January 26 + 27, 2018
Explore diverse arts, science and history experiences across Charlotte-Mecklenburg for FREE.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents and visitors can attend museums and enjoy a range of diverse arts, science, history and heritage experiences for free with the return of ASC’s annual Connect with Culture Day. The free cultural experiences will take place at various times and locations throughout Mecklenburg County on Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018.
Arrive early to venues and events, as space may be limited and ASC cannot guarantee seating. Some experiences require registration.
A full schedule of Connect with Culture Day activities.
*New* Connect with Culture Day will kick off on Friday night with cultural experiences at breweries in NoDa, Plaza-Midwood and South End, including:
Each brewery experience will include collaborative art projects led by artists from Ciel Gallery in South End.
The Friday experiences will conclude with a Latin Music Concert Series at 9 p.m. at Mint Museum Uptown at Levine Center for the Arts featuring Mariachis Gavilanes Gabriel and free access to the Mint’s Uptown galleries until 11 p.m.
Saturday will see “cultural stations” placed at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library branches and other community facilities including:
“This year’s Connect with Culture Day will provide free, high quality cultural experiences in just about every part of Charlotte and Mecklenburg County,” said ASC President Robert Bush. “Offering these arts, science and history experiences close to home is one of the ways ASC is helping make the cultural community more accessible.”
Check out the full schedule for Connect with Culture Day 2018.