The 2021 Circle K Speed Street festival will be held in Uptown Charlotte October 7th-9th at Romare Bearden Park. The event is free and will include concerts by Chris Lane, Collective Soul, The Hamiltones, and many others.
● Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 5, the following streets will be closed to traffic:
○ Parking lane on Mint Street between MLK & 3rd closes (lane closest to the park)
○ Parking lane on 3rd Street closes (lane closest to the park)
○ Parking lane/indention on Church (closest to the park)
○ MLK between Church & Mint closes
○ Northbound Lanes of Mint Street between MLK & 3rd
○ 3rd Street between Church & Mint (one lane of 3rd will remain open between
Poplar & Church, with access from Poplar)
● Beginning Wednesday, Oct. 6, the following streets will also close to traffic:
○ Parking lanes on Poplar between 3rd & 4th
○ Southbound lanes of Mint Street between MLK & 4th
○ Right turn lane of Mint between MLK and entrance to parking garage
All streets will reopen to the public on Sunday, Oct. 10.
Music begins each day at 1pm. The festival headliners include:
Thursday, October 7th – R&B:
Friday, October 8th – Rock:
Better Than Ezra
Saturday, October 9th – Country:
There will also be a diversity in racing and beyond, featuring Bubba Wallace and others on Thursday, October 7th. Click HERE for full details.