There’s always something to do in The Queen City! Check out my curated event list for Black professionals in Charlotte this week.
1. FOODIES & FELLOWSHIP: CHRISTMAS WITH CLARICE
Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
The IntenseDiva and her foodie alter-ego, Clarice, will be hosting this month’s event at Kanvas Gallery & Lounge. RSVP so that you won’t miss a night of food, fun, crafted cocktails and networking! Learn more here.
2. ROLL BOUNCE 2016
Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 7:30 p.m.
Grab your 80s/90s gear for a night of fun at Kate’s Skating Center! Hosted by Davon Bailey of EatWorkPlay along with the NurseMonthlyMingle. Proceeds will be donated to the Salvation Army Center of Hope Shelter for Women and Children. Learn more here.
3. THE HOLIDAY GATHERING: 90s EDITION
Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 8:00 p.m.-12:00 p.m.
The Sigmas of Charlotte along with the Sol Kitchen will be hosting their annual toy, clothing and non-perishable food drive. Join them at Stache House with whatever items you choose to donate! Learn more here.
4. PAINT ‘N PLAY CHARLOTTE
Friday, December 16, 2016, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Paint ‘n Play is a night of painting, live music, food, giveaways and a dance performance. Entry is free and the location is at Industry (the old Osso in the music factory). Learn more here.
5. NATIONAL BLACK MBA ASSOCIATION 2016 HOLIDAY PARTY
Friday, December 16, 2016, 7:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m.
Meet the NBMBAA at the Dunhill Hotel for their annual holiday party. v101.9’s DJ 06 will be providing the soundtrack for the evening and there will be light appetizers and a cash bar. Learn more here.
6. LORRI’S 2ND ANNUAL JINGLE & MINGLE TOY DRIVE
Friday, December 16, 2016, 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
For the 2nd year, Lorri will be hosting a toy drive for the Salvation Army Angel Tree for her birthday. Please help her by purchasing a new toy and your entry into Slate will be free. Learn more here.
7. DJ SNS CELEBRITY TAKEOVER
Friday, December 16, 2016, 9:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Doug E. Fresh will be hosting DJ SNS’ birthday party this year at BluNotes. Don’t miss out because you never know who else will show up. Learn more here.
8. HIP HOP & HOOKAH: LITTLE BROTHER TRIBUTE
Friday, December 16, 2016, 10:00 p.m.-2:00 a.m.
Little Brother fans! This one is for you. Grab your friends and meet DJ Kato and DJ Steel Wheel at Apostrophe Lounge for a night with other real hip hop heads. Learn more here.
9. MIXXEDFIT HOLIDAY GLOW PARTY
Saturday, December 17, 2016, 11:45 a.m.-1:45 p.m.
Have you heard of MixxedFit? If not, here’s a great and fun way to learn all about it! Head to Fitness Connection University on Saturday morning and meet the instructors during this free session. Childcare will also be available.
10. A SEAT AT THE RUNWAY
Saturday, December 17, 2016, 7:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Enjoy a night of fashion while benefiting the Habitat for Humanity. The featured local designer for this event will be Tygerian Lace. Learn more here.
Want to advertise your event on I DON’T DO CLUBS? Submit it here.