Here Are Some of The Featured Events in the Queen City

FRIDAY NIGHT FESTIVAL

FRIDAY NIGHT FESTIVAL

EVERY FRIDAY AT 5 PM

Were you upset about losing Food Truck Friday to new construction in South End? If so, we’re here to lift your spirits! Cure those Friday night blues at Friday Night Festival in South End!

Friday Night Festival combines food trucks, live music, craft beer, wine and more! The Friday Night Festival is presented by The Unknown Brewing Company, CRAFT Tasting Room and Growler Shop, and The Gallery and is located between 1327 South Mint Street and 1320 South Church Street every Friday night starting at 5 pm!

Grab a friend and check out what Friday Night Festival has to offer, we guarantee you’ll love it and will be back every week for more fun!

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“GO THE EXTRA MILE” 5K

“GO THE EXTRA MILE” 5K

MEMORIAL DAY, MAY 30, 7:30 AM, SOUTHPARK MALL

Join the fun Memorial Day as we salute our military heroes – the men and women who serve our country - at The Patriot Festival “Go The Extra Mile” 5K presented by Piedmont Natural Gas on Monday, May 30 in SouthPark, 4401 Barclay Downs Drive, at the corner of Carnegie Boulevard.

The Patriot Festival “Go The Extra Mile” 5K+ Run/Walk begins at 7:30 a.m. An extra mile is added to the 5K in support of our military heroes. Registrants can sign the name of their military hero on the special banner.

Registration is available online at www.runsignup.com and enter the keyword Patriot. Walk-up registrations at the event are welcomed and accepted.

After the 5K and Extra Mile, the North Carolina National Guard will have a special Presentation of the Colors. See “Liberty”, a specially - trained service dog presented to Sergeant Edwin E. Robies, Jr.