4 Ways to Have Fun at This Year’s Southern Women’s Show

An annual favorite is coming to Charlotte August 26-28 and we’ve got the inside scoop on the best fun - as well as discounted tickets - for MomsCharlotte readers. The Southern Women’s Show is a weekend event at the Charlotte Convention Center chock full of inspiration, health, beauty, fashion, food, and fun for women of all ages. A great way to share a day with friends, meet other moms, and get to know some of the fabulous local businesses that cater to the women of Charlotte, this is a don’t-miss event!

As well as daily wardrobe & makeup workshops, hourly fashion shows and cooking demonstrations all weekend long, here are out 4 favorite highlights at this year’s show:

The Ultimate Playdate: Held on Friday and Sunday from 10am-1pm at the Spotlight Stage, this playdate celebrates moms and kids with fun games, singalongs and yoga. Parents and little ones can spend time together shopping, playing and participating in the ultimate playdate all under one roof.

Meet & Greets: Plan on getting to know Keegan Allen from the hit TV show “Pretty Little Liars” at the Fashion & Entertainment Stage on Saturday and NC native Whitney Way Thore, star of TV’s “My Big Fat Fabulous Life” on Sunday, as well as a host of other celebrities.

Mother-Daughter Fun: Saturday features a day of makeovers & pampering, shopping & fun, as well as the Mother Daughter Lookalike Contest hosted by Ramona Holloway from 107.9 The Link & her mom, Wheezy. Melt-In Your Mouth hosts the Mother Daughter Cake Decorating Contest on the Spotlight Stage, and moms and daughters can get their groove on at the Mother Daughter Hula-Hoop Contest hosted by PowerHoopz Fitness System.

Food Lion Kitchen Stage: Check out culinary demonstrations, food sampling & trivia games all weekend long.

Tickets at the door are $12, but we’ve got a deal for you....$7 tickets with discount code MOMSCLT16. To redeem, go to and click on the Online Tickets field at the top right side of the screen – then enter MOMSCLT16 in the Promotional Code box on the left side of the screen to purchase/print tickets for only $7.00 each.