You know the drill—our complete guide to the best of August in Charlotte. Take your pick from these can't-miss events, or go to them all! Don't just think about it, go do it!
Put on your best rainbow garb and head to the region's largest LGBTQ Pride event. With a free two-day festival and a parade, there are plenty of ways to show your true colors.
Get all dolled up for this annual event benefitting the National MS Society. Come for the cause, stay for the live orchestra, swing dancing and revelry.
Celebrate all LoSo has to offer by taking over the block! Enjoy Sugar Creek Brewing, Red Clay Ciderworks, and so many more amazing neighbors on the block, plus live music and more.
Summer time vibes are in full swing with this corn hole tournament! Test your skills, or come enjoy some food and drinks. Proceeds from the event will go to benefit Special Olympics NC!
Cool off at this hot party! Come for the best rooftop view in town, stay for the boozy popsicles from King of Pops.
Celebrate celebrate celebrate six years of Triple C! There will be music all day, with Dangermuffin closing out the night.
Get your gumbo on at this annual back-to-school fundraiser. Feast on a low country buffet with fried fish, crabs, rice, gumbo, and more. Kids eat for free with a paying adult!
Come out for this taco fest to end all taco fests. You'll get to sample tacos from local restaurants, beer from local & national breweries & tequila if you dare.
Have some colorful fun with all your friends—while raising money for a good cause. Teams of 8-16 players compete in a tournament-style game event, complete with water guns, powder paint, and more.
The largest Puerto Rican festival in the South East is right here in Charlotte, hosted at our very own Symphony Park. Sample savory Puerto Rican cuisine, play games, and dance the night away!
Seafood lovers, are you ready to get your fill? Enjoy summer delights al fresco, with all you can eat blue crabs, fish and chips on the side, and a snow crab leg platter if you want to get fancy.
Experience and understand more about India's culture, customs, and music—all without leaving Charlotte.
Unwind with Americana & Roots music in this gorgeous outdoor venue. Sit back, and start feeling summertime fine with some local favorites.
Cool off in the pool then heat it up at the party. Craft City Social's summer pool parties include cabanas, booze, food, and music for a day that's sure to be fun.