Public Service Announcements

Here are our V 101.9 upcoming Public Service Announcements

You can send your PSA's to Francene Marie at [email protected]!

Remember dates, times, and details are subject to change.

 

Cocktails & Gardens Happy Hours At The Duke Mansion

When: July 24, 2017 to July 27, 2017

Time: 5pm to 8pm

Where: The Duke Mansion - 400 Hermitage Road Charlotte, NC 28270

Summer cocktail hours are back at The Duke Mansion! Enjoy a cash bar and more than four

acres of spectacular gardens and grounds to stroll. These celebrations continue Monday through

Thursday evenings, and admission is free. No reservations required, come enjoy.

 

Uptown Crawl

When: July 27, 2017

Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Where: Charlotte Center City - Tryon Street Charlotte, NC 28202

Discover Uptown’s culture for free during the Uptown Crawl presented by HomeTrust Bank.

The crawl features Uptown art galleries and museums along the Tryon Street corridor with free

trolley rides between each exhibit. The crawl is open to art lovers of all ages and attracts guests

from all over the greater Charlotte region.

 

Howl's Summer Fest

When: July 28, 2017

Time: 6pm to 2am

Where: Howl at the Moon Charlotte - 210 E. Trade Street Suite A-308 Charlotte, NC 28202

You must be 21 years old to attend this event. Attend Howl at the Moon and hear our favorite band play all your favorite songs! Now, you know our house band can cover a ton of songs in all genres and categories, so we're challenging them to try their best pop, indie rock and rock-n-roll personas to make you feel like you were right in the middle of Bonnaroo or Lollapalooza! Grab your flower crowns and crochet tops because this is going to be one awesome party. Wear your favorite band's t-shirt for this free event, but a cost for alcohol. This event was created for ages 21 and up.  

 

2017 Bump, Set, Spike Volleyabll Tournament

When: July 29, 2017

Time: 12 noon to 6pm

Where: Freedom Park - 1900 East Blvd Charlotte, NC 28203

The 1st Annual Bump, Set, Spike Volleyball Tournament will feature 10 teams going head to

head in a double elimination tournament competing to win trophies and gift bags. There will be

onsite food and a great atmosphere. This is a family friendly free event.

 

100th Brew Celebration

When: July 29, 2017

Time: 12 noon to 10pm

Where: Blue Blaze Brewing - 528 S. Turner Avenue Charlotte, NC 28208

Can you believe 2017 is already half over? To celebrate the great year we’ve had so far, we are

releasing our 100th brew of the year on Saturday, July 29th! The beer release… is a S'mores

Blonde Ale! Grab a pint and craft your perfect s'mores at our free s'mores bar! Enjoy live music

by the talented bluegrass band, River Ratz from 4:00 - 8:00p. Archie Boys BBQ food truck will be

onsite serving delicious Texas-style brisket, pork, and chicken.

 

Namastay at Legion Yoga

When: 07/30/17

Time: 12 noon to 1pm

Where: Legion Brewing - 1906 Commonwealth Ave. Charlotte, NC 28205

Earn Your Beer with us every Sunday during Namastay at Legion Yoga! This class is suitable for

all levels- so don’t be shy! The fun starts at Noon, but feel free to arrive early to snag a spot! $7

for class and a pint.

 

Open Mic Night with Lisa De Novo

When: July 31, 2017

Time: 7pm to 9pm

Where: Legion Brewing - 1906 Commonwealth Ave. Charlotte, NC 28205

Join us every Monday for Open Mic Night with Lisa De Novo! Sign ups begin at 6:30PM- the

show goes from 7-9PM. All originals- please bring your own instruments!

 

Street Jam 2017

When: August 5, 2017

Time: 12 noon to 3pm

Where: McGlohon Theater At Spirt Squre - 345 N College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Join us on August 5 for this FREE family-friendly event at Spirit Square! Enjoy free hip-hop

related activities and performances including live DJs, music groups, workshops, graffiti, and

much more.

  

Fitness Saturday’s

When: August 5, 2017

Time: 10am to 11am

Where: Northlake Mall - 6801 Northlake Mall Drive

Get your heart pumping with fun, high-energy exercise classes for every fitness level at

Northlake Mall. Join us the first Saturday of every month at 10:00 am on the upper level near

Entry 4 for a FREE workout. All workouts are led by local fitness instructors from the YMCA

 

Free Concert and Festival in Uptown Shelby

When: August 5, 2017

Time: 8am - All day event

Where: Uptown Shelby Shelby, NC

This event begins at 8:00 am for their 5K, and all proceeds will be donated to Officer Tim Brackeen's Family 2:30 pm- Little Miss Pageant 3:00 pm- 10:00 pm- Festival. Food/Beverage Service, Pets on Leash Allowed.

 

7th Annual Thank God I'm A Woman Seminar

When: August 4th to August 6th  2017

Time: 10am (To find out all times click link below)

Where: 301 Bethpage Road Kannapolis, NC 28081

The organization is all about healing, growth, and spiritual renewing will begin at this women's conference! You will be blown away to see woman just like you, looking for mentorship, positive friendships, education, support system, praise ,worship, and more.

Web link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/thank-god-im-a-woman-conference-free-event-tickets-34823536134

Best of Open MIC Celebration

When: August 11, 2017

Time: 7:30pm – 10:00pm

Where: McGlohon Theater At Spirt Squre - 345 N College St, Charlotte, NC 28202

Blumenthal Performing Arts has regularly hosted free family friendly Open MIC programs to

provide an opportunity for locals to perform on a professional stage. Performances include folk

singers, pop singers, country singers, rappers, and instrumentalists of all varieties.

 

Bubble Day!

When: August 12, 2017

Time: 10am to 1am

Where: James K. Polk Historic Site - 12031 Lancaster Highway Pineville, NC 28134

Join us for our final program of the summer: a kids’ bubble day! This program will feature a

series of activities including arts & crafts, bubble-making stations, water play areas …and more!

Light, cooling refreshments and take-home treats will be provided.

 

Science on the Rocks: Carnival After Dark

When: August 18, 2017

Time: 5:00pm-9:00pm

Where: Discovery Place - 301 N Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28202

Adults can step right up and explore the science of the unbelievable in the exhibition The

Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Discover daring feats and witness weird talents like sword

swallowing, try your hand at favorite carnival games and win prizes at our ticket booth, or sip

on an adult cotton candy cocktail. $10 in advance, and this event is designed for ages 21 and up.

 

Matthews Alive Festival

When: 9/1/2017-9/4/2017

Time: 10:00am – 8:00pm

Where: Historic downtown Matthews NC 28105

Rides, amusements, games, music, and more! Matthews Alive is a weekend celebration

dedicated to support local non-profit organizations. Admission is FREE for the Festival.

East Side Block Music Festival

When: September 2, 2017

Time: 12pm to 5pm

Where: Albemarle Road Recreation Center - 5027 Idlewild Road, N Charlotte, NC

The Inaugural East Side Block Music Festival on Charlotte's lower East Side. The festival is an outdoor event being held on the grounds of the Albemarle Road Recreation Center (baseball field). This uplifting event includes entertainment featuring local talent, food & merchandise vendors, health fair, kids' zone, exhibitors & more! The Festival is being sponsored by the Arts and Science Council in partnership with the Mecklenburg Park & Recreation and produced / organized by Dapper Street Productions for the Arts. Bring your lawn chairs, bring the family and come out and celebrate with the East Side Community.