These free events take place in the Charlotte area from Monday, February 10th, 2014, through Sunday, February 16th, 2014. Some highlights are the Charlotte African-American Festival, free pickles, several opportunities to hear chamber music, free films and more. This list will be updated throughout the week onCharlotte on the Cheap s Free Event Page.Make sure to follow the links to get the details on each event. And please share with friends!


12:00pm: Lunchtime concert at St. Peter s Episcopal Church: NC Baroque Orchestra Piano Quartest

6:30pm: Trivia and karaoke at Crown Station Pub

7:30pm: Trivia Nite at Summit Coffee

8:00pm: Live music at Amelie s


5:00pm: Family board game night at Your Local Game Shop in Matthews

8:00pm:Trivia night at Petra s, with prizes

10:00pm: Tuesday Night Mic Fights at Crown Station Pub


12:00pm: Lunch and Learn session on growing orchids at UNCC Botanical Gardens

5:00pm: Mint Museums free admission

7:00pm: Singer/songwriter open mic at Sam Ash Music. Perform and get a $10 gift card

7:00pm: Free program at Levine Museum: Diggin History Through Music and Dance

7:00pm: Free film at Mint Museum Randolph: Life in Stills

7:00pm: Guitar Center workshop: Group Guitar Lesson

8:30pm: Comedy Throwdown at Crown Station Pub

10:00pm: Residency at Snug Harbor: Appalucia


6:30am: Free breakfast at Chick-fil-A: sausage or chicken biscuit

8:00pm: Live music at Summit Coffee: The Vel-Crows

9:00pm: Live music at Crown Station Pub: Slam Duncan & Friends


9:00am: Introduce a Girl to Engineering at Energy Explorium (must pre-register)

5:00pm:Role-playing and board games at Your Local Game Shop in Matthews

6:30pm: Live music at NoDa Brewing: Steffan

7:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Aaron Longo

7:30pm: Blumenthal Performing Arts Open Mic

7:30pm: Charlotte Folk Society gathering and concert: Scott Ainslie

8:00pm: Live music at Summit Coffee: Mike Strauss Trio

10:00pm:Live music at Crown Station Pub: BLACK


9:00am: Free pickles at Atherton Market

10:00am: Guitar Center workshop: Recording for Pro Tools

10:15am: Guitar Center: ukulele lesson

11:00am: Kids craft at Lakeshore Learning: Collage Picture Frame

1:00pm: Charlotte African-American Festival at Grady Cole Center

1:00pm: Pioneer Day at Reedy Creek Nature Center

3:45pm: Puppet show at part of Disappearing Frog Project at Charlotte Art League

5:00pm: Panel discussion at Disappearing Frog Project at Charlotte Art League

7:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Rich Challen

10:00pm: Live music at Crown Station Pub: Off The Wall


Free admission to Levine Museum of the New South for groups of fewer than 10 people

4:00pm: Organist Nicholas Bowden: concert at Myers Park Presbyterian Church

7:00pm: Providence Chamber Music Recital

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