Lake Wylie Events and Activities

Are you looking for things to do around Lake Wylie, Charlotte, Rock Hill, Tega Cay, Clover and Belmont? There are always fun activities for the whole family to enjoy

Ongoing Events

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

 

 

Due to the enduring health issue several of the events listed have been postponed or rescheduled in an effort to combat the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

 

 

 

 

 

MAY 2024

 

May 2- Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

May 3 Friday 6pm-10pm  - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located on Main Street in downtown Belmont.   Belmont Parks and Recreation

May 9 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

May 11 – Saturday – Greenway Spring Horse Show at Ann Springs Close Greenway  Open to all riders, food vendor available for purchase.

May 11 – 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (Shrek)

May 11, 12 Saturday& Sunday Mother’s Day at  Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden.  Free admission to moms enjoy music, lunch at the food trucks and more

May 12 – Sunday 9:00 am – 1:45 pmMothers Day Brunch at Gateway Canteen Ann Springs Close Greenway 

May 16 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

May 17 Friday 6pm-10pm  - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located on Main Street in downtown Belmont .   Belmont Parks and Recreation

May 18 – Saturday 11:00 am – 4:00 pm RiverFest at Kevin Loftin Riverfront Park, Belmont  Enjoy a family friendly event with live music, food trucks, local vendors, bounce house, Kayaking/paddling, and much more

May 18 - Saturday 7:30 am - 3:30pm – Blue Star Blitz at Ann Springs Close Greenway  Enjoy some adventure by joining the annual Blue Star Blitz Outdoor Recreation Festival! Enjoy mountain bike course, 5k/10k trail courses, kids scavenger hunt and live music

May 23 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

May 25 – 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (Jumanji)

May 30 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

May 30 Thursday 7 PM  York Summer Concert Series at City Market, 55 N Congress St

May 31 Friday 6pm-10pm  - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located on Main Street in downtown Belmont.   Belmont Parks and Recreation

 

June 2024

 

May- September: Thursday, Friday, and Saturdays:   US National Whitewater Center  in Charlotte  "River Jam", live music performed regularly during the summer months. Genres including roots rock, Americana, bluegrass, folk, and funk . See website for schedule and bands performing. 

Every Friday 7pm June – August 4 - 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 

 

June 1 – 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (Toy Story)

June 1 Saturday 10:00 – 2:00 pm Paws and Perennials Plant Palooza  Enjoy a day of plants and puppy love at the Garden Store Court yard at  Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden   

June 1 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Aidan Taylor and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

June 1 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Square Roots Duo

June 1 Saturday – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, "A Celebration of the Senses – Traditional Arts You Can See".   Historic Brattonsville : The Living History Saturday is focusing on history of traditional skilled arts and their connection to Carolina Piedmont. Activities will include Barn Loom weaving, woodworking, and natural dyeing

June 6 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  “Of Good Nature” will be performing. Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

June 7 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Cameron Moore

June 7 Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 Jazz Night in the Park In Fort Mill at Walter Elisha Park. Bring a chair and enjoy music, food, and fun

June 8 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Beth Gatlin and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

June 8 Saturday – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, "A Celebration of the Senses – Traditional Arts You Can Smell".   Historic Brattonsville : The Living History Saturday is focusing on history of traditional skilled arts and their connection to Carolina Piedmont. Activities will include Historic cooking and Medicine and herbs

June 8 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Fred Lee IV

June 13 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  “Tell Me Lies” will be performing Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

June 13 Thursday 7 PM  York Summer Concert Series at City Market, 55 N Congress St, York. There will be inflatables, food vendors, and lots of fun.

June 14 - Friday 7:30  - Movies in the park at Fountain Park  Only in Old Town Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening Featuring The Game Plan

June 14 Friday 6pm-10pm  - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located at upper field of Stowe Park.   Belmont Parks and Recreation

June 14 Friday 6pm - Nights at New Centre   Enjoy live music at New Centre Park – Amphitheater 499 Memorial Dr, Clover

June 14 Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Jennifer Siebenaler

June 15 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Jarrett Raymond

June 15 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Darren Nicholson and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

June 15 – Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Juneteenth  at Historic Brattonsville  : Historic interpreters, costumed volunteers, and reenactment, activities include cooking demonstrations, natural dyeing, and songs and music in Juneteenth tradition. 

June 20 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  “ jake Haldenvang” will be performing. Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

June 21 - Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Colby Dobbs

June 22 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Garrett Huffman

June 22- 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening

June 22 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Will Easter and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

June 22 Saturday – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, "A Celebration of the Senses – Traditional Arts You Can Hear’.   Historic Brattonsville : The Living History Saturday is focusing on history of traditional skilled arts and their connection to Carolina Piedmont. Activities will include Storytelling, blacksmithing, and call and response music

June 22 -23 - Saturday check in at 2 check out Sunday by 10 am – Great American Camp out at Ann Springs Close Greenway  Enjoy a night under the stars at the Bob Reid Field Trail Barn at the Adventure Road Entrance. Greenway staff will have guided activities, dinner provided by Gateway Canteen with s’mores for dessert.

June 23   10:30 – 1:00 pm Digital Photography with Dave Kelly Learn the basics or brush up on your photography skills. Course is not for smartphone photography.  at  Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

June 27 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill. Smoky Jones & The 3 Dollar Pistols” will be performing. Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

June 27 Thursday 7 PM  York Summer Concert Series at City Market, 55 N Congress St, York. There will be inflatables, food vendors, and lots of fun.

June 28 Friday 6pm-10pm  - Friday Night Live!  Every other Friday night thru the summer.  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located at upper field of Stowe Park.   Belmont Parks and Recreation

June 28 - Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Rust Buckett Duo

June 29 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by StellaRising Acoustic Duo

June 29 Saturday – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, "Living History Saturday: Independence Day".   Historic Brattonsville : Learn and experience how Independence Day was celebrated in 1850s in the Carolina Piedmont.

June 29 – 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (Jurassic Park)

June 29 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Denver Crites and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

 

 

 

July 2024

 

July 3 Wednesday 6:00 – 9:30 pm Town of Fort Mill Independence Day Celebration – Enjoy music, vendors, food, and children’s games and activities along Main St. Fort Mill

July 3- 4 Wednesday and Thursday 9:30  pm - Fourth of July celebration at Carowinds July 4 Thursday 6pm-10pm  - Red, White & Belmont!  Live music, food & drink, sponsored by Belmont merchants located at upper field of Stowe Park.   Belmont Parks and Recreation

July 4 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill. Music by “Next Level Band of Charlotte” Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

July 4 – Thursday  July 4th Golf Cart Parade – Parade starts at 9:00 am at New Centre Park, Clover  To register golf cart: https://www.cloversc.org/files/documents/GolfCartParadeRegistrationForm1747104914052824AM.pdf

July 4 Thursday 7 - 10 pm – Fourth of July Celebration hosted by the City of York. Come out and enjoy music, rides, face painting and fireworks. Event will be held at York Middle School

July 4 Thursday 12:00 - 9:00 pm – Red, White and Boom - Annual fireworks at Main St to Fountain Square,  Rock Hill. Enjoy music, food, rides, inflatables, fireworks & plenty of fun. Only in Old Town

July 4 Tuesday 9:00 am – Fourth of July Parade at Baxter Village. Decorate your vehicle, float, golf cart, bike, or scooter. Registration not required just show up at 9 am in the parking lot behind Killington’s Restaurant in Baxter Village, 900 Market St. Fort Mill

July 4-6 Tega Cay 4th July Celebration  Thursday July 4  Land Parade. Friday July 5 Flotilla Parade and ski show  Saturday July 6  Uncle Sam Jam Concert

July 4 Thursday 9:30 – 10:00 pm Lake Wylie Annual Fireworks Display – Best viewing: Buster Boyd bridge boat landing, Papa Doc’s outside deck, Rey Aztec deck, LW Italian & Pizza, Bagel Boat. 

July 5- Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Square Roots

July 6 Saturday 5:00 – 10:00 pm Jazz in the Garden enjoy a special evening of jazz under the stars featuring five stellar performances by some of the finest talent from the Carolinas. Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

July 6 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Crystal Fountains/ Grant Funderburk and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

July 6 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Cameron Moore

July 11 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill. Music by “Time Sawyer” Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

July 11 Thursday 7 PM  York Summer Concert Series at City Market, 55 N Congress St, York. There will be inflatables, food vendors, and lots of fun.

July 12- Friday 7:30  - Movies in the park at Fountain Park  Only in Old Town Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening  Featuring The Little Mermaid

July 12 - Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Fred Lee IV

July 12 Friday 6pm - Nights at New Centre   Enjoy live music at New Centre Park – Amphitheater 499 Memorial Dr, Clover

July 13 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Brad Bailey

July 13 – 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (The Mask)

July 13 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Jesse James DeConto of the Pinkerton Raid and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

July 13 – Saturday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – The Battle of Huck’s Defeat  at Historic Brattonsville  : Historic interpreters, costumed volunteers, and reenactment. 

July 18 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Music by “Late Night Special”Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

July 19 - Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Jarrett Raymond

July 20 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Thomas Anthony

July 20- 8:30 pm  - Movies in the park at Stowe Park Belmont Parks and Recreation  Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)

July 20 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with Colin Cutler and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden

July 25 - Thursday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Summer concert series at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill. Musi by “The Hitmen”.  Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!  

July 25 Thursday 7 PM  York Summer Concert Series at City Market, 55 N Congress St, York. There will be inflatables, food vendors, and lots of fun.

July 26 - Friday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Trip Rogers

July 27 - Saturday 6:00 – 9:00 pm – Live Music and good food at the Canteen at Ann Springs Close Greenway  in Fort Mill.  Limited indoor and outdoor seating available at the Canteen and on the Domtar Forest porch, but guests are welcome to bring lawn chairs and blankets.  Enjoy music by Rust Buckett

July 27 Saturday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Pickin’ On The Porch Enjoy an afternoon of music with PJ Brunson and relaxation at the Trailhead Store, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of Daniel Stowe Garden’s property . Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden