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 August 24, 2016
LOL Comedy Show
Performing Arts | Film
Date: August 24, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Featuring Chico Bean, Yohance Collins, and Karlous Miller from MTV’s “Wildin Out,” “ComicView,” and “Who’s Got Jokes”.
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 August 25, 2016
Panther Nation Bar Crawl
Networking
Date: August 25, 2016
CALLING ALL PANTHER FANS!!!! Celebrations Designed Presents PANTHER NATION BAR CRAWL. Come out every home game weekend and help celebrate a win with fellow Roaring Fans! Ticket price includes: Free Entry into participating venues,
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Collection of Meteorites
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 12:00 am
The meteorite collection is on display throughout the summer in conjunction with “Dinosaur Revolution Maze,” a new exhibit that will run from June 11 through September 10, 2016 at the Museum of York County. The Museum of York
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Behind the Curtain - Carolina Raptor Center
Camp | Retreat
Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Young Jeezy Live in Concert
Concert
Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm
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Hypnotist
Performing Arts | Film
Date: August 25, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A real-life mentalist and author of the best-selling book “Finding Focus in a Busy World: How to Tune out the Noise and Work Well under Pressure”.
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 August 26, 2016
Africana Virginia Beach Festival 2016
Festival | Celebration
Date: August 26 - 28, 2016
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Three Days of Light Gathering
Festival | Celebration
Date: August 26 - 28, 2016
3DL is one of the most powerful and inspiring Living Arts & Music festivals on the East Coast. This event is 100% dedicated to creating an atmosphere that enriches lives and brings people closer together. 3DL is equal parts
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Community Blood Drive
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: August 26, 2016
Time: 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
The Community Blood Center of the Carolinas (CBCC) is giving high school and college students a chance to earn a scholarship and save local lives through its Eighth Annual “Students Saving Summer” Scholarship Program. Students
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 August 27, 2016
Winning in Life: Resilience, compassion and courage
Health
Date: August 27, 2016
Bonnie St. John Life can throw you curve balls, but Bonnie St. John -Paralympic athlete, amputee, Rhodes Scholar, businesswoman, former White House official and single mom - is proof that the right mind-set can set you up to overcome
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PHSSCA 3K Sickle Cell Run | Walk
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 7:30 am - 10:00 am
Piedmont Health Services and Sickle Cell Agency (PHSSCA) will sponsor its 3rd Annual 3K Sickle Cell Run|Walk on Saturday, August 27, 2016. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. and the walk begins at 8:00 a.m. at the corner of S. Mint
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McDonalds Queen City Battle of the Bands
Festival | Celebration
Date: August 27, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
The Charlotte Post welcomes the return of the McDonald's Queen City Battle Of The Bands on Aug 27 at Memorial Stadium. Attracting well over 15,000 fans, students and alumni, Webber Marketing created this community event to enhance the
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 August 28, 2016
Neo Soul Night
Concert
Date: August 28, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Come out and enjoy hip-hop violinist Daniel D and spoken word artist Ebony Stewart.
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 August 30, 2016
Rouge Featuring CC&Co. Dancers
Performing Arts | Film
Date: August 30, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm
For one night only, the CC&Co. dancers will entertain you cabaret-style. We have an exciting evening for you filled with gravity-defying aerial acts and tantalizing dance. Our Madame of Ceremonies, Rachael Houdek is your guide through
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 August 31, 2016
Dementia Education Conference w/ Alzheimer Association
Health
Date: August 31, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 4:15 pm
Alzheimer's Association Dementia Education Conference brings together 300+ caregivers, healthcare professionals, consumers, and anyone interested in learning more about dementia care. The day is filled with different session options
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 September 1, 2016
Lupus Support Group - Central Charlotte
Meetings
Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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Teen Leadership Program - Info Night
Networking
Date: September 1, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
JOIN THE MOVEMENT: Students Preventing and Informing on Drugs & Alcohol Want to make a real difference in your community? Are you a student looking to earn community service volunteer hours? Join the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Drug Free
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 September 2, 2016
Dinosaur Revolution Maze
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: September 2, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Museum of York County will offer adventures throughout the summer for Junior Paleontologists, Geologists, and Astronomers. Centered on “Dinosaur Revolution Maze,” an interactive learning experience within a maze setting, a
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 September 7, 2016
Corporate Real Estate Mega Event
Conference | Expo | Symposium
Date: September 7, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CoreNet Global Carolinas will be hosting its corporate real estate Mega Event – “Great Solutions in a Dynamic Marketplace." Rob O’Neill, former SEAL Team Six Leader, Naval Special Warfare Development Group, will give the
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Our Place in the Cosmos: Physics & Astronomy Colloquium
Lecture | Seminar
Date: September 7, 2016
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
The new Distinguished Lecture Series in Physics and Astronomy, sponsored by the USC Provost and the Vice President for Research, begins Fall 2016. Each speaker in this series will give an open colloquium, presented at a level approachable
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 September 8, 2016
Collection of Meteorites
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Museum of York County’s meteorite collection include three stony meteorites from the 2013 meteorite fall in Chelybinsk, Russia; a 492-gram stony meteorite from Dar el Kahal, Mali; a slice of a stony meteorite, also from Dar el
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Lupus Support Group - NC
Meetings
Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Brilliant Blunders: Physics & Astronomy Lecture
Lecture | Seminar
Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The new Distinguished Lecture Series in Physics and Astronomy, sponsored by the USC Provost and the Vice President for Research, begins Fall 2016. Each distinguished guest will give a public lecture, touching on exciting topics at the
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 September 9, 2016
Job Faire: Carolina Renaissance Festival
Employment | Job Fair
Date: September 9 - 10, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Autumn is around the corner and with it comes the Carolina Renaissance Festival. Pirates, Nobles, Wenches and Knights - it takes a lot of work to organize the region’s largest costume party! The Carolina Renaissance Festival will
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Sip & Stroll: Art & Wine Festival
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: September 9 - 10, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, September 9th kick-off party, from 6PM-9PM: Wine tasting and meet the artists. Great wines sponsored by Trinchero. Have the opportunity to get up and close to Charlotte's best and most talented artist while enjoying great live
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The Capitol Steps
Political
Date: September 9, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm
A hilarious lead-up to the 2016 presidential elections that you just can’t miss! Using their always witty musical parody and satire THE CAPITOL STEPS poke fun at all sides of the issues making it the one new thing in Washington sure
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 September 10, 2016
PurpleStride Charlotte 2016
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: September 10, 2016
Time: 7:00 am - 11:00 am
The Charlotte Affiliate of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network invites you to join us at PurpleStride Charlotte 2016 - a family-friendly 5K timed awareness walk/run that raises awareness and funds that advance pancreatic cancer research,
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By the Sweat of Our Brows: Descendants of Plantation's Enslaved
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: September 10, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
“By the Sweat of Our Brows” is an award-winning program at Historic Brattonsville that tells the story of the plantation’s enslaved from colonial times through the Reconstruction. The descendants of those enslaved will
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 September 15, 2016
Mock Interview Day: Volunteers Needed w/ KIPP Charlotte
Education
Date: September 15, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 10:30 am
Volunteer to interview a KIPPster! KIPP Charlotte is recruiting volunteers to assist with Mock Interview Day. Many top college preparatory high schools require personal interviews as part of the application process. Mock Interview Day
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Caring For Your Credit Presented By CMLibrary
Lecture | Seminar
Date: September 15, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Join the local PNC Bank branch manager, Terhea Golden, as she presents tips to build, repair, and protect your credit for optimum financial wellness! Light refreshments provided. Register online.
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 September 16, 2016
The Jazz Room at The Stage Door Theater
Performing Arts | Film
Date: September 16, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
As part of Charlotte’s Jazz Arts Initiative’s Jazz Room series it's a special "Piano Night!" Many of the region's top pianists will be performing the very best in jazz piano. As with every Jazz Room performance, there are two
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 September 17, 2016
CenterFest Arts Festival
Festival | Celebration
Date: September 17 - 18, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Durham Arts Council proudly presents the 42nd Annual CenterFest Arts Festival on September 17th and 18th! CenterFest is North Carolina’s longest running juried outdoor arts festival. CenterFest remains in its historic location
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Worldwide Day of Play at Main Street Children’s Museum
Family Fun
Date: September 17, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Worldwide Day of Play is an annual event designed to inspire children to get up and play. Since 2005, the Nickelodeon Channel has shut down their aired programming to commit an entire day to the celebration of physical fitness and play.
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 September 19, 2016
Dr. Charles Sifford Legends Golf Tournament
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: September 19, 2016
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
This golf tournament and luncheon, sponsored by the Urban League Guild, will honor the life and legacy of the legendary late Charles Sifford, who is known as the Jackie Robinson of golf for his successful battle to become the first African
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Links for Lupus Golf Tournament
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: September 19, 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Help link up awareness about lupus while raising funds to support research, programs and support services for those living with lupus at the 16th Annual Links for Lupus Golf Tournament presented by Little Diversified Architectural
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 September 24, 2016
If This Dog Could Talk
Health
Date: September 24, 2016
Dr. Jamie Laity of Animal Medical Hospital, is hosting a free community “If This Dog Could Talk” event in partnership with Merck Animal Health. She, along with renowned photographer Elias Weiss Friedman, creator of the
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Walk To End Alzheimer's 2016
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: September 24, 2016
ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S® 2016 Charlotte, NC September 24, 2016 - The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is a movement to reclaim the future for millions. Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place
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Greater Charlotte Heart Walk
Health
Date: September 24, 2016
Time: 7:30 am
The cornerstone of the My Heart. My Life. platform is the Greater Charlotte Heart Walk, where participants leave the day equipped with the knowledge to make a lifestyle change. The 3-mile walk is a celebration of the year's work for
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Alzheimer Association: Walk to End Alzheimers
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: September 24, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
We NEED VOLUNTEERS to assist with: set-up, walk route support, registration, flower garden, t-shirts, programs, logistics! The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds
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Repticon Charlotte Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
Exhibit | Showcase
Date: September 24 - 25, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Repticon Charlotte is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented
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UNC Charlotte 41st Annual International Festival
Festival | Celebration
Date: September 24, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
The 41st Annual International Festival is UNC Charlotte’s longest running tradition continues to attract tens of thousands of visitors each year to experience the sights, sounds, dances, food and cultures of the world. The
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 October 1, 2016
Lupus Support Group - Central Charlotte
Meetings
Date: October 1, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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 October 7, 2016
CPF Golf Tournament
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: October 7, 2016
Tournament Registration (click to register) To become a sponsor (click here)
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 October 8, 2016
Post Best Banquet
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: October 8, 2016
Click to learn about sponsorships
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 October 13, 2016
Lupus Support Group - NC
Meetings
Date: October 13, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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 October 15, 2016
Link the Arts Day Presented by Link15
Performing Arts | Film
Date: October 15, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Linking local artists from all disciplines of art in metropolitan areas is the primary focus of Link the Arts Day; a once annual day initiated by Link15 Charlotte and recently declared an official city holiday by Mayor Jennifer Roberts.
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 October 21, 2016
Geek Gala 2016
Festival | Celebration
Date: October 21 - 23, 2016
Come join us for the 8th annual Geek Gala, hosted by the Charlotte Geeks. 42 hours of EPIC Geekiness: this year's Gala includes a Muggles Market, Artist Walkway, Film Festival, and Gaming Competitions, building up to the Saturday night
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 October 28, 2016
6th Annual Legal Eagle Charity Golf Tournament
Non-Profit | Fundraiser
Date: October 28, 2016
Time: 8:30 am
Registration & Breakfast begin at 8:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 9:30 a.m. Cost: $90/player or sponsor a team of four for $560. Entry fee of $90 includes greens fees, light breakfast, golf cart, prizes and post-tournament
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 November 1, 2016
Lupus Support Group - Central Charlotte
Meetings
Date: November 1, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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 November 15, 2016
Healthy Churches 2020 National Conference
Conference | Expo | Symposium
Date: November 15 - 18, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Healthy Churches 2020 Conference is a national, capacity building, training conference for faith leaders, health directors, coordinators, nurses and members of congregational-based Health Ministries. This conference will strengthen the
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 November 18, 2016
Letters Home: Presented By Griffin Theatre
Performing Arts | Film
Date: November 18, 2016
Time: 8:00 pm
Griffin Theater's Letters Home puts the recent wars in Afghanistan & Iraq front and center by bringing to life actual letters written by soldiers serving in those countries. The production is inspired by the New York Times Op-Ed
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 December 9, 2016
Clara Trip: A Cirque & Dance Nutcracker Story
Performing Arts | Film
Date: December 9 - 11, 2016
Time: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Clara LeBlanc trips at a holiday party and is whisked off to the hospital to learn that her ankle is broken. Clara’s dreams swirl and take flight with silly nurses, her friends and get-well gifts. The sky's the limit for the
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 December 17, 2016
Repticon Charlotte Reptile & Exotic Animal Show
Family Fun
Date: December 17 - 18, 2016
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Repticon Charlotte is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented
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 February 10, 2017
John Pizzarelli In Concert
Concert
Date: February 10, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm
A world-renowned guitarist, singer and master of the Great American Songbook, John Pizzarelli’s old school magnetism, along with his superb musicianship, has kept him a fixture in the American jazz scene for nearly 30 years.
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 February 17, 2017
TOMMY: A Bluegrass Opry Presented By The HillBenders
Concert
Date: February 17, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm
The HillBenders are one of the few bluegrass groups that recognize their ability to bridge the gap between the common music consumer and the bluegrass genre, selecting material that defies any hillbilly stigmas. With their widely varied
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 March 19, 2017
The Story Pirates
Family Fun
Date: March 19, 2017
Time: 3:00 pm
Story Pirates celebrate the words and ideas of young people! Story Pirates turn kids ideas and original stories into wild sketch comedy musicals featuring professional actors showing those kids just how amazing their ideas are. From its
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 March 31, 2017
The Nile Project
Concert
Date: March 31, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm
One of the tightest cross-cultural collaborations in history, the Nile Project brings together artists from the 11 Nile basin countries to make music that combines the rich diversity of the oldest places on Earth. Instruments that parted
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 April 21, 2017
Star Gazer: A Trek Into Outer Space
Performing Arts | Film
Date: April 21 - 23, 2017
Time: 8:00 pm
Star Gazer: A Trek Into Outer Space blends 3D mapping with dance and circus arts to fly you through our solar system. Stella is a young and curious girl who gazes out her bedroom window one night wondering what it would be like to visit
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