THINGS TO DO

Bucket List To Do: Where to See Llama or Alpaca Near Charlotte

Definitely not just for the kids! Plan a day trip to one of these farms, near or far, to pet and learn, take yoga, shop, drink wine & more and support our local farms while you have some fun....

20+ Free or Cheap Charlotte Summer Concerts on Repeat.

CHARLOTTE AREA SUMMER CONCERTS Music at the Met Thursdays6-9pmFREE1111 Metropolitan Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204 Acoustic music series live on the patio by the greenway, tons of different bands coming, full deets on their facebook page here. Free parking. Dogs must be kept...

Sneaker Art, Camp North End, Beatles Tributes, Black Pride Week, Food Truck Festivals, Trail Runs and More Things to Do This Weekend (7/8)

You may need a little break after the excitement of July 4th weekend but that doesn't mean things are slowing down in Charlotte! Keep the holiday momentum going with a trip to the fair or a visit to the...

Sunflower Fields & Picking Near Charlotte Sorted by Driving Distance

Historically, sunflower season peaks in our area in July, with a two week period in early July for the best blooms, depending on annual rainfall and temps. However, we've seen photos in August from LY where there were still...

The Fair, FrankFest, RedWhite&Blues, and 12 Other Parties, Parades & Things to Do This July 4th Weekend

It’s the weekend we have all been waiting for, the one we prepare for every year with pre-planned outfits, shopping lists and a calendar chock-full of fun ways to celebrate the 4th of July. Put your game face on...

Where to See the July 4th Fireworks Around Here This Year

We missed getting together for firework shows last 4th of July, but this year the party is back on! Even better news: July 4th lands on a Sunday this year, so expect the party to go through the...

Live Your Best Lake Life this Summer at Lake Norman

Nothing says summer like spending a day at the lake and lucky for us, among the many things that make Charlotte an incredible place to live is our proximity to Lake Norman and all of the amenities lake living...

Street Food & Beer Party, Summer Soiree, Popchella, Dog Parade, Vegan Market, Symphony, BBQ + Bluegrass, and More Things to Do This Weekend (6/24)

It's officially summer and everyone around town certainly knows how to make the most of it! Take your pick of festivals, outdoor markets, live music and more. Start celebrating America a little early this year and get ready for...

Charlotte’s Most Instagram Worthy Spots Update

Who's missed posting all things Charlotte? How do we rev it up again? Our Instagram highlight reels needs new life. Let's show off our city once again — and us. The best of the best? That's what the...

Make Music Uptown, Art Walk, Juneteenth, Knights Baseball, Rail Trail Clean Up, Father’s Day Fun, & More Things to Do This Weekend (6/17)

As we settle into the warm, sunny (and humid!) days of summer, fun in the Queen City can be found everywhere. This week launches some long awaited events including the Charlotte Black Film Festival, Immersive Van Gogh and (next...

Bike & Brew, Broadway in Charlotte, Summer Markets, Art Outdoors, Music at the Duke Mansion & More Things to Do This Weekend (6/10)

Summer is in full swing and there is no better time to get out and gather with the friends and loved ones we have missed so much over the past year! Whether you are packing up the whole family,...

Juneteenth Celebrations in Charlotte This Year

Juneteenth celebrates the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States, on the anniversary date of the June 19, 1865 announcement of General Order No. 3 by the Union Army proclaiming freedom from slavery in Texas, over a month after the formal...

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