Take a break from the hectic Back-to-school schedules to enjoy a well-deserved girls night out. Whether you’ll hit up a yoga class or catch the latest fashions on the runway, there’s something for your group in our round-up of the best girls nights out this September.
Neiman Marcus Beauty Event
September 6 – 16 | Neiman Marcus SouthPark
The annual Neiman Marcus beauty event is a can’t miss. Two events to attend with your best girls:
- September 7: Gievenchy First Anniversary Celebration, 5 – 7 p.m.
Drop in for sips and sweets in celebration of your support and receive a token of appreciation.
- September 14: Chanel National Makeup Artists Fred Vellon, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Get a personal consultation and discover the best in fall skincare and makeup.
$2 Yoga Classes at VIBE5
Tuesdays in September | 720 Gov. Morrison Blvd.
Each Tuesday in September, VIBE 5 will host a 7 p.m. yoga class for just $2. Post-workout, head to nearby Yafo Kitchen or Tandur to continue girl’s night.
Southern Roots & Cowboy Boots Cattle Baron’s Ball to Give Cancer the Boot LAUNCH PARTY
Wednesday, September 5 | 3701 North Davidson Street | 6 – 8 p.m.
Ahead of the Southern Roots & Cowboy Boots Cattle Baron’s Ball on November 10, this launch party will give you and the girls a sneak peek with a western-themed fashion show, cuisine from Xenia Hospitality Group and more. Dress in your best western chic to truly enjoy the theme.
Exhibition Opening: New Paintings by David Kroll and Ron Porter
September 7 | Hidell Brooks Gallery
Hidell Brooks Gallery will host an opening reception for artists David Kroll and Ron Porter, who are both displaying new works. Meet the artists themselves, view the works and mingle.
No Man’s Land Film Festival
Saturday, September 8 | McGlohon Theater | 6:30 p.m.
Don’t miss your chance to experience this all-female adventure film festival based out of the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. Don’t miss the pre-show panel discussion at 6:30 p.m. led by local women in the world of outdoor adventure. $12 general admission.
Love Never Dies
September 11 – 16 | Belk Theater
Make plans to see the sequel of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Phantom of the Opera. Love Never Dies picks up years after the classic love story ten years after the phantom’s disappearance from the Paris Opera House. Tickets start at $25.
Film & Fashion: The Gospel According to André
Wednesday, September 12 | Mint Museum Randolph | 7 p.m.
Grab a seat on the Mint Museum Randolph lawn for a special screening of a new documentary highlighting the life of international fashion icon André Leon Talley. The celebrated former editor-at-large for American Vogue magazine and curator of the special exhibition, The Glamour & Romance of Oscar de la Renta, will be in attendance. Your group will also enjoy free popcorn, a cash bar, live music and giveaways. $10 general admission.
IV Hydration Event
Thursday, September 13 | H/K/B Southpark | 6 – 8 p.m.
Discover what IV therapy can do for you at this special IV hydration event at H/K/B cosmetic surgery. Check out all of the available treatments in our post here, and make plans to attend for physicians presentations, patient demonstrations, promotional offers and light refreshments. RSVP here!
Arts in the Garden
Thursday, September 13 | Wing Haven | 6 p.m.
Relax in the abundance of Wing Haven Gardens with a glass of vino and the company of works created by local artists. Peruse paintings, ceramics, blown glass and more plus enjoy refreshments, live music and light hors d’oeuvres. $15+.
Zac Brown Band: Down the Rabbit Hole Live
Thursday, September 13 | PNC Music Pavilion | 7 p.m.
Zac Brown Band will take the stage this month at PNC Music Pavilion. Whether you’re partying on the lawn or up close, everyone will enjoy singing along to their favorite feel-good songs. $35.75+.
Make & Mingle: Succulent Planters
Thursday, September 13 | Discovery Place Science | 6 p.m.
At this edition of make and mingle, you’ll design wooden home address planters for the exterior or interior of your home. $45 per person.
Grand Re-Opening Celebration of Mint Museum Uptown
Friday, September 14 | 6 – 9 p.m.
We’re thrilled for the re-opening of the Mint Museum Uptown, and the grand re-opening celebration makes for a perfect GNO. Enjoy Lumisonica, a new interactive light and sound installation on the grand staircase, the opening party for Mainframe, a new juried art show presented by the Young Affiliates, new works on view, live music by Dawn Anthony and the Synergy Jazz Ensemble, a cash bar, shop discounts and more. Free admission.
Dilworth Home Tour 2018
September 14 – September 15 | Dilworth Neighborhood
Tour seven picture-perfect homes and gardens in Dilworth, the city’s first streetcar suburb. Whether you bike (free rides provided by Charlotte b-cycle), drive or walk, this self-guided tour is sure to be a hit. $25 per person. Proceeds benefit New Dilworth Elementary.
Reese Witherspoon’s Whiskey in a Teacup Tour
Wednesday, September 19 | Belk Theater | 7:30 p.m.
Add one more girlfriend to your gang this month, the one and only Reese Witherspoon. Celebrate her debut book, Whiskey in a Teacup, and hear Reese share personal stories from her life growing up in the South. Tickets include a copy of the book.
Opera at the Market
Friday September 21 | 7th Street Public Market
Great food, fashion and opera meet at the market on September 21. See pop-up performances from Opera Carolina, grab food and drink specials from the Assorted Table Wine Shoppe and Zia Pia Italian Kitchen, and see a New York Fashion Week designed Opera Recycles gown in person.
Charlotte Symphony Gala Opening Night: Joshua Bell Plays Brahms
Friday, September 21 | Belk Theater | 7:30 p.m.
Don’t miss the opening of the Charlotte Symphony’s 2018-2019 season, where violinist Joshua Bell will play Brahms’ Violin Concerto. Tickets start at $49.
A Day of Beauty
Saturday, September 22 | Graper Cosmetic Surgery, 2915 Coltsgate Road, Suite 103 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Enjoy a girls day out as Graper Cosmetic Surgery hosts A Day of Beauty on September 22. Attendees will enjoy free mini-consultations with Dr. Graper and Dr. Harper, free imaging of anticipated results, 10% off all surgeries scheduled, specials on Botox appointments, up to $10,000 in door prizes and a chance to win a $1000 Nordstrom shopping experience and more. Call 704.375.7111 to schedule appointments for Cosmetic Surgery Consults and Botox Appointments, or email [email protected]
Pink Pint Night
Thursday, September 27 | NoDa Brewing Company | 4 – 9 p.m.
The 7th annual Pink Pint Night kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with live music, food trucks, a special pink brew, silent auction and more. Supports the Levine Cancer Institute’s Project PINK, which provides mammograms to local uninsured women.
Andrew Leventis: Mise-en-Scene
Friday, September 28 | Sozo Gallery | 6 p.m.
Find the beauty in the everyday in the opening of Andrew Leventis’ Mise-en-Scene. Each work recreates an overlooked moment in film, from city sidewalks to vintage tea sets.
Wine Women & Shoes 2018
Friday, September 28 | The Westin Charlotte | 6:30 p.m.
As the name suggests, this year’s Wine, Women & Shoes event has all the makings of a girls night out. See the latest from designer boutiques, sip on wine, nibble on hors d’oeuvres, enter to win
Fall Into Fabulous- Fashion Show
Saturday, September 29 | Waverly Charlotte | 6 – 9 p.m.
Get a sneak peek into the hottest fashions for fall as new pieces from Waverly’s boutiques hit the runway, plus enjoy food and fun with emcee Michelle Boudin. This GNO is also a chance to give back – bring gently used handbags and accessories to donate to Dress for Success. Free admission.