Lake Wylie Events and Activities

Looking for things to do around Lake Wylie, Charlotte, Rock Hill, Tega Cay and Belmont?   There are always fun activities for the whole family to enjoy!  Want to add an event?  Send me an  email .  

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May 2015 - Lake Wylie Events


5/1: ZimSculpt returns to  Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden .  African art on display throughout the garden, through July 12.   

 

5/2, 5/3 -  Broadway caliber performance of “The Music Man” by the SC state championship choir, the  Clover High Choraliers  .  Performances at 8pm on Thursday and Saturday, and Sunday matinee at 3pm.  

 

5/7 Thursday  -   Allison Creek Bluegrass  , first and third Thursday of each month, corner of Hands Mill Road and Allison Creek Road.  Different bands are featured each night, along with open jam sessions.  Food is available beginning 6:30pm.

  

5/14-16 Thursday thru Saturday -  Italian Festival at St. Philip Neri's  in Fort Mill.  Cannoli Run on Saturday, food and games for all ages.  Silent auction, live entertainment, which is better than a live auction with silent entertainment, unless you're into mimes.  Just making sure you're paying attention here.

 

5/15 Friday, 9pm  - Lake Wylie's Bowl 'n Bounce  hosts Definite Leppard, a Def Leppard tribute band.

 

5/16 Saturday, 9am - 3pm  - Bloomfest at Glencairn Gardens  in Rock Hill. Plants, garden art, activities and crafts for the whole family.

 

 

5/16 Saturday, 11am - 4pm  - Boat Poker Run  on Lake Wylie.  Register at T-Bones on the Lake, and cruise to various stops to get your full hand too play.  Proceeds go to Alzheimer's disease research.

 

5/16 Saturday, 1pm  - Family Boat Safety Day at the Buster Boyd Access Area.  Free life jackets, tours of fire and police boats, marine education, vendors and exhibits.  Held by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla  to promote the joy of boating with common sense on the water.

 

5/20 Wednesday  -   Art night at The River Rat.  Gallery event from 6-9pm, featuring the work of local artists.  Live music, hors d'oeuvres and a cash wine bar.  Plans are for the event to be monthly on the third Wednesday.

 


5/21 Thursday 6-8pm - Sip and Paint at   Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden  .  Wine, light snacks and a painting class at the Garden!   

 

5/21 Thursday  -   Allison Creek Bluegrass  , first and third Thursday of each month, corner of Hands Mill Road and Allison Creek Road.  Different bands are featured each night, along with open jam sessions.  Food is available beginning 6:30pm.

 

5/21, 5/22 -  Classic choral performance by the SC state championship choir, the  Clover High Choraliers  .  Visit website for tickets and details on the Candlelight Concert.  

 

5 /23 Saturday  - Culinary and Medicinal Herbs - the first workshop of the season at La Bastide des Lavandes, The Lavendar farm in York .  Taught by certified herbalists Sally Adams (Mama Beehive) and Cathi Milunec.  Register online.

 

5 /24 Sunday  - Memorial Day celebration at the  US National Whitewater Center   in Charlotte!  Free live music, fireworks, food and fun.  You can see the fireworks from the north end of Lake Wylie.


5/28 Thursday 5-8pm - Pottery Panache at the Museum of York County , Mt. Gallant Road in Rock Hill.  meet Carolina potters and view collection of their work, with a backdrop of live music, refreshments and door prizes.   

 

5 /28 Thursday 5-8pm  - Savor the Flavors of York County !  Twenty local restaurants showcase their signature dishes for sampling, along with live music and a silent auction.

  

5 /31 Sunday 3-4pm  - Fitness hike at McDowell Nature Preserve  in Steele Creek.  For beginners and advanced hikers, registration required.

 

 

June 2015 - Lake Wylie Events

                           

6 /15 Monday - River Hills/Lake Wylie Lions Club golf tournament.  Call the River Hills Pro Shop  to register.