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
Saturdays 10-4 pm: Historic Brattonsville Experience "Living History" and witness life in the Carolina Backcountry during the 18th and 19th centuries. Weekly activities and demonstrations vary.
Every first Tuesday of the month at noon: Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden First Tuesday Presentations bring a bag lunch to enjoy while learning about a variety of topics. Presentations are free with regular Garden admissions and are held in the Visators Pavillion.
First and third Thursdays: Allison Creek Bluegrass | 5780 Allison Creek Road in York, located at the corner of Hands Mill Road and Allison Creek Road. Different bands are featured each night, along with open jam sessions. Food is available. Doors open at 6:00 and show begins at 7:00.
Every Thursday 6:30pm – 9:30, June thru August Music on the Lawn at Ann Springs Close Greenway in Fort Mill. Bring the family, a blanket and a picnic!
Every Thursday July 16- October 29 6 pm – 9pm, Music at the Met. Live music by local singer-songwriters at Metropolitan, Charlotte
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.
Weekends April - September - Kayak, tube or canoe down the Catawba River. Self guided tours, with shuttle service by Catawba River Expeditions.
Every Thursday 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
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
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.
Do 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).
August 6 Thursday 5 pm Four Corners of Food Trucks Bring a picnic blanket and enjoy a variety of food. At 742 North Rock Hill
August 8 6:30 pm Saturday - Movies on the Water, A fun movie night where you can float, canoe paddle, eat food and hang out while enjoying a movie. At South Town Wake Park, Rock Hill
August 8 5:30 pm Saturday - Charlotte Water Lantern Festival at Symphony Park
August 9 6pm Sunday – Music at The Hot Hole. Enjoy live music at the Allen Fishing Access Area (425 Hot Hole Rd, Belmont)
August 15 Saturday 6 pm - Come out to Runde Park for the Tega Cay Concert series. Featuring music by "U-Phonik", food & fun.
August 22 5 pm – 8 pm Saturday DMC (Daniel Michael Crane) live at Lake Club Marina 4500 Harbor Inn Rd, Rock Hill
August 22 - Saturday 7:30 am - 3:30pm – Blue Star Blitz at Ann Springs Close Greenway Enjoy some adventure by joining the 4rd annual Blue Star Blitz Outdoor Recreation Festival! Enjoy mountain bike course, 5k/10k trail courses, kids scavenger hunt and live music.
August 22 9am-5pm Saturday- Annual York Summerfest . Craft & art show, food, Classic car show and more in historic downtown York.
August 23 - Friday 7:30 - Movies in the park at Fountain Park Only in Old Town Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening
August 29 Saturday 6 pm - Come out to Runde Park for the Tega Cay Concert series. Featuring music by "Decarlo", food & fun.
September 1 Tuesday 8 pm Lakeside Movies featuring “ Friday Night Lights” at Papa Doc’s. Pull up your boat or seat at the patio and enjoy a night of entertainment
September 3 Thursday 6 pm Music on the Lawn at Anne Springs Close Greenway
September 5 Saturday 6 pm - Come out to Runde Park for the Tega Cay Concert series. Featuring music by "Darrell Hardwood", food & fun.
September 5 Saturday 7-10 pm Concert on the Lawn John Haldenwang & Raisin Cain Band live at the Tega Cay Shore Club
September 5-6 - - Labor Day celebration- outdoor adventures, yoga, live music and fireworks at US National Whitewater Center
September 8 Tuesday 8 pm Lakeside Movies featuring “ Pirates of the Caribbean” at Papa Doc’s. Pull up your boat or seat at the patio and enjoy a night of entertainment
September 13 6pm Sunday – Music at The Hot Hole . Enjoy live music at the Allen Fishing Access Area (425 Hot Hole Rd, Belmont)
September 15 Tuesday 8 pm Lakeside Movies featuring “ Independence Day” at Papa Doc’s. Pull up your boat or seat at the patio and enjoy a night of entertainment
September 18 Friday 7-10 pm Movies in the park “ It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” hosted by Town of Clover at Clover Amphitheater Must pre-register for event
September 19 Saturday 9 am -12 pm Motors and Coffee of Lake Wylie at Lyly’s Kitchen
September 19 Saturday 6 pm - Come out to Runde Park for the Tega Cay Concert series. Featuring music by "Sonic Rewind", food & fun.
September 24 - Thursday 5:30- 7:30 pm Lake Wylie Chamber Business after Golf at River Hills Country Club
September 27 - Friday 7:30 - Movies in the park at Fountain Park Only in Old Town Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening
October 1 - Thursday 1:00- 5:30 pm Lake Wylie Chamber Golf Tournament at River Hills Country Club
October 1-2 –Thursday- Friday 16th annual Blues & Jazz Festival, York County
October 2 – 4 North Carolina balloon Festival. Hot air balloons, food trucks, vendors and activities for the family. Event held outside of Charlotte
October 9 Friday 6:30 pm Taste of York County. Glennon Center at Tega Cay Golf Club. 2nd annual Taste of York, guest will enjoy live music, food and beverages from all over York County.
October 11 6pm Sunday – Music at The Hot Hole . Enjoy live music at the Allen Fishing Access Area (425 Hot Hole Rd, Belmont)
October 15 – Thursday 6 pm Chinese Lantern Festival 2020 at Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden
October 17 - Saturday 10 am Curtin Farms Fest. Community gathering for those that appreciate quality, handcrafted, and unique treasures
October 17 – Saturday 10 am 27th Annual Apple Harvest Festival at Windy Hill Orchard, York. Music, hayrides, food and more.
October 17 – 9:00 am Saturday Brew Dash craft beer tastings and free live music at the US National Whitewater Center in Charlotte! Fun filled day prior to the sampling with a 6K trail race.
October 17-18 - Saturday 10 am - 4:00pm - Fall Frolic at Ann Springs Close Greenway Celebrate fall featuring a myriad of fall festival fun from wagon rides and a homemade pumpkin patch to the kiddie corn maze.
October 25 - Friday 7:30 - Movies in the park at Fountain Park Only in Old Town Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a beautiful summer evening