Things to Do

Just Opened in Charlotte - Jan. '21

2021 is sure to bring a slew of new businesses to the area. Check out the ones below to kick-start this fresh year the right away.

posted by Allie Papajohn January 25, 2021

Virtual Family-Friendly Activities in Charlotte

From virtual roller coaster rides to science experiments and stories under the sea, these local attractions are bringing the fun to your own home.

posted by Jessica Swannie January 14, 2021

21 Ways Charlotte Can Help You Keep Your 2021 Resolutions

With mild weather, new small businesses opening, world-class museums, nearby trails, and more, Charlotte is the perfect place to enact your New Year’s resolutions.

posted by Ashley Rossi January 06, 2021

Alcohol-Free Activities for Dry January and Beyond

Whether you’re sober, sober curious or just taking some time off from drinking, there’s plenty to do in Charlotte that doesn’t involve alcohol. Here are a few ways to get started:

posted by Molly Ruggere January 05, 2021

Take on Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Discovery Place Science

If you or your family and friends are looking for something different to do in the Queen City, explore Discovery Place Science’s newest exhibit: AI: Artificial Intelligence – Your Mind and the Machine presented by The Relayer Group.

posted on January 04, 2021

Just Opened in Charlotte - Dec. '20

Bundle up, Charlotte! Although the weather is colder, the latest openings in the Queen City are heating up. Grab your friends, family and mask, and discover the newest restaurants and stores that are bringing their own twist to this city.

posted by Allie Papajohn December 18, 2020

Your Guide to 7th Street Public Market

You guide to enjoying the city’s family-friendly indoor dining and retail space conveniently located in Uptown.

posted by DeAnna Taylor December 16, 2020

Ways to Celebrate Kwanzaa in Charlotte

History and culture. Immerse yourself in the cultural celebration of African and African-American tradition during Kwanzaa in Charlotte.

posted by Regina Johnson December 15, 2020

45 Things to Do to Keep You Warm This Winter

Although many events and activities will look a little different this year, these drive-ins, drive-thrus, distanced gatherings and digital experiences will keep you and your crew cozy enough to get through the winter.

posted by Amanda Lea December 03, 2020

Neighborhood Explorer: Cotswold

Located at the intersection of Randolph and Sharon Amity Roads, the Cotswold neighborhood is one of the most desirable places to settle down in the Queen City.

posted by Sallie Funderburk December 01, 2020

Just Opened in Charlotte - Nov. 2020

As Charlotte enters cooler days, we’re seeing a slow but steady stream of new openings. Keep these new businesses in mind as you’re out and about staying safe and supporting local.

posted by Allie Papajohn November 24, 2020

Outdoor Holiday Experiences to Enjoy This Season

While the holidays certainly look different this year, we are still devoted to keeping the spirit of the season alive with a handful of activities around Charlotte. Below you’ll find a few places to start – so blast Michael Bublé and grab that cup of cocoa, it’s time to deck the halls.

posted by Callie Langhorne November 23, 2020