Your guide to the best events happening in Charlotte this Labor Day weekend!
Friday, August 31st
Matthews Alive Festival
Bring the kids and expect fair rides, live music and food from over 30 vendors!
Friday, August 31st, through Monday, September 3rd
Stumptown Park – S. Trade Street Matthews
Free admission. Paid rides.
Belk College Kickoff Game Tailgate Concert
Performances from Brad Paisley and Kane Brown!
6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
American Legion Memorial Stadium – 1218-1238 Armory Dr.
Tickets $12 and up.
Friday Nights at Camp North End
Expect food trucks, live music and art! NoDa Company Canteen will be there pouring up drinks!
5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Camp North End – 1824 Statesville Avenue
Saturday, September 1st
Bearden Birthday Bash
Performances from saxophonist Shableek and violinist Ken Ford! There will be food trucks and beer tents, don’t forget to bring your picnic blanket!
7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Romare Bearden Park – 300 S. Church Street
Belk College Kickoff – West Virginia vs. Tennessee
Kick off the College football season at B of A!
Bank of America Stadium – 800 South Mint St.
Tickets starting at $92.
Sunday, September 2nd
Labor Day Celebration at U.S. National Whitewater Center
Plan a full day jam packed with activities fro the whole family then end the night with live music from Dr. Dog and Great Peacock and a firework show!
9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
U.S. National Whitewater Center – 5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy
Free admission. $6 parking.
Front Porch Sunday in South End
This is a street market showcasing local artist and artisans, be sure to check the schedule for other activities like yoga!
12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Shook Kelly – 2151 Hawkins Street
Monday, September 3rd
Jazz Under the Stars 2018
Plan a romantic date night sipping wine, watching the sunset and listening to jazz to end the long weekend!
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden – 6500 S New Hope Rd. Belmont, NC 28012
Blue Blaze Brewing Labor Day Celebration
Expect live music, a FREE taco bar and $2 off pitchers all day!
2 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Blue Blaze Brewing – 528 S. Turner Avenue