Once a year have a "Kayak Day" at Big Spring Park. Kayakers would be invited to kayak around in the lagoon for fun and also the amusement the of the spectators.
When we lived in Charlotte they had a yearly event there called the Taste of Charlotte where local restaurants would set up stands downtown and people could buy tokens to sample their food. They would prepare their signature dishes etc and make them available for certain amounts of tokens. This would allow people to sample the foods of alot of restraunts and it was a very popular event every summer downtown. It was a... more »