So, you like to party? 4 must-do events for party people still to come in October

So, you like to party? 4 must-do events for party people still to come in October
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Dear Charlotte party people, here’s your lineup for the rest of October.

Apple Harvest Festival

  • When: Saturday, October 15 from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • What: 23rd annual festival includes hard and regular cider, hayrides and apple doughnuts.
  • Where: Windy Hill Orchard
  • Drive time? About 45 minutes from Charlotte.
  • Cost? $11.50 (includes fees). Gets you admission and a cup of hard cider of your choice (12oz).
  • Popularity? 4,900 interested on Facebook.
  • Hardcore party level: 6.25 out of 10.

South End Wine Festival

  • When: Saturday, October 15, 2 – 6 p.m.
  • What: Unlimited tastings from 25 different vineyards, live music and food trucks.
  • Where: Corner of Carson and Mint
  • Cost? $41.29 (including fees). Unlimited tastings and a free tasting cup.
  • Do Good: Designated driver entry is only $10, plus you get 4 free water bottles. Proceeds will benefit Classroom Central and their mission to equip students living in poverty to effectively learn.
  • Popularity? 2,100 interested in Facebook.
  • Hardcore party level: 7.50 out of 10.

South End Wine Fest


Sycamore 2 Year Anniversary Celebration

  • When: Saturday, October 22 from noon – 10 p.m.
  • What: Expect 2 stages, live music all day, 5 food trucks, indoor and outdoor pouring stations, craft beer, cider, wine, champagne.
  • Where: Sycamore Brewing
  • Perk: Giveaways for the first 100 guests.
  • Cost? Free.
  • Popularity? 1,300 interested on Facebook.
  • Hardcore party level: 7.50 out of 10.

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Rich & Bennett’s Halloween Pub Crawl

  • When: Saturday, October 29 at 1 p.m.
  • What: The largest Halloween bar crawl in the South East featuring specials at over 20 uptown bars.
  • Where: Uptown (check in at cover of College & 8th)
  • Cost? $20 at one of their prepay events, $25 online or $30 the day of
  • Bonus: Tickets include drink specials, koozie, giveaways, costume contest, and entrance to the annual Gravedigger’s Ball
  • Popularity? 910 interested on Facebook
  • Hardcore party level: 10 out of 10
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Photo via Facebook


4 bonus events for sports partiers

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Panthers vs. Buccaneers – Monday Night Football

When: Monday, October 10 at 8:30 p.m.
Tickets: here

Hornets vs Timberwolves – First preseason home game

When: Monday, October 10 at 7 p.m.
Tickets: here

UNC Charlotte Homecoming Game

When: Saturday, October 15 at 6 p.m.
Tickets: here
Bonus: Alumni Tailgate Village and Oktoberfest will be held at Hauser Alumni Pavilion

Checkers vs Grand Rapids – First home game

When: Friday, October 28 at 7:15 p.m.
Tickets: here
Bonus:
T-shirt giveaway to the first 2,000 fans

Cover image via the Find Your Center Facebook page

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