Moira Quinn: Charlotte Center City Weekend

CHARLOTTE, NC —

Saturday, June 19

Meet the Artist: Walking ArtPop Newsstand Tour

11:00AM – 1:00PM

This is a very cool Uptown walking tour. Walk from one end of Tryon to the other, and you’ll find 9 ArtPop Newsstands. ArtPop artists will be standing in front of their Newsstands, to chat about their art!

Saturday, June 19

Nebel’s Alley Night Market

3:00PM – 9:00PM

Design Center of the Carolinas

101 West Worthington Avenue

Nebel’s Alley Night Market is an evening event in South End, showcasing local and regional food, drinks and goods, and gifts of all kinds. It is set along Nebel Alley and Tompkins Alley in the Design District and happens on the third Saturday of each month.

More than 30 pop-up stores will line the alleys featuring handmade leather pieces, vintage accessories, clothing, home décor and local kombucha. Nebel’s Alley Night Market is produced by our pop-up retail partner, Esther & Elsa Retail, who is always looking for new vendors.

Monday, June 21

Make Music Day, Charlotte

4:00PM – 8:00PM

Victoria Yards:

4-5pm Beginner Guitar and Ukulele Class

5-5:30pm Pop and Country Sing-alongs/Play-alongs

5:30-6pm Open Mic

6-7pm Beatles Sing-alongs/Play-alongs

Disc Plaza

5-7pm Drumstrong Drum Circle

Levine Ave:

6pm-8pm Piano Performances

Make Music Day is celebrated on the summer solstice (June 21). It started in France, in 1982 as a full day where free, live music would be everywhere: street corners and parks, rooftops and gardens, store fronts and mountaintops. It was called Fête De La Musique. (In French, the name means both “festival of music” and “make music!”)

Saturday, June 26

Vegan Sidewalk Market at 7th Street Public Market

11:00AM-4:00PM

224 E. 7th Street

Vegan food and products are growing in popularity. No, find them in one place. The Market is partnering with local vegan businesses to showcase delicious food, body products, and more!