Cocktails and chow in Charlotte this week

When it comes to food and drink, there's plenty to do in Charlotte this week. From a St. Patrick's Day party to a cocktail pairing dinner, here's how to add some flavor to your social calendar.

Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks and transactions.


Shamrock'n the Village

Blackfinn Ameripub in Ballantyne is hosting this St. Patrick's Day party. Expect free food, live music and prize giveaways. The Parks Brothers and U-Phonik will provide the music.  

When: Friday, March 15, 4 p.m.-11 p.m.
Where: Blackfinn Ameripub - Ballantyne, 14825 Ballantyne Village Way, #100
Price: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Cocktail Pairing Dinner  

The Queen & Glass will host this cocktail pairing dinner. Mixologist Bob Peters and chef Tom Marlow will be the featured guests. Marlow is the executive chef at Mimosa Grill in Uptown Charlotte. 

When: Tuesday, March 12, 7 p.m.
Where: 1315 East Blvd.
Price: $100
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Food for Life

This event will celebrate National Agriculture Week. Vendors at the Charlotte Regional Farmers Market will examine the role agriculture plays in our daily life. In addition to fruits and vegetables, meats, dairy, honey and more will be discussed.  

When: Saturday, March 16, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 1801 Yorkmont Road
Price: Free
Click here for more details, and to get your tickets