Moira Quinn: Movies on the Deck, We’ve Got the Jazz Fest, and Taste of Charlotte

CHARLOTTE  — From outdoors movies, to live music, and the best food and drink the Queen has to offer. Moira Quinn from Charlotte Center City Partners shares some upcoming events for you and the family.

Thursday, May 30

Movies on the Deck

Opens 7:00pm, Movie 8:30pm

400 South Tryon Parking Deck-4th level

Free event (parking deck fees apply)

We are happy to join Trinity Partners to bring back this free summer tradition! Movies on the Deck is back with a summer blockbuster – Jaws. The space opens with live music at 7pm. Beer from resident culture, food from JJ Red Hots and King of Pops. The event is free. If you park in the 400 South Tryon deck, parking fees will apply.

Sunday, June 2

We’ve Got the Jazz Fest

12:00pm – 6:00pm
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. 420 South Tryon Street
Admission cost – $7.46

Benefits Promising Pages

This Sunday – This family-friendly event highlights the importance of jazz culture in the Charlotte community, featuring music by Harvey Cummings II, The X Men, Greg Cox and more. Shop local vendors and food trucks and enjoy beer and cocktails. Hugo, the Charlotte Hornets’ mascot, will accept new and gently-used elementary school books to benefit Promising Pages.

June 7-9

Taste of Charlotte

Friday & Saturday 11:00am-11:00pm

Sunday 11:00am-6:00pm

Free admission-Coins for food/beverage/kids activities

Tryon Street from Stonewall to 5th Street (6city blocks)

Taste of Charlotte, presented by Food Lion, is a 3 day festival featuring over 100 samples from area restaurants along with Live Music and Entertainment, Interactive Children’s Activities, Cooking Demos, Street Performances, Unique Shopping and a large variety of  local, regional and national partners interacting with festival goers, providing information, coupons and free stuff!

Admission to Taste of Charlotte is FREE.  Purchase festival coins to use for restaurant samples, beverages and kid’s activities.  You can purchase your coins on site at booths located throughout the festival or pre-purchase them before arriving and just pick up at a coin booth!

No dogs, please