CIAA Week 2018 Events: Sunday, March 4
The annual Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Tournament is taking place in Charlotte for the 13th consecutive year, with events scheduled from Tuesday, February 27 to Sunday, March 4, 2018. The CIAA Tournament features 22 men’s and women’s college basketball games across five days at Bojangles' Coliseum and Spectrum Center. Social events and parties surrounding the tournament create additional excitement and draw tens of thousands of visitors to the city.
Below is a list of events scheduled for March 4. Please use the website listed for each event to verify information (click on the event's name). Advance tickets can be purchased through many of the websites as well.
More events are being added each week, so check back often.
Sunday, March 4
Dayjavu Day Party
Hosted by Dutchess and DJ Mister Cee, this is a classic end to your weekend of partying. Presented by Bestfriendz. 1-7:30 p.m. $20; VIP tables available. Rooftop 210, at EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St.
Charlotte Pop-Up Day Party
It's a beautiful experience where grown folks can party while celebrating life, love, and community. The pop-up nature means guests should bring their own food and decorate their own tables. All-white attire is suggested. Music by DJ 06. Presented by Star 23 Enterprise. 1-7 p.m. Free admission with RSVP; free parking. Extravaganza Depot, 1610 N. Tryon St.
Jazz, Beats and Brunch
This is how you want to end the tournament weekend. Brunch will be served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. while a jazz band plays. Then, the after-party begins with VSU's DJ Darryl Krush. Bring your cigars and dancing shoes. Presented by Sol Kitchen and Jazz Around Town. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $15-$45. Ink N Ivy, 222 S. Church St.
The Tournament Takeover Brunch
Chef Chianti is serving up a menu, featuring red velvet French toast, grits, chicken-and-waffles, mambo chicken, collard greens, mac-and-cheese, and more. DJ Cuttz and DJ Chuck T will provide the sounds. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. $25-$50. Vida Cantina, 210 E. Trade St.
That's My DJ Day Party
Close out your long weekend at this annual party, where several DJs come together. Featuring DJ Spazo, DJ SNS, DJ Skillz, DJ Bro-Rabb, and DJ Lonnie B. Presented by Kenny Johnson, Dre Brown, Elite Creative, Worldwin, and Bestfriendz. 1-9 p.m. Free admission before 4 p.m. with RSVP. Whiskey River, at EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St.