Project Tuesday, Mix at Six, 'The Bachelor' Casting Call, and More
There are some great options this week for after-work events and late-night parties (check DTD later for weekend events). Mix and mingle responsibly!
Tuesday, June 5
The McDevitt Agency, one of Charlotte’s leading real estate firms, puts on this after-work social about once every other month. There will be models showcasing the latest fashions from Revolution boutique, a DJ playing your favorite tunes, and photographers on hand so come camera-ready. Drink specials include $6 red and white wine and a "McDevittini" martini for $6. 6-8 p.m. Free. Osso Restaurant & Lounge, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd., projecttuesday.com, ossocharlotte.com.
Enjoy live music by Innertwyned, one of Charlotte’s top soul bands. Specials include $5 martinis, cocktails, and select appetizers. 7-11 p.m. Free. Delta’s Restaurant, 525 N. Tryon St., deltasrestaurant.com.
Wednesday, June 6
Mix at Six
There are only two events left for this season's run of this weekly, suburban after-work affair. Live music this Wednesday by Borderlyne. Enjoy food and drinks from surrounding restaurants, and prizes will be raffled away. 6-9 p.m. Free. Ballantyne Village, 14825 Ballantyne Village Way, ballantynevillage.com/mix-at-six.
Pop Life—The Kappa Takeover
This edition of Pop Life celebrates Kappa Week 2012 with the Charlotte Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi. There will be music by Ciroc Boyz DJ Quicksilva and DJ Shaun Nyce, and you’ll be able to watch the NBA playoff game. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free; VIP tables available, firstname.lastname@example.org. Re:Public, 314 N. College St., facebook.com/republic.charlotte, thesolkitchen.com.
Level Wednesday’s Four-Year Anniversary
DJ Lema, resident DJ at Las Vegas nightclubs Tao, Lavo, and Marquee, is leading the charge in the anniversary celebration of this weekly party. 10 p.m. Cost varies; VIP tables available. Suite, at EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St., suitecharlotte.com.
Thursday, June 7
The Bachelor Casting Call / Alive After Five
At this week’s AA5 event, producers from ABC’s The Bachelor are holding an open casting call for single women at Suite. You could follow in Charlottean Emily Maynard’s footsteps. Meanwhile, the AA5 party continues with live music this week by Funky Monks (a Red Hot Chili Peppers cover band) on the rooftop stage and White Chocolate on the courtyard stage. There will be plenty of drink stations, plus surrounding restaurants offering dining specials. 5-9 p.m. Free admission; VIP, $25, includes complimentary beer, wine, and food. EpiCentre, 210 E. Trade St., aliveafterfives.com, epicentrenc.com.
Ladies Night with Lazy Day
Ladies will enjoy two free drinks compliments of LazyDay. Everyone can partake in the $3 wells drinks and $5 Jager bombs. 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Free. Town Tavern, 200 N. Tryon St., towntaverncharlotte.com, lazyday.com.
Verify dates, times, prices, and other info at the web addresses listed for each event.
Be sure to bookmark www.charlottemagazine.com/Blogs/Dusk-Till-Dawn to stay plugged into Charlotte nightlife.