Pancakes and Booze
Jan
17
7:00 PM19:00

Pancakes and Booze

WHAT: Pancakes & Booze Art Show: Over 60 emerging artists showcasing their hottest work in a Warhol-style, anything-goes, massive warehouse environment--live music, body painting, multimedia displays, and FREE pancakes!   The show originated in 2009 in Los Angeles and since has popped up more than 300 times in over 35 cities around the world. Each show draws as many as 3000 guests throughout the night.

WHEN: 7:00 PM - 1:00 AM, January 17th, 2019

WHERE: Underground at the Fillmore
820 Hamilton St, Charlotte, NC 28206

Official Website


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Lenny Boy/Waterman Raw Bar "Pop-Up"
Jan
19
3:00 PM15:00

Lenny Boy/Waterman Raw Bar "Pop-Up"

Join The Waterman at Lenny Boy Brewing Co. for a FREE Raw Bar "Pop-Up" on Saturday, January 19th from 3pm-? 

Enjoy FREE Oysters on the half shell (till they run out) from The Waterman, delicious craft beer and kombucha from Lenny Boy.

We will have live music from Ezra Root, tons of swag and giveaways! 

Tag a friend, mark your calendar, and prepare for a great time!

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Queen City Brewers Festival
Feb
2
12:00 PM12:00

Queen City Brewers Festival

Queen City Brewers Festival shines the spotlight on locally produced beer and cider with invites exclusive to Charlotte-area breweries, brewpubs, cideries along with hand-picked restaurants, snack exhibitors and sponsors. Festival proceeds benefit ACEing Autism-Charlotte providing the resources needed to serve families affected by autism from Rock Hill to Cornelius, Gastonia to east Charlotte. Guests will enjoy beer sampling from 40 exclusively Charlotte breweries & cideries and complimentary foods inside the intimate Fillmore AND Fillmore Underground. Two tasting sessions: 12-3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. Tickets are $45, limited and will sell out. Enjoy Charlotte on tap 2.2.19!

Purchase here

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Brunch N'Learn: The Credit Edition
Dec
29
11:00 AM11:00

Brunch N'Learn: The Credit Edition

  • pin 3701 Arco Corporate Dr, Charlotte, NC 28273-7007 (map)
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Please join us for brunch as we kickoff our new series for 2019: Brunch n'Learns. Last year we helped over 40 people to the closing table with Welcome Home. In 2019 we plan to double that number!

If you are wanting to: set goals, ask questions about your buying power, increase your credit score and/or clean-up your credit profile: join us! This will be our first Brunch N'Learn BEFORE the new year. Attendees will be completing and sending off their first round of credit letters, learning how to evaluate their current credit report, setting goals for 2019 and learning how to evaluate their potential results.

Tickets for this event are $25 which include all of the tools needed to start the credit repair process (letters, stamps, and guidance), guidance with Identity Theft, brunch, goodie bags, conversations with special guests, goal setting and more!

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Dec
15
12:00 PM12:00

Main Street Fort Mill Jingle Jam

The Jingle Jam is COMING to (down)town! Help Main Street Fort Mill celebrate the holidays during our third Main Street Jam! On Saturday, December 15th from 12pm - 6pm, Main Street will be alive with Christmas shopping, music, food and beverages (some 21+) and pure Fort Mill fun.

Our Main Street merchants are ready to welcome you into their unique shops & restaurants and local artisans will be displaying their goods along Main Street.

FOOD TRUCKS: details to come!

LIVE MUSIC: details to come!

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Plaza Midwood Christmas Bar Crawl Santacon 2019
Dec
15
12:00 PM12:00

Plaza Midwood Christmas Bar Crawl Santacon 2019

Plaza Midwood is the location for Charlotte's SantaCon 2019! Saturday December 15, 2019 @12pm the fun starts @the Rabbit Hole! Take advantage of the super early bird special only $5 for a limited time only!

Join the excitement and be a part of the Santacon tradition.

https://www.santacon.info/Charlotte-NC/

to avoid Tickets surcharge order tickets on our site

https://www.quietparty.us/qp-bar-crawls

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Dec
12
6:00 PM18:00

Soul Food Sessions - Soul Sisters

Here at soul food sessions we promote diversity in the hospitality and we wanted to step that up a notch with our last event of an amazing 2018 for us. We will be hosting our first soul sistahs event where and amazing group of black female chefs are putting together and amazing menu for you all. In this celebration of Southern food we look to both pay homage to the "black granny" figure and look beyond the stereotypes associated with a beloved figure. Each chef will be using a different black woman as inspiration for the dishes! See you all there!

Purchase your ticket here.


Soul sisters Squad

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Dec
4
6:30 PM18:30

Beer vs. Wine Dinner

Wine and beer lovers unite! Vin Master is hosting a fall tasting event featuring all things seasonal in wine, beer and food.. Four courses will include a sweet or savory dish paired with one beer and one wine. YOU DECIDE which pairing works better! In the end who will win, BEER or WINE???????

Tickets $35, call or email to book ahead. $40 Day of booking!
More info here
704-307-5565 vinmasterclt@gmail.com

*MENU:

1. Butternut Squash, Apple and Bacon Bruschetta

2, Brie and Mushroom Fondue with Fresh Pears

3. Chicken Satay with Thai Pumpkin Peanut Sauce and Benne Seeds

4. Chai Cheesecake with Chocolate drizzle, Pomegrante coulis and Toasted Pepitas

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12 Bars of Xmas Bar Crawl
Dec
1
12:00 PM12:00

12 Bars of Xmas Bar Crawl

DESCRIPTION

The 12 Bars of Christmas Crawl is coming to town Saturday December 1st from 12pm-8pm!! Put on your best holiday onesies, Santa suits, ugly sweaters, and elf costumes and get ready to crawl!

Purchase Tickets Here

What you get:

- 16oz Bad Santa Stadium Cup for all your drinks!

- Santa Hat for online orders only while supplies last!

- Wristband for entry and drink/food specials!

- No cover with your ticket purchase!

- Drink specials at all participating bars!

- Everyone dressed in outrageous costumes!


Participating bars:

Whiskey River (Registration 12pm-3pm)

Fitzgerald's

Lucky's Bar & Arcade

Ri Ra Irish Pub

Tilt on Trade

More coming soon!


REGISTRATION: You'll receive your 16oz Santa Stadium Cup, Santa hat and wristband. If you can't make it by 3pm have a friend pick everything up for you and they will need to have your ticket.- Santa Hat for online orders only while supplies last!


TICKETS: You MUST have a copy of your ticket with you or on your phone. Screenshots will not work, it must be the actual ticket. Tickets are transferrable and not refundable. You can give your ticket to a friend to use if you cannot attend the event.

ROUTE: You’re able to go to any of the participating bars at your leisure after you register!

SPECIALS: From 12pm-8pm. All specials are listed on the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/642194332805733/

INTERACTIVE MAP: Find all the drink specials and bars at www.xmasbarcrawl.com/charlotte

ID: DO NOT FORGET YOUR ID!! It will be checked at every participating bar that you choose to go to. All participants must be 21 years old or older.

WEATHER: Event goes on rain, snow or shine!

Be safe and have a great time! Please don't drink and drive. Call a cab, Lyft or Uber, or have someone who will be a designated driver.


HAPPY CRAWLING!!


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World Tasting Tour
Nov
17
5:30 PM17:30

World Tasting Tour

You are invited to an exclusive wine tasting, featuring live music, food and auctions. This year's elegant event will benefit Girls On the Run. Girls on the Run is a physical activity-based positive youth development program that empowers girls in 3rd-8th grade to activate their limitless potential and boldly pursue their dreams. With a focus on access and inclusion, over 50% of girls in the Charlotte area receive financial assistance to enable their participation in this program.

At the event we'll have a number of premium wines to taste, some great live jazz and fantastic deals on silent auction items. So bring a friend, have a great time and benefit this worthwhile charity all at the same time.

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Charlotte Moonshine Festival
Nov
16
7:00 PM19:00

Charlotte Moonshine Festival

About this Event

Join us on November 16th at Rooftop 210, located on the third floor of the EpiCentre, for the 6th Annual Charlotte Moonshine Fest...featuring different moonshine flavors, sampling and LIVE MUSIC!!!

#MoonShineFestCLT

General Admission: Sampling cup, 10 sampling tickets

VIP Admission: 1 hour early entry, Sampling Cup, 15 sampling tickets

Tickets here

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Zipline and Dine
Nov
16
6:00 PM18:00

Zipline and Dine

Zipline and Dine takes guests soaring through the sky and climbing through the trees with a chef-curated meal awaiting at the end of the adventure. Take in a bird’s eye view of the USNWC as you fly on the Center’s longest zipline, spanning 1,625 feet before traversing a series of ropes bridges and platforms, and zipping 1,100 feet back down to Hawk Island. After a short hike back to River’s Edge, you’ll be greeted with a three course meal with new culinary creations being featured each week.

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Strange Brew 2018 - Beer Festival
Nov
10
6:30 PM18:30

Strange Brew 2018 - Beer Festival

For the 4th year in a row, we're working with some of the best breweries to create a festival based on brews no one would expect, or even dare to create, which is why we are celebrating our favorite annual event - Strange Brew!

This unique event will include plenty of breweries participating in this epic adventure to compete against one another by brewing, filtering, or infusing the strangest beers ever created.

With your ticket, you will be able to try every one of these brews, several times, and vote on your favorite one!


Purchase your ticket here

~ Live Music

~ Plenty of unique great food

~ Plenty of fun strange activities for you to participate in

~ An epic night you will never forget

LAST YEARS WINNER: D9 Brewing Company

Tickets are limited (every year it has sold out)! Purchase online ahead of time!

$25 tickets

Must be 21 years old to attend.

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Charlotte MACdown: A Mac N' Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting
Nov
10
2:00 PM14:00

Charlotte MACdown: A Mac N' Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting

Blackstone Shooting Sports presents the Third Annual CLT s'MACdown: A Mac N' Cheese Competition & Craft Beer Tasting that celebrates the dish by featuring variations spanning continents and cultures. Explore the culinary genius of Charlotte chefs as they carefully prepare exquisite versions of your favorite comfort food dish. Participating restaurants will forever transform your perception of your childhood favorite; from truffle braised duck mac & cheese to white cheddar and chorizo macarón con queso all paired with your favorite craft beers from around the region and Charlotte!

There will be a VIP Ticket this year - more details to come.

Brought to you by Elevate Lifestyle & SportsLink

NEW VENUE - Carolina Union Volleyball Club, Whitehall Corporate Center. 21,000 sq. ft. of space. (Across from Wild Wing Cafe)

Includes all you can eat Mac N' Cheese and Craft Beer samples from 45+ of Charlotte BEST restaurants and breweries!

FACEBOOK ONLY ALLOWS US TO UPDATE THIS INFO SO MANY TIME - For a update list of all sponsors, restaurants and breweries please check out the Eventbrite ticketing page.

PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS - More To Be Announced
Chef Jason Swanger - SodexUSA
Kid Cashew
Libations Kitchen & Bar
Gibson Charlotte
Burgers & Barley

PARTICIPATING BREWERIES - More To Be Announced
Birdsong Brewing Co.
Bold Missy Brewery
Cavendish Brewing Company
GoodRoad CiderWorks
D9 Brewing Company
The Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
Pilot Brewing
Red Clay Ciderworks
Thirsty Nomad Brewing

EVENT SPONSORS :: 
Blackstone Shooting Sports - TITLE SPONSOR
Work For Your Beer

ARTISANS ::
Purple Girl Designs by Amber
Cassie's Cake Pops
Ai Jewelry
Pet Wants Charlotte: The Urban Feed Store

Interested in being a part of the this great event? Reach out to use at info@ElevateLifestyle.com

AREA HOTELS :: 

EVENT BENEFITS
Project HALO (Helping Animals Live On) is a non-profit, NO-KILL animal rescue and sanctuary based in Charlotte, N.C. They are a 100% volunteer organization and are funded privately by generous donors.

Project HALO is a proud member of Partnership For Pets.

Project HALO rescues homeless, stray and unwanted dogs and gives them a second chance, providing a safe and loving foster home along with any medical attention they may need while looking for permanent loving homes to adopt them. All of Project HALO’s animals are spayed or neutered and are vet current at the time of their adoption. Further, they provide a home for those animals that are deemed unadoptable so they may live out the rest of their lives in a loving, caring atmosphere.

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SAUSAGEFEST 2018
Nov
3
3:00 PM15:00

SAUSAGEFEST 2018

We're back in 2018 for one of Charlotte's favorite events of the year!

JJ's Red Hots 7th Annual Sausagefest takes place on Saturday, November 3th, 2017 at JJ's Red Hots in Dilworth. This is an intimate beer and sausage tasting event hosted in our parking lot and rooftop deck. Ticket holders will recieve an 8oz tasting glass to fill throughout the event. Take these home as souvenirs... they're included in your entry fee!

Highlights (included in entry fee):

• Over 30 beers from 10 different local Charlotte breweries (to be announced in the coming weeks)

• A wide variety of sausages made EXCLUSIVELY for SausageFest (to be announced in the coming weeks)

• Live Music from The Whisky Dollars and Time Sawyer

Click here to view past Sausagefest Event Photos

*Due to space, tickets are limited. We like to keep this a small-ish event so you can enjoy more food, beer and music and less standing in line. 

Questions/Comments? Email Brandy bnewton@jjsredhots.com.

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GET BAKED: Halloween Edition
Oct
27
1:00 PM13:00

GET BAKED: Halloween Edition

Looking for things to do for halloween? Coming this fall on October 27th, Lenny Boy Brewing will be the SWEETEST place in Charlotte! Local dessert shops and bakeries will have desserts available for purchase. Bring your family and friends out to enjoy your favorite Lenny Boy brew or kombucha and satisfy your sweet tooth!

GET BAKED Dessert Market is FREE to attend, please register for your FREE tickets. 

Vendors accept cash and card, please ask beforehand to make sure. Eat your desserts onsite or take them home, most vendors will have take home boxes available.

Select vendors will have gluten-free and vegan options. List can be found on our website LoveDessertsCLT.com closer to date of event.

Vendors include: More TBA
Ninety's Ice Cream & Sandwiches
Christine's Konditorei
Abigail's - a cake affair
Cast Iron Waffles
Cookie Dough Bliss
Bizarre Buttercream
Smiles and Company Organic Cotton Candy
The French Cookie Bakery
Cerae's Goodies
It's Poppin Gourmet Kettle Korn
Sugary Smiles Cookies
LylliRey Catering
Cupcake Coop & Co. LLC
Cupcaken' Around

Follow us on Instagram @LoveDessertsCLT and facebook @Love Desserts CLT for previews of desserts that will be at the market.

Please utilize brewery parking, street parking, and Marie G Davis School parking lots. 

Event is family friendly and dog friendly. Foothills Brewery is wheelchair accessible. Event will happen rain or shine.

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Pie & Cider Pairing
Oct
26
7:00 PM19:00

Pie & Cider Pairing

Red Clay Ciderworks is teaming up with A Smart Cookie to bring you an event that's sure to satisfy your palate! 

Cider maker Jay Bradish and Baking Scientist Monica Nye, PhD, will walk you through four different pairings, each with their own unique flair.

Space is limited, so don't wait to get your tickets!

Ticket holders please check in at the bar upon arrival

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Taste for the Land 2018
Oct
25
6:00 PM18:00

Taste for the Land 2018

Enjoy a taste for the land at Catawba Lands Conservancy’s annual celebration of local food, farms and land conservation!

FEATURING:

  • Hors d’oeuvres and signature cocktails inspired by the harvest season

  • Wine and local beer

  • Live music on the patio overlooking Little Sugar Creek Greenway, a segment of the Carolina Thread Trail

  • Onsite local farmers market

  • Raffle prizes

Event proceeds benefit our efforts to save land, water, wildlife habitat, farm life and quality of life in the Charlotte region. All food and drink are included in ticket price.

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25th Annual Apple Harvest Festival
Oct
20
10:00 AM10:00

25th Annual Apple Harvest Festival

25th Annual Apple Harvest Festival! The Apples are all picked and that means it is time to celebrate! Come out and enjoy this Fall Family Tradition. 
- Open 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
- Music (10:00 - 12:30 and 1:00 - 5:00)
- Hard Cider Bar
- Hayrides
- Cider Donuts
- Apple Butter Making
- Scarecrow Making
- Local BBQ
- Children's Bounce House 
- And Much More.

THIS IS A LIMITED TICKETED EVENT...NO ADMISSION WITHOUT A PRE-PURCHASED TICKET. Purchase tickets here.

Parking will be located in the horse pastures above the orchard. A $5 per car donation is recommended and ALL PROCCEEDS go directly to the charity/organization directing the parking!

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Harry Potter Trivia
Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Harry Potter Trivia

Join us for Harry Potter trivia night, hosted by our very own trivia king, Tyler Norris. Each round (three in total) is sure to be a blast. Bring your *smart* friends (up to six per team), grab some grub from TIN Kitchen and fuel your answers with plenty of delicious beer as you fight for the win!

*10 BONUS POINTS if you dress up to match the theme!*

Because of the overwhelming demand (that would simply not fit in our tap room), we are now requiring teams to register (FREE tickets). 

In an effort to give everyone a fair shot, we aren't opening tickets right now, instead, we are opening registration on Monday, 9/24, at 10 am! Please know that they will "sell" out, so you'll need to act fast in order to reserve your tickets. 

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Black Restaurant Week
Oct
15
to Oct 21

Black Restaurant Week

 Charlotte BLACK Restaurant Week, will help Drive consumers to 20+ wonderful establishments and ensure these restaurants are SEEN, HEARD, & PATRONIZED!!  These restaurants will feature $10 and $20 meals. Black Food Truck Friday will also be uptown outside of the Gantt Center this week!

See participating restaurants here.

Cuzzo's Cuisine (3418 Tuckaseegee Rd.)
The Belle Grille (3022 Weddington Rd. #100, Matthews)
Seafood Connection Charlotte (630 University Center Blvd.)
E.R.D.'s California Style Soulfood (8432 Old Statesville Rd.)
La'Wan's Soulfood Restaurant (7520 S Tryon St. #19)
The Nappy Chef (5933 Albemarle Rd.)
Mangos Caribbean (3112 N Davidson St.)
Veltree-Vegan Soulfood (7945 N Tryon St. #110)
7th Restaurant & Lounge (321 N Caldwell St. #100)
STATS Restaurant & Bar (3425 David Cox Rd.)
Dog House Bar & Grill (7200 Albemarle Rd. l)
Mama's Caribbean Grill & Bar (1504 Central Ave.)
Red@28 (9539 Pinnacle Dr. #203)
Jazzy Cheesecakes (9402 Northlake W Dr. #102)
Recess Charlotte (832 Seigle Ave.)
The Factory Cafe Charlotte (1000 North Carolina Music Factory Blvd.)
The Cupcake Queen (201 W South Main St., Waxhaw)

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Grits & Biscuits
Oct
13
to Oct 14

Grits & Biscuits

To all our Kinfolx in North Cackalack, Grits & Biscuits is coming through to Raleigh and Charlotte back to back!!! In consideration for all the Carolinians affected by hurricane Florence, a portion of the proceeds from each night will be donated to relief efforts. So come on out to get loose with like-minded folx and shake somn' for a cause! 

Raleighwood, y'all are up first on Friday then Queen City will close out the weekend on Saturday. Come to one party or come to both, but make sure you come to have a good time!!! 

Who: Our NC Kinfolx!
What: Grits & Biscuits North Carolina Take-Over
When: Raleigh - October 12th AND Charlotte - October 13th
Where: Raleigh - The Ritz AND Charlotte - The Fillmore
Why: Booty shakin for a cause


TICKETS ON SALE THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 27TH at 10am at gritsandbiscuits.com. You must be 21+ with valid ID for entry. All sales are general admission tickets and final. There will be NO table or VIP sales offered. Y'all know the deal!

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Crabs and Beer by SouthEast Crab Feast
Oct
13
6:00 PM18:00

Crabs and Beer by SouthEast Crab Feast

Calling all BLUE CRABS & BEER LOVERS!!!! Please join us for the CRABS & BEER special event at Three Spirits Brewery on October 13th. This event will offer the Low Country Coastal Heritage of SouthEast Crab Feast ALL YOU CAN EAT fresh steamed Blue Crabs, Corn on the Cob, Fish & Chips, Music and a Complimentary Three Spirits Brewery Craft Beer. This event has limited capacity for each session therefore please secure your tickets at www.southeastcrabfeast.com before they sellout. No walkup tickets will be available once this event sells out.

A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the American Cancer Society (Charlotte Chapter). Please contact us at southeastcrabfeast@gmail.com if you have any additional questions.

Tickets here

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Grilled Cheese Festival
Oct
13
12:00 PM12:00

Grilled Cheese Festival

Who's ready to get CHEESY?

 Join us for the CHEESIEST festival of the year! Let your
tastebuds run wild as you sample some of the best and 
most delicious GRILLED CHEESES around.

Apart from the cheese goodness we'll also have
Live Music, Games and Activies, Cash Bars and some 
Awesome Vendors to keep you entertained all day long. 


Tickets here


Make sure to get your tickets early
this event SOLD OUT last year


TICKETS INCLUDE:

- Admission to the Festival
- 4 Grilled Cheese Samples (served in quarter sizes)
- 2 Beverage tickets 
- Live Music
- Games and Activities
- Access to CASH Bars
- Raffle tickets

You will be able to purchase more grilled cheese 
& beverages throughout the festival!

TICKET PRICES

EARLY ENTRY (12pm - 3pm)
Early Admission ticket holders may enter the festival
ONLY between 12pm & 3pm.  You do not have to leave at 3pm ONLY arrive before 3pm.

LATE ENTRY (3pm to 6pm)
Late Admission ticket holders may enter the festival
ONLY between 3pm & 6pm. The event ends at 6pm.

FIRST 50 TICKETS ONLY $10
1st Tier (7/31 - 8/31) - $15

2nd Tier (9/1 - 10/12) - $20
Day Of (10/13) - $25


This event is 21 and up only
No dogs allowed

(Sorry no kiddos, even the furry kind)
Rain or Shine Event

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Ayrsley Fall Festival 2018
Oct
13
11:00 AM11:00

Ayrsley Fall Festival 2018

Join us for our Ayrsley Fall Fest, October 13 from 11 am-4 pm! Enjoy local breweries, craft vendors, farmers market, live music, kids activities, petting zoo & more!

This event is FREE to the public and will be located on the Ayrsley event lawn in front of Piedmont Social House. Come eat and drink your way through fall, and see for yourself that Ayrsley has it all!

Register here


Looking for more information? Visit www.ayrsleyfallfest.com

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Pumpkin Fest
Sep
30
2:00 PM14:00

Pumpkin Fest

Join us September 30th for a Celebration of Fall & Pumpkin Beers! Featuring an amazing tap list of Seasonal Fall Beers including - 'Gourd Have Mercy!' 

Live Music on 2 Stages, Outdoor Pouring Stations, Food Trucks, Very Good Times!!

Food by
Cousins Maine Lobster
Baltimore Crab Cake Company - Charlotte
OooWee BBQ
TIN Kitchen
Papi Queso Food Truck
Gyro Twins Truck

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