You don’t want to miss the excitement this week has to offer. You can dine out during restaurant week, catch the BMX world championships in Rock Hill, and chow down with 20 food trucks in Huntersville. Also, a local magician takes to the stage and Imaginon hosts their own mini comic-con. Sure to be a great week.


Queen’s Feast – Charlotte Restaurant Week

July 21- 30

Multiple Participating Restaurants

Take the kids out for a special meal, or grab a sitter and plan a date night. Fun to try new places during Queens Feast.



Ivory Latta Book Signing Event

July 21 @ 11am-12pm

Brilliant Sky Toys & Books

Ivory Latta, a Rock Hill resident and WNBA player will read and sign her new book, Despite the Height.




July 21, 22 & 23 @ 8:00pm

Duke Energy Theater at Spirit Square

Best for ages 9 and up, catch this on stage magic show by Charlotte’s very own Haydini.



Summer Food Truck Rally

July 21 @ 5:30-9:00pm

Historic Rural Hill

Skip cooking tonight and enjoy food truck grub plus live music, craft beer, hayrides, games and more.



Gems, Minerals, Fossils

July 22 @ 10am-12pm

Latta Plantation Nature Center

Ages 6 and up are invited to learn about rocks and minerals, identify some of their own, and hike to find some new ones. Please register.



Safety Day 

July 22

Concord Mills

Come to Concord Mills to meet public safety officials, get a safety kit for the kids and enjoy a snow cone.




July 22 @ 12-4pm


Ages 11 to 18 are invited to Imaginon for their second annual event all about comic books, graphic novels, manga, and anime.



Natural Happenings: Fintastic Fish

July 23 @ 3:00-3:30pm

McDowell Nature Center

All ages are invited to join a naturalist to explore and learn about fish this afternoon.



Shark Week

July 23-30 @ 11am-3pm

Discovery Place Science

Check out the shark themed activities this week including fossil digs, crafts and dissections.



Charlotte Knights Home Games

July 24-26 @ 7:05pm

BB&T Ballpark

The Knights take on Columbus in a home game stretch this week. Enjoy this classic pastime with the family.



2017 UCI BMX World Championships

July 25-29 Times vary by event and day

Novant Health BMX Supercross Track in Rock Hill, SC

Lots of activities this week surrounding these championships including an opening event with live music, food trucks, rides and more.

Save the Date

August 4: Kids Bop Live @ Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre

August 25: Food Truck & Music in the Garden @ Winghaven Gardens