Magic, Comedy, Culture, and Beer – Charlotte, NC Events – July 10th – July 16th, 2015

By David Boling

With the past few months of outdoor activities and running around this coming week will be filled with well needed air conditioning. However that doesn’t mean that it will lack the fun or laughs. You’ll be dazzled and inspired the whole week.

Leave us a comment on Facebook or Twitter and tell us what you thought of these great Charlotte events, or if you have an event you’d like us to bookmark.

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Friday, July 10th : Impossibilities Presented by: Haydini

Duke Energy Theatre at Spirit Square

Hayden Childress, Haydini, appears in Uptown Charlotte to make you question reality. This 21 year old magician combines magic, theater, and comedy for a show you’ll be talking about for a very long time.

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Saturday, July 11th : The Improv Vikings


“Unscripted, epic, fearless, comedy awesomeness!” That’s how The Improv Kings describe themselves. Head out to Kickstand where Elizabeth and Plaza Midwood meet and see for yourselves.

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The Fillmore Charlotte

From their website: “This summer, The Fillmore presents our 2nd Craft Beer Sessions. It’s a drinking party curated by some local folks that love to drink! We’ve got 40 breweries, both local and from around the country lined up and ready to rock!”

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Mint Museum Uptown

From their website: “To celebrate the opening of the Mint’s newest exhibition, America the Beautiful: Works on Paper from The Mint Museum, the staff at Halcyon, Flavors from the Earth restaurant is crafting a special one-of-a-kind summer menu exclusively for this event! Enjoy two small plate and beverage pairings followed by a dessert, and then a private exhibition tour from a museum expert. Menu and other details will be shared with participants in advance.”

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Featured recurring event: “Annie” at Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center

Last Chance to see: Kids Culinary Camp at Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen

Beyond Uptown: Taming of the Brews – A Ladies Only Craft Beer Event at Sugar Creek Brewing Company

Upcoming: Keep your calendars open for these events. More details to come.

July: Queen’s Feast: Charlotte Restaurant Week, 24 Hours of Booty, VGTCLT

August: Carolina Panthers Fan Fest 2015, Walk A Mile In Her Shoes 2015, Night Nation Run, Run For Your Life Greek Festival 5K

September: Yiasou Greek FestivalTosco Music Party, Charlotte Heart Walk, Festival in the Park

October: Susan G. Komen: Race for the Cure

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 HoundsCharlotte Independence

David is a guest blogger for 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.  


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