Markets at 11

Starting on May 8, the South Charlotte community is invited to enjoy a daycation in the heart of Ballantyne!


What to Expect

In partnership with Esther & Elsa, Northwood Office presents Markets at 11, an open-air market with live music, outdoor yoga, picnicking, brews, food trucks and more in Ballantyne’s Backyard.

Markets at 11: Local businesses are bringing their craft for the South Charlotte community to shop and enjoy! Browse specialty beauty, health and home products on Ballantyne’s former golf course. Grab bites from local food trucks and brews from Sycamore Brewing. Post up on your picnic blanket and get your groove on with musical artists all day long! Markets at 11 is open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the second Saturday of each month. Pack a picnic, cooler, sunscreen and the pups! View FAQs for Markets at 11.

Ballantyne’s Backyard: Connect with nature and enjoy Ballantyne’s newest community park any day of the week! Located on the former golf course, Ballantyne’s Backyard has rolling hills, ponds, flat greens and sandpits that offer the whole family an abundance of lush green space to relax and play. Run or walk the trails, throw the frisbee, fly a kite, go fishing and picnic at your leisure. Ballantyne’s Backyard is your backyard. Park hours are dawn to dusk. View more guidelines.

Admission is free. Markets at 11 is a rain or shine event. Free parking is available at 11611 North Community House Road, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Up Next: June 12

Check back for our vendor list and event schedule!


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2021 Markets at 11 Schedule

  • May 8 September 11
    June 12 October 9
    July 10 November 13
    August 14 December 11


Explore the goBallantyne events calendar for more activities in Ballantyne.

Ballantyne’s Backyard Bylaws

Be Kind
Please be considerate of those enjoying and maintaining Ballantyne’s Backyard.

Be Responsible
Do your part to keep our park clean! Pick up after yourself and your pooch. Weapons, glass and unauthorized vehicles and drones are not permitted at any time.

Be Respectful
Treat others how you want to be treated. Ballantyne’s Backyard is family-friendly, please dress and act accordingly.

While Ballantyne’s Backyard is located on a former golf course, it has been converted to a privately-owned community park, and golf is no longer permitted.

Bylaws are subject to change per Northwood Office. Ballantyne security and CMPD have the right to remove any violators. Questions? Email [email protected].

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