Charlotte Foodie Adventures (March 2-March 8)

Charlotte Foodie Adventures: March 2nd – 8th

Explore Charlotte’s Food & Drink Scene This Week.

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 2nd

Seasonal Release: Doin’ Thyme Witbier @Birdsong Brewing Co., 3pm – 10pm

One of springtime’s favorite seasonals has arrived! Join Birdsong Brewing in celebrating this release.

FRIDAY, MARCH 3rd

Cotswold Trucks @ Trinity Presbyterian Church, 5pm – 9pm

Check out Charlotte’s newest Friday Food Truck Rally!

SATURDAY, MARCH 4th

March Crafts & Drafts @ Three Spirits Brewery, 4pm – 9pm

They’ll have local artisans, food vendors, fashion trucks, and live music. This is the perfect event to shop local and support local small businesses in Charlotte.

Local Artisans Include:

·         The Aroma Owl

·         Mo’s Art

·         Purple Girl Designs by Amber

·         Tabletop Campfires

·         Pet Wants Charlotte: The Urban Feed Store

·         Art in the Dairy

·         Simply Handmade Soap by Chance Creations

·         Originatel Handmade Jewelry

·         Skyline Artworks

·         ….and MUCH MORE

Food Vendors Include:

·         My Buddy’s Nuts

·         Drip Cake Bar

·         Empanadas 2 Go

·         The Madison Chocolatiers West

·         Queen City Sliders

Live music provided by Analog Crash.

Caribbean Flavors Cooking Class @ Blue Restaurant & Bar, 11am – 1:30pm

Join Chef Gene Briggs for this four-course cooking demonstration. Each course is prepared right in front of your eyes and paired with a glass of wine. The price is $44.95 per person. Please RSVP prior to the event. 

New Local Live @ Legion Brewing, 6pm – 11pm

Grab your friends and join Legion Brewing for a night full of entertainment. Food provided by ROOTS Catering. Mike Kelleher is taking the stage at 6pm and New Local at 7pm. Check out plazamidwood.org for tickets ($30 each) and more details.

SUNDAY, MARCH 5th

Free Open House Cake Tasting @ Patricia Mcbride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance, 2pm – 4pm.

If you are in the midst of planning your wedding or next special event, then this is the perfect way to sample 15 various cakes from Chase Cakes! Just make sure to RSVP to orderchasecakes@gmail.com or on their Facebook event page. Happy cake tasting!

Sunday Brunch @ Red Clay Ciderworks, 12pm -2pm

Donuts and Cider? Sign me up! Join Red Clay Ciderworks for their bi-monthly Sunday Brunch. PepperBox Doughnuts and The Breakfast Food Truck will be on site with their latest sweet and savory creations. There will be a special craft cider cocktail, plus, cidermosas, bellinis, and Pure Intentions Coffee.

Sip & Seek Bridal Show @ Rural Hill (Huntersville), 1pm – 4pm

It’s officially wedding season! If you’re in need of some inspiration, Rural Hill is hosting their 4th Annual Bridal Show. This event is an intimate setting for couples and vendors to meet while enjoying complementary wine, food, and door prizes. This exclusive wedding-style event is free to attend with pre-registration through EventBrite. Or, it’s just $5 cash at the door. Event details can be found at www.myRHevent.com.

TUESDAY, MARCH 7th

Cocktail & Sushi Class @Enso Asian Bistro & Sushi Bar, 6:30pm – 9:30pm

Double your skills as a Sushi Chef and Mixologist. The night includes hands-on training in preparing ginger salad, California rolls, spicy tuna rolls, and crafting three cocktails. The price is $40 per person; reserve your seat by calling 704-716-3676 or visit http://bit.ly/SushiCocktailClass.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8th

Let the Beer Flo! @ Birdsong Brewing Co., 7pm – 9pm

Celebrate International Women’s Day with a pint! For every pint of beer purchased at this event, $1 will be donated to Flo Charlotte. Flo’s aim is to provide feminine hygiene products to homeless and marginalized women in the Charlotte community. Join Birdsong for this win-win event. Great beer, great atmosphere, great cause.

WRITTEN BY JESSICA BENTLEY | @SLICEOFJESS

RECIPE INVENTOR, SPIRALIZER ADDICT, & LOCAL PRODUCE LOVER