Free events this week

 
Photo credit: Michael Anderson Photography

Photo credit: Michael Anderson Photography

Plan your week on the cheap with this list of free events, from  Monday, November 17th,  2014, to Sunday, November 23th. Some highlights are tree lighting celebrations in Concord and Symphony Park, ushering in the holiday season. Also, Bass Pro Shops is offering free pictures with Santa every day, as well as free games and Christmas crafts. 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 Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
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

Free coffee at licensed Dilworth Coffee locations
Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
10:00am: Free child admission to Sea-Life Aquarium with (discounted) adult purchase
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
8:00pm: Trivia night at Petra’s
9:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Jon Linker
9:00pm: Karaoke and free tacos at Crown Station Pub

Wednesday

Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
8:30am: Free child car seat checks
5:00pm: Free admission to Mint Museum
6:00pm: ArtFusion event: National Novel Writing Month Write-In at 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: Group bass lesson 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

Thursday

Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
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
7:30pm: Davidson College Jazz Combo fall concert
9:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Francisco Vidal

Friday

Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
5:00pm: Tree lighting at Symphony Park at SouthPark
6:00pm: Concord Tree Lighting and Art Walk
6:00pm: Piedmont Town Center Tree Lighting
6:00pm: Brewery tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery
6:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
6:30pm: Live music at NoDa Brewing: Josh Daniel Trio
7:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Jason Marcum
7:30pm: Blumenthal Performing Arts Open Mic
10:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Brinley Addington (arrive before 10 for free admission)

Saturday

Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
9:00am: Common Ground Farm Stand Annual Cornucopia
11:30am: Discussion with Daniel Coston: North Carolina music 1960s to today
10:00am: Workshop at Guitar Center: Recording Made Easy for Garage Band
10:15am: Group guitar lesson at Guitar Center
11:00am: Kids’ craft at Lakeshore Learning–Giving Thanks centerpiece
1:00pm: Customer Appreciation Day at Myers Park Library
2:00pm: Brewery Tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (also at 3pm, 4pm)
2:30pm: Concord Christmas Parade
3:00pm: Ballantyne Village Harvest Festival for kids
5:00pm: Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
5:30pm: Tree Lighting at Historic South End
7:00pm: Live music at The Wine Vault: Christopher Michael
7:30pm: Comedy Open-Mic at Smelly Cat Coffeehouse
10:00pm: Live music at Tin Roof at EpiCentre: Brandon Stiles (arrive before 10 for free admission)

Sunday

Free Santa pictures and more at Bass Pro Shops
Free admission to Levine Museum of the New South for groups of fewer than 10 people
2:00pm: Brewery tour at Olde Mecklenburg Brewery (also at 3pm, 4pm)
3:00pm Brewery tour at NoDa Brewing Company
6:00pm: Karaoke at Snug Harbor
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