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This weekend in Charlotte April 4-6

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Today Friday, April 4, 2014

Soul of the South Uptown Food Tour


Uptown Charlotte NC 28202

Chefs & restaurant owners will explain the influence of Southern Heritage in their cuisine. Taste craft beers produced right here in Charlotte. For more information visit Feast Food Tours.

Viognier Tastings


Gallery Restaurant at The Ballantyne Hotel

10000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway Charlotte, NC 28277

Phone: 866-248-4824 | 704-248-4100

Gallery Restaurant & Bar will feature a Viognier tasting with complementing local cheeses and lavosh. Cost is $25 per person, and the event begins at 6pm. Reservations are recommended at 704.248.4100.

Step into Culture

Clearwater Artist Studios

223 Crowell Dr., NW

Concord, NC 28025

A FREE diverse, cultural experience with: shuttle service, music, food trucks and vendor tables, live demonstrations, poetry, spoken word, a student art gallery, a sense of community, and fun! Visit the website @ Step into culture.

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Pet Palooza

Indpendence Park

300 Hawthorne Lane

Charlotte, NC 28204

4/5/14 @ 10 am -3 pm

Join the Humane Society of Charlotte for Pet Palooza, presented by Animal Medical Hospital, for our annual fundraising dog walk & pet festival! Attracting 78 vendors & sponsors, 3,500 people, and countless pooches, last year's event was our BIGGEST ever! LET'S DO MORE for homeless pets in 2014...get involved in Pet Palooza today!

Spring Fling


Shelton Vineyards

286 Cabernet Lane Dobson, NC 27017

Phone: 336-366-4724

Shelton Vineyards host their third annual Spring Festival with FREE admission and FREE tours and tastings! Local artisans and craftsmen will be here with their handmade items. There will be special prizes on the Wheel, Specialty Cocktails available at the Patio Bar, hayrides and more! There will be something for everyone, so bring the entire family!

A Culinary Trip through Uptown - Tour De Food


224 E 7th St Charlotte, NC 28202

Phone: 336-406-6294

Gourmet food tours that begins @ 7th Street Market traveling through the uptown city streets sampling food and wine at some of Charlotte most beloved restaurants including Mert’s Heart and Soul located at 214 N. College Street. For more information and to purchase tickets, book now!

Culinary Tour through NoDa


Heist Brewery

2909 N Davidson Street Charlotte, NC 28205

Phone: 336-406-6294

Explore the eclectic vibe of NoDa (North Davidson Art District). Learn how it all started while we wind our way through this colorful neighborhood, tasting creative dishes from artisans at the local establishments. Book now!

Culinary Tour through Davidson (Lake Norman) - Tour De Food


209 Delburg Street Davidson, NC 28036

Phone: 336-406-6294

Take a tour of Davidson, N.C., a quaint little town full of history and rich in flavor. The tour starts at the Old Cotton Mill now known as The Brick House Tavern found at 209 Delburg St. There will be samples of some of the finest culinary delights participating establishments have to offer to include a local beer or wine tasting. You will get to meet the owners and chefs for a very personal experience unlike any other. Book now here.

Cooking with Executive Chef Gene Briggs: Easter Brunch


Blue Restaurant & Bar

206 N. College StreetCharlotte, NC 28202

Phone: 704-927-2583

Cooking Demonstrations from "farm to table". Learn the simple steps on how to prepare Chef Gene's delicious recipes. Each dish is served and paired with fine wines available for purchase at discount price. For more information visit Blue Restaurant & Bar website.

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Beer Me Brew Fest


All American Pub

1401-1499 S College St Charlotte, NC 28203

Phone: 704-499-9160

Habitat for Humanity of Charlotte presents Beer Me Brew Fest this Sunday. Beer lovers will experience local and regional beers on National Beer Day while experiencing local entertainment, participating in fun activities and celebrating the start of spring. All for a good cause! For more information and to purchase tickets visit Beer Me Brew Fest.



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