Sign up to be in the Novant Health Thanksgiving Parade!
Be a costumed walking cast member or balloon handler in the Novant Health Thanksgiving EVE Parade!
The Parade is looking for people who want to dress up in a costume and make the parade come alive for
everyone who watched on the street! You can also dress in a snazzy jacket, hat, gloves and be a large
balloon handler. This year’s parade is on a new day at a new time: Wednesday, November 24 at 6:00pm!
So this will be a more convenient and fun time to get your friends and family together an take part! If
you want to be part of the fun, go to www.paradevolunteer.com and sign up ASAP! The parade is just a
few weeks away.
November 7, 2021
11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Front Porch Sunday
Sycamore Brewing – 2161 Hawkins St.
Shop from over 70 local businesses at one of Charlotte’s largest open-air markets, with music, food
trucks, and photo opportunities! Head to Sycamore Brewing on Sunday, November 7 th from 11-4 pm to
enjoy the family and dog friendly event!
November 13, 2021
City-wide event, both virtual and in person
Registration is still open to participate in the Novant Health Charlotte Marathon! You can now
participate in person OR virtually in the marathon, half-marathon, 5K, or marathon relay events. Your
participation benefits the Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital. Register at
November 5, 2021
Starting at 5:00 pm
First Friday Gallery Crawl
6 Participating Galleries Around South End, Charlotte
Take in the local art scene in South End during the First Friday Gallery Crawl, an evening when galleries
and shops offer extended hours, special receptions, live painting and music. Build in a visit to any of the
neighborhood’s restaurants and breweries, and it’s a whole night out! Participating galleries include
Hodges Taylor, Elder Gallery, StudioWorks, Shed Brand Studios, Dilworth Artisan Station, and Gallery C3.