Week planner: 21 fun things to do in Charlotte this week

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Presented by the Bechtler Modern Art Museum. Make plans to see the American Museum’s premiere of “Isaac Julien: Lina Bo Bardi – A marvelous entanglement,» on display until 02/27.


Krispy Kreme + Red Cross

Participating Krispy Kreme Sites | Ends today | Free | Details

Why you should go: If you recently donated blood, Krispy Kreme wants to reward you with a free donut. Bring a donation confirmation form to receive your free donut.

Find your Muse Open Mic

The muse of the evening | 7 p.m. | $5 | Details

Why you should go: Take the stage to play and meet other local musicians. Registration begins at 7:15 p.m., the show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Camp Passport Challenge

North Camp | February 1-28 | Free | Details

Why you should go: Be rewarded for your support of CNE companies! Pick up a Camp Passport from any of the 16 participating companies, and when you’ve purchased an item from eight different companies, you can redeem your passport for your choice of limited-edition Camp North End swag.

Yoga

Uptown Mint Museum | 5:15-6:15 p.m. | $20 | Details

Why you should go: This class uses DropSound headphones to help you eliminate distractions and focus on your breathing. The class is open to all levels. Be sure to bring a yoga mat and water.

Shadow box with block.

The Metropolitan (next to Marshalls) | 6-7 p.m. | $15 | Details

Why you should go: This signature HIIT & Fight class uses bodyweight moves and boxing combinations to help build strength and endurance. Open to all fitness levels.

RunBots Tuesday Run Club

Wooden Robot Brewery (South End) | Tuesdays ; 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Join the RunBots for a social run around the South End. Route distances are 1, 3, and 5 miles.

Mad Miles Running Club

1501 South Mint Street | 6:30 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Whether you’re new to running or run a mile every day, Mad Miles Run Club is a great way to rack up miles while making new friends.

YUNGBLUD – Life on Mars Tour

The Fillmore | 8 p.m. | $32.34 | Details

Why you should go: Go wild with English pop-punk star YUNGBLUD.

Take Your Heart Gallery Tours with Buff Faye and Selah Say

Uptown Mint Museum | 5pm-9pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: “Queen of the Queen City” Buff Faye will lead portrait gallery tours of American and contemporary galleries while DJ Selah Say will set the tone for the evening.

Galentine Ladies Night

The Vintage | 6:30 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: This special Galentine event will include cigars and cocktails, chocolate charcuterie boards, candles from Fernwyck Candle Co. and a pop-up from IC London Lingerie.

Valentine’s Day Envelope Art

Skill Pop | 7-8:30 p.m. | $24 | Details

Why you should go: Personalize Valentine’s Day envelopes using lettering and art techniques.

Interview with Jamel Shabazz

Virtual | 7 p.m. | Free | Details

Why you should go: Join the Harvey B. Gantt Center for the first event in a four-part Black History Month series titled “Tribute to the Black South: Appreciation of Art and Culture.” This session will spotlight legendary street photographer Jamel Shabazz.

Joss Stone and Corinne Bailey Rae

The Boplex | 7:30 p.m. | $39.50+ | Details

Why you should go: British singer-songwriters Joss Stone and Corinne Bailey Rae headline their namesake tour.

Open mic night

Great Wagon Road Distilling Co. | Wednesdays ; 7.45pm-11pm | Free | Details

Why you should go: Enjoy performances by local talent and drink specials like a $5 Quinn’s straight from the barrel or a $3.50 Sally & Soda.

Watercolor Valentine’s Day Cards

Skill Pop | 5:30 p.m. | $24 | Details

Why you should go: Give your Valentines a handmade card created especially for them. Artist Ali Loncar-Bridges will guide you through basic lettering and watercolor techniques to create unique cards with short lettered phrases.

Kokedama Workshop

PlantHouse | 6.30-8pm | $25 | Details

Why you should go: PlantHouse experts will show you how to build and secure your kokedama so you can display it in your home or office.

Jazz for lovers

The Bechtler Museum | 6 p.m. & 8:15 p.m. | $20 | Details

Why you should go: Make this special event a date night as guest vocalist Toni Tupponce serenades guests with the smooth sounds of jazz.

Aware of the photo

MacFly Fresh Printing Co. | 6 p.m. to midnight | $40 | Details

Why you should go: This part-shoot, part-networking event is a great opportunity for models, photographers, and apparel brand owners to collaborate and create amazing content. Instagram-worthy lights, backdrops and backdrops will be provided.

Cold Weather Classics

Chef Alyssa’s Kitchen | 6pm-9pm | $75 | Details

Why you should go: Warm up with these delicious winter recipes featuring harvest salad, chicken pot pie and apple curl with caramel sauce and whipped cream.

Bonsai Boozy workshop

PlantHouse | 6.30-8pm | $38 | Details

Why you should go: If you’re looking to cultivate your green thumb, bonsai trees are low-maintenance plants that are ideal for new plant parents. In this workshop, you will pot a four-inch juniper bonsai tree and decorate it with stones.

Hornets vs. Cleveland Cavaliers

Spectrum center | 7 p.m. | $15+ | Details

Why you should go: Break out the Buzz outfit for another day of hive play.


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