Charlotte Foodie Adventures (April 13-19)

Whiskey Lovers’ Meetup, Food Truck Rallies, Cooking Classes, & More!

Charlotte Foodie Adventures: April 13th – 19th

EXPLORE CHARLOTTE’S FOOD & DRINK SCENE THIS WEEK.

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 13th

Taxpayer Town Hall with Charlotte Brewers @Mecklenburg Brewery, 6pm

Support your local brewer and discuss what YOU can do to help local small business owners and your favorite craft brewers.  They will be discussing reforms to the way North Carolina regulates the beverage industry and how you can get involved.

 

Elevate Lifestyle’s “The BEST of the City” Awards Celebration @ Slate Charlotte, 5:30pm

Join Elevate Lifestyle for their 10 year celebration! They will be announcing the winners of reader favorites in over 500 categories including Culture, Dining, Fashion, Fitness, Entertainment, Lifestyle, and Nightlife.

There will be over $1000 in raffle prizes, craft beer & cider samples, food & dessert samples, and much more!

To reserve your FREE tickets go www.FreshTix.com/events/ela. Cocktail attire required.

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 14th  

Social Flockers Meetup @Whiskey Wine Room, 10pm

Social Flockers will be hanging out in NODA with special guest, DJ BOB. There will be $3 Coronas & Modelo on special with free admission and free parking at the event. To see more about Social Flockers and their events, please visit www.socialflockers.com.

 

Dine, Paint, & Sip @ Metromont Pkwy, 6pm

Your $75 ticket includes a 3-course tasting menu, wine, and paint supplies.

Course 1: Roasted chicken with cornbread sauce & blackberry gravy.

Course 2: Pork belly with whipped sweet potato, collards, and pickled turnips.

Course 3: Rum roasted pineapple, drizzled caramel, and coconut sorbet.

For more information and to purchase your ticket, please click here.

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 15th  

Food Truck Saturday @Southend, 9am   

Brunch and lunch at Food Truck Saturday! Live music from 10am, Mimosas, Beer-Mosas, Prosecco Pops.

Trucks include:

TIN Kitchen

OooWee BBQ

Gyro Twins Truck

Yummi Banh Mi Truck

Ganache Bakery Cafe

 

Live Music by:

Hunter's Travesty

Pluto for Planet

'Stephen Metz Band'

 

Wild Edibles Cooking Class @Heirloom, 1pm

Enjoy heavy canapés from Chef Clark Barlowe and learn how to utilize foraged ingredients at home. Tickets are available here.

 

Putting the OM in kOMbucha @Lenny Boy Brewing, 10am

This week's yoga class is taught by Kacy Pleasants from Charlotte Yoga! Just $5 gets you the class and a 6 oz pour of beer or kombucha. Please arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in and set up.

You can sign the waiver before class here: http://www.workforyourbeer.com/pre-event-waiver.html

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 16th

Guest Bar series @Dogwood Southern Table, 6:30pm  

Photo via Dogwood Southern Table Facebook

Join Dogwood Southern Table as they welcome Stefan Huebner of Dot Dot Dot in the fifth installment of their guest bar series.

Stefan and Brian will both be behind the bar as Chef Ryan prepares finger food and snacks before the suckling pig is served. Come out and have some amazing cocktails from two of the Queen City's top bartenders, learn about Dot Dot Dot and Stefan, and be well fed.

Tickets will be $50/guest and will include food and cocktails. Gratuity and tax will be additional. Reservations Required: Please call 704.910.4919

 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19th

 $1, $2, $3 Beer Pong Tournament @TILT, 4pm

Brush up those Beer Pong skills while enjoying Sweetwater 420 for only $1 per pint! This is a bracket style tournament and the winning team takes home a couple of TILT gift cards! Cheers. 

 

WRITTEN BY JESSICA BENTLEY | @SLICEOFJESS

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