Events In Our Region

These events are hosted by our implementation partners and/or on Carolina Thread Trail sections. If you would like your event posted, please email

​Second Saturday Cleanups
Volunteer to keep our waterways along or near Thread Trail segments clean every second Saturday! Charlotte-Mecklenburg staff will be at a specific location every second Saturday of the month with supplies and snacks for volunteers. Each event will be held from 9:00am-12:00pm. The location of these events will be on their website as well at the CMSWS social media pages. There is no need to register, although if you have a large group please email to ensure there will be enough supplies.​​

·         July 8 – Irwin Creek; 1225 Remount Road

·         August 12

·         September 9

·         October 14

·         November 11​

·         December 9​​

September 16 
Baxter Trails CureSearch Ultimate Hike 
Harlan’s Heroes and CureSearch are teaming up with Baxter Trails to tell children’s cancer to take a hike, and you can join us! Grab your friends and family members and register your team for the largest volunteer planned CureSearch Hike in the United States! Each team member raises money for lifesaving children’s cancer research. The hike is hosted on part of the Thread Trail with in the Baxter Village trail system.