Event Name When Where Description
South by Southeast Springfest 4/25/2014 Spartanburg Carma Inc presents South by Southeast -SXSE- Springfest 2014 at The Music Camp on April 25th and 26th, showcasing local and regional talent, artisans and food vendors. 15 bands! FRI: LIVE music from 7pm - midnight (5 bands) - The Marcus King Band - St. Maurice - Vinyl - Inhibit - O'Neal Township SAT: LIVE music from 1pm - midnight (10 bands) - Pierce Edens & The Dirty Work - Wasted Wine with Discordia Arts - Greenfield Excursion - Justin Mccorkle Band - Loaded Toad - Milli Fungus / Four 14 - SourceS - 6 mile Sonic - The Monterreys - Piedmont String Benders - Gate donation: Friday $15 Saturday $25 Fri/Sat $35 Children 12 and under FREE * RAIN OR SHINE! Large covered area with table and chairs on site. * Camping Encouraged! * Coolers Welcome * No Pets * Family Friendly - The Music Camp is located at 190 Childress Road, Spartanburg, SC. Exit 80 on I-85, follow detour signs.
Biking Out Child Obesity Event 4/26/2014 Charlotte Genesis Project Family Wellness Center in Charlotte presents the "Biking Out Childhood Obesity Event", April 26th from 1pm-3pm on 1520 Clanton Road, Charlotte. They are seeking volunteers...bike riders, caregivers, college students, community leaders and anybody else who can lend a hand. For more info on volunteer opportunities contact Veronica Atkins at vatkins@genesisproject1.org
Western Piedmont Symphony Concert 4/27/2014 Hickory Sunday, April 27 The award-winning Western Piedmont Symphony presents the Symphony Under the Sails Spring Pops FREE outdoor concert, Sunday April 27 at 5 p.m. Bring a lawn chair and a picnic and enjoy the sounds of the symphony in downtown Hickory’s Sails on the Square on a spring afternoon. In case of inclement weather the free concert will be at Hickory’s SALT Block Auditorium.
Drumstrong Rhythm and Arts Festival 5/16/2014 Weddington, NC DRUMSTRONG Rhythm & Arts festival, an annual 3 day event in the rollin g pastures of Misty Meadows Farm in Weddington, N.C., has confirmed its performer lineup for May 16-18. This year’s acts include: Railroad Earth, The Felice Brothers, Kopecky Family Band, Chatham County Line, American Aquarium, Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, D om Flemons (Formerly of Carolina Chocolate Drops) , Joe Pug, HRVRD, Lost in the Trees, The Mantras, The New Familiars, The Love Language, Marley Carroll, Bombadil, Overmountain Men, Junior Astronomers , Dirty Drummer, Elonzo, Ancient Cities, Super Ape, Grown Up Avenger Stuff, Of Go od Nature, Replicas, Sinners & Saints, Time Sawyer, Pullman Strike, The Business People, Cairo Fire, Miami Dice and more to be announced Located just 4 miles south of Charlotte in Weddington, NC, festivities start Friday evening with outrageous stage sets, art & food vendors, a craft beer garden, yoga, KidzFun and some “warm up” drum circle activity. We have onsite drum and yoga instruction, health expo, vendors with drums, food, and unique souvenirs. Come out and play, drum, learn, dance, eat, camp and show your support. More info at www.drumstrong.com
Foreigner/Styx/Don Felder 5/31/2014 Charlotte Foreigner/Styx/Don Felder, May 31st at PNC Music Pavillion in Charlotte. Three of the most prominent names in 70s and 80s rock and roll announced a co-headlining tour: "The Soundtrack of Summer" will feature English rockers, Foreigner; America's greatest rock band, Styx; and legendary guitarist and former Eagle, Don Felder. Foreigner and Styx will alternate closing duties throughout out the tour while Don Felder will get the crowd revved up and ready to rock. This will be the tour of the spring/summer.
Boston Concert 6/10/2014 Music Factory, Charlotte Boston "Heaven on Earth Tour"... June 10, 2014 Charlotte, NC Uptown Amphitheatre at the Music Factory. More info at www.bandboston.com
Elton John Concert 6/14/2014 Charlotte NC Elton John in Concert at PNC Music Pavillion in Charlotte, Saturday June 14th. For more go to livenation.com
Sunshine's Charity Run 6/27/2014 Ferguson, NC Sunshine’s Charity Run June 27-29, 2014 for spinal cord and brain disorders Benefitting the American Syringomyelia & Chiari Alliance Project, Inc. Rider's Roost, Bikers Resort and Campground 100 Elk Creek Rd, Ferguson, NC 28624 www.ridersroost.com (336) 973 -8405 Riders’ Roost Campground Concerts: Friday Night Band Time Flyers 9PM Saturday night 10PM Brian Spainhour, followed by open jam Visit “Sunshine’s Charity Run” on Facebook for ticket information or go directly to https://asap.myetap.org/Sunshine-Charity-Run Saturday Bike Ride will start at Crossroads-HD Kickstands up at 11:00 AM ride along the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway $15/Rider and $10/Passenger (includes tshirt, raffle tickets & lunch) Ride and Concert Package $30/Rider $25/Passenger (includes t-shirt, raffle tickets, lunch and concert) Great Give-a-ways
Phish Concert 7/25/2014 Charlotte Phish Summer Concert Tour...Friday, July 25th at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte. More at livenation.com
James Taylor in Concert 8/3/2014 Charlotte James Taylor and His All Star Band August 3rd, 2014 at PNC Music Pavillion in Charlotte
Motley Crue/Alice Cooper 8/19/2014 Charlotte Motley Crue and Alice Cooper Tuesday, August 19th at PNC Music Pavillion in Charlotte. More at livenation.com.