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Caribbean Festival & Parade

June 28-29 The Charlotte Caribbean Festival Association is hosting the 7th Annual Charlotte Caribbean Festival. This year’s event will have a special focus on the culture of Antigua and Barbuda. Expect to see a decorative parade with costumes and representatives from many Caribbean islands better known as Carnival, music that calls you to move your […]

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival

March 16 This is the 17th annual parade in Charlotte and the crowd keeps growing each year. The parade kicks off at 11 a.m. on 9th and Tryon streets in uptown. In accompaniment with the parade is the Charlotte Goes Green Festival from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at S. Tryon St. between 1st & 3rd Streets. […]

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Parade, breakfast, free museum exhibits

January 15-21 January 15: A laying of the wreath ceremony occurs at 2 p.m. at the MLK memorial at Marshall Park to commemorate the life and death of Dr. King. This year’s event features community leaders Glenn Thomas and Jibril Huff, along with Charlotte City Council member LaWana Mayfield. January 19: The annual City of Charlotte […]

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