Event Name When Where Description
Relay for Life Meeting 3/10/2015 Morrison YMCA Relay For Life® brings together people from all walks of life – all aimed at furthering the American Cancer Society’s efforts to save lives by helping people stay well, by helping people get well, by finding cures and by fighting back. Groups of friends, families, businesses, hospitals, schools, etc. form teams to raise funds and participate in the overnight event, to be held at the Morrison Family YMCA on May 29-30, 2015. Come find out more about the 4th annual Relay for Life of Ballantyne event and how you can get involved! RELAY FOR LIFE® OF Ballantyne INFORMATION SESSION Tuesday, March 10th, 2015 6:30 – 7:30 pm South Mecklenburg Presbyterian Church (Room 202), 8601 Bryant Farms Rd. Relayforlife.org/Ballantynenc Facebook.com/ballantynerelay
Crawdads Spring Fling 3/14/2015 Hickory The Hickory Crawdads annual Spring Fling event is back for another year, with the free ballpark party of games, food, and ticket deals scheduled for Saturday, March 14th from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at L.P. Frans Stadium. Single game tickets for the 2015 season will go on sale at the event, with the 'Dads offering a special "Pi Day" sale of $3.14 tickets to Opening Weekend (limit of 4 tickets per person/per person). The Crawdads will also celebrate "Pi Day" with their first-ever Pie Bake-Off Contest and Pie Eating Contest. Applications are currently being accepted for fans that wish to submit a pie for the Bake-Off Contest.
East Egg Hunt 3/28/2015 Banner Elk, NC Banner Elk's Second Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Pet Egg Hunt March 28, 2015 Join the fun in Banner Elk for the 2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt and Pet Egg Hunt in Tate-Evans Park! The day will begin at the Banner Elk Café with Breakfast with the Easter Bunny at 9:30am. From there, the Easter Bunny will head over to the park. The Town of Banner Elk, Banner Elk Chamber of Commerce and Cornerstone Cabin and Lodge are sponsoring the Children's Egg Hunt, beginning at 11am. After the egg hunt there will be a magic show by Jacob McCormick, music, dancing, face painting and wagon rides. My Best Friends' Barkery and the Avery County Humane Society have joined forces this year for the Pet Egg Hunt. All dogs and owners welcome! Pets must be on a leash and up to date on vaccines. The Pet Egg Hunt will begin at 1pm. For more information visit: www.bannerelk.org
Car, Truck and Bike Show 4/11/2015 Hudson, NC CAR & TRUCK & BIKE SHOW 04 /11/ 2015 9AM TO 5 PM SAWMILLS OPTIMIST PARK 4064 BAIRD DRIVE HUDSON Early registration for $10 until March 31. Forms can be picked up at Hudson Flea Market Saturdays or Sundays until March 31 or be downloaded from our website: www.goodolvets.webs.com
John Fogerty Concert 5/6/2015 Charlotte John Fogerty: 1969 Uptown Amphitheatre at NC Music Factory, Charlotte, NC Wed, May 6, 2015 08:00 PM John Fogerty will be bringing Creedence Clearwater Revival’s biggest and most beloved hits to the concert stage this spring and summer with the U.S. leg of his 1969 tour. During Fogerty’s November Canadian run, he and his band spotlighted key tracks from all three of the band’s 1969 albums every night -- featuring timeless tracks from Green River, Bayou Country, and Willy And The Poor Boys. Few bands had as productive a year as Creedence Clearwater Revival did in 1969 -- releasing all three albums in an 11-month period. Details: John Fogerty Please Note: Doors 7pm. Show 8pm. An Evening with John Fogerty. This is an outdoor venue. The show will take place rain or shine.
South End Hops Festival 5/16/2015 Charlotte South End Hops Festival Saturday, May 16, 2015 2-6pm Corner of Carson and Mint The 2nd Annual South End Hops Festival will have craft beers, live local music, and food trucks! Well-behaved dogs are welcomed to attend. Bring blankets/chairs for your musical and social enjoyment. This is a 21 and older event. General Admission $35 in advance/$40 day of includes 4 hours of unlimited beer tastings. Vip Tickets $50 includes: early entry starting at 1:00 PM, private seating, restrooms, and included catered food. We've saved a few choice brews that have been reserved just for VIP ticket holders and our VIP area is adjacent to the sound stage. This festival will benefit the Chronic Illness Relief Fund.
Rush Concert 5/28/2015 Greensboro NC RUSH will play Greensboro Coliseum on May 28th. Tickets will go sale Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. Over the course of their amazing career, Rush has lived a lifetime together, providing an influential soundtrack to many of their fans’ lives. Some have been with them since the start, while others have discovered them along the way and delved into their incredible body of work. After 40 years together and 20 gold and platinum studio albums – Rush is ready to celebrate with the most loyal fans in the world by embarking on their 21st tour, one which will most likely be their last major tour of this magnitude. Celebrate four decades of music with three incredible musicians – all in 1 night. More info at www.rush.com
Def Leppard/Styx/Tesla 6/30/2015 PNC Muisc Pavilion The ’80s are coming back this summer: Def Leppard is embarking on a 48-date summer tour in 2015, along with Styx and Tesla. June 30th, 2015 at PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte. “We’ve toured with both of these bands before,” Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott told Billboard, who broke the news. “Styx is a great bunch of guys and as American as mom’s apple pie all the way through. And we had Tesla on board when we did the Hysteria tour back in ‘87 … So it’ll be a great time on stage and backstage, I think.”
Dave Matthews Concert 7/10/2015 Charlotte Catch DMB Live on Tour This Summer! The greatest live band in the last 20 years of rock 'n' roll is back on tour this summer - and because tickets for the upcoming Dave Matthews Charlotte concert are on sale now, you won't have to miss the fireworks! This is your chance to hear DMB performing both their signature hits and their deeper cuts (every show on their 2015 Summer Tour will include two special sets), so don't miss out on this PNC Music Pavilion showcase. Dave Matthews Band 7-10-2015 Friday 7:00 PM PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, NC