Arts & Culture

How to Celebrate the Chinese New Year in Charlotte

Lunar New Year is the biggest celebration of the year for many Asian countries.

posted by Alice Lee February 01, 2021

6 Holiday Traditions by Charlotte Tastemakers

Charlotte has fast become an international city, boasting residents who represent a vast array of cultures from around the world. With the holiday season underway, a few influential Charlotte tastemakers have shared their own traditional meals and celebrations that remind them of home and have become family staples over the years.

posted by Loán Lake December 10, 2020

How to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in Charlotte

Although the annual Hola Charlotte Festival, the largest Hispanic Heritage celebration in the city, will be a virtual event this year, there are still a variety of ways to show your support for the Hispanic community in Charlotte.

posted by Wynee Bermudez September 09, 2020

Queer Performers Keep the Show Going in Charlotte

COVID-19 has been challenging for everyone, but those in the performing arts have been hit hard especially. Here's how a few, local queer artists remain strong.

posted by Jared Misner August 26, 2020

Stronger Together – 11 Unexpected Local Partnerships

Charlotte brands team up during COVID-19.

posted by Callie Langhorne May 21, 2020

At-Home Innovations from 14 Local Companies

These local companies have introduced new offerings during COVID-19.

posted by Callie Langhorne May 15, 2020

How Charlotte Artists Are Staying Creative During COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has drastically changed the lives of artists and performers who make a living at live shows, galleries and festivals. But even with social distancing in place, you can still show your support for your favorite local creator.

posted by Jessica Swannie May 15, 2020

A Musical Movement: How to Help Charlotte Musicians

As we continue to practice social distancing, music venues and artists in the community are losing their livelihood. Here’s how you can support them while at home, from livestreams to social media to purchasing merchandise.

posted by Jessica Swannie April 14, 2020

Discover the Magic of Sleeping Beauty on Stage

Experience Charlotte Ballet’s re-worked & updated vision for of one of the world’s most popular ballets.

posted on February 20, 2020

Celebrate Hanukkah in Charlotte

Whether you prefer to bundle up with your family or show off your fancy holiday threads, here are Hanukkah happenings to put on your December itinerary.

posted by Chelsea Galusky November 20, 2019

¡Cuba! Exhibition at Discovery Place Science

Take a trip to Cuba without ever leaving Charlotte.

posted by Sallie Funderburk November 04, 2019

Top Concerts and Tours Coming This Spring

It’s no doubt spring is a great time for music, with a long list of big names visiting Charlotte to go along with our first outdoor concerts of the year. Let’s take a look at some of the shows you need to put on your calendar today.

posted by Andy Goh March 28, 2019