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Things To Do This Weekend in Charlotte June 14

June 14th, 2013 Listed Under: Things To Do Charlotte

Charlotte, NC

Bechtler Modern Art Museum | June 15-16Firebird at the Bechtler

Need a quick Father’s Day activity? The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art at the Levine Center for the Arts will be opening its doors for free to all dads! The center is located in uptown Charlotte and includes public art, plazas and retail. Family and individual tours are available at the museum. After looking around, you may want to pick up a gift for dad at the museum gift store, which features watches by Andy Warhol and Swiss-manufactured fountain pens. The museum is open from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday and 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. Sunday. Admission for adults is $8 and children under the age of 10 get in free!

 

Brew Stash Bash | June 15

USNWC

Here is another great idea for a Father’s Day weekend event! The 2nd annual Brew Stash Bash at the US National Whitewater Center features craft beer tastings and live music starting at 1 p.m. and ending with a performance by Railroad Earth at 8 p.m.

To sample the various beers you must purchase a $5 beer ticket. One ticket includes four 4 oz. beer samples. The beer featured comes from all over North Carolina and around the country. If you are still looking for more adventure aside from the beer and music, all normal pass activities will be available at the whitewater center.

Friday Live! | June 14

Stop by the NC Music Factory on Friday to listen to Yacht Rock Revue in the Fountain Plaza. This event is a part of a “Friday Live!” summer concert series the Factory is holding every Friday in June from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. for just $5 advanced tickets. Admission to the concert also gives you admission into some of the surrounding NC Music Factory restaurants and bars. The band featured this week, Yacht Rock Revue, is a ’70s light rock tribute band, also known as the “Greatest Show on Surf.” Kick off your weekend while jamming to some tunes originally by Hall & Oates, Michael McDonald, Steely Dan and more!

NoDa Food Tour | June 15

Davidson, NC

NoDa Sign

Explore the eclectic vibe of North Davidson by taking a tour of different restaurants and sampling their specialties along the way. The tour will include visiting 6 -7 different places featuring decadent pastries, Louisiana gumbo, exotic coffee, and even a brewery. The tour will include history as well as samples of the tasty treats each restaurant has to offer! Tickets should be purchased in advance at tourdefood.net. Can’t make it this weekend? Tour de Food hosts tours every weekend in various areas including Charlotte and the surrounding areas.

Related Links:

Terry’s Top Ten

NoDa – Charlotte’s Creative District

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My name is Ashley Eve and I am a “Charlottean” born and bred. I am a junior Public Relations major at UNC-CH. As the Charlotte Communities intern I will be contributing weekly!
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