Charlotte, NC – March 1 – 15, 2015 Events – Cocktails, Concerts, Neverland and Leprechauns

By David Boling

The Queen City is heating up for the end of winter! With parades, parties, and outdoor activities all starting, it’s a great time to live in Charlotte! If the nightlife, music, culture, and philanthropy is your scene, the Queen City has something for you!

Also, have you checked out Charlotte’s Feast Food Tours and Culinary Events, Inc. and  Tour De Food. Experience the best of the Queen City’s delicious cuisines through these specialized tours.

St. Patricks Day in Charlotte 2014

Charlotte, NC March 2015 Events

Friday, March 6th : 2nd Annual Charlotte Craft Cocktail Crawl

EpiCenter

Enjoy the vast array of cocktails you can find at the EpiCenter. Book now and receive a T-Shirt, Cup, free admission to venues and more.

More Information here!

Saturday, March 7th : 3rd Annual RunJenRun 5K!

Symphony Park

Are you an advocate for the fight against breast cancer? Here is another way you can join that fight in our local community. All proceeds go to benefit the GoJenGo Foundation.

More Information here!

Saturday, March 7th : Fleetwood Mac: On With the Show 

Time Warner Cable Arena

We normally focus on local events, but it’s not often that you get a chance to see a classic. Fleetwood Mac is coming to the Queen City. How can you miss this opportunity!

More Information here!

Thursday, March 12th – Sunday, March 22nd : Charlotte Ballet: Peter Pan

Knight Theater at Levine Center for the Arts

Let your inner Lost Boy out to play with the Charlotte Ballet and their production of Peter Pan. If you aren’t familiar with the Charlotte Ballet then now is the time to correct that. They are a jewel in the crown.

More Information here!

Friday, March 13th – Saturday, March 14th : Peter Pan The Musical

CPCC, Halton Theater

If you can’t get enough of JM Barrie’s Peter Pan head over to Elizabeth for CPCC’s musical take on the beloved children’s story. We say children’s story, because it brings out the child in us all, no matter our age.

More Information here!

Friday, March 13th – Saturday, March 14th : Charlotte Symphony: Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2

Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Our city’s treasure, the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra presents Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2, “Little Russian” featuring:

Christopher Warren-Green, conducting

Pekka Kuusisto, violin

Glinka Overture to Ruslan and Ludmilla

Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor

More Information here!

Saturday, March 14th : 5th Annual Green River Revival

US National Whitewater Center

Start your St. Patrick’s Day celebrations a few days early. Try your “luck” at avoiding the green in the Color Me Green 5K. Then stay on and enjoy the live music and fun! There is no such thing as a bad time at the US Nation Whitewater Center, and we even made a video about it!

More Information here!

Saturday, March 14th : 19th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Charlotte Goes Green Festival

Uptown Charlotte

Head out to Uptown for what has become a much anticipated annual Uptown party. Enjoy the Parade and see if you can spot some actual Irish culture!

More Information here!

These are just a few of my personal picks of things to do in Charlotte. For more information on Charlotte events I suggest you check out these great resources.


Charlotte’s Got A Lot • Blumenthal Arts • Charlotte Center City

US National Whitewater Center • Tosco Music PartyCarolina Panthers

Charlotte CheckersCharlotte HornetsCharlotte Knights

Charlotte EaglesCharlotte Hounds


David is a guest blogger for LiveUptownNow.com and will be providing content occasionally that we hope you’ll find useful and valuable. He grew up in Charlotte, so has intimate knowledge of Charlotte’s neighborhoods, restaurants, hot spots, and also hidden gems. When not guest blogging for us, he runs a successful branding and media consulting company.  

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