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Memorial Day Celebration at USNWC

May 26, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Memorial Day Celebration at USNWC

Sunday, May 26, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

U.S. National Whitewater Center
5000 Whitewater Center Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28214

Free admission

Spend your holiday weekend with friends and family at the Whitewater Center for the Memorial Day Celebration! The festivities include 5 and 8 mile trail races, yoga, as well as live music on Sunday evening. Stick around to enjoy the fireworks at dusk!


Sunday, May 26, 2019:

9:00 a.m. – Memorial Day Trail Race
9:00 a.m. – Pass Activities Open
9:30 a.m. – SUP Yoga
11:30 a.m. – Open Level Flow Yoga
11:00 a.m. – SUP Yoga
2:30 p.m. – Slow Flow Yoga
5:00 p.m. – Fun Flow Yoga
6:00 p.m. – Live Music – Ryan Montbleau

8:00 p.m. – Live Music – Anders Osborne

8:00 p.m. – Pass Activities Close
9:30 p.m. – Fireworks

Memorial Day Race: 

Kick off the day-long holiday festivities with a run through the woods. The Memorial Day Trail Race features both 5-mile and 8-mile distances through the USNWC trail system.


The South Ridge at USNWC will host yoga during the Memorial Day Celebration. Practices are one hour in duration and are led by a certified yoga instructor. Regular Yoga Series practices will take place as scheduled, as well as SUP Yoga at 9:30 a.m. and Acro Yoga at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 26.

More info about the event:

  • You are responsible for your own safety at all times and you must exercise extreme caution during your visit due to the inherently dangerous activities and elements at the USNWC.
  • The USNWC does not allow coolers or outside food and beverage. All bags are subject to search.
  • The USNWC is a smoke-free facility. This includes electronic cigarettes and vapes.
  • Pets must be on a leash at all times.
  • Events are scheduled to proceed rain or shine. In the event of severe weather, the USNWC reserves the right to reschedule/cancel live music performances.
  • Visit the Festival & Concert FAQ for venue guidelines and additional information.
  • The USNWC does not have lodging or camping available on site.

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May 26, 2019
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy
Charlotte , NC 28214 United States
(704) 391-3900