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5 Things to do in Charlotte~ January 2023

By South Charlotte Macaroni Kid January 1, 2023

Happy New Year! January is packed with events and things to do in Charlotte! Here are 5 upcoming events to plan ahead for, check out our event calendar weekly for more events and activities for families in Charlotte


Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Programming

There is so much more than storytime happening at the library! Programs for teens, help with your job search, writing clubs, book club kits and so much more! If you haven't taken the time to explore all of the free activities and services at the library make 2023 the year you do! 


Confessions of a Former Bully

Don't miss the new show at the Children's Theatre of Charlotte that opens on January 14, 2023. When Katie, who never considered herself a bully, repeatedly teases classmate Monica, it pushes their friendship to a tipping point. Katie’s hurtful words and behavior lead her to the principal’s office to deal with the consequence of her actions with a counselor (details from the CTC website). Tickets start at $16 and can be purchased at this link


Catch a Game 

The Charlotte Hornets and Charlotte Checkers both have several home games this month. The Checkers are home for 10 games this month and have tickets that start at $10. The Hornets are home for 6 games this month. Ticket prices for the Hornets will vary based on the team they are playing, 


Adult Night Out

This month The Blumenthal hosts everything from live music to Broadway shows. If more date nights is one of your New Year goals this is a great place to start. 


Mecklenburg Parks and Rec 

Did you know that our parks and rec offer free and low-cost programming all year? This month you can go for guided hikes, gaze at the stars, have fun around the campfire and swim indoors. In addition, there are programs for your kiddos on days that CMS has no school! This is just a sample of what your family can do at our local parks. Find out more about the programs at this link and by checking our event calendar.