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Lake Wylie Events

Looking for fun things and activites in the Lake Wylie area?  You've found the right place!  If you have information for an event you'd like to add, please email Jan .

   

Relaxing on  Lake Wylie    

Photo by Jan Todd - visit Deep Creek Photography website

 

 

 

 

Get Involved - Organizations & Clubs in Lake Wylie Area

Get out on the water - Lake Wylie Boat Rentals & Marinas

 

Month of July 2013 - Lake Wylie Activities and Events

Weekends - Take a zipline tour over the Catawba River.  High flying adventure takes you through the treetops for a unique, and thrilling perspective.  Camp Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour .

Weekends April - September - Kayak, tube or canoe down the Catawba River.  Self guided tours, with shuttle service by Catawba River Expeditions

Sunday's - Visit the Museum of York County for free on Sunday's!  African animal exhibit, plus planetarium and river exhibits.

Every Wednesday 6:30pm, June thru August - Summer Sailboat events, Catawba Yacht Club .  Watch from the lake or from the shorelines, or bring your sailboat and join in the fun!

Thursdays and Saturdays: US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte kicks off "River Jam", live music performed regularly during the summer months.  Every Thursday 7-10pm.See website for schedule and bands performing.

Every Friday 7pm- Weekly ski shows at Windjammer Park in Tega Cay.  Come watch amazing wakeboarding, skiing, and team events.  Events weekly throughout the summer by the Carolina Show Ski team

7/3 - 7/4 Thursday and Friday - Two-day Independence Day celebration at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte!  Corn hole tournaments, live music, and 4th of July fireworks!  See fireworks on both nights, starting at dark. 

7/3 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.

7/3 Thursday 5:30-10pm- Rock Hill fireworks , the annual "Red, White and BOOM!" festival with music, food, festivities and fireworks.  Old Towne Amphitheater on 155 Johnson St. Fireworks start shortly after 9pm.

7/3 Thursday 7pm - "Celebrate America" and the 4th of July with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra begins at Symphony Park in Southpark.  4th of July fireworks and music in Charlotte.

7/4 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  Fourth of July fireworks follow!  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

7/4-6 Friday - Sunday - Red, White and Belmont!  Carnival rides, cornhole tournaments, car show and family fun.  Fireworks on Friday and Sunday nights.  Sponsored by the Belmont Parks and Recreation

7/4 Friday - Tega Cay's annual July 4th celebration kicks off with a land parade and Splish Splash Bash at the Glennon Center.  The annual Boat Parade gathers at Niven's Creek at 11am, then progresses towards Windjammer around 12:30pm.   Enjoy the Ski Show at Windjammer at 1pm.  Enjoy fireworks over Lake Wylie at 9:30pm.  Best Lake Wylie fireworks on the south end of the lake! 

7/4 Friday 9:45pm - Lake Wylie Fantastic Fireworks at Buster Boyd Bridge.  Best viewing at T-Bones, the Buster Boyd Bridge Boat Landing, Rey Azteca deck, or on the lake!  Lake Wylie fireworks show provided by donations from Lake Wylie businesses and community.  Get involved and show your support to light up the sky with fireworks over Lake Wylie !

7/4 Friday 9:30pm   - Still more fireworks near Lake Wylie !  York Middle School in York, SC presented by the York County Chamber of Commerce.

7/4 & 7/5 10am - 10pm   - Military appreciation with free admission to active and retired military personnel at Carowinds .  Nights of fire with fireworks July 4-Aug 2, 10pm. 

7/5 Saturday 10am - The first Saturday of every month March - June, Sept and October, bring the family out to watch an open horse show at the Gaston Farm Road Equestrian Center .  Concessions available.

7/12 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

7/17 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.

7/18 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

7/26 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

7/27 Saturday: US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte continues "River Jam", live music performed regularly during the summer months.  See website for schedule and bands performing.

 

More upcoming - Lake Wylie events and activities

Weekends - Take a zipline tour over the Catawba River.  High flying adventure takes you through the treetops for a unique, and thrilling perspective.  Camp Canaan Zipline Canopy Tour .

Weekends April - September - Kayak, tube or canoe down the Catawba River.  Self guided tours, with shuttle service by Catawba River Expeditions

Every Wednesday 6:30pm, June thru August - Summer Sailboat events, Catawba Yacht Club .  Watch from the lake or from the shorelines, or bring your sailboat and join in the fun!

Sunday's - Visit the Museum of York County for free on Sunday's!  African animal exhibit, plus planetarium and river exhibits.

Thursdays and Saturdays: US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte kicks off "River Jam", live music performed regularly during the summer months.  Every Thursday 7-10pm.See website for schedule and bands performing.

Every Friday 7pm- Weekly ski shows at Windjammer Park in Tega Cay.  Come watch amazing wakeboarding, skiing, and team events.  Events weekly throughout the summer by the Carolina Show Ski team

Thru 8/2 - 10pm   - Nights of fire with fireworks at Carowinds July 4-Aug 2, 10pm. 

8/1 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

8/2 Saturday - Build your own boat competiton at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte!  This third annual competition has become such a big deal, now there's an entire festival around it, with food, music, and auxiliary fun. 

8/7 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.

8/8 Friday 7pm: Summer concert series - Only in Old Town in Rock Hill.  Come hear the soulful country sounds of Wynonna Judd! 

8/15 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

8/16 Saturday 7-10 pm - Close out the summer at Runde Park with the Tega Cay Concert series.  Featuring "Matt Stratford", food & fun.

8/16 Saturday   - Scott McCreery concert at Carowinds .  You've seen him on American Idol, now see him live in Charlotte! 

8/21 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.

8/29 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

9/12 Friday 7pm-10pm - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Celebrate The Summer of Shag.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants.  See Belmont Parks and Recreation .

9/20 Saturday   - Christian Music Day at Carowinds .  See some of your favorite contemporary Christian music groups perform live!