Fall is here in Charlotte and that means the calendar has begun to fill with festive events, including Oktoberfests, pumpkin carving, haunted trail tours and more!
Below are a few fall events in Charlotte NC you won’t want to miss:
October 20-22, 2017
Friday, 3 PM-8:30 PM; Saturday, 7 AM-8:30 PM; Sunday, 7 AM-6 PM
Statesville Regional Airport, Statesville NC
This 3-day festival will be filled with hot air balloons galore! Two balloon launches are planned per day with over 50 balloons taking flight, along with a walk-in balloon and tethered balloon rides. The festival will also include live music, art vendors, beverages, kids activities and more!
3rd Annual South End Wine Festival
October 21, 2017
2 PM to 6 PM
308 W Carson Blvd, Charlotte NC
Join in the fun of this neighborhood wine festival! Unlimited tastings from 25 different vineyards, live music, food trucks, and a commemorative cup to take home! All proceeds from this year’s event will go to benefit Classroom Central to aid students living in poverty.
GUTS Pumpkin Carving Competition
October 21, 2017
1:30 PM-5:30 PM
BB&T Ballpark, Charlotte NC
Now in its 9th year, this pumpkin carving festival invites both local and regional creatives to test their skills and raise money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The event begins at 1:30 with the carver set-up, and by 2:30 the 90-minute carving session has begun! There will be a photo booth, custom GUTS tattoos, food, raffle prizes, and of course, awards for the best!
Day of the Dead Festival
October 29, 2017
12 PM-4 PM
Levine Museum of the New South, Charlotte NC
Celebrate the traditional Mexican holiday, Day of the Dead, with music, dancing, arts and crafts, a sugar skull workshop and more at this free Charlotte festival!
Hickory Grove Haunted Trail
Through October 28, 2017
Dark until 12 AM
4064 Mountainview St, Gastonia NC
What better way to celebrate the Halloween season than with a haunted trail? You can find dozens of these spooky events throughout the Charlotte area this month!
These are just a sampling of the many events you can expect in the Charlotte NC area this fall. To learn more about Charlotte neighborhoods, including Ballantyne and Ballanmoor, and available homes for sale, give me a call today!
I look forward to hearing from you!
Michael Alan Realty Group
Phone: (704) 266-4220