Free things to do in Charlotte this week

Free things to do in Charlotte this week

Free things to do in Charlotte this week


by Jody Mace / NewsChannel 36 Contributor

Jody Mace / NewsChannel 36 Contributor

Posted on November 7, 2011 at 9:38 AM

Updated Monday, Nov 7 at 10:28 AM

 These free events take place from Monday, November 7th, to Sunday, November 13th.


10:30am:         Story time at Chick-fil-A Cotswold


 11:00am:         Free craft at Learning Express

11:00am:         Story time at Pottery Barn

5:00pm:           Sounds of Uptown at Ember Grille Terrace at Westin: Lindy Dobbins

5:00pm:           Free admission to Mint Museums



 Free coffee at Bruegger’s Bagels before 2pm

7:00pm:           Beer tasting at Common Market – Plaza Midwood

7:00pm:           Art “happening” at Amelie’s Courtyard

7:00pm:           Winedown Wednesdays: Jazz at Red@28th

10:00pm:         Electronic/House music at Chop Shop



 9:00am:           The Geek Fest

6:00pm:           Beer tasting at Common Market SouthEnd



                        1st anniversary party at The Last Word all day

10:00am:         Coffee cupping at Counter Culture Coffee

11:00am:         Musical Petting Zoo at ImaginOn

12:00pm:         Lunch and a movie: Mars Needs Moms at Davidson Library

2:00pm:           Lego-Mania at Morrison Regional Library

2:00pm:           Passport to Olympus at Matthews Library

3:00pm:           Friday Flick: Clash of the Titans at Matthews Library

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

4:00pm:           Free hot dogs, veggie dogs, wine, and more at The Last Word

7:30pm:           Charlotte Folk Society concert with David Childers and Michael Reno Harrell

8:00pm:           Informal Drum Circle at Smelly Cat Coffee House



 10:00am:         Free woodcarving demo and tips

10:00am:         Lowes Build and Grow Clinic: Science Lab project             

11:00am:         Lakeshore Learning kids’ craft: Silky Scarecrow

12:00pm:         Free wine tasting at Total Wine & More locations

1:00pm:           Wine tasting at Dolce Vita Wine Bar

5:00pm:           Christmas tree lighting at Birkdale Village

6:00pm:           Free music at Dilworth Coffee: Old Rusty Mandolin


12:00pm:         Free admission to Levine Museum of the New South

1:00pm:           Spandex City Comics’ Strategy Street Game Afternoon

3:00pm:           Beginning ballroom dance lesson

4:00pm:           Ballroom dance practice