980Fest  Newcomer Meet-Up

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980Fest Newcomer Meet-Up

New to Charlotte? Then it's time you GET CROWNED! You're invited to join us for a party at Divine Barrel to toast life in the Queen City.

By Charlotte Is Creative & SHARE Charlotte

When and where

Date and time

Saturday, October 19, 2019 · 12:30 - 3pm EDT


Divine Barrel Brewing 3701 North Davidson Street #Suite #203 Charlotte, NC 28205 United States

About this event

Are you new to Charlotte? Or maybe you’ve been in the Queen City for a while, but are still eager to get plugged in? Then it's time you GET CROWNED! Consider this your coronation.

We're throwing a first-of-its-kind party just for YOU at Divine Barrel Brewing -- 980Fest! Whether you’ve been here for a week or a decade, come toast Charlotte with a special 980Fest beer on us, enjoy live music, win prizes and get to know creatives and nonprofits that will help you explore life in the Queen City.

This event is limited to 200 guests, and you can secure up to four (4) free tickets for you, your family and/or friends. Children are welcome.

This fun, free event will feature:

  • Your first beverage (adult or otherwise) on the house!
  • An official “Welcome Home” toast with a brand new “980Fest” beer by Divine Barrel Brewing, Great American Beer Festival silver medalists
  • Live Music
  • Food Trucks
  • Prize giveaways with access to unique Charlotte experiences and gifts
  • Interactive stations designed to get you connected to CLT’s creatives and nonprofits

980Fest is a co-production of Charlotte Is Creative and SHARE Charlotte.

About the organizer

Charlotte Is Creative

MISSION: To develop programs and initiatives designed to break the Charlotte mold and re-make it with creativity – into a city that draws people in, excites them, and inspires them to invest their financial, social and creative capital.


SHARE Charlotte

MISSION: To build a better Charlotte by empowering nonprofits and helping people invest in their communities in ways that matter most to them.