Charlotte Winter Festivals to Check Out

Just because it’s the chilly winter months doesn’t mean you can’t get out of the house! We’ve compiled a few of the Charlotte winter festivals happening between now and March. Activities range from taste-testing coffee and chili to celebrating the Chinese New Year and all things beer. Check them out and don’t forget to tag us in your photos using the hashtag #QueenCityWknd.

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Gallery 27 Micro Film Festival 2019

Where: Gallery 27
808 North Carolina 27
Lincolnton, NC 28092
When: January 11th and 12th, 2019
Time: Saturday – 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Sunday – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
How Much: Free, but must reserve a ticket

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Chinese New Year Festival 2019

Where: The Peaceful Dragon
12610 Steele Creek Road
Charlotte, NC 28273
When: February 2nd, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
How Much: $3 a person or $5 a family (free admission with non-perishable food donation)

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3rd Annual Bless Back Chili Cookoff

Where: Lenny Boy Brewing
3000 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28217
When: February 9th, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
How Much: $10 admission ($30 to compete)

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Chill & Brew: A Chili and Beer Festival

Where: CUVC
2530 Whitehall Park Drive #450
Charlotte, NC 28273
When: February 9th, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
How Much: $25-$40

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2019 Winter Beer Fest - Steele Creek

Where: Lucky Dog Bark and Brew
13835 South Lakes Drive
Charlotte, NC 28273
When: February 23rd, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
How Much: $20

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York County Family Food Truck Festival

Where: Heritage Conference Center Grand Ballroom
375 Star Light Drive
Fort Mill, SC 29715
When: March 9th, 2019
Time: Noon to 6 p.m.
How Much: Free!

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Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival

Where: AvidXchange Music Factory
1000 NC Music Factory Boulevard
Charlotte, NC 28206
When: March 9th, 2019
Time: Noon to 6 p.m.
How Much: $30-$40

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2019 Queen City Spring Festival

Where: The Carole Hoefener Center
615 East 6th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
When: March 9th, 2019
Time: 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
How Much: Free!

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2019 POUR Coffee Festival

Where: Lenny Boy Brewing
3000 South Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28217
When: March 10th, 2019
Time: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
How Much: $12-$20

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Celtic Festival

Where: Historic Latta Plantation
5225 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
When: March 16th and 17th, 2019
Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
How Much: $10

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2019 Charlotte Nuv Yug India Fest

Where: The Park Expo and Conference Center
800 Briar Creek Road
Charlotte, NC 28205
When: March 23rd and 24th, 2019
Time: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
How Much: $6 admission plus parking

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OooWee BBQ & Blues Festival

Where: OooWee BBQ
207 Johnston Drive
Pineville, NC 28134
When: March 30th, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
How Much: Fee at the door

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