The First Friday of every month brings an extra splash to Charlotte’s social & night life scene. Parties, bar crawls, live music, & more!
Friday, July 1st
Friday Live! at the Factory @ NC Music Factory
Summer Concert Series to take place every Friday in “Fountain Plaza” featuring national entertainment and admission into 6 venues.
Time: 5pm Cost: Free
1000 Seaboard St, Charlotte, NC
Old School Fridays @ the House of Jazz
Happy hour is 5-8 p.m., followed by live band Moment Notice. Then the party is turned up when My 92.7’s DJ Stacey Blackman takes over at 11 p.m. There’s a cover charge at the door. House of Jazz, 8630 University Executive Park Dr. thehouseofjazz.net.
First Fridays: EleMINT @ Mint Museum Uptown
First Fridays is an ongoing series at the Mint Museum Uptown. Each evening is loaded with artsy fun for all ages including; after-hours access to the galleries, live entertainment, hands-on activities, café specials, a cash bar and more. First Fridays features something for everybody from fashion shows and chocolate tastings to the mainstay DIY (do-it-yourself) Studio and drop in tours. Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St, Charlotte www.mintmuseum.org/firstfridays.html.
Free Fridays @ Loft 1523
The first Friday of the month means everyone is admitted free until midnight. This event usually draws a good crowd, and with the weather now warmer, the great balcony can be enjoyed. Music by DJ C-Rob. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Loft 1523, 1523 Elizabeth Ave. loft1523.com or click here for Facebook event details.