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Special Event: History/Science, Museum
Barnhill Photography Exhibit
OLD FORT, NC -- The process of making utilitarian objects by hand, using only natural materials and simple tools, fascinated William A. Barnhill at an early age. In 1914, inspired by Horace Kephart’s then-new book, Our Southern Highlanders, the 25-year-old...
Mountain Gateway Museum
Old Fort, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sun 7/30/17
Art: Class/Workshop, Folk Art/Crafts
Endless Embroidery with Susan Edmonson
Hand embroidery is beautiful as well as fun and relaxing. Each month we will explore a set of embroidery stitches that are similar in techniques.
Cabarrus Art Guild – Gallery, Gift Shop & Office
Concord, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Wed 9/20/17
Special Event: Living History
PETTY: Building a Family Legacy
The role of family has been synonymous with NASCAR since its inception, and few pedigrees epitomize its significance as perfectly as the Petty family’s. This talented multigenerational crew has been involved in the sport since the inaugural NASCAR premier ...
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Fri 7/28/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Dalton Gallery at the Center for the Arts | 2018 Exhibits
The Arts Council of York County is now accepting applications for 2018 gallery exhibitions in the Dalton Gallery at the Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill. The Arts Council is a non-profit organization committed to creating and supporting a th...
Center for the Arts
Rock Hill, SC

Fri 7/21/17 - Mon 1/1/18
Art: Photography, Art Show, Community Event
A Journey in Images: Images of Coastal Carolina Photo Exhibit
Mooresville photographer, Bart Mauceri Jr, is set to hold his annual exhibit featuring his works at the Special Collections Room of the Mooresville Public Library. This year's A Journey in Images exhibit, is titled “Images of Coastal Carolina”, focusing on...
Mooresville Public Library
Mooresville, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Fri 7/28/17
Music: Bluegrass
Blue Ridge Music Center: Mid-Day Mountain Music, 5/25-10/29
May 25-October 29, 12pm-4pm (Daily) Free The sounds of the fiddle, banjo, and guitar are likely to welcome you when you visit the Blue Ridge Music Center open late May-October. When you visit, you can experience regional traditional music each day o...
Blue Ridge Music Center
Galax, VA

Fri 7/21/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-4pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children
Carolina Harbor
We’ve got the coolest place to slide, splash, chill and dine—Carolina Harbor Waterpark. Carolina Harbor recently swam in as the #4 best outdoor water park in the country! Whether it’s plunging down a ride at racing speeds, playing with the little ones or ...
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sun 8/27/17 at 10am-10pm
Art: Art Show
Artists in Residence at Edgewood Cottage
Thursday, June 22 will be the opening day of Artists in Residence sponsored by the Blowing Rock Historical Society. The season will run for eight weeks and will feature painter, wood carvers and pottery.
Edgewood Cottage
Blowing Rock, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Tue 8/29/17 at 10am-6pm
Theater: Children's Theatre, Variety Show, Experimental/Perf. Art
Cirque Imagine
Back by popular demand, the high-flying acrobats from Cirque Imagine return to Carowinds Theatre. Moms, dads and kids can watch spectacular stunts and acrobatics right before their very eyes. Running from June 23 to September 4, this crowd-pleasing perfor...
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Mon 9/4/17 at 10am-10pm
Special Event: Art Show, Country/Folk, Americana/Roots, Folk, Fair/Festival, Film
An Appalachian Summer Festival
This annual celebration of the performing and visual arts is held every July in venues across the university campus, and features a diverse mix of music, dance, theatre, visual arts and film programming. Beginning as a small chamber music series, the festi...
Schaefer Center for the Performing Arts
Boone, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 8/5/17
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Cell Phone Drive for Cell Phones For Soldiers
Join Antonich & Associates for its Annual 4th of July Cell Phone Drive for Cell Phones For Soldiers. We collect gently-used cell phones throughout the month of July which are sent to Cell Phones For Soldiers, a national non-profit organization that collec...
Mark Antonich Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Mon 7/31/17
Art: Art Show
The Art of Illustration with Ashley Teets, Children’s book Illustrator
This class begins with an intro to illustrating for children with examples of works and publications. Discuss strengths and weaknesses of various pieces and move to fundamentals of the creating process and bringing an original character to life via a seri...
Charlotte Fine Art Gallery
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 9/16/17 at 10am
Dance: Dance/House, Dance Club, Classical Dance, Urban/Hip Hop Dancing
Caroline Calouche & Co. Summer Intensive Camp
Summer Intensive July 10-28 Ages 12+ Take your dancing and circus skills to the next level in CC&Co.’s Summer Intensive. Classes in contemporary dance, ballet, jazz, hip-hop, partner acrobatics, handbalancing, Cyr Wheel, aerial sling, silks, trapeze, r...
Caroline Calouche & Co.
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 7/24/17 - Fri 7/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography, Religious
Divine Signs
The Divine Signs collection represents seven years of work, and is an artistic and insightful representation of the strong influence Christianity and the Church have on Southern life and culture.
Levine Museum of the New South
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Community Event
K(NO)W Justice K(NO)W Peace
Co-created with activists and law enforcement, the media, students, clergy and civic leaders, "K(NO)W Justice K(NO)W Peace" explores the historical roots of the distrust between police and community, tells the human stories beyond the headlines, and engage...
Levine Museum of the New South
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/24/17 - Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/30/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/31/17 - Sat 8/5/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Children, Education
Passport to World Cultures Geography Camp
Campers at the Passport to World Cultures Geography Camp will explore the geographic regions and cultures of the world through research, stories, crafts, and activities. Campers will build and label a topographical map, research and present a country’s uni...
Charlotte Museum of History
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 at 8:30am-4:30pm
Special Event: Summer Camp, Pageant, For the Family
Popular music/drama/art camp for youth
Camp Vivace, a popular music, drama and art camp for youth, will be held July 17-21, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Living Saviour Lutheran Church, 6817 Carmel Rd., Charlotte 28226. The camp is open to all youth ages 7 to 13 and costs $75 per person. Led by ...
Living Saviour Lutheran Church
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 at 9am-2:30pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum
Alberto Giacometti: 45 Drawings Portfolio
In November 1963, nine months after his surgery, Giacometti printed a portfolio entitled "45 Drawings," a collection that reproduced selected drawings made over the course of his career, from the beginning of his art training up to the portfolio's publicat...
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 7/26/17 - Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/30/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
Celebrating Jean Tinguely and Santana
This exhibition features a survey of over 150 total artworks, including five original kinetic sculptures, spanning the forty-year career of this revolutionary Swiss kinetic artist.
Bechtler Museum of Modern Art
Charlotte, NC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 7/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Wed 7/26/17 - Sat 7/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/30/17 at 12pm-5pm
Theater: Children's Theatre
Charlie and The Chocolate Factory
The Community Playhouse of Lancaster County presents Road Dahl's Charlie and The Chocolate Factory. Tickets available at Lancaster County Council of the Arts or purchase tickets at the door. For more information please visit
Barr Street Auditorium
Lancaster, SC

Fri 7/21/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 7:30pm-9pm

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