1 and March 6-8, at the Park Expo and Conference Center
The Spring Home and Garden Show returns to Charlotte this month. Guests can find this year’s list of exhibitors and show features online. When Helen Adams Realty family and friends use this link to buy tickets, you can use the promo code HELEN to get two tickets for the price of one.
The 14th Annual Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival
Saturday, March 7 from 12 – 6 pm
The 14th Annual Beer, Bourbon & BBQ festival is returning this month to Charlotte in a new location: Bank of America Stadium. The event will take place just outside the South Entrance of the stadium in the Morehead Street parking lot. Guests can sample 60 different beers and 40 different bourbons. In addition, there will be live seminars in the tasting theater, contests, and live music for guests to enjoy.
Run Jen Run 5K & Festival
Saturday, March 7 at 8 am
The 8th Annual Run Jen Run 5K and Festival will be at Symphony Park in March. There will be a festival and kids zone with games, bounce houses, and fun as well as a survivor’s corner, giving VIP treatment to breast cancer survivors. Registration for the 5K can be found online. All proceeds will benefit the Go Jen Go Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing critical financial assistance to local individuals and families battling breast cancer.
Sesame Street Live! Make your Magic
Saturday, March 14 at 2:30 pm at Ovens Auditorium
Join your favorite Sesame Street friends on this magical adventure when Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic comes to Charlotte. Please keep in mind that costumes are not permitted for guests 14 years & older. Tickets are available online.
Green River Revival
Saturday, March 14 at the US National Whitewater Center
Kick off spring festivities with the Whitewater Center’s Green River Revival and Color Me Green 5K. Each year, the center transforms the river green for St. Patrick’s Day and hosts a holiday 5K. Start the day with the trail race along the green river, before rafting down the water and listening to live music. More details and registration info can be found online.
2020 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Charlotte Goes Green Festival
Saturday, March 14
The Charlotte St. Patrick’s Day Parade is a non-profit event, open to the public. The Parade is open to pipe & drum bands, musical groups, neighborhood associations, schools, alumni groups, cheerleading and drill teams, international organizations, police, fire, elected officials, commercial businesses, and anyone else who wants to be Irish for a day.
Spring Market at Lenny Boy
Saturday, March 21 from 1 – 6 pm at Lenny Bow Brewing
Come shop from your favorite local vendors at Lenny Boy’s outdoor spring market. The outside area is pet friendly, so bring your furry friends.
LA Lakers vs. Charlotte Hornets
Saturday, March 21 at 7 pm at Spectrum Center
Come cheer on your Charlotte Hornets while they host the Los Angeles Lakers at home in the Queen City. Tickets are sure to sell out for this match up so be sure to reserve your tickets online.
Sunday, March 29 at 2 pm at Spectrum Center
The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their new show, “Pushing the Limits”, to Spectrum Center in March. These action-filled shows feature a blend of hilarious hijinks and basketball skills including ball handling, high flying dunks, and a new record-breaking attempt. The Harlem Globetrotters are a one-of-a kind experience you won’t want to miss!