It may be one of the hottest months of the year, but that doesn’t slow things down in the Southeast! Here are just a few unique and fun things to do in the Charlotte area this time of year!

Yiasou Greek Festival

Enjoy authentic greek cuisine, live greek music & dancing, cultural exhibits, shopping & more at the annual Yiasou Greek Festival at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church Sept 9-12. (

Funny Bus

Don’t let rainy days slow you down. Charlotte’s Funny Bus is a great pick-me-up even on a gloomy day. It combines an informational city tour with a BYOB comedy show. Book tickets in advance (


Set up your own relaxation station at home. Start with your own homemade candle. You can sign up for a candle making workshop at Paddywax Candle Bar in South End – you choose your own fragrance and container and the experts guide you through the rest of the process. (

Lake Cruise

Get out on the water and cruise! Enjoy a 3-course chef;s menu on a luxury yacht or enjoy the sights from the Catawba Queen – either way you can relax and see Lake Norman from the water! (

Jazz Concert

Catch a jazz concert at Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens. Bring your lawn chairs and a picnic and enjoy local jazz artists perform the first Thursday of each month through October. You can even order dinner in advance and have it waiting for you when you arrive. (

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