There’s always something to do in The Queen City! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Charlotte this week.
1. SAVION GLOVER’S STePz
Monday, November 14, 2016, 7:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.
Tap master, Savion Glover, along with his ensemble of dancers are coming to the Knight Theater to show a different side of tap dance. Expect to be blown away by the versatility and skill of Glover and his team. Tickets start at $20. Learn more here.
2. CHARLOTTE CHAMBER YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MIXER
Wednesday, November 16, 2016, 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.
Get to know the Young Professionals from the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce this Wednesday! Food and cocktails will be provided and all you have to bring are your business cards and a go-getter attitude! Learn more here.
3. THE HIP HOP FELLOW
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 6:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Grammy award-winning producer, 9th Wonder, will be at this month’s Gantt After Dark. From 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m., the documentary, The Hip Hop Fellow, will be shown and a discussion comes immediately after. Following this screening comes music from a live DJ and fun! Learn more here.
4. YOUNG PROFESSIONALS THAT LOVE TRAP MUSIC
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 8:00 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
It’s that time again for all young professionals to loosen the tie, undo the top of your button up and prepare to perform your favorite trap songs! Head out and have some fun while enjoying the hookah and drink specials. Learn more here.
5. 3RD ANNUAL CHARLOTTE MOONSHINE FESTIVAL
Friday, November 18, 2016, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Gather your liver and make your way to Rooftop 210 in the Epicentre for a night of moonshine tasting. General admission grants you a sampling cup and 10 tickets. Want to get there early? VIP allows you to arrive an hour before general admission and five additional tickets. Learn more here.
6. BRUNCH & BREWS FOOD TRUCK RALLY
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Brunch from a food truck? Why not? Sycamore Brewing will be giving the option of seven trucks with breakfast and brunch items as well as craft beer, beermosas and mimosas. Learn more here.
7. NORTH CAROLINA TWERKSHOP
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Hey ladies! The Boss Chick Dance Workout group will be hosting a night of twerk cardio routines. Don’t miss this fun night of working out! Learn more here.
8. DOPE BEARDS OF CHARLOTTE
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
No Shave November is here and all participants (and the ladies who love the participants) should pay attention to this post. This Saturday, at Studio Movie Grill, Rush Beard Care will be launching their “Beard Balm.” Fellas, step out and grab a jar to help you finish the month strong.
9. LIPSTICK & COCKTAILS
Sunday, November 20, 2016, 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Once again…ladies! Please join the owner of Fancy525 as she launches her luxury lipstick line. Don’t miss the chance to win a few raffles and grab some giveaways. The place to be is Apostrophe lounge where you will also receive hookah and drink specials! Learn more here.
10. 10 MINUTE FACE-BYOB (BRING YOUR OWN BAG)
Sunday, November 20, 2016, 2:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Running late for work or a night out with friends but still want to have a beautiful, natural makeup look? Lorri Ashley is here to teach you how. Meet her at Tisun Beauty (South Charlotte location) this Sunday and don’t forget your makeup bag! Learn more here.
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