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Good Scoop. Here are 18 Hidden Gem Neighborhoods in Charlotte from Local Real Estate Pros

Lots of neighborhoods in Charlotte have instant name recognition....

Ask The Realtors: What are the Hot and Up & Coming Neighborhoods in Charlotte?

With its dichotomy of quiet neighborhoods lined with historic...

Photographer Laura Wolff Shows Her Favorite Uptown & South End Sights

We're sharing photos of the city from some of...

Art Outside. Here Are 20 Uptown Murals to See Right Now.

Charlotte is now brimming with street art and murals;...

Get Out. Hiking Near Charlotte

The North Carolina high country offers 3,000+ miles of free, public hiking trails within 100 miles of Asheville ~ at least during normal times. Many NC parks and nature preserves have begun to re-open to visitors ~ with safe...

Visit These Less Popular Charlotte Area Parks and Nature Preserves to Keep Your Distance

One thing that has helped ease the stress of our new lifestyle has been the weather. Being able to go for walks on the regular and eat outside has been sanity saving. We are all familiar with Charlotte's larger...

Drive by These Charlotte Murals for a Fun Outing ~ Takeout Meal Ideas Included.

Need a change of scenery but still want to stay socially distant? Here's a fun idea for an outing ~ combine your takeout orders with a drive by some of our city's amazing murals. We've set up our list...

Open Vs Closed. Where to Go Ice Skating in Charlotte This Year (Updated).

OPEN THIS YEAR Open - Speedway's New RinkOpen Nightly Through Sunday, January 17, 2021 **Light Show and Ice Rink Closed Christmas Day, Dec. 25 ** You can add the all-new 5,400-square-foot ice rink to your list of Holiday 2020 must-do's, as...

Our Uptown Girls Guide. What to Do Uptown with Your Thanksgiving Guests.

This Uptown Guide sponsored by Charlotte Center City and the Novant Health Thanksgiving Day Parade Be a queen and impress your out of town guests with the ultimate Uptown Charlotte itinerary. Melt their travel woes and let our city do...

Have You Kept Up: Your 30 Musts by 35 in Charlotte

Our city has grown. She's learned some things. 10 years ago she was pumped about the Epicenter. Now? She knows better. Charlotte has become the girl that stays up late but never sleeps in. She is southern-sassy. Sexy. Lean and...

In Order of Opening Day, the Fall Corn Mazes in CLT

Football season has begun and pumpkin spice lattes are back. Fall is right around the corner and we're gearing up for corn mazes, apple picking and all of our favorite Fall activities. These farms near the Charlotte area offer...

The Best U-Pick Apple Picking Orchards Near Charlotte 2019

September is right around the corner and that means it's apple picking time. Whether you’re looking for a day of family fun or a creative date idea, apple picking is something anyone can enjoy. North Carolina has tons of...

Anne Springs Close Greenway New Welcome Center Now Open

Anne Springs Close Greenway just opened its new welcome center, named the Greenway Gateway to serve as a hub for activities at the 2,100-acre nature preserve and outdoor recreation site.   The 6,300-square-foot facility provides a “front door” that...

Charlotte’s Best Instagram Spots for Summer 2019

The Queen City is exploding with murals and art installations these days, making Summer 2019 a selfie, doodle-gramming, confetti heart heaven. Here are our favorite Charlotte Instagram Spots to see yourself in this summer. How many have you already...

23 Best Charlotte Parks From Fort Mill to Mooresville

While rising temps might tempt you to stay cooped up indoors nd in the balmy comfort of your AC, summer is the perfect time to get out and enjoy exercising, playing, or just lounging in the shade. Even better...

Don’t Miss The Nomadic Murals Tapestry Exhibit at The Bechtler

Nomadic Murals: Tapestries of the Modern Era is open now through December 1, 2019 at THE BECHTLER MUSEUM OF MODERN ART. For the first time, the museum's entire tapestry collection will be on display along side five exceptional...

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