Charlotte Culture Guide Friday

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Happy Friday Charlotte! It may be raining out, but in just a few hours you will have 48 hours to do whatever you want! And you’re in luck, Charlotte Culture Guide can answer that nagging question, “what am I going to do this weekend?” Here is just a small sampling of all the great things in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County this weekend.

Two Fresh & DJ Laura opens a freeform project that merges music, art, new media, social involvement, and community values; dedicated to a constantly-evolving ethos of collaborative creation, self-reinvention, and boundary-pushing experimentation.
Fri., Sept. 23 @ 9pm
Grade Cole Center

Festival in the Park
Since 1964, Festival in the Park has been bringing good music, good art and good times to Charlotteans and visitors from around the world.
Fri., Sept. 23 – Sun., Sept. 24
Freedom Park

Oh, the thinks you can think, when you think about Seuss! Dr. Seuss’ beloved stories collide in a family musical adventure that has delighted audiences across the country since its 2000 Broadway debut.
Fri., Sept. 23 – Sun., Oct. 23
McColl Family Theatre

Folklife Festival
Enjoy live Americana music by Marie Reid! Children can listen to stories, explore the hay maze, make crafts, visit the farm animals, and more!
Fri., Sept. 23 – Sun., Oct. 2
Historic Latta Plantation

The Civil War
Drawing on letters, diaries, firsthand accounts, and the words of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and Walt Whitman, “The Civil War,” by Frank Wildhorn, is a thrilling, gut-wrenching and awe-inspiring “dramatic theatrical concert” that covers the enormous emotional landscape of the most difficult test our nation has ever endured.
Fri., Sept. 23 – Sun., Oct. 2
Halton Theater

UNC Charlotte International Festival
The International Festival is a celebration of people, places and culture vibrantly displayed through exhibition booths arranged in colorful marketplace style representing the cultures of about fifty nations.
Sat., Sept. 24 @ 10am
Barnhardt Student Activity Center

Kenny G
Having recorded nearly two dozen albums, Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Kenny G has sold over 75 million records worldwide and has solidified a reputation as one of the premiere artists in contemporary jazz.
Fri., Sept. 23 @ 8pm
Belk Theater

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