$1 Movies at Regal, World Oceans Day, Free Salsa Lessons ~Things to do with Family this Week

And so it begins. What to do now that the hours are free and unencumbered? Here are a few thought starters:


Summer Movie Express 2016

June 7 (and Tuesdays and Wednesdays throughout the summer) @ 10am

Regal Cinemas (begins at Phillips Place this week, and others next week)


Take a break from the summer heat and catch a cool movie for the kids for only $1 each. Two movies show each day.

Tuesdays at Two

June 7 (and Tuesdays throughout the summer) @ 2pm

Main Street Children’s Museum in Rock Hill


Stories, creative movement and crafts designed for those ages 2 to 6. Go once or make it a weekly summer adventure.


June 9 (and Thursdays throughout the summer) @ 9-11:30am

Main Street Children’s Museum in Rock Hill


An awesome take on “day camp”. Two and half hours of fun for your 4 to 6 year olds. Please register as space is limited.

Sip & Stroll

June 9 (and Thursdays throughout the summer) @ 5-9pm

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden


Enjoy a summer evening in the garden with live music, food trucks, and fun.

Charlotte Symphony Community Concert

June 10 @ 8:15pm

Romare Bearden Park


School is out, it’s Friday, and there’s live music at one of Charlotte’s best parks.

World Oceans Day

June 11 @ 10am-4pm

Discover Place


Spend the day celebrating all things ocean. Check out fossils, create crafts, see marine animals and more.

Dinosaur Family Day

June 11 @ 10am-2pm

Museum of York County


Dino-sized fun abounds with a dinosaur parade, fossil rubbings and a presentation from Cold Blooded Encounters.

Beyond Rubik’s Cube – Block Party

June 11-September 5

Discovery Place – Uptown

beyond rubiks cube

This exhibit looks to be awesome…way more than just a room full of cubes. Hands on fun for the whole family.

West End Mambo Latin – Ritmo & Sabor

June 11 @ 4-9pm

Romare Bearden Park


The Bearden Music series goes Latin this afternoon with live music and FREE salsa lessons.

Concerts on the Green

June 12 @ 6-8pm

Davidson Village Green

concerts on the green

Put on your shaggin’ shoes for the sounds of Band of Oz tonight in Davidson.

Save the Date

June 14: Flag Day @ Discovery Place Kids

June 14 – August 23: Summer Movie Camp @ The Gem Theatre

June 18: Farm Day @ Charlotte Nature Museum

June 25: Clash of the Bots @ Schiele Museum of Natural History