Nightlife in Hickory

Brad Paisley Country Nation World Tour at PNC Music Pavilion on Friday, September 19, at 7 p.m. (Up to 58% Off)

Brad Paisley Country Nation World Tour

PNC Music Pavilion

$59.36 $25

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Award-winning country singer Brad Paisley takes the stage with rising stars Randy Houser, Leah Turner, and Charlie Worsham

UZoo & 42 The Ultimate Coldplay Tribute at Fillmore Charlotte on Friday, September19, at 9 p..m. (Up to 51% Off)

UZoo

Fillmore Charlotte

$13.22 $6.50

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U2 tribute passionately plays the band's hit anthems, from "Pride (In The Name Of Love)" to "New Years Day,"

$5 for a Movie Outing with a Ticket at Studio Movie Grill (Up to $10.25 Value)

Studio Movie Grill

Charlotte, EpiCentre

$10.25 $5

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A wide selection of new releases and cult classics is projected on towering screens as viewers watch from leather recliners and tables

90-Minute In-Home Tasting of Six Wines for Up to 16 People from Wines for Humanity (Up to 59% Off)

Wines for Humanity

On Location

$120 $49

Wine guides bring their wares to home parties, where guests are able to select bottles for purchase—with proceeds going to charity

On-Site Hookah Party with Four or Six Hookahs, Attendant, Five Flavors, and Coals from Hookahlife Charlotte (Half Off)

Hookahlife Charlotte

On Location

$350 $175

Attendants set up hookahs and mix and match flavors for three hours, keeping things burning with charcoal made from pure coconut shells

Dinner Show for One or Two from The Murder Mystery Company (52% Off)

The Murder Mystery Company

Charlotte SMS Atrium

$60 $29

Interactive dinnertime murder mystery that stars professional actors tests diners’ sleuthing skills throughout a multicourse meal

$29 for Entry to Bubbly Fest at Bubble Charlotte on Friday, September 26 ($60 Value)

Bubble Charlotte

EpiCentre Charlotte

$60 $29

Guests sample upscale champagne while enjoying music provided by the live DJ

Eight-Sample Wine Tasting with Souvenir Glass and Snack for Two or Four at Cauble Creek Vineyard (Up to 53% Off)

Cauble Creek Vineyard

Locke

$36 $18

Guests explore the grounds of a 36-acre vineyard after sampling eight wines

Murder Mystery Dinner for One or Two at Marmalade LLC (Up to 54% Off)

Marmalade LLC

Inman

$75 $35

Diners are immersed in a whodunnit-style mystery, and must solve the crime as they dine on French-inspired meals

$20 for a Wine Tasting for Two with Bottle of Wine and Hat or Tumbler at Grassy Creek Vineyard ($40 Value)

Grassy Creek Vineyard

State Road

$40 $20

Yadkin Valley winery provides tastings for pairs, along with a logo hat or insulated wine tumbler and a bottle of one of its creations

Wine Tasting, Wineglasses, and Cheese Plates at Hilton Vineyard (Up to 55% Off)

Hilton Vineyard

Monroe

$32 $15

Guests can choose 8 wines to sample from a selection of 24 wines

Wine Tasting Packages at Southern Medley Wine Cellar (Up to 49% Off). Two Options Available.

Southern Medley Wine Cellar

Uptown Wadesboro

$27.50 $14

Choose from seven wines produced and bottled onsite; packages include tastings, bottle of wine, and appetizers or desserts

$19 for Pub Food and One Hour of Pool at Fat Cats Billiards (Up to $40 Value)

Fat Cats Billiards

Asheville

$40 $19

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An unlimited number of players enjoy an hour of pool while sipping beer and snacking on chicken tenders and burgers

$30 for $50 Worth of Sports-Bar Food — 550 Tavern & Grille

550 Tavern & Grille

Fletcher

$50 $30

One look at our menu will show you, we don't serve your typical bar food; live entertainment on Friday and Saturday.

Wine or Craft Beer Tasting for Two at Wine & Beer (Up to 45% Off)

Wine & Beer

Greer

$20 $11

Connoisseurs host regular tastings of from local wineries and breweries, enhanced with weekend karaoke on weekends and family-oriented games

Two-Hour Rental of Private Billiards Room or Open Billiards Table at Gate City Billiards Club (50% Off)

Gate City Billiards Club

Greensboro

$160 $80

Pool hall hosts groups with 11 billiards tables, dart boards, foosball, and eight flat-screen TVs

Select Local Merchants

Revolution Ale House pairs more than 24 draughts with craft pizzas and sandwiches crafted from locally-sourced ingredients. Classic pizza ingredients share crust space with more eclectic choices, such as cracked egg, curry sauce, barbecue pork, and a sweet beer glaze. Sandwiches include a Bleu cheese-stuffed burger and pita stuffed with veg-friendly falafel that's made in-house. The chefs also muddle the line between sandwich and pizza with the creation of the Reuben pie, a crust topped with mozzarella, slaw mix, corned beef, and 1000 island dressing.

2391 North Center Street
Hickory,
NC
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Chefs at Joey’s Fine Food & Spirits draw inspiration from a number of regional cuisines to prepare fish in a wide variety of flavors and aromas. Here you can taste everything from sesame-encrusted ahi tuna to Cajun-style sautéed shrimp and grits, or try Red Stripe beer-battered pollock fillets. In addition to the ocean fare, the chefs also grill angus beef rib-eye steaks, hand-pattied burgers, and toss salads with candied pecans and goat cheese. Joey’s clientele especially like the chicken wings, tossed in 1 of 15 sauces, including teriyaki, honey habanero, and spicy garlic. In addition to karaoke and trivia nights, Joey’s has multiple televisions that make it an enjoyable setting for watching football, college basketball, or professional food-fight tournaments.

7913 Natalie Commons Dr.
Denver,
NC
US

The dueling pianists at Piano Man face off, vying for applause as they blaze through the biggest hits from the last hundred years. As they hit each note with perfection, audience members holler their requests and sing along with the pros, a fact the house prides itself on. When their requests hit the stage, guests can cheers with a host of tropical drinks, including the Malibu Painkiller—a euphoric combination of Malibu coconut, black, and sunshine blended with lemonade, OJ, and sprite—or the Entourage Margarita, with Avion tequila, raspberry liqueur, pineapple juice, and fresh-squeezed lime juice. To make sure they can remember the name of their favorite song, guests can soak up the cocktails with a menu of pub food classics such as burgers and wings.

19701 Bethel Church Rd
Cornelius,
NC
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When James Hughes, Steven Ramsey, and Matthew Connors moved to Florida together, they fished and lounged on the beach all day and worked at restaurants and bars all night. After returning to the Carolinas, the trio opened Sharkey's Raw Bar & Grill to capture the spirit of their favorite beachside pastime and the infectious energy of the area?s bustling nightlife. The private chef for the Masters golf tournament for five years, executive chef Steven steams, grills, and fries some of the ocean?s tastiest catches, including shrimp, oysters, crab, and fish. His menu also unfolds with crab-cake sandwiches, 10-ounce rib-eye steaks, and gator bites most popular with vengeful pirates with hooks for hands.

A second-place-award winner in the 2011 National Bartending Competition, Matthew manages a full stock of liquor that washes down each bite. Diners can dig in at the outdoor seating area or in the spacious 125-seat dining room, which evokes an oceanic feel with a large mural of octopi, sharks, fish, and a sunbathing Poseidon. Along with their fresh seafood, Sharkey's Raw Bar & Grill entices guests with live music every Friday and Saturday night.

141 W Main Ave.
Gastonia,
NC
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Far more than a mere bar, Tavern 24 treats its guests to a relaxed, cozy atmosphere full of cold beers, hearty pub cuisine, sports on the TV, and a family-friendly environment. Guests sink their teeth into gourmet Angus-beef burgers, thin-crust pizzas, or plates of steak and grilled salmon, or sip margaritas, wine, and tasty craft beer on tap.

421 Cox Road
Gastonia,
NC
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Just like the game of golf, Fore! appeals to everyone, even going so far as to use the local landscape as inspiration. The restaurant and pub gets locally sourced produce and meats daily from nearby farmers to craft creative dishes for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Farm fresh eggs and fruit fill up diners with early tee times, and the lunch menu delights tastes buds with healthy wraps and salads.

12905 Rosedale Hill Avenue
Huntersville,
NC
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