Jun 29 Wednesday
Raise a glass as we wrap up our 40th Anniversary celebration.
Thank you for listening and support WFAE for the last 40 years!
Jun 25 Saturday
Art Walk on Union – Saturday, June 25, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Art Walk on Union is an all-day arts festival for artists and makers to sell their handmade artwork. The day features live music, food trucks, local brews & wines, plus participation from local galleries, shops and restaurants throughout downtown Concord. Sponsored by Waste Pro. Cabarrus Arts Council, 65 Union Street South, downtown Concord. More details for the public and for artists interested in having a booth at https://bit.ly/artwalkonunion.
Jun 26 Sunday
South End's main street, Camden Road, is transforming into an outdoor living room, where you can hang out, discover new food, play games, listen to music, and get creative as if you were in your own living room. (You don't even have to change out of your sweatpants.) Dance like a fool, work on a puzzle, get takeout, shop the great retail; the possibilities are endless at Camden Commons presented by Lowe's.
Come hang out at Camden Commons on:
-Sunday, April 24- 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
-Saturday, May 14 - 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
-Sunday, June 26 - 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LEARN MORE: https://southendclt.org/events/camden-commons
Jul 14 Thursday
HOT TOPIC TECH TALK! Lets talk all things Telecom, Cybersecurity & System Engineering with CEO & Inventor Chasity Wright!About this event
Libations & Liberation
6 – 8 PM
The Dubois Center at UNC Charlotte Center City
320 E 9th St, Charlotte, NC 28202
5 pm Setup
6:00 Welcome – Henry Rock & Rashaan Peek
6:07 Networking & Vendors (Black Owned Libation samples)
6:20 Cybersecurity is an issue for crypto, nfts, and blockchain...what can we do about it? with Chasity Wright CEO & Inventor.
Chasity's tech experience started in the USAF with Aerospace, Telecommunications, Cybersecurity, and System Engineering. She has expertise in cloud architecture, blockchain and a certification in quantum computing with a Bachelor's in Cyber Policy and Information Assurance Management. Her startup, Infiltron Software Suite prevents catastrophic cyber events and security breaches before they happen and mitigates bias around gender and race in biometric technology, specifically facial recognition
7:00 pm Fireside Chat with Ollie Crooms & Shawn “Black Ferris Bueller” Allison
Jul 15 Friday
WE OUTSIDE! Game Truck. Food Trucks. Music. Vendors. Face Painting. Drummers. And More!
Jul 16 Saturday
ISSA CONJUNCTION FUNCTION! International CoLab. Makers Space. Vendors. Networking and More!
Sep 10 Saturday
Join us on Sept 10, 2022 in the heart of South End for the 9th Annual South End Shuffle 5K & Mile Run, the event that has become a South End neighborhood tradition!
Presented by Skufca Law, Wooden Robot Brewery, and Beacon Partners, the 5K starts on W Summit Ave in front of Wooden Robot Brewery and heads into Charlotte's South End and Wilmore neighborhoods. There is also a 1 Mile Run for those looking for a shorter distance.
Registration includes a finisher medal and beer (21+) from Wooden Robot Brewery or kid's ice cream(under 21). Shirts included for the 5K, and available as an upgrade for the 1 Mile.