Food Lion Speed Street 600 Festival May 26 – 28
Known as the world’s largest race festival and celebrating NASCAR’s heritage in the Charlotte area, this annual event features entertainment and family oriented fun for all ages.
HEROES: An American Celebration Saturday, May 28 at 7:30pm
You’re invited to a star-spangled evening as Carolina Voices’ choirs, Myers Park Baptist Church’s Chancel Choir and the Charlotte Civic Orchestra present a patriotic salute to our armed forces and the all-American way of life. Featuring a selection of inspirational music, such as America the Beautiful, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Shenandoah and more, don’t miss this uplifting concert of songs that “America loves to sing” as we observe this year’s Memorial Day holiday!
Memorial Day Celebration at the US National White Water Center Sunday, May 29, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
Come and join us in celebrating the Memorial Day weekend with a free concert at the USNWC featuring Trampled by Turtles, The Apache Relay and American Aquarium. We’ll finish off the evening with a stunning fireworks display over our river.
2011 Patriot Festival May 30, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Symphony Park at SouthPark Mall.
Experience an activity-filled day with your friends and family with live music, kid fun area, military vehicles, fire trucks and special military maneuvers scheduled throughout the day.