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Cycle Charlotte and Crank It Up!
Saturday May 9
Cycle Charlotte and Crank it Up Music Festival
Experience Charlotte Without a Windshield
Cycle Charlotte is a bicycle festival promoting a friendly and safer environment for bicycle transportation in the Queen City. This exciting festival will feature events for people of abilities and skill levels. The ride includes a police supported 13 mile ride through Uptown Charlotte, Fourth Ward, NoDa, Plaza-Midwood and surrounding neighborhoods.. The ride will travel through several of Charlotte’s beautiful neighborhoods and will have rest stops, mechanical support and follow vehicles. After the ride, enjoy the festival atmosphere with variety of food, live

entertainment with Custom Grass Revue, Lindy Dobbins and the Red Velvet Manx and Byron McMurry Trio featuring Bryon and Fitz of Acoustic Syndicate and other activities for all to enjoy.

Location: Amos' Southend
Ride Time: Ride: 5:30PM to 7:00 PM
Music Time: 6:30PM until
Ride Cost: $20 entry includes the ride, food and entry into Crank it Up at Amos' Southend
Contact: or Malcolm McLean at or 704-572-3488; Neal Boyd at

The Inaugural Crank It UP! Music Festival Rolls into Historic Southend on May 9

Crank It UP! it up is part of Cycle Charlotte but if you choose not to ride, you can come enjoy the live performances by The Byron McMurry Trio, featuring Bryon and Fitz McMurry of Acoustic Syndicate.

Also performing --- The Custom Grass Revue and Lindy Dobbins & the Red Velvet Manx.

This event is a fundraiser for ongoing Tarheel Trailblazers and the Dirt Divas trail projects in the Greater Charlotte area and to promote a friendly and safe environment for bicycle transportation in the Queen City.

Location: Amos' Southend
Music Cost: $18 at the door, $15 in advance at
Music Time: 6:30PM until
Contact: Neal Boyd at
Amos' Southend is a NON SMOKING music venue!

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