Free things to do around Charlotte this week

Free things to do around Charlotte this week

Free things to do around Charlotte this week


by Jody Mace / NewsChannel 36 Contributor

Jody Mace / NewsChannel 36 Contributor

Posted on November 12, 2012 at 10:16 AM

 Free things to do in Charlotte this week, Monday, November 12th, 2012, through Sunday, November 18th. Make sure to click the individual links for details. To see updates as the week goes on, bookmark Charlotte on the Cheap’s Free Events This Week page.



Free meal for veterans & active duty military at California Pizza Kitchen

Free bloomin’ onion and beverage at Outback for veterans & active duty military

9:00am:            Free flags for vets & active duty military at Conder Flags

10:30am:          Storytime at Chick-fil-A Cotswold

11:00am:          Crafts for kids at The Last Word

4:00pm:            Military Appreciation day at Golden Corral: free meal



11:00am:          Free craft at Learning Express

5:00pm:            Science Cafe at Discovery Place: The Birth of Coffee

5:00pm:            Free admission to Mint Museums

6:00pm:            ArtFusion program at Mint Museum Randolph: Maya

7:00pm:            Free screening of Gotta Dance – and meet the director


7:00pm:           Free tickets to Kaleidoscope on Ice for cancer survivors



9:00am:            The Geek Fest 2012

7:00pm:            Allison Creek Bluegrass

7:00pm:            Free tickets to Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2

7:30pm:            Free screening of “It’s a Girl”



12:30pm:         Free musical interludes at Davidson College

4:00pm:           Free wine tasting at Total Wine & More locations

5:30pm:           Concord Christmas Tree lighting, fireworks and art walk

9:00pm:           Modern Film Fest screening in Concord: Snitch



10:00am:          Free music recording workshop at Guitar Center

10:00am:          Build and Grow workshop at Lowes: North’s Sleigh

11:00am:          Hunger Games Challenge at The Last Word        

11:00am:          Charlotte Symphony musical petting zoo

11:00am:          Kids’ craft at Lakeshore Learning: Thanksgiving Turkey Collage

2:00pm:           Spirits Rise: A Ghost Film Series – Macbeth

2:30pm:           Concord Christmas Parade

5:00pm:           Charles Fazzino’s 3-d pop art

6:00pm:           Art exhibit and wine tasting at The Last Word

7:00pm:           Fresh Ink Music Series



12:30pm:         Free wedding dresses for deployed military and fiances