The wildly popular PBS KIDS® television show, WILD KRATTS, is coming to the live stage – February 13 – one day only!!!
Buy your tickets now!!!
CMOMS Consignment Sale
The Park Expo and Conference Centrer
800 Briar Creek Road, Charlotte, NC
February 4-6, See website for details, All ages, Free
Summary: Please join us to shop the thousands of gently used items, including children’s and baby clothing, equipment, furniture, toys, games, and maternity wear.
First Friday Film & Food Trucks
Crews Rec Center
1201 Crews Road, Matthews, NC
February 5, 6:00pm – 10:30pm, All ages, Free
Summary: First Friday’s are back! Come join the fun, watch Groundhog Day and buy dinner form one of the delicious food trucks.
Face 2 Face – Elton John & Billy Joel Tribute
The Filmore Charlotte
1000 NC Music Factory Blvd., Charlotte, NC
February 5, 9:00pm, $10 and up
Summary: The Fillmore Charlotte is a general admission standing room only venue unless otherwise noted.
Charlotte Checkers vs. Lake Erie Monsters
2700 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte, NC
February 5 & 6, 7:00pm, All ages, $13 and up
Summary: Come out and cheer the Checkers to victory!
Hornets Family Night
Time Warner Cable Arena
333 E. Trade St., Charlotte, NC
February 6, 7:00pm, All ages, Packages start at $60
Summary: Score 3 tickets, 3 hot dogs and 3 sodas for just $60. Packages are flexible and you can buy as many tickets as you needs, $20 for each additional ticket.
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane
Children’s Theatre of Charlotte
300 E. 7th Street, Charlotte, NC
January 29 – February 7, See website for times, Ages 8-14, Ticket prices
Summary: Edward Tulane, a toy china rabbit, is very much in love with himself. Self-absorbed and selfish, he comes to believe he is cursed when he is accidentally tossed overboard and away from the 10-year-old girl who loves him. Time after time he is discovered, loved, and lost again, continually being ripped from the arms of a loving caregiver.
301 N. Tryon Street, Charlotte, NC (704) 372-6261
Summary: Step into a world where science is brought to life through interactive exhibits and explosive experiments during daily programs. Connect with the past and visit the future with groundbreaking exhibitions, larger-than-life IMAX Dome films and hands on activities that let you explore more. Plan your visit today. Click on the links below for detailed information on special events, featured exhibitions, featured shows and IMAX.
Featured Exhibitions: For information on all exhibitions click here.
Featured Shows: For information on all featured shows click here.
IMAX: For information on all featured movies and showtimes click here.
Discovery Place Kids – Huntersville
105 Gilead Road, Huntersville, NC (704) 372-6261
Summary: Explore the theme of I CAN at Discovery Place KIDS-Huntersville. The children’s museum features developmentally-appropriate experiences that encourage imagination and offer the opportunity to build confidence while testing skills by trying new things. The exhibits, themed around a small town, allow children to learn through play.
Theme Areas: For a complete description of all nine theme areas click here.
Featured Shows: For a complete listing of all featured shows click here.
Current and Upcoming Events: For all current and upcoming events click here.
Charlotte Nature Museum
1658 Sterling Road, Charlotte, NC (704) 372-6261
Summary: Bring little ones for just an hour or the whole day and experience wildlife through live animal exhibits and interactive education programs. The Museum is easy to navigate with fun surprises around every corner. Kids can roam The Great Hall and visit Beginnings, an area filled with young animals and information on their lifecycles.
Carolina Raptor Center
6000 Sample Road, Huntersville, NC (704) 875-6521
Summary: Carolina Raptor Center is dedicated to environmental stewardship and the conservation of birds of prey through education, research, and the rehabilitation of injured and orphaned raptors. As a charitable 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, CRC relies on public financial support to fulfill our mission. Supporters can release a raptor, adopt a bird, make a charitable donation, purchase a membership or sponsor a capital improvement project. CRC’s environmental education programs reach approximately 40,000 students each year. Our Raptor Trail hosts more than 35,000 visitors a year. Visit our calendar page for event times or just come and enjoy our nicely maintained trails and see all the amazing birds of prey.
The Schiele Museum of Natural History
1500 East Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC (704) 866-6900
Summary: The natural wonders of North America and North Carolina coupled with the rich history of our region are all reflected in The Schiele’s exceptional exhibitions and diverse programming. Whether you’re indoors or out, with the kids or your colleagues, by bringing you a lot closer to nature, The Schiele will bring you a little closer to yourself.