Catawba Lands Conservancy and Carolina Thread Trail

Pop Up Picnic

Come spread a blanket and enjoy a relaxing evening outside with family and friends in support of our local green spaces and trails! This free, family-friendly community picnic is open to all and takes place at Metropolitan, just steps away from the Little Sugar Creek Greenway. Proceeds benefit Catawba Lands Conservancy and the Carolina Thread Trail.


Purchase a curated picnic meal from local restaurants and chefs available online starting Oct. 2 (pre-sale only, not available onsite).

Bring your own picnic meal to enjoy. No outside alcohol allowed.

Purchase from onsite food trucks K&N BBQ and Cutting Board CLT or one of the many nearby Metropolitan restaurants.


Local craft beer from Petty Thieves Brewing and Blue Blaze Brewing


Live music by Jackson Grimm and the Bull Moose Party


Free and open to all!
Advance registration is requested.

Event Setting
Offsite Location

The Green at the Metropolitan
1100 Metropolitan Ave.
Charlotte, NC 28204
United States

Saturday, October 21st, 2023, 4pm - 7pm
Duration of 3 hours