Things To Do In Charlotte May ’22

Charlotte May '22
Water Lantern Festival

Five Things To Do In Charlotte in May ’22, from family friendly events to those best enjoyed

Charlotte miniFEST – May 18 – 19

Located in NoDa, Bridging The Music presents Charlotte miniFEST to bring the community fun festivities and top-notch local and touring acts. With brilliant performances by talented artists, enjoy an evening full of music, arts and entertainment. Tickets are $20.

Where: 2909 N Davidson St STE 200, Charlotte, NC 28205 

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival – May 21

Grab some friends and a bib for the 15th Annual Beer, Bourbon, BBQ Festival. Enjoy an all-you-care-to-taste sampling of beer and bourbon. Tickets start at $42 – $75

Where: 11611 North Community House Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277 

Carolina BBQ Festival – May 22

Get your grill on at Camp North End as they present the Carolina BBQ Festival. This weekend is all about BBQ, and what better way to spend this celebration than savoring all the best-served Carolina Barbecue, complete with live entertainment, wine, beer and cocktail. Tickets range from $75 – $150

Where: 300 Camp Rd, Charlotte, NC 28206 

Charlotte Water Lantern Festival – May 28

Voted 1# for Best Cultural Festival by USA TODAY, this unique event features food, games, vendors, activities and music, all in an intimate atmosphere you can enjoy with friends and family of all ages. Ticket priced at $26 – $56

Where: 4400 Sharon Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211 

Coca-Cola 600 Charlotte NASCAR Memorial Day Race – May 29

Don’t miss the action of the Coca-Cola 600 Memorial Day Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Head to the tracks with a couple of friends and add some thrills and excitement at this longest race of the NASCAR Cup Series. Ticket cost starts at $49.

Where: 5555 Concord Pkwy S, Concord, NC 28027