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21 Ways to Get Back to Uptown This Spring & Summer

Looking for something new to do? See some new...

See Uptown Through a New Lens

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

Charlotte Car Dates by the Decade

Feeling frigid? Time for some heat. Let's talk the...

Support Local with These Picks from CLT Real Estate Pros.

Charlotte's neighborhoods are filled with some of the region's...

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

Lots of neighborhoods in Charlotte have instant name recognition. Myers Park, Dilworth, Southpark — they've been around (and popular!) for years and have the real estate price tags to prove it. But what about buyers who are looking for...

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

With its dichotomy of quiet neighborhoods lined with historic homes and funky urban enclaves full of art, music and revelry, Charlotte can sometimes feel like many cities-within-a-city. And considering an estimated 120 people move to Charlotte every day, the...

Photographer Laura Wolff Shows Her Favorite Uptown & South End Sights

We're sharing photos of the city from some of our favorite QC Photographers in a series sponsored by Charlotte Center City Partners. Last month we checked out many local murals with Brooke Brown, and this month we're touring with...

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

Charlotte is now brimming with street art and murals; we have so much art outside bringing expressions of beauty, vision, frustration, history, statement, and local culture to our public. Touring these works is the perfect "safe-outside" fresh air activity,...

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...

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