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Charlotte Halloween

GUTS Charlotte: Pumpkin carving contest at NC Music Factory


Plan your week on the cheap with this list of free events, from  Monday, October 20th,  2014, to Sunday, October 26th. Some highlights are GUTS Pumpkin Carving Contest at NC Music Factory, Reedy Creek Nature Center’s Creepy Crawly Critterween, Halloween ComicFest and South End Fall Festival.  If you’re not doing this already, you can subscribe to Charlotte on the Cheap’s daily emails (just one a day), and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Monday

Free coffee at Chick-fil-A
6:00pm: Yoga at Carolina Theatre Pocket Park
6:00pm: Yoga class at Pizza Peel
8:00pm: Live music at Amelie’s
9:00pm: Open Mic at Crown Station Pub

Tuesday

10:00am: Free child admission to Sea-Life Aquarium with (discounted) adult purchase
5:00pm: Movie at Scalybark Library: It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
8:00pm: Trivia night at Petra’s
9:00pm: Karaoke and free tacos at Crown Station Pub
9:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at Epicentre: Jon Linker

Wednesday

8:30am: Free child car seat checks
11:30am: Live music at Carolina Theatre Pocket Park
5:00pm: Movie at West Boulevard Library
5:00pm: Free admission to Mint Museum
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
6:30pm: Brewery tour at Triple C Brewing Company
6:30pm: Brewery tour at Birdsong Company
7:00pm: Trivia and Karaoke at Tin Roof at EpiCentre
7:00pm: Stringed instrument care and maintenance at Guitar Center
7:00pm: Beer tasting at Common Market Plaza Midwood
7:00pm: Singer/songwriter Open Mic at Sam Ash. Perform and get a $10 gift card
8:30pm: Crown Town Comedy Showdown
10:00pm: Residency at Snug Harbor: Chalkies

Thursday

3:00pm: Movie at ImaginOn: The Black Cauldron
5:30pm: Fall festival at Sugaw Creek Recreation Center
6:00pm: Music at the Lake at University Place: Too Much Sylvia
6:00pm: NoDa Food Art Music Rally at The Chop Shop
6:00pm: Beer tasting at Common Market SouthEnd
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
9:30pm Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Garrison Blagg

Friday

4:00pm: GUTS: Pumpkin carving contest at NC Music Factory
4:00pm: Free professional portraits of kids, trick-or-treating at Promenade at Providence
5:00pm: Halloween activities at Bass Pro Shops, including free photo
5:00pm: Davidson’s Halloween March
5:00pm: Role-playing and board games at Your Local Game Shop in Matthews
5:30pm: Movie at Plaza Midwood Library: The LEGO Movie
6:00pm: Creepy-crawly Critterween at Reedy Creek Nature Center
6:00pm: Brewery tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
6:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Brandon Kirkley
6:30pm: Live music at NoDa Brewing: Ghost Town Revelry
7:00pm: Outdoor movie at Promenade at Providence: Monsters University
10:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Joe Lasher Jr. (arrive before 10pm for free admission)

Saturday

9:00am: Vermicompost class at Davidson Farmers Market
10:00am: Workshop at Guitar Center: Recording Made Easy for Pro Tools
10:15am: Group guitar lesson at Guitar Center
11:00am: Fall Festival at Beatties Ford Road Library
11:00am: Halloween ComicFest at Spandex City Comics and other comic stores
11:00am: Kids’ craft at Lakeshore Learning–Spooky sweets holder
12:00pm: Huntersville Halloween Festival at Historic Rural Hill
12:00pm: Kaleidoscope Cultural Arts Festival in Kannapolis
12:40pm: Free ice skating lesson at Extreme Ice Center
1:00pm: Movie at Scaleybark Library: Ender’s Game
1:00pm: Spooktacular at Berewick
2:00pm: Brewery Tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (also at 3pm, 4pm)
4:00pm: South End Fall Festival
5:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
6:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Cameron Floyd Band
6:30pm: Outdoor movie at Rivergate: Monsters University
7:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Jon Caneda
7:30pm: Comedy Open-Mic at Smelly Cat Coffeehouse
10:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Joe the Show (arrive before 10pm for free admission)

Sunday

Free admission to Levine Museum of the New South for groups of fewer than 10 people
12:00pm: Halloween activities at Bass Pro Shops: craft, scavenger hunt, free photo
1:30pm: Movie at North County Library: Ghostbusters
2:00pm: Brewery tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (also at 3pm, 4pm)
3:00pm: Play Pickleball for free in Matthews
3:00pm: Chamber music concert at Davidson College
3:00pm Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
3:00pm: Storytime and Nature Learning at Freedom Park
4:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Kris Hitchcock
4:00pm: Concert at Steinway Piano Center: Bach, Brahms and Bernstein
6:00pm: Karaoke at Snug Harbor
6:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Jared Allan
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