Weekday Planner: 17 things to do in Charlotte this week

Weekday Planner: 17 things to do in Charlotte this week
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Bossy Bracket Box of Wings Special

2200 Freedom Drive | Through March 31 | $48 | Details 

Why you should go: Bossy Beulah’s is running a Box of Wings special throughout the NCAA Tournament that includes 3 lbs of wings with your choice of Bossy sauce, ranch, blue cheese, or hot sauce for $48.

Spindle Bar Spring Break

1115 N Brevard Street | 11am to 9pm | Menu prices | Details 

Why you should go: This week, Spindle Bar is hosting five days of events in honor of spring break. To kick off the festivities, there will be a new spring break menu and photobooth. Check the event page on Facebook for the full lineup of events.


March Madness Round of Deals at Brewers at 4001 Yancey

4001-A, Yancey Road | 11am to 10pm | Details

Why you should go: Brewers at 4001 Yancey is adding to March Madness by offering deals for each round of the tournament. For the Elite 8, they’re running $8 appetizers.

Trivia Night at Divine Barrel Brewing

3701 N Davidson Street, Suite #203 | 6:30-9pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Expect prizes for the winners, $8 flights, and$10 unlimited crowlers you can take home.

Maestra Music: Amplify 2021

Virtual | 8pm | Free, donations appreciated | Details

Why you should go: Join Maestra Music for Amplify 2021, the inaugural concert which aims to celebrate women in the musical theater industry. The concert will feature stories, conversations, and musical performances from some of the most highly regarded “Maestras” from Broadway and beyond. You must be registered in order to attend.


Pastry a la Mode with Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen

4001-C Yancey Road, Suite 100 | 6-9pm | $140 (for two people) | Details 

Why you should go: Join Chef Ashley Boyd from the beloved restaurant 300 East for a workshop dedicated to ice cream and pastries. You’ll be whipping up a toasted marshmallow ice cream with graham shortbread and dark chocolate honey ganache and a buttermilk tres leches cake with strawberry sorbet (wow).

Plant, Pot & Hops at Devil’s Logic Brewing

1426 E 4th Street | 7-8pm | $25 | Details 

Why you should go: Barry Greene, owner of Shades of Moss Plant + Design Studio will lead a workshop on the patio of Devil’s Logic Brewing teaching you how to pot your own plant. Tickets include the workshop, a plant kit, and a beer.

Unmasked: Lift Every Voice by the Harvey B. Gantt Center

Online | 7pm | Free | Details 

Why you should go: Talk show personality and influencer Ohavia Phillips will lead a panel discussion with the curators, artists, and city planners involved in the Black Lives Matter mural and Lift Every Voice exhibition at the Harvey B. Gantt Center. The dialogue will center around the mural’s journey, from inception to fruition, and also discuss the regional and national impact of the mural.


Free 10-Inch Cheese Pizza from Izzy’s Woodfired Pizza

2900 Griffith St. | 5-8:30 p.m. | Free with purchase | Details 

Why you should partake: Spend $10 and get a complimentary 10-inch cheese pizza from Izzy’s Woodfired Pizza at Triple C when you order using the Intown Delivery app. Offer valid through the end of March.

Run Club with Taproom Social

430 W 4th Street | 6:30-9pm | Free | Details 

Why you should go: Go for a 3-mile run along the route that goes past the Panthers stadium, then reward yourself with a post-run beer and a grub from a featured food truck.

Queen City Streams Series: Doneta Dawson

Online | 7pm | Free, $10 donation appreciated | Details

Why you should attend: Tune in virtually to hear R&B artist Doneta Dawson perform live from Neighborhood Theatre.


Protagonist NoDa Fun Run

3123 North Davidson Street, Suite 104 | 6-7pm | $7 | Details 

Why you should go: Protagonist Brewing and NoDa Fit are hosting weekly fun runs that will have a different route each week. There will be four stops with bodyweight exercises along the way to receive a full-body workout. After the run, you can enjoy a post-workout beer.

Stroke Putt Thursday League Kick-Off

1318 Pecan Ave, Suite 101 | 6pm | Free to join | Details 

Why you should go: This 9-hole golf league is a fun way to be social and enjoy a little bit of friendly competition. Join as a two-person team or as a single-player. League rounds are available for purchase each week or you can save by pre-paying for 9 or 18 rounds.


Eat Drink Shop LOCAL South End

South End Neighborhood | April 2nd through May 23rd, 2021 | $20-$45 | Details 

Why you should go: When you purchase an Eat Drink Shop LOCAL South End Passport you’ll gain access to exclusive deals from 55+ of South End’s best businesses. Use promo code “AXIOSCLT” at check out to save.

Movies at Victoria Yards: Who Framed Roger Rabbit

408 N Tryon Street | 5pm | Free | Details 

Why you should go: Enjoy a movie under the city skyline at Victoria Yards. Starting at 6pm there will be food trucks, alcoholic beverages, and live music. The movie will start at 8:15pm and CDC guidelines will be upheld. This is a free event, but you must reserve your ticket online. All movie nights at Victoria Yards are 21+.

PORTRAYAL: An Alternative Portrait Exhibition at Goodyear Arts

301 Camp Road, Suite 200 | Fridays, 6-9pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Head to the Goodyear Arts gallery in Camp North End to check out this alternative portrait exhibition featuring the work of several talented artists. Masks, social distancing, and capacity limits will be in effect.

The Whiskey Club at The Ballantyne Hotel

10000 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy | 6:30-8pm | $65 | Details 

Why you should go: Experience a popular monthly tasting at The Ballantyne Hotel. April’s Whiskey Club tasting will feature four sensational expressions of Glenmorangie single malt family: Ten Year, Lasanta (12-year sherry cask finish), Quinta Ruban (14-year port cask finish) and Nectar D’Or.

Check out more upcoming events on our Event Board. Hosting an event? Reach more Charlotteans through an Event Listing, which includes placement on our Event Board and in our newsletters’ Classifieds section. Have a scoop about a cool event? Email symphony.webber@axios.com.

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