There’s always something to do in The Queen City! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Charlotte this week.
1. MAN CRUSH MONDAY
Monday, February 26, 2018, 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
You’ve asked and The Prosocialites have answered. Man Crush Monday will be a monthly event honoring men who make a positive impact on the community. First up, is Dr. Martez Prince, the owner of the only black owned pharmacy in the city, Premier Pharmacy and Wellness Center. Learn more HERE.
2. THE RATPACK PRESENTS: WELCOME TO THE CITY
Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Start your tournament week off with The Ratpack. Unwind after a long day with a cigar from Secret Society Lounge on the patio or maybe a few drinks from the bar. If it’s been that type of day, you could possibly do both. Learn more HERE.
3. 2018 WELCOME TO CHARLOTTE MIXER
Wednesday, February 28, 2018, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
It is time again for the city’s top young professionals to join forces at Vapiano and bring to you a pretty dope event. Last year this event reached capacity so make sure you arrive early! Register today for free entry. Learn more HERE.
4. THE SOL KITCHEN TOURNAMENT WEEKEND KICKOFF W/ DJ LOUI VEE
Thursday, March 1, 2018, 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Take the day off on Friday and party with The Sol Kitchen and Loui Vee this Thursday. It’s the kickoff to the weekend and also DJ Loui Vee’s birthday bash which gives everyone two reasons to celebrate. RSVP for free entry before 11:30. Learn more HERE.
5. BLACK FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS
Friday, March 2, 2018, 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Stop by Three Spirits Brewery and either recharge after the day parties or charge up before the night parties from these delicious Black-owned food trucks. There will be a DJ on site if you’d like to party and local vendors if you would like the option to do a little shopping. Learn more HERE.
6. GORGEOUS AT THE RITZ
Friday, March 2, 2018, 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Your favorite Friday night event has returned. Gather your crew and prepare for a nightlife experience, not just a regular party. If you’ve already made plans, do not worry because you can meet the guys of King Entertainment here on Saturday night. Learn more HERE.
7. HUSH! THE SILENT HEADPHONE TOURNAMENT PARTY
Friday, March 2, 2018, 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
If you’re not in the mood to be in a loud club, these guys have you covered. Purchase your tickets to meet them at Draught and the only music you hear will come through the headphones. There will be 3 DJs providing the option to listen to Hip-Hop, R&B, Reggae/Dancehall, and Old & New School trap music. Learn more HERE.
8. HILLMAN DAY PARTY – SOPHOMORE YEAR
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 1:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Hillman welcomes back you sophomores to one of the top day parties of the tournament weekend. Register early for class to ensure you will not miss the experience of a lifetime. Dress is come as you are so you can rock school or Greek paraphernalia, 90s gear, or maybe even dress it up if you’d like. Learn more HERE.
9. FLY X NIGHT
Saturday, March 3, 2018, 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Spend your Saturday night on this heated rooftop in the heart of uptown with spectacular views of the city. If you rock with NXLEVEL then you know to expect nothing but good vibes. If you haven’t been to one of their parties yet, what are you waiting on? Learn more HERE.
10. HENNY & WAFFLES CHARLOTTE
Sunday, March 4, 2018, 1:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
This popular west coast brunch/day party is on tour and will be stopping in Charlotte for CIAA weekend. Along with an extensive brunch menu, Hennessy will be $10 all day long! Once brunch is over, the turn up begins with the day party lasting until 9. Learn more HERE.
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