All-Star Weekend is upon us! There are huge events happening in Charlotte this weekend thanks to the NBA and celebrity hosted events.
The main NBA All-Star events:
Friday, February 15th:
7 pm, the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game presented by Ruffles at Bojangles Coliseum
9 pm, Mountain Dew Ice Rising Stars Challenge at the Spectrum Center
Saturday, February 16th:
9:30 am, NBA All-Star Media Day at the Bojangles Coliseum
12:00 pm, NBA All-Star Practice at the Bojangles Coliseum
8:00 pm, State Farm All-Star Saturday Night at the Spectrum Center
Sunday, February 17th:
8:00 pm, The 68th NBA All-Star Game at the Spectrum Center
NBA All-Star at the Epicentre is happening Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12 pm to 7 pm. It is the “premier fan destination” because they’ll have music, games, entertainment, All-Star merchandise for purchase and even appearances from NBA players.
This event is free and open to the public. Although online registration is closed, you can still register on-site and enjoy the event if they’re not at full capacity.
For the celebrity hosted events, the majority require tickets that you can purchase online. Floyd Mayweather will be hosting a party at The Oak Room Thursday night, Allen Iverson will be hosting a day event on Friday at The Oak Room and Slate and Kevin Hart will be performing at the Belk Theatre on Saturday.
There are a lot more events with big name celebrities like Gucci Mane and Dave Chappelle. Check out this article by CLTURE that gives a great overview of each celebrity event and where to find tickets.