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, April 23, 2018, 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Make plans to attend this event held to honor Marvin Price, a man doing amazing things for the Charlotte community and economy. This will not be your typical networking event. There will be a DJ on deck to keep you on your feet, drink specials provided by Loft & Cellar, and a room full of elite young professionals. Learn more HERE.
2. TUESDAY TASTINGS: BOURBON TASTING, CIGARS AND LIVE JAZZ
Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.
The Jazz Lifestyle is back with another Tuesday Tastings. This time, Secret Society Cigar Lounge is the vendor and will be on the patio to service you or bring your own. There will also be drink specials available and relaxing tunes from a live guitarist. Learn more HERE.
3. NBTTALKS CHARLOTTE
Friday, April 27, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Are you ready for your Next Big Thing? Join a panel of successful entrepreneurs in the city in a discussion about what it takes to push your life to that next level. Learn more HERE.
4. PLATINUM COMEDY TOUR
Friday, April 27, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Mike Epps, DeRay Davis, Tommy Davidson, and Don DC Curry and will be providing the funny this Friday night at the Bojangles Coliseum. Grab your tickets and be prepared to laugh all night long with these Kings in Comedy. Learn more HERE.
5. TRAPFITNESS WITH INHALE O2 OXYGEN BAR
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Ivanna Fitness and InHale O2 Oxygen Bar are teaming up to bring TrapFit to the city! They are inviting you to start your Saturday with a high-intensity workout to your favorite trap songs. Also, your ticket grants unlimited use of the oxygen bar. Learn more HERE.
6. BLACK WALLSTREET CHARLOTTE OYSTER ROAST
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Black Wallstreet presents the Inaugural Oyster Roast. This event is hosted by Congresswoman Alma Adams and she will introduce the Women Small Business Growth Act. This is a new bill which will forgive the student loan debt of women minority entrepreneurs so it’s not something you’ll want to miss. Learn more HERE.
7. 3RD ANNUAL CHARLOTTE HOUSING AUTHORITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND GALA
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 6:30 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Join the CHA and help them raise money to provide scholarships to some of Charlotte’s economically disadvantaged students. Every child deserves the opportunity to receive proper education and you could possibly help them attend the college of their dream. If you’re not able to attend the gala, crash the afterparty with some of your favorite young professionals. Learn more HERE.
8. TRAP KARAOKE
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 8:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m.
The official Trap Karaoke is back in the Queen City. As they say, “gather your squadron” for what will probably be one of the most fun nights of your life. If you want to perform your favorite trap songs, sign up before all slots are filled. Learn more HERE.
9. ADULT GAME “HOMETOWN” NIGHT
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 8:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m.
“Insert your city here” vs Everybody this Saturday night at the Morehead Tavern. Once again, expect to have a night of fun, laughs, and games with over 400 young professionals. Learn more HERE.
10. MIAMI’S 14TH ANNUAL ALL WHITE BIRTHDAY AFFAIR
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
‘Tis the season for all white. Miami, aka Mr. 305 is requesting that you come out in your purest for his 14th annual major birthday bash. If you’re a Taurus, entry is free before 11 and for everyone else, advanced tickets are $10. Learn more HERE.
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